Standard ALTOS® Cable tube design in single-tube design: Standard practices and hardware compatibility

Crush resistance: Fiber protection and signal integrity

RDUP (RUS) Listed: Material acceptability

Toneable Version: Underground detection

Reel-in-a-box: Now available 1000 foot lengths in a convenient to handle compact box

Price: FREE


    Reel in a Box is Corning's innovative packaging solution for small reels of fiber optic cable fiber to the home applications. This packaging solution provides features that enable our customers greater efficiencies than before.

    Corning Cable Systems SST-Drop™ Toneable Cables provide the simple installation of standard ALTOS® Cable with an easy access, single-tube design. The toneable version can be clearly detected in underground installations with a toning conductor that can be easily separated. The small, lightweight cables offer exceptional crush resistance and handle a wide range of temperatures. Compatible with industry-standard hardware and available in preconnectorized assemblies, SST-DropCables are the perfect solution for drop applications. A drop cable access tool is also available, making installations faster, safer and easier.

    Fiber Count: 2

    Buffer Tube Diameter: 3 mm (0.12 in)

    Tensile Strength Elements and/or Armoring: Dielectric strength members

    Outer Jacket Material: Polyethylene (PE)

    Outer Jacket Color: Black

    Buffer Tube Color Coding: Natural

    Length: 1000 feet

    Mechanical Characteristics Cable

    Max. Tensile Strength, Short-Term: 1350 N (300 lbf)

    Max. Tensile Strength, Long-Term: 400 N (90 lbf)

    Weight: 30 kg/km (20 lb/1000 ft)

    Nominal Outer Diameter: 8.1 mm x 4.5 mm (0.32 in x 0.17 in)

    Min. Bend Radius Operation: 80 mm (3.15 in)