Offshore universal fire resistant, armoured fibre optic cable UTX92U 2-24 cores, MUD-Resistant, 1500N

Central tube, water blocking, corrugated steel tape, IEC60331-25, IEC60332-3-24, NEK606, 2-24 cores.
UTX92U Rev.00, Date 2018-09-11

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Installation features

Store at : -40 to +70°C
Install at : -5 to +50°CBend minimum : 20 times O.D.
Operate at : -40 to +85°CBend minimum : 15 times O.D.



Bare fiber : 250µm
Buffer : Loose tube (Ø2.8mm up to 12 fibers, Ø3.5mm for 16-24 fibers) filled with jelly, housing up to 24 fibers
Fire barrier :  mica tape.
Protection :  anti-rodent glass yarns, water blocking.

Armour:  corrugated steel tape.
Outer sheath : black fire retardant, UV-resistant and MUD-resistant LSZH SHF2 material (nom. thick. ≥1.0mm).
Marking :  APS Finland ww/mm – FIBER OPTIC CABLE UTX92U [fibre count and type] – SHF2-MUD NEK606 – IEC60331-25 IEC60332-3-24 – Lot no + meter


Environmental properties and Fire Performances

Degree of acidity of gases : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 (pH value ≥ 4,3 and Conductivity ≤10µS/mm)
Halogen acid gas : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 (Halogen acid gas emission ≤ 0.5%)
Smoke Emission : IEC 61034-2, EN 50268-2 (Transmittance) ≥ 60%)
Toxicity of evolved gas : EN50305 9.2
Flame retardant : IEC 60332-1-2
Fire retardant : IEC 60332-3-24 Cat.C
Fire resistant : IEC 60331-25 (90 min.)
Ozone resistant : IEC60811-2-1, DIN VDE 0472 part 805 B
Weather resistant : ASTM G 154, EN 11507
Oil resistant : IEC60811, IRM 903
MUD resistant : NEK606:2009, IEC60092-350
Water absorption : IEC60811-1-3
Water penetration : IEC 60794-1-2-F5-B (inner core only)
UV resistant : ASTM G 154 IEC 60068-2-5


Mechanical properties

Pulling tension :  1500 N (Δα reversible, IEC 60794-1-2-E1)
Crush :  1000N/100mm (Δα reversible, IEC 60794-1-2-E3)
Impact :  5J (Δα reversible, IEC 60794-1-2-E4)
Water penetration :  3m cable, 1m water, 24 hours (IEC 60794-1-2-F5)


Colour code of fibers

BlueOrangeGreenBrownGreyWhiteRed 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
2UTX92U02 ff D2129.5120Drum 2000m +/-5%
4UTX92U04 ff D2149.5120Drum 2000m +/-5%
8UTX92U08 ff D2189.5120Drum 2000m +/-5%
12UTX92U12 ff D21129.5120Drum 2000m +/-5%
24UTX92U24 ff D21249.5120Drum 2000m +/-5%

ff =  S2 for G652D, A1 for G657A1, M1 for OM1, M2 for OM2, M3 for OM3, M4 for OM4, M5 for OM5.



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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