OPGW takes advantage of a utility’s transmission right of way to transmit large amounts of data. It also protects the phase conductors and electrical infrastructure from lightning strikes and fault currents.
The correct OPGW configuration is critical and specific to each unique application. Though there are many OPGW configurations, each one begins with one of the following basic designs.
Preferred for its central aluminum pipe and color-coded fiber optic buffer tubes, AlumaCore provides the optimum fiber protection as well as long term reliability.
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