Abstract

High-density high-count optical cables composed of fiber ribbons are suitable for use in subscriber loops. A technique to terminate and fanout the fiber ribbon is indispensable. This paper proposes a novel-type ribbon-to-single-fiber fanout connector, which provides individual access to fibers in the ten-fiber ribbon.

© 1986 Optical Society of America

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