Fiber optic cable outer jacket color code table

How to Identify the Fiber Patch Cord Color Code?

Fiber patch cord, often called fiber patch cable or fiber jumper, is a fiber optic cable┬áterminated with fiber optic connectors (LC, SC, MTRJ, ST etc.) at each end. Fiber patch cord can be classified into various types based on different standards, such as fiber cable mode, transmission mode, jacket type, connector type, and polishing type. And fiber patch cord plays…

Fiber Optic Patch Cord Knowledge 1

Fiber Optic Patch Cord Knowledge

In the past, grind-and-polish technology was used in fiber optic connectors, and fiber patch cord installation was a difficult and hard-to-get business that required a skillful specialist. But owing to the progress made in fiber optic terminations and technologies, fiber patch cables have seen extremely heavy use in telecommunications and wide area networks since they feature high data rate capabilities, noise rejection, and electrical isolation.