Single Jacket, All-Dielectric, Self-Supporting (ADSS) Aerial Loose Tube Fiber Optic Cable

PowerGuide® ShortSpan DT offers an excellent solution for short aerial cable spans ranging up to 1,150 feet (350 meters), including distribution networks and duct installations. Featuring one of the world's smallest ADSS cable diameters, ShortSpan is lightweight and easy to handle, saving time and money on installation. This cable's compact size and small bend radius make it easy to use in aerial-to-underground installations.

  • Fiber counts to 144
  • Small nominal cable diameter and bend radius
  • Smaller round profile further minimizes wind and ice loading
  • Single cable diameter for 2 to 60 fibers simplifies hardware selection and splicing
  • Broad range of fiber types
  • Excellent short-span capability
  • Effective, economical alternative for short spans
  • Lightweight and easy to handle and install
  • Single MDPE jacket for fast, convenient cable preparation
  • RDUP listed
  • Aerial use (self-supporting)
  • Short spans (including distribution networks)
  • Direct use in ducts
  • Aerial-to-duct transitions
  • Aerial-to-underground installations
Unit of Measure



N/A ADSS Aerial FTTx


N/A Loose Tube

Aerial or Underground

N/A Aerial

Dielectric or Metallic

N/A Dielectric

Waterblocking Component

N/A DryBlock®

How To Order:

Order From Location

N/A 1 Brightwave Blvd.Carrollton, GA 30117, USA 1-770-798-5555 from outside the USA 1-888-fiberhelp (1-888-342-3743) from inside the USA CARROLLTON LOCATION

Performance Standard

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