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Single-Jacket vs. Double-Jacket ADSS Fiber Optic Cable
The white paper explores the advantages and typical applications of single-jacket and double-jacket ADSS cable designs.
Advantages of 24-Fiber Buffer Tubes
Increasing the fiber count in each individual buffer tube to 24 fibers reduces the size, weight, and cost of the ADSS cable.
AFL OPGW (Optical Ground Wire) Installation
Video that shows AFL OPGW installation. This type of cable can be installed using typical conductor and shield wire stringing methods.
A Deeper Dive into Flex-Span® ADSS Cable Benefits
Carlos Escobar, the Mid-Atlantic Regional Sales Manager for Utilites for AFL, elaborates on how the new configurations of the Flex-Span® ADSS cable benefit the customer.
OPGW and OHGW Bonding Assembly Selection
Selecting the best bonding assembly configuration is dependent on proximity from the termination or suspension hardware to the support structure, terrain and wind conditions and tower hardware.
AFL Expands ADSS Cable Line with New Flex-Span® Option
Flex-Span designs are optimized for a broader combination of fiber counts and span lengths, providing ADSS system designers more flexibility in their product selection.
Installing ADSS - Quick Reference Guide
This Quick Reference Guide is intended to provide highlights of ADSS installation instructions needed in the field.
Installing OPGW - Quick Reference Guide
AFL provides this Quick Reference Guide to provide highlights of OPGW installation instructions needed in the field.
AFL Optical Ground Wire (OPGW)
OPGW's applications and what type might be best for your project. Check out the video "AFL Optical Ground Wire (OPGW)" on AFL's new resource center to learn about Optical Ground Wire.
Fiber Optic Solutions for Electric Utilities
For more than 30 years, AFL has provided electric utilities with aerial cable systems that include OPGW and ADSS fiber optic cable plus associated attachment hardware.
AFL All-Dielectric Self-Supporting Cable (ADSS)
When it comes to deploying aerial fiber optic cable there are several options, such as All-Dielectric Self-Supporting (ADSS) cable, Optical Ground Wire (OPGW), lashed loose tube on a messenger...
ADSS Advantages Over Strand and Lash Fiber Cables in Aerial Electric Utility Applications
This paper will further explore some of the advantages of using ADSS cable as opposed to a strand and lash fiber cable for aerial electric utility applications.
Remote Andes Mountains Ideal for AFL’s SkyWrap® Solution
Given the remote location of the Andes Mountains and the pending winter months, AFL’s SkyWrap fibre optic cable solution was the ideal alternative for a quick and reliable communications installation.
Suez Canal Electricity Transmission Crossing
AFL provides Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company with cost effective repair using its' Skywrap installation system without having to replace the OPGW cable itself.
Preparing stainless steel tube vs plastic buffer tube designs
This video covers the differences in the cable prepping procedures of stainless steel tube designs and plastic buffer tube designs.
AccessWrap Installation in Corsica
AccessWrap Installation in Corsica. EDF Optical Fibre VA. Learn more: http://bit.ly/SkyWrap
AFL SkyWrap installation at Reunion Island
AFL SkyWrap installation at Reunion Island Learn more: http://bit.ly/SkyWrap
Delivering end-to-end fiber optic solutions for enterprise networks
From Enterprise and Colocation Data Centers, to Campus Local Area Networks, to Wide Area Networks, we work closely with our customers to design, build, and manage successful AFL solutions.
Fiber Optic Cable Deployment in Transmission Environments Greater Than 69kV
Deployment options for fiber optics in high voltage transmission environments, greater than 69kV, including Optical Groundwire, Tracking Resistant, All-Dielectric Self Supporting cable and Skywrap.
AFL All-Dielectric self-supporting cable (ADSS)
Adam Harrison, Application Engineer, talks about our all-dielectric self-supporting cable (ADSS). Discussed in the video are ADSS' advantages over other aerial fiber optic cables and the two ADSS desi