Breakout Tubing for Termination of Fiber-Optic Cabling

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Opticonx manufactures a complete line of furcation/breakout tubing for use in manufacturing cable assemblies, harnesses, and trunk cables.  We produce may different styles for breaking out a wide variety of fibers from 250 and 900 um fibers to ribbon and micro-distribution bundles and cables. Cables can then be terminated with LC, SC, ST, or MTP/MPO Connects. All furcation tubing is available in 12 standard, stocked colors. Materials include PVC, Hytrel, PVDF and LSZH.
2.0 mm Breakout Tubing
3.0mm 12 Fiber Breakout Tubing
3.0mm Breakout Tubing
900µM Breakout Tubing
Ribbon Breakout Tubing

2.0 mm Breakout Tubing

Opticonx 2.0mm breakout tubing for 250 or 900µm buffered fibers are available in 12 different colors. This tubing is used for breaking out 250 or 900µm buffered fiber to 2.0mm breakouts for terminating with any industry standard connector. The tubing is constructed with an inner tube for the inserted fiber, a layer of aramid yarn for strain relief and connector crimping, and an overall color coded jacket of PVC or LSZH. 2.0mm tubing is available in simplex and duplex constructions.
Ordering Information – Click the Part Number for a Spec Sheet
250um to 2.0mm SimplexTube IDTube ODJacket ODOperating TemperatureTube MaterialJacket Material
Part NumbersMicronsMicronsMillimetersCelsius
703000-035XXX*5009002.0-20C to +75CHytrelPVC
733000-035XXX*5009002.0-20C to +75CHytrelLSZH
713000-035XXX*5009002.0-40C to +85CPVDFPVDF
C200157-XXX*5009002.0-20C to +75CPVDFPVC
250um to 2.0mm DuplexTube IDTube ODJacket ODOperating TemperatureTube MaterialJacket Material
Part NumbersMicronsMicronsMillimetersCelsius
7010ZP-XXX*5009002.0-4C to +75CHytrelPVC
7310ZP-XXX*5009002.0-4C to +75CHytrelLSZH
900um to 2.0mm SimplexTube IDTube ODJacket ODOperating TemperatureTube MaterialJacket Material
Part NumbersMillimetersMillimetersMillimetersCelsius
733000-1.5XXX*1.101.502.00C to +60CHytrelLSZH
*Replace XXX with tubing color   
Blue = BLUOrange = ORGGreen = GRNBrown = BRN
Gray - GRYWhite = WHTRed = REDBlack = BLK
Yellow = YELViolet = VIOPink = PNKAqua = AQA

 

3.0mm 12 Fiber Breakout Tubing

Opticonx 3.0mm breakout tubing for 12 fiber bundles of 250µm buffered fibers are available in 12 different colors. This tubing is used for breaking out 12 fiber bundles of 250µm coated fibers to 3.0mm breakouts for terminating with MTP/MPO 12 fiber connectors. The tubing is constructed with an inner tube for the inserted fibers, a layer of aramid yarn for strain relief and connector crimping, and an overall color coded PVC jacket.
Ordering Information – Click the Part Number for a Spec Sheet
250um to 3.0mm 12 fiber bundleTube IDTube ODJacket ODOperating TemperatureTube MaterialJacket Material
Part NumbersMillimetersMillimetersMillimetersCelsius
707000-1.7XXX*1.31.73.0-20C to +75CPolypropylenePVC
*Replace XXX with tubing color   
Blue = BLUOrange = ORGGreen = GRNBrown = BRN
Gray - GRYWhite = WHTRed = REDBlack = BLK
Yellow = YELViolet = VIOPink = PNKAqua = AQA

 

3.0mm Breakout Tubing

Opticonx 3.0mm breakout tubing for 250 or 900µm buffered fibers are available in 12 different colors. This tubing is used for breaking out 250 or 900µm buffered fiber to 3.0mm tubing for terminating with any industry standard connector. The tubing is constructed with an inner tube for the inserted fiber, a layer of aramid yarn for strain relief and connector crimping, and an overall color coded jacket of PVC or LSZH. 3.0mm tubing is available in simplex and duplex constructions.
Ordering Information – Click the Part Number for a Spec Sheet
250um to 3.0mm SimplexTube IDTube ODJacket ODOperating TemperatureTube MaterialJacket Material
Part NumbersMicronsMicronsMillimetersCelsius
707000-035XXX*5009003.0-20C to +75CHytrelPVC
737000-035XXX*5009003.0-20C to +75CHytrelLSZH
717000-035XXX*5009003.0-40C to +85CPVDFPVDF
250um to 3.0mm DuplexTube IDTube ODJacket ODOperating TemperatureTube MaterialJacket Material
Part NumbersMicronsMicronsMillimetersCelsius
7070ZP-XXX*5009003.0-20C to +75CHytrelPVC
7370ZP-XXX*5009003.0-20C to +75CHytrelLSZH
900um to 3.0mm SimplexTube IDTube ODJacket ODOperating TemperatureTube MaterialJacket Material
Part NumbersMillimetersMillimetersMillimetersCelsius
707000-1.5XXX*1.101.503.0-20C to +75CHytrelPVC
737000-1.5XXX*1.101.503.0-20C to +75CHytrelLSZH
900um to 3.0mm DuplexTube IDTube ODJacket ODOperating TemperatureTube MaterialJacket Material
Part NumbersMillimetersMillimetersMillimetersCelsius
7070ZP-1.5XXX*1.101.503.0-20C to +75CHytrelPVC
*Replace XXX with tubing color   
Blue = BLUOrange = ORGGreen = GRNBrown = BRN
Gray - GRYWhite = WHTRed = REDBlack = BLK
Yellow = YELViolet = VIOPink = PNKAqua = AQA

900µM Breakout Tubing

Opticonx 900µm breakout tubing for 250µm coated fibers are available in 12 different colors and translucent clear. This tubing is used for breaking out 250µm coated bare fiber into a 900µm protective tube for terminating with any industry standard connector.
Ordering Information – Click the Part Number for a Spec Sheet
250 to 900Tube IDTube ODTube ODOperating TemperatureTube Material
Part NumberMicronsInchesMillimeters
722000-035XXX*500 x 900uM0.020 x 0.035".5 x .9mm-40C to +85CHytrel
712000-035XXX*500 x 900uM0.020 x 0.035".5 x .9mm-40C to +85CPVDF
782000-035XXX*500 x 900uM0.020 x 0.035".5 x .9mm-40C to +85CLDPE
*Replace XXX with tubing color   
Blue = BLUOrange = ORGGreen = GRNBrown = BRN
Gray - GRYWhite = WHTRed = REDBlack = BLK
Yellow = YELViolet = VIOPink = PNKAqua = AQA

Ribbon Breakout Tubing

Opticonx offers two types of ribbon breakout tubing. Opticonx ruggedized breakout tubing (P/N 7080RB-XXX) for 12 fiber ribbons of 250µm buffered fibers are available in 12 different colors. This tubing is used for breaking out bare 12 fiber ribbons to color coded tubing for terminating with MTP/MPO 12 fiber connectors. The tubing is constructed with an inner tube for the inserted fibers, a layer of aramid yarn for strain relief and connector crimping, and an overall color coded PVC jacket.
A second version (P/N 7280RB-XXX) for breaking out, protection and management of bare 12 fiber ribbons for fusion and mechanical splicing is also offered. It is a single tube construction with no aramid yarn or outer jacket.
Ordering Information – Click the Part Number for a Spec Sheet
12 Fiber RibbonTube IDTube ODJacket ODOperating TemperatureTube MaterialJacket MaterialApplication
Part NumberMillimetersMillimetersMillimetersCelsius
7080RB-XXX*1.30 x 3.801.80 x 4.302.30 x 4.70-20C to +75CPVDFPVCMTP/MPO Terminations
7280RB-XXX1.60 x 3.602.40 x 4.402.40 x 4.40-20C to +80CHytrelN/AMass Fusion Splicing
*Replace XXX with tubing color   
Blue = BLUOrange = ORGGreen = GRNBrown = BRN
Gray - GRYWhite = WHTRed = REDBlack = BLK
Yellow = YELViolet = VIOPink = PNKAqua = AQA