D-Series Distribution - Field Broadcast Rodent Deterrent (FRP) Cables


  • Deployable cable that is ideal for use in harsh environments where deployment and retrieval for reuse are required for temporary broadcast networks
  • Used in areas susceptible to damage from small non-burrowing rodents


  • Includes a layer of fiberglass yarn that provides and effective deterrent to damage caused by small non-burrowing rodents
  • FRP is ideal for use for surface installations (not recommended for direct burial applications)
  • Broadcast cables made in a variety of colors for easy identification or to blend into the environment
  • 2 to 24 fibers, high fiber counts available on request
  • Helically stranded cable core for flexibility, deployment survivability, and excellent mechanical protection for the optical fibers
  • Cables are suitable for use with single, as well as multi-channel connectors
  • Excellent crush resistance to withstand crowd and vehicle traffic
  • High tensile load ratings for quick deployment and retrieval
  • Water, fungus, and UV resistant for extreme environments
  • Outdoor, field-proven cables are easily deployed and retrieved for remote news gathering and sporting events
  • Standard Polyurethane (C), Flame-Retardant Tactical Polyurethane (V), and Lowe-Smoke Zero-Halogen (G) jackets are available
OCC Provided Options:
  • Broadcast cables are pre-spooled on deployable reels for ready-to-use product
  • Broadcast cables can be pre-terminated with single fiber or ruggedized multi-channel connectors upon request
  C Jacket V Jacket G Jacket
Operating Temperature -40°C to +85°C -40°C to +85°C -40°C to +85°C
Storage Temperature -70°C to +85°C -70°C to +85°C -70°C to +85°C
Crush Resistance 1,800 N/cm 1,800 N/cm 1,800 N/cm
Impact Resistance 1,500 impacts 1,500 impacts 1,500 impacts
Flex Resistance 2,000 cycles 2,000 cycles 2,000 cycles
These specifications are subject to change without prior notification.

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