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TAC Cable

Tactical Fiber Optic Cable

These battlefield-proven TAC Cables are the standard in mobile television production, as well as in the military. Available in core counts from 1 to 12 fibers in one cable, they offer tremendous capacity and reliable durability.

FEATURES

  • Crush-resistant and resilient with a thick layer of aramid strength members
  • Round cable design for easy installation and survivability
  • Polyurethane jacketed for abrasion, cut and chemical resistance
  • Operating temperature of -55° to 85° C (-67° to 185° F)
  • 500 mm acrylate primary buffer coating over each optical fiber
  • 900 mm diameter hard elastomeric secondary tight buffer protection on each optical fiber
  • Available with core counts of 1, 2, 4, 6 and 12, other core counts available as special orders
  • Available in multimode (50 µm and 62.5 µm) and single-mode (8 µm)
  • Compatible with Delphi Military Hermaphrodidic connectors
  • Compatible with Stratos HDLC Harsh Environment Hermaphrodidic connectors

SPECIFICATIONS

  • TAC1 Core count 1, 4.5 mm diameter, 18 kg/km (tensile load rating: short term, 174.6 kg (385 lbs.); long term, 58.9 kg (130 lbs.))
  • TAC2 Core count 2, 5.0 mm diameter, 23 kg/km (tensile load rating: short term, 181.4 kg (400 lbs.) ; long term, 63.5 kg (140 lbs.))
  • TAC4 Core count 4, 5.5 mm diameter, 28 kg/km (tensile load rating: short term, 181.4 kg (400 lbs.); long term, 63.5 kg (140 lbs.))
  • TAC6 Core count 6, 6.0 mm diameter, 28 kg/km (tensile load rating: short term, 181.4 kg (400 lbs.); long term, 63.5 kg (140 lbs.))
  • TAC12 Core count 12, 6.5 mm diameter, 51 kg/km (tensile load rating: short term, 215.4 kg (475 lbs.); long term, 75.5 kg (160 lbs.))

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