BPX1 Single Mode Fiber Optic Cable – Overview

BPX1 is the highest quality single-mode fiber optic cable with Kevlar for strength and a urethane jacket. BPX1 can be constructed to your specifications and withstand the harshest underwater environments or rodent attacks.  The cable is available in precision wound packs in lengths up to 12,000 meters. Our spliced cable is capable of achieving much longer lengths.


BPX1 Single Mode Fiber Optic Cable -  Common Applications

  •  ROV’s, Underwater Vehicles
  • Umbilicals
  • Tethering applications
  • Buried systems
  • Exploration
  • On land robotics control

BPX1 Single Mode Key Features

  • Marine & Rodent Attack Resistant
  • Tight Tolerance held:  +/-0.5 mils (0.0005”)
  • Single mode fiber core, 250 microns (.009”)
  • Cable reinforcement:  ®DuPont Kevlar, tensile member
  • Custom Cables available
  • Precision Winding available
  • Readily adaptable to commercial off the shelf end fittings
  • Samples available upon request
  • Priced to be expendable
  • Cable currently used in Navy Programs

BPX1 Single Mode Precision Winding Specifications:

  • Custom wound packs to specifications
  • Adhesive is applied to cable during winding process imparting a peel out tension of less than one pound
  • Can be deployed on surface, sub surface or airborne
  • Custom lengths available from 1,000 meters to 12,000 meters.  Splicing available beyond standard lengths.