#006: Cleaning Up Old Fiber Optic Cable Runs

#006: Cleaning Up Old Fiber Optic Cable Runs

This was an interesting clean-up job. Not only were there sharp right angles in the fiber duct but much of the slack was taken up vertically. This eventually slid down the vertical trough and pooled in a big mess at…

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#005: Fiber Optic Cabling in Tight Spaces

#005: Fiber Optic Cabling in Tight Spaces

This was a re-work of a bay of fiber distribution panels that were previously either unprotected or poorly protected. I tried several possible fixes before arriving at my final solution. I hope you enjoy it!

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#004: Juniper E320 Cabinet and Fiber Installation

#004: Juniper E320 Cabinet and Fiber Installation

This was my first Juniper E320 install. There were some interesting fiber management issues to resolve here that I thought someone would enjoy seeing.

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#003: Fiber Ducting -Major Site Rework

#003: Fiber Ducting -Major Site Rework

This was a complete overhaul of an existing fiber ducting system at a remote site. It involved moving existing fibers from old to new, larger troughs, combing out the tangled mess, taking up the slack from around the equipment, etc.

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#002: Fiber Optic Cable Protection of an FDP

#002: Fiber Optic Cable Protection of an FDP

Here’s a quick fix I did on a fiber distribution panel that didn’t properly protect the fibers running to the back of the panel. It isn’t uncommon to see situations like this in remote sites where access to the proper…

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#001: Fiber Duct Rework at an RSU

#001: Fiber Duct Rework at an RSU

This was a fiber optic cable duct rework that was needed due to the new fibers being added at a Remote Service Unit (RSU) for a local telco. Many RSU’s have sub-par workmanship due to their distance to the main…

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