Installation Tools and Accessories

Air Blown Fiber (ABF) Installation Tool

The Air Blown Fiber Installation Tool is used for the installation of Air Blown Fibers into micro-ducts. This unique, easy-to-handle and lightweight tool is designed for optimal performance in combination with all available fiber units and microducts in the Ribbonet® Air Blown Fiber System.

Blowing Beads

Beads that can be mounted on the tip of the air blown fiber unit for optimal blowing. This is recommended for long installation distances with many duct connectors or sharp bends. The beads come in two different sizes to suit the different blown fiber units.

Cleaning Sponges

Cleaning sponges are used when cleaning dust or moisture from a microduct. The sponge is simply blown through the microduct by the air pressure from the installation tool.

Duct Sheath Cutter

Used for quick and easy removal of any sheath from multiducts, this is an excellent tool for performing mid-span access on ducts.

Single Sheath Cutter

A small and handy tool primarily for removing single-sheathed ducts.

Double Sheath Cutter

Cutter to use when dismantling the outer sheath of a double-sheathed HDPE multiduct (direct buried).

Micro Cable Sheath Cutter

Used for removal of the sheath on micro cables. The tool is delivered with three straight and one round blade. Cutting depth is adjustable.

Microduct Cutter

Provides a clean and straight cut necessary to perform a smooth duct splice prior to the mounting of microduct snap-in connectors.

Microduct Cutter 3-20 mm

Provides a clean and straight cut necessary to perform a smooth duct splice prior to the mounting of microduct snap-in connectors.

ABF Stripping Scissors

Used for removal of the acrylate coating on air blown fiber (ABF). The scissors are also a handy tool for various applications.

Toolkit for Microducts

The toolkit contains all necessary tools for removal of sheath on microduct assemblies as well as for cutting assemblies and microducts. Included in the kit is also a pair of pliers for removal of duct connectors. The tools are delivered in a protective hard case.