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500 µm Coated Graded Index Multimode Fibers, 50/125

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500 µm Coated Graded Index Multimode Fibers, 62.5/125

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62.5 Micrometer (µm) Laser Optimized Multimode Optical Fibers

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AllWave® FLEX Max Bend-Optimized Single-Mode Fibers

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AllWave® FLEX Zero Water Peak (ZWP) 200 Micron Bend-Optimized Single-Mode Fibers
Performance Characteristic N/A OM2 N/A OM1 N/A OM1+ N/A G.652.D G.657.B3 N/A G.657.A1
Single-Mode or Multimode N/A Multimode N/A Multimode N/A Multimode N/A Single-Mode N/A Single-Mode
Applications N/A Aerospace Geophysical Industrial Military Transportation N/A Aerospace Geophysical Industrial Military Transportation N/A 1 Gb/s transmission speed networks 155 Mb/s Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) networks Fast Ethernet networks Fiber Distributed Data Interface (FDDI) networks N/A Central office Closures FTTH High power applications Premises N/A Closures FTTx High count fiber cables High power applications Microcables Premises
Bend Performance N/A N/A N/A Bend-Optimized N/A Bend-Optimized N/A Bend-Optimized
Clad Diameter N/A 125 ± 1 µm N/A 125 ± 1 µm N/A 125 ± 1.0 µm N/A 125.0 + 0.7 µm N/A 125 ± 0.7 µm
Clad Non-Circularity N/A ≤ 1 % N/A ≤ 1 % N/A ≤ 1 % N/A ≤ 0.7 % N/A ≤ 1 %
Core/Clad Concentricity Error (Offset) N/A ≤ 1.0 µm N/A ≤ 1.0 µm N/A ≤ 1.0 µm N/A ≤ 0.5 µm, < 0.2 µm typical N/A ≤ 0.5 µm < 0.2 µm (typically)
Coating Diameter (Uncolored) N/A N/A N/A N/A 237 - 247 µm N/A 190 ± 10 µm
Coating-Clad Concentricity Error (Offset) N/A ≤ 19 µm N/A ≤ 19 µm N/A ≤ 12 µm N/A ≤ 12 µm N/A ≤ 12 µm
Tensile Proof Test N/A 100 kpsi0.69 GPa
Standard Reel Lengths N/A 1.1 to 4.4 km N/A 1.1 to 4.4 km N/A 2.2 to 8.8 km N/A N/A
Attenuation N/A N/A N/A N/A
Attenuation Maximum  
      at 1310 nm≤ 0.35 dB/km 
      at 1383 nm ≤ 0.35 dB/km 
      at 1490 nm≤ 0.24 dB/km 
      at 1550 nm≤ 0.21 dB/km 
      at 1625 nm ≤ 0.23 dB/km 
N/A
Attenuation Maximum Typical
      at 1310 nm≤ 0.35 dB/km≤ 0.34 dB/km
      at 1385 nm≤ 0.31 dB/km≤ 0.28 dB/km
      at 1490 nm≤ 0.24 dB/km≤ 0.21 dB/km
      at 1550 nm≤ 0.21 dB/km≤ 0.19 dB/km
      at 1625 nm≤ 0.24 dB/km≤ 0.20 dB/km
Attenuation Uniformity/Point Discontinuities at 1310 and 1550 nm N/A N/A N/A N/A ≤ 0.05 dB N/A ≤ 0.05 dB
Attenuation vs. Wavelength N/A N/A N/A N/A
Range (nm) Reference (nm) λ α
1285 – 133013100.03
1360 – 148013830.04
1525 – 157515500.02
1460 – 157515500.04
The attenuation in a given wavelength range does not exceed the attentuation of the reference wavelength (λ) by more than the value α .
N/A
Range (nm) Reference (nm) λ α
      1285 – 133013100.03
      1360 – 148013850.04
      1525 – 157515500.02
      1460 – 162515500.04
The attenuation in a given wavelength range does not exceed the attentuation of the reference wavelength (λ) by more than the value α .
Macrobend Attenuation N/A N/A N/A
Macrobend Attenuation 850 nm 1300 nm
100 turns on a 75 mm mandrel≤ 0.5 dB ≤ 0.5 dB
N/A N/A
Zero Chromatic Dispersion Wavelength (λ0) N/A 1295 to 1340 nm N/A 1320 to 1365 nm N/A 1320 to 1365 nm N/A 1302 to 1322 nm N/A 1302 to 1322 nm
Zero Chromatic Dispersion Slope (S0) N/A ≤ 0.000375 x (1590 - λ0) (1310 ≤ λ0 ≤ 1340 nm) ≤ 0.105 ps/nm2-km (1295 ≤ λ0 ≤ 1310 nm) N/A ≤ 0.001 x (1458 – λ0) ps/(nm²·km)≤ 0.11 ps/nm2-km ps/(nm²·km)(1320 ≤ λ0 ≤ 1348 nm) ps/(nm²·km)(1348 ≤ λ0 ≤ 1365 nm) ps/(nm²·km) N/A N/A N/A < 0.092 ps/(nm²·km)
Typical Dispersion Slope N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 0.088 ps/(nm²·km)
Group Refractive Index at 1310 nm N/A N/A N/A N/A 1.467 N/A 1.467
Group Refractive Index at 1550 nm N/A N/A N/A N/A 1.468 N/A 1.468
Mode Field Diameter at 1310 nm N/A N/A N/A N/A 8.3 to 9.1 µm N/A 8.5 to 9.3 µm
Cable Cutoff Wavelength (λCC) N/A N/A N/A N/A ≤ 1260 nm N/A ≤ 1260 nm
Fiber Polarization Mode Dispersion (PMD) Link Design Value (LDV) N/A N/A N/A N/A ≤ 0.06 ps/√km N/A ≤ 0.06 ps/√km
Maximum Individual Fiber - Polarization Mode Dispersion (PMD) N/A N/A N/A N/A ≤ 0.1 ps/√km N/A ≤ 0.1 ps/√km
Typical Fiber LMC Polarization Mode Dispersion (PMD) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A ≤ 0.02 ps/√km
Temperature Cycling (-60 to +85 ºC) N/A N/A N/A N/A ≤ 0.05 dB/km N/A ≤ 0.05 dB/km
High Temperature Aging (85 + 2 ºC) N/A N/A N/A N/A ≤ 0.05 dB/km N/A ≤ 0.05 dB/km
Temperature & Humidity Cycling (At -10 to +85 to ~ 98% RH) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A ≤ 0.05 dB/km
Water Immersion (23 + 2 ºC) N/A N/A N/A N/A ≤ 0.05 dB/km N/A ≤ 0.05 dB/km
Dynamic Fatigue Stress Corrosion Parameter (nd) N/A ≥ 18 N/A ≥ 18 N/A ≥ 18 N/A N/A
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