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Fibre Optic Cable for Sale

Discussion in 'Jobs (Discussion)' started by peteark, Sep 29, 2006.

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  1. I am able to provide large quantities of top quality fibre opric cable.

    Fibre Optic Cable in part or in full at an attractive discount to the original purchase price. The cable was originally purchased for US $92 Million five years ago and never deployed and copies of all original invoices are available. All stock was manufactured in 1999 and 2000.

    The Fibre Optic Cable is “as new” and of an extremely high specification which is basically “future proof”

    The inventory consists of Long Haul fibre made up of:
    A. 1905 KMs of Lucent Manufacture, Accuribbon Type, True Wave (TW), 216 strands fibre. This cable was originally purchased between October 1999 and January 2000. Originally purchased for US $65.6 Million.
    B. 942 KMs of Corning Manufacture, 2 Core Non-Metallic, NZ-DSF, 216 strands fibre. This cable was originally purchased between June and July 2000. Originally purchased for US $26.5 Million.
    Lucent cable, diameter 2,20 m, width 1,15 m, weight 4192 Lbs, = 1903 kg
    Lucent cable, diameter 2,10 width 1,15 m, weight approx, 2.3 tons. This is a steel reel.
    Corning cable, diameter 1.95 m, width 1,07 m, weight 1457 kg
    A few of the reels will be bigger than 2.2 m in diameter and more than 2,5 tons in weight.

    All Cable is stored in secure warehousing in Europe on 6000 metre reels.

    Anyone interested email be at