HITRONIC® HQA Aerial Cable

Outdoor self-supporting aerial cable with stranded loose tubes and non-metallic strain relief; ADSS cable type

HITRONIC® HQA ADSS cable (All-Dielectric Self-Supporting), non-metallic, ideal in distribution as well as transmission environments; A-DQ(ZN)2Y

ADSS - All Dielectric Self Supporting

Halogen-freeMechanical resistanceLow weightOptimum strain reliefUV-resistantWaterproof

Article number Article designationFibre typeNumber of fibresOuter diameter [mm]Weight (kg/km)
Single-mode E 9 OS2
HITRONIC® HQA800 6x2E 9/125 OS29/125 OS2129.773
HITRONIC® HQA800 6x4E 9/125 OS29/125 OS2249.773
HITRONIC® HQA800 6x8E 9/125 OS29/125 OS24810.992
HITRONIC® HQA800 8x12E 9/125 OS29/125 OS29612.4121


  • Suitable for mild weather conditions
  • Easy to install due to the compact design, high flexibility, robust sheath and small bending radii
  • UV-resistant
    longitudinally and laterally watertight
  • Zero electromagnetic interference as the cable contains no metal (totally dielectric)

Application range

  • For outdoor use
  • Hanging on poles
  • Laying on poles
  • Installation on building columns

Product features

  • Stranded loose tubes with up to 96 fibres
  • Colour-coded fibres and loose tubes
  • Mechanical support members (central filler and aramid yarns)
  • Robust, halogen-free outer sheath
  • Span width up to 90m

Product Make-up

  • Up to 8 stranded gel-filled loose tubes
  • Central GRP strength element
  • Aramid yarns as strain relief
  • PE outer sheath
  • Colour: black (RAL 9005)

Classification ETIM 5

  • ETIM 5.0 Class-ID: EC000034
  • ETIM 5.0 Class-Description: Fibre optic cable

Classification ETIM 6

  • ETIM 6.0 Class-ID: EC000034
  • ETIM 6.0 Class-Description: Fibre optic cable


  • Primary coated fibre: 250µm
  • Cable: see table

Core identification code

  • Fibre colour code see
    data sheet

Fibre type

  • GOF - Glass Optical Fibre

Standard designation

  • A-DQ(ZN)2Y - ADSS
  • All-Dielectric Self-Supporting

Optical values

  • see data sheet

Optical fibre type

  • Core material: glass
  • Cladding material: glass

Permissible bending radius

  • Static: ≥ 15 x outer diameter
  • Dynamic: ≥ 20 x outer diameter

Permissible tensile force

  • MAT: 2000 N
  • EDS: 800 N

Temperature range

  • Fixed installation: -40°C to +70°C
  • Occasional flexing: -30°C to +70°C

  • Unless specified otherwise, the shown product values are nominal values. Detailed values (e.g. tolerances) are available upon request.
  • Photographs and graphics are not to scale and do not represent detailed images of the respective products.
  • Further cable versions are available on request.