AUGUST 2, 2007 â�� Mohawk (search for Mohawk), a division of Belden, has announced the release of its Indoor/Outdoor Tight Buffered Fiber Cable product. This cable features a totally dry, water-blocked design, according to the company.
The product offers all the conveniences of a tight buffer cable, with the environmental performance for outside plant installations, Mohawk says. It utilizes UV resistant black jackets for protection against sunlight, and water-swellable strength members and barrier tapes for moisture protection. This cable complies with ICEA S-104-696 "Standard for Indoor-Outdoor Optical Fiber Cable," says Mohawk, and is available in both plenum and non-plenum.