Episode 2 of PLP’s Fiber Tips and Tricks


Preformed Line Products (PLP) video series: Fiber Tips and Tricks

Each episode will include one concept, tip, or piece of information intended to help fiber optic splicer and technicians, engineers, and other communications industry personnel expand their knowledge about the products, systems, techniques, and science behind today’s fiber networks. 

Episode 2: Fiber Management with Split Wrap and Wire Loom Tool

This episode covers how to identify, protect, and manage cut ends and expressed ribbon sub-units when routing to splice trays or expressing through a COYOTE® closure by utilizing PLP’s split wrap. Additionally, how to properly use a wire loom insertion tool in conjunction with the split wrap is also discussed.

Also check out these other episodes:
Episode 1: Fiber Management with Braided Sleeving
Episode 3: How to Install a COYOTE® Unitube Cable Breakout Kit
Episode 4: How to Easily Open a COYOTE® DTC
Episode 5: Fiber Bend Radius Explained
Episode 6: Splice Block Versatility Explained
Episode 7: Pairing Handholes, Closures & Cables
Episode 8: Fiber Optic Closure Specs Explained – IP Rating

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Preformed Line Products (PLP) is a worldwide designer, manufacturer and supplier of high quality cable anchoring and control hardware and systems, fiber optic and copper splice closures, and high-speed cross-connect devices. With groundbreaking and innovative solutions like our line of COYOTE® Fiber Optic Products, and our THERMOLIGN® family of power transmission products, PLP has consistently pioneered modern advances in communications and power utility networks since 1947.

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