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DIN EN 60793-2-40 VDE 0888-324:2016-10

* German Language Version *

Optical fibres

Part 2-40: Product specifications – Sectional specification for category A4 multimode fibres

(IEC 60793-2-40:2015); German version EN 60793-2-40:2016
Class/Status: Standard, valid
Released: 2016-10
VDE Art. No.: 0800354


This part of IEC 60793-2 is applicable to category A4 optical multimode fibres and the related subcategories A4a, A4b, A4c, A4d, A4e, A4f, A4g and A4h. These fibres have a plastic core and plastic cladding and may have step-index, multi-step index, or graded-index profiles. The fibres are used in information transmission equipment and optical fibre cables. Table 1 summarizes some of the salient characteristics and applications of these fibres.