Drop Wire is a self-supporting one pair parallel conductor wire intended for aerial service connection to the subscriber.
General Specification : Saudi Telecom Specification MAT-1312.
Conductor : Solid annealed plain copper wire as per ASTM B 3.
Insulation : High Density Polyethylene to ASTM D 1248. Insulation Shall be identified as Table-1.
Assembly : Two insulated conductors are uniformly twisted together to form a pair.
Streh Memberr : The strength member is embedded into the jacket to prevent the wires and the sheath from being stressed during installation, service, operation and maintenance.
Sheath : Linear Low Density Polyethylene to ASTM D 1248.