QFCI-UNI type, single loose tube, metallic armoured, SHF1, fire resistant IEC60331, fire retardant IEC60332-3-22 Cat.A (B)

Up to 24 cores, metallic armoured, SHF1, Fire Resistant & Fire Retardant
MOQFCIUNI SHF1, 26.07.2021/AP rev.0/AP
Type Approval: –



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Store at : -40 to +70 °C
Install at : -5 to +50 °CBend minimum : 15 times O.D.
Operate at : -40 to +70 °CBend minimum : 10 times O.D.
Pull maximum : 1500N
Crush maximum : 3000N/100mm
Impact maximum : 5J



Bare fiber : 250µm
Buffer : Loose tube housing up to 24 fibers
Colour code : See table
Fire protection :  mica tape wrapping.
Peripheral member :  anti rodent glass yarns.
Inner sheath : fire retardant LSZH SHF1 material, typical thickness 1.0mm (other colours available upon request)
Dielectric armour :  galvanised steel wire braid
Outer sheath : fire retardant, UV-resistant LSZH SHF1 material, typical thickness 1.0mm (other colours available upon request)

Marking : APS Finland – FIBRE OPTIC CABLE – QFCI UNI SHF1 – IEC 60331-25 – EN 50200 Annex E – IEC 60332-3-22 Cat. A – BATCH *****/year of manufacture – + meter

Environmental properties and Fire Performances

Fire resistance (standard):  IEC 60331-25 750°C, 3 hours  (<1.0 dB/excess loss)
Fire resistance (upgraded): IEC 60331-25 1000°C, 3 hours (<1.5 dB/excess loss)
Flame retardant:  IEC 60332-1-2
No-fire propagation:  IEC 60332-3-22
Halogen content:  IEC 60754-1-2
Smoke density:  IEC 61034-1-2


Ordering and delivery information

Fiber countP/NPackaging
2MOQFCIUNI 02 ff 1 cdrum 2000m (+/-5%)
4MOQFCIUNI 04 ff 1 cdrum 2000m (+/-5%)
8MOQFCIUNI 08 ff 1 cdrum 2000m (+/-5%)
12MOQFCIUNI 12 ff 1 cdrum 2000m (+/-5%)
16MOQFCIUNI 16 ff 1 c drum 2000m (+/-5%)
24MOQFCIUNI 24 ff 1 cdrum 2000m (+/-5%)

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

c =  R for red, B for black, G for grey, L for blue, A for Aqua, V for violet, L for Lime, Y for yellow, R for Green.



Colour code of fibers

NaturalRedGreenYellowBrownBlueVioletOrangeGrey WhiteBlackPink



Other standards of reference

IEC 60092-370Electrical installations in ships: Guidance on the selection of cables for telecommunication and data.
DNV TAP 827.50/1Type Approval Program - Optical Fibre Cables
ABS SVRRules for building and classing. Steel Vessels.
ABS SMRRules for building and classing. Steel vessels under 90 meters.
IEC 60793General specifications for both multimode and single-mode optical fibres
IEC 60794general specifications for optical fibres cables
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