Use the proper strip template when stripping for connectorization – All connector types are not designed exactly the same, and will have specific strip-length requirements for Aramid Yarn and Buffers.  Most connector will have a “stripping template” available to describe the optimum strip lengths for each part of the cable.   Be sure to ask your connector supplier for the proper strip charts prior to building.

 

READ THE BLOG: Good stripping techniques for your fiber optic cable assembly process

 

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