- January 31, 2019
January 31, 2019 - L-com Global Connectivity, a manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced that it has unveiled a series of outdoor-rated direct burial and aerial messenger bulk cable designed for use in outside plant (OSP) applications. L-com’s Cat5e direct burial cable features outdoor-rated jackets which protect against moisture and UV (sunlight) damage. Additionally, the cable is EIA568 color-coded for compatibility with standard installations and features solid conductors for termination into standard IDC connectors and for use with PoE applications. The outdoor aerial messenger bulk cable is offered in Cat5e and Cat6 ratings and features a figure 8 design to ensure maximum stability even under high wind load. Both UTP and F/UTP shielded and unshielded cable types are offered in 1,000 foot lengths.