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M310 Series MPO (MTP) OM3 12 Fibre Trunk Cables

M310 Series 10G and 25G Modular Cassette Networking

M310 Series MPO (MTP) OM3 Trunk Cables

12 Fibre Cores. Polarity A, B and C

With Corning® Clearcurve® Glass
With MTP® ELITE® Connectors

The lowest connector IL < 0.35 dB

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M310 Series MPO (MTP) – MPO (MTP) Fibre OM3 (Corning® ClearCurve® Glass) Trunk Cables

MPO MTP® ELITE® Low Loss connectors with Level 6 multistage termination

M310 Series MTP® trunk cables form the backbone to the M Series solution. They are designed for a tool-less installation with M310 modular cassettes or M310 couplers and utilise Click-2-Connect® technology for a fast and simple way to grow the network.

Lightweight and small bend radius

MTP® trunk cables use a lightweight but robust micro core fibre cable and MTP® connectors. They are about 65% lighter and 60% smaller in diameter than traditional tight buffered or loose tube fibre and gives the ability to install more fibre into less space.

12 and 24 core cables

Higher core count cables minimise space within overhead trunking and sub-floor trays.

Piece of mind, hassle free

All trunk cables have a full lifetime guarantee and are protected by the Complete Connect warranty. Every trunk cable is supplied with a full test certificate and is traceable though a unique serial number.

Product Options

1. Fibre Type Corning Clearcurve Glass OM3 (50/125)
2. Number of fibre cores 12
3. Cable Construction Microcore dry loose tube cable LSZH
Indoor; ANSI/ICEA S-83-596
Also available with a Plenum rated sheath
4. Sheath Type Single sheath
Dual sheath (includes a secondary 1.5mm outer sheath)
5. Connector Gender MTP female (no pins)
MTP male (with pins)
6. Total Length From 0.5m to 100m
7. Polarity TIA 568 Type A, B or C
8. Protective installation sock End A and/or End B or none
8. Colour OM3 – Aqua

Compatibility with LC cassette modules

  1. M310 trunk cables offer instant connectivity when used with M310 LC modular cassettes
  2. M310 trunks are compatible with other MTP based systems such as Panduit, Corning, Siemon plus many others
  3. The MTP trunks can have either male or female connectors
  4. There are 3 types of cable polarity: A, B or C. Complete Connect will ensure the correct polarity is provided.
  5. All Complete Connect cables use the MT Elite ferrule within the MTP fibre connector. This provides the best optical connection possible.

Cleaning MTP cables and transceiver ports

  1. Complete Connect recommend using an IBC Branded MTP cleaning tool for cleaning all MTP cables (and MTP ports in modular cassettes).

Maximum transmission distances

  1. The IEEE standard states maximum distances based on loss budgets for OM3, OM4 and singlemode transmission.
  2. Distances vary depending on a number of factors including no. of mated connector pairs and cable routing.
  3. Complete Connect’s technical team can provide all the relevant information concerning loss budgets and allowable distances.

Testing using Loopback adaptor cables

  1. MTP loopback cables can be used to test individual trunk cables.
  2. LC loopback adaptors can be used to test full channels.

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M310 Series 12 Fibre Trunks with M310 Series 24 Fibre Cassettes

Technical Drawings

M310 Series MTP Trunk Cable with Single Sheath

10G MTP - MTP fibre trunk cable
12 fibre micro core loose tube cable

M310 Series MTP Trunk Cable with Dual Sheath

10G MTP - MTP fibre trunk cable
12 fibre micro core loose tube cable dual sheath

Optical Performance and Physical Specifications

MPO Multimode (OM3 and OM4) 12 fibre Connector
Connector Housing Aqua
Ferrule MT ELITE
Typical Insertion Loss 0.10 dB (average)
Maximum Insertion Loss 0.35 dB (Max)
MTP 12 Fibre Male Connector
12 Core Physical Specification
Single Sheath Dual Sheath
Weight kg/Km 8 23
Outer Diameter 3.0mm 4.5mm
Sheath Wall Thickness (nominal ave. mm) 0.55mm Inner 0.55mm, outer 0.45mm
Sheath Wall Thickness (minimum mm) 0.48mm Inner 0.48mm, outer 0.35mm
Maximum pull force 300 N 1000 N
Transport and storage – 25 °C to + 70 °C – 25 °C to + 70 °C
Installation – 5 °C to + 50 °C – 5 °C to + 50 °C
Installed – 10 °C to + 70 °C – 10 °C to + 70 °C
Minimum Bend Radius (installed) 10 x outside diameter 10 x outside diameter
Minimum Bend Radius (installation) 15 x outside diameter 15 x outside diameter
Maximum Crush Resistant (long term) 150 N/dm 300 N/dm
Jacket Colour OM3 – Aqua OM3 – Aqua
12 Core Construction
Single Sheath Dual Sheath
Design Twelve 250um fibres with aramid yarn strain relief
Single sheath
Twelve 250um fibres with aramid yarn strain relief
Dual sheath separated by aramid yarn strain relief
Construction Dry Loose Tube (no gel) Dry Loose Tube (no gel)
Sheath Properties LSZH – Halogen free, flame retardant LSZH – Halogen free, flame retardant
Application Indoor, cable trays and ducting Indoor, cable trays and ducting
Fire Performance
Flame Retardancy acc. IEC 60332-1-2 and IEC 60332-3-22 Cat. A
Smoke Density acc. IEC 61034
Halogen-free acc. IEC 60754-1
Acidity of Combustion Gases acc. IEC 60754-2

To ensure the best performance, use a recognised MTP Connector and QSFP + Port Cleaning Tool

MPO MTP Cleaning Tool
Cable Design
Multimode OM3
(50/125)
Optical Core 50μm +/- 2.5μm diameter
Optical Claddinng 125μm +/- 1μm diameter
Primary Acrylate Coating 242μm +/- 5μm diameter
Core Concentricity 1.5μm
Core Concentricity Error <5%
Optical Performance
Multimode OM3 (50/125)
Attenuation Coefficient
dB/Km (installed)
850nm ≤ 2.5 Max
1300nm ≤0.7 Max
Attenuation Coefficient
dB/Km (un-installed)
850nm ≤ 2.3 Max
1300nm ≤0.6 Max
Overfill Launch Minimum
Bandwidth Mhz x Km
850nm ≥ 1500
1300nm ≥ 500
Laser Effective Modal Minimum
Bandwidth Mhz x Km
850nm ≥ 2000
 Commitment to Excellence

Complete Connect are committed to providing the highest quality performing products. This is achieved through

  • Sourcing the best components
  • Utilising the lastest fibre termination technology
  • Maintaining rigorous processes

LC: IEC-61754-20
SC: IEC-61754-14
IEC-60793

Cable Standards

TIA/EIA-568-C.3 and ISO/IEC 11801

Connector Standard

MPO: IEC-61754-7, EIA/TIA-604-5
Compliant to Directive 2002/95/EC (RoHS) and REACH SvHC

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