Patent Number: 6,480,652

Title: Cable including optical fibers enclosed in a sheath with longitudinal reinforcing elements

Abstract: A cable including optical fibers (1) surrounded by a sheath (2) comprising at least one layer in which at least two elongate reinforcement members (4) extend, the cross section of the sheath having a substantially oval outline (5) presenting a minor axis (5.1), and the reinforcement members being disposed symmetrically on either side of the minor axis.

Inventors: Jamet; Patrick (Marolles/Seine, FR)

Assignee: Sagem SA

International Classification: G02B 6/44 (20060101); G02B 006/44 ()

Expiration Date: 11/12/2019