MOG Fiber Optic Cable CTX25H9H 2-24 cores, CST Armoured, Fire Retardant & Fire Resistant, LSZH

Fiber Optic Outdoor, corrugated steel tape, 2500N, IEC 60332-3-22 Cat.A, IEC60331-23, 2-24 cores.
CTX25H9H Rev.00, Date 2019-09-09

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  • Outdoor and duct installation
  • Metallic armour
  • Excellent rodent resistance
  • Watertight
  • Fire Retardant, LSZH, UV-Resistant
  • Fire Resistant 



Standards of reference and applications

  • IEC 60793, IEC 60794
  • Telecommunication backbones
  • Intrabuilding Voice and Data/LAN Communication Networks
  • Installation in Ducts & Conduits or open air
  • Marine, Oil&Gas, Onshore & Offshore 
  • Heavy duty 


Installation Features

Store at  -10 to +70 °C
Install at -0 to +50 °C, Bend minimum 20 times O.D. (installation)
Operate at  -30 to +70 °CBend minimum 10 times O.D. (static)



Optical fiber : 125/250μm Single Mode or Multi Mode
Buffer : PBTP loose tube filled with jelly, nominal diameter 2.8-3.5mm (2-12 cores) or 4.2-4.5mm (16, 24 cores).
Fiber barrier : mica tape
Inner strength member :  glass yarns.
Inner jacket :  LSZH black, nominal thickness 1.0mm.

Armour:  corrugated steel tape, optical coverage 100%.
Outer jacket : LSZH black, UV resistant, nominal thickness 1.5mm.
Marking : APS Finland – ww/yy – Armoured Fiber Optic Cable CTX25H9H fiber count x fiber type – P/N – LSZH-UVR IEC60332-3-22 IEC60331-23 – lot + meter


Environmental properties

Degree of acidity of gases : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 
Halogen acid gas : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 
Smoke Emission : IEC 61034-2, EN 50268-2
Toxicity of evolved gas : EN 50305 9.2
Flame retardant : IEC 60332-1-2
Fire retardant : IEC 60332-3-22 Cat.A
Fire resistant : IEC 60332-3-22 Cat.A
Water penetration : IEC 60794-1-2-F5-B (inner core only)
UV resistant : ASTM G 154, IEC 60068-2-5, UL1581


Mechanical properties

Pulling tension : 2500N (installation), 1000N (operation);
Crush :  2500N/100mm;

Impact :
Repeated bending :  25 cycles
Torsion :  10 Turns
Water penetration :  3m cable, 1m water, 24 hours (IEC 60794-1-2-F5)


Colour code of fibers

Bundle ABlueOrangeGreenBrownGreyWhiteRed BlackYellow VioletPinkAqua
Bundle BBlueOrangeGreenBrownGreyWhiteRed BlackYellow VioletPinkAqua



Fiber Optic characteristics

See detailed specification of optical fibers.


Ordering and delivery information

Fiber CountPart NumberNo. of tubesFibers per tubeNominal O.D. (mm)Weight (kg/km)Packaging (*)

xx = fiber type                  OS2=S2, G657A1=A1, G657A2=A2, OM1=M1, OM2=M2, OM3=M3, OM4=M4, OM5=M5
oo = delivery length         2000m=D2
(*) a tolerance of ±5% applies to the delivery length.               


Recommended connectivity

Pigtails : APS LIIN-25 series
Patch cords : APS LIIN-25 series
Adapters : APS LIIN-25 series
Patch Panels : APS LIIN-25 series



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