AERIAL CABLES

Aerial optical cables are available in a variety of designs to suit every overhead application.

Cables are supplied as self-supporting - including non-metallic ADSS variants - figure 8 which includes an independent catenary wire, cables which can be lashed to existing overhead catenaries and also OPGW constructions. With such a variety of designs Prysmian can address short, medium and long span requirements in a wide range of environmental conditions.

FIGURE 8

These feature the optical cable and the supporting strength member in a figure 8 configuration.

ADSS CABLES

All-Dielectric Self Supporting cables.

LASHED AERIAL CABLES

In this system an all-dielectric optical cable is lashed to an overhead wire or electric conductor with a series of clips or a special lashing tape.