Corning 12 Strand 50/125 Multimode OM2 Outdoor Armored Fiber Optic Cable - Black (Per Foot)

Reference#: 69115
Item#: COR-012TUC-T4131D20


50 Micron Corning Cable Systems ALTOS Lite Gel-Free Single-Jacket/Single-Armor Cables are designed for direct-buried applications. The loose tube design provides stable and highly reliable transmission parameters for a variety of voice, data, video and imaging applications. The design also provides high-fiber density within a given cable diameter while allowing flexibility to suit many system designs.

Learning Center:
How to Pull Fiber Optic Cable


  • Single-armor construction provides additional crush and rodent protection
  • High-strength ripcord under armor for ease of stripping
  • Gel-free design is fully waterblocked using craft-friendly
  • water-swellable yarns and tapes, making cable access simple and requiring no clean up
  • Available in 62.5 μm, 50 μm, single-mode and hybrid versions
  • Standard 3.0 mm buffer tube size reduces the number of access tools required by crafts personnel
  • SZ-stranded, loose tube design isolates fibers from installation and environmental rigors and allows for easy mid-span access
  • Available with extended operating temperature to -60°C (-76°F)
  • Medium Density Polyethylene jacket is rugged, durable and easy to strip
  • Available with Gigabit Ethernet performance


Nominal Weight (lb/1000ft)
  • 87 lbs
Nominal Outer Diameter
  • 0.48 in
Minimum Bend Radius
  • Installation:  182 mm (7.2 in)
  • Operation:  121 mm (4.8 in)

Maximum Tensile Loads

  • Short-Term: 2700 N (600 lbf)
  • Long-Term: 890 N (200 lbf)


  • Storage:  -40­°C­to­70­°C­­ (-40­°F­to­158­°F)
  • Installation:  -30 °C to 70 °C  (-22 °F to 158 °F)
  • Operation:  -40 °C to 70 °C  (-40 °F to 158 °F)
Chemical Characteristics
  • RoHS:  Free of hazardous substances according to RoHS 2002/95/EG
Common Installations
  • Outdoor lashed aerial, duct and direct-buried; indoor when installed according to National Electrical Code ® (NEC®) Article 770
Design and Test Criteria
  • ANSI/ICEA S-87-640