cable sheath

cable sheath

A single layer or multiple layers of a protective covering over a cable.
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This paper describes the behaviour of a halogen-free granulate compared to produced cross-linked cable sheath.
Both the DelCamino and Davis projects involved installation of single-conductor 69 kV solid dielectric power cable, 69 kV terminations, lightning arresters, ground continuity conductors, cable sheath bonding accessories, cable supports, clamps, and other cable accessories to make complete working underground 69 kV cable circuits.
We would like to reassure people there was no danger to the public as there were no power cables involved - in fact the cable sheath was empty.
The TrueWave RS Fiber is being packaged in Lucent's AccuRibbon Cable family of products for Metromedia Fiber Network which allows for fiber count selection flexibility from 12 fibers to 864 fibers in a single cable sheath.
In these alternatives, the time-consuming steps of installation, such as cable sheath removal, cable furcation, connector installation and hardware assembly, are completed in the factory.
Since the advanced signal processing in 10GBASE-T manages to mitigate the sources of noise and distortion within an individual four-pair cable sheath, this ultimately leaves the system limited in performance by external crosstalk from other cables in close proximity, called alien crosstalk.
If sand clogs cable connections or gets in the cables themselves through cuts in the cable sheath, the missiles won't register as being armed and you'll get faults.
The streamlined solution allows the removal of dated copper cable from an old cable sheath - followed by replacing the copper with a faster, higher bandwidth fiber optic cable.
This terminal is available with spiral or rubber end seals designed to assure proper sizing and a snug fit around the cable sheath, prohibiting water from entering the splice chamber and eliminating the need for drip collars.
Although the end-connectors appear similar to those of copper DVI cables, they are embedded with active opto-electronic components that interface to glass fibers enclosed in the protective cable sheath.
Contract notice: 110-kv xlpe cable sheath layers, 1200 mmA aluminum.
The composite cable design, incorporating both multimode and single mode fibers within the same cable sheath, provides FSU with the flexibility to upgrade U-Net to higher speed systems without installing additional cables.