The cable outer surrounds the core and contains materials to protect the cable and house the fibre optic cable.

Who supplies them

Materials: Commodity suppliers.

Fibre optic manufacturers: Hexatronic and Huber+Suhner.

Fibre optic jointers and systems: Aceda and CCL UK.

Key facts

An export cable outer has the same components as an array cable core and uses the same materials.

What’s in it

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