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Single-Mode, 8.5-Micron, Distribution-Style Fiber Optic Bulk Cable, Plenum, 12-Fiber, Custom Lengths  

The single-mode solution for long-distance data transmissions.


LIFETIME DoubleDiamond™ Warranty (Standard)

Product Highlights

  • The ideal cable for routing through riser shafts, air plenums, and wiring closets.
  • For indoor use only.
  • Provides increased transmission distance.
  • Cable is 8.5-/125-µm single-mode.

  • Further Details

  • Tight-buffered, single jacket construction consists of: outer jacket, binder, subunit jacket (subunit consists of 12 fibers), subunit aramid, strength member, and a ripcord.
  • Cable features an easily-strippable 900-µm coating for easier handling.
  • Can be used with different types of light sources.
  • Fan cables out to send fibers to different locations.

  • Attenuation (Maximum) 0.70/0.70 dB/km at 1310/1550 nm
    Bend Radius 4.6" (11.7 cm) installation, 3.5" (8.9 cm) operating
    Cladding Diameter 125 µm
    Core Diameter 8.5 µm
    Fiber Type Single-mode, 8.5/125 µm
    Outside Diameter 0.230" (5.84 mm)
    Pulling Strength 1800 Newtons/405 lb.
    Standards UL® 910, CSA FT6;
    IEEE 802.3 for 1000BASE-SX/LX, 100BASE-FX, 10BASE-FL, ATM 155, ATM 622, ATM 1.2/2.4 Gbps, TIA 492AAAC 10-Gigabit Ethernet, Fibre Channel FC-PH, IEEE 802.5, FDDI, ICEA 83-596, EIA/TIA-568-B
    Temperature Operating: -4 to +176° F (-20 to +80° C);
    Storage: -40 to +176° F (-40 to +80° C);
    Installation: +32 to +122° F (0 to +50° C)
    Tension (Installed) 600 Newtons/135 lb.
    Vertical Rise 4909 ft. (1496 m)
    Weight 33 kg/km

    NOTE: Technical specification weight is the unit weight. It is not the packaged shipping weight. For shipping weight, please contact Black Box customer service at 1-800-316-7107.

    Double Diamond Warranty
    LIFETIME DoubleDiamond™ Warranty (Standard)

    Double Diamond™ Warranty (Standard)


    Take the risk out of equipment purchases with the Double Diamond™ Warranty from Black Box Network Services.

    The Double Diamond Warranty is our warranty that protects your Black Box® brand products* from accidental damage, including drops, water, and power surges.

    The Single-Mode, 8.5-Micron, Distribution-Style Fiber Optic Bulk Cable, Plenum, 12-Fiber, Custom Lengths comes with a standard Lifetime warranty already included.

    During the warranty period, Black Box Network Services will repair or replace your damaged equipment within one week of receipt at NO CHARGE!*

    Plus, get an Extended Double Diamond Warranty.

    You can also extend your warranty or protect a previously purchased Black Box® brand product** for an additional year—for only 10% of the purchase price! Or, extend your coverage for a full three years for only 20% of the purchase price!

    Ordering an extended warranty is easy: When viewing a product in your shopping cart, just select the one or three years of additional coverage in the dropdown menu under “Warranty Options.” For details, contact Customer Service at 724-746-5500.

    * Warranty subject to certain exclusions and limitations
    ** Certain products may not be eligible.

    What’s more, we also have a 45-day return policy. Simply call Customer Service for a Return Authorization (RA) number, return your product in new condition and in the original package, and receive a full refund.

    Product SKU Price Quantity
    Single-Mode, 8.5-Micron, Distribution-Style, 12-Strand, Fiber Optic Bulk Cable, Plenum, 500-ft. (152.4-m) Reel EXP012A-0500 $504.95
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    Please Note: Once ordered, this product cannot be cancelled or returned for credit.

    Shipping Info

    Weight: 30 lbs.
    HxWxD: 0.01 x 0.01 x 0.01 in.

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