Patent Number: 7,536,073

Title: Fiber optic cable having a dry insert and offset cavity

Abstract: A fiber optic cable includes at least one optical waveguide, at least one dry insert and a cable jacket. The at least one optical waveguide and at least one dry insert are at least partially disposed within an offset cavity of the cable jacket. The at least one dry insert is disposed in the offset cavity with the at least one optical waveguide near the central axis of the fiber optic cable.

Inventors: Seddon; David Alan (Hickory, NC), Temple, Jr.; Kenneth D. (Newton, NC), Blazer; Bradley J. (Granite Falls, NC), Bringuier; Anne G. (Taylorsville, NC)

Assignee: Corning Cable Systems LLC

International Classification: G02B 6/44 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-05-19 0:00:00