Accession Number : ADP005204

Title :   Aluminum Laminated Polyethylene Loose Tube Optical Fiber Unit,

Corporate Author : FURUKAWA ELECTRIC CO LTD TOKYO (JAPAN)

Personal Author(s) : Ogai,M. ; Takahashi,F. ; Hiramatsu,H. ; Takase,A. ; Kamikura,Y.

Report Date : NOV 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Aluminum laminated polyethylene loose tube was found to have stable performance not only against temperature changes but also against lateral pressure. Excess length of fiber in this pipe was found to be determined mainly by small elastic limit of aluminum and a new mechanism of controlling excess length has been clarified. (Author)

Descriptors :   *FIBER OPTICS, TUBULAR STRUCTURES, ALUMINUM, POLYETHYLENE, LAMINATES, JAPAN

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE