Plastic-Clad Silica Fiber

An optical Fiber having a Glass Core and plastic cladding.

A plastic-clad Silica fiber is a Optical Fiber with a glass core and plastic cladding. Plastic-clad silica fiber is the least popular type of fiber used because Connector application is difficult and the use of adhesives is not possible. Continued research will be making plastic-clad Silica Fibers easier to use in coming years.

Plastic-Clad Silica Fiber
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