Trunk cable instruction for AFL's ASCEND™ platform

May 17, 2019 Corrin George

ASCEND™ trunk cables are assembled with a predetermined breakout length to eliminate the guess work when ordering components. Following that logic, we have provided a recommended routing procedure for installing your trunk cables into the rear of the ASCEND housing. Additionally, a retention clip is integrated into all of the ASCEND trunk cables. This clip mounts to the ASCEND housing for optimal strain relief. The following instructional video demonstrates how to mount and remove the retention clip and what our recommended routing procedures are. Learn more:

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Corrin George

Corrin George is an Application Engineer for AFL’s Cable and Connectivity division. Corrin provides technical support and subject matter expertise on field installable connectivity and inside plant solutions. Her technical background is fueled by a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Clemson University.

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