Fiber optic cable uses

A definition of fiber optic cable is a flexible, as well as transparent fiber made by drawing plastic or glass to a diameter slightly thicker than that of a human hair. Optical fiber cable can be generally used most often as a means to transmit light between the two ends of the fiber and find wide usage in the fiber optic communication system. So now let use check about where to uses of fiber optic to know more details about fiber optic cable.

Fiber optic cable can accommodate a variety of needs is given below :

  • It can be used in communication, fiber optic sensors, as well as illumination,
  • It is used a medical treatment like light guides, imaging tools and also as lasers for surgeries
  • It is used hydrophones seismic or SONAR application, submarines, like wiring in aircraft, and other vehicles and also for field networking
  • It used in computer networking, telephone, military as well as space application
  • It can provide an easy, economical and attractive solution for a lighting project
  • It is used for data transmission
  • It can be also used microscopy and biomedical research
  • It is used to transmit power using a photovoltaic cell to convert the light-electricity
  • It is used to connect in a variety of network settings 
  • And also help increase the speed and accuracy of data transmission
  • Broadcast/cable companies are using fiber optic cable for wirings like HDTV, CATV, internet, video on demand and other applications