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Optical Submarine Cable

There are basically two types of optical submarine cables.
One is a light weight cable, and is used in deep sea areas of around 1,000m to 8,500m depth. The other is an armored cable being attached a steel wire to the light weight cable, and is used in a shallower area than about 1,000m depth.

Structure of Light Weight Optical Submarine Cable

Structure of light weight optical submarine cable

Structure of Single Armoured Submarine Cable

Structure of single armored submarine cable

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