Fiber Optic Cables                 

NextGen® Brand Fiber Optic Cables meet the needs of even the most demanding data communications, voice and video networks. Our NextGen Brand product family includes:


Loose Tube Outside Plant Cables

NextGen® Brand Fiber Optic Outside Plant Cable is right for any outside plant application. Our loose tube cable constructions are built to withstand adverse environments and provide the maximum fiber protection. They can be installed in ducts, direct buried and aerial/lashed installations for trunk and fiber to the premise applications. Our outside plant products conform to TIA/EIA, ICEA, Telcordia and RUS standards. 

Product Line Attributes:

  • Fiber Counts: Up to 288
  • Cable Constructions: Stranded loose tube or central tube
  • Jacket Options: Single jacket, dual jacket, armored, self-supporting (figure 8) and LSZH
  • Fiber Types: Single-mode and multimode 


Tight Buffer Premise Cables

NextGen® Brand Fiber Optic Tight Buffered Cable is right for any premise application. Our 900ųm tight buffer premise cable constructions are built to withstand continuous handling as well as difficult routing, both of which are typical in the premise environment. Ideal for both backbone and horizontal applications, 900ųm premise cables allow for the direct termination of connectors, saving installation time and reducing connectorization costs. 

Product Line Attributes:

  • Fiber Counts: Up to 144
  • Cable Constructions: Distribution style and rugged break-out style
  • Jacket Options: Riser, plenum, LSZH and interlock armor 
  • Fiber Types: Single-mode and multimode 


Indoor/Outdoor Cables

NextGen® Brand Fiber Optic Indoor/Outdoor Cables are designed to meet both the stringent environmental requirements typical of outside plant cable AND the flammability requirements of premise applications. Ideal for applications that span indoor and outdoor environments, NextGen indoor/outdoor cable can eliminate the need for building entryway splice points, saving both time and money. 

Product Line Attributes:

  • Fiber Counts: Up to 144
  • Cable Constructions: Tight buffer distribution style, loose tube and central tube
  • Jacket Options: Riser, plenum, and LSZH
  • Fiber Types: Single-mode and multimode


Interconnect Cables

NextGen® Brand Fiber Optic Interconnect Cables can be used for horizontal fiber-to-the-desk (FTTD) cabling or can be terminated into pigtails and patchcords for use in data centers or wiring closets. Both tight buffer and ribbon-style constructions are compatible with industry-standard connectors.

Product Line Attributes:

  • Fiber Counts: 1, 2 and 12
  • Cable Constructions: Tight buffer and ribbon
  • Jacket Options: Riser and plenum 
  • Fiber Types: Single-mode and multimode


Speciality and Tactical Cables

NextGen® Brand and Brand Rex Brand Fiber Optic Specialty Cables are designed, engineered and manufactured to specification for specialized and custom applications for an extensive array of markets in military, marine/oil rig, transit, utility, industrial and other diverse applications. Our Tactical Cables are also often used in harsh commercial applications.  



Blolite®

Blolite is a blown optical fiber system for Local Area Networks (LANs) and campus applications.

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General Cable has in-house armoring capabilities.  Click here to learn more about our Tight Buffer Interlock Armored Fiber...