Accession Number:

ADP000547

Title:

Toll Message Lightguide Transmission Network in Manitoba,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CANSTAR COMMUNICATIONS WINNIPEG (MANITOBA)

Report Date:

1982-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This paper describes a large scale application of lightguide transmission to a multi-office toll message trunking network. Eight 8 city exchanges and six 6 rural dial offices are being interconnected with more than 130 km of lightguide cable containing up to 20 optical fibers. The system uses double window fiber manufactured by a Vapour Axial Deposition VAD technique and protected with a double coating of silicone and nylon. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE