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JRM Vol.10 No.3 pp. 229-234
doi: 10.20965/jrm.1998.p0229
(1998)

Paper:

Long-Distance Optical Fiber Cable Installation System Using Automatic Control Puller

Takenori Morimitsu* and Masao Terasawa**

*Institute of Systems & Information Technologies Kyushu, 2-1-22 Momochihama, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka 814-0001, Japan

**Access Network Systems Laboratories, NTT Corp., 1-7-1 Hanabatake, Tukuba-shi, Ibaraki 305-0805, Japan

Received:
December 1, 1997
Accepted:
January 23, 1998
Published:
June 20, 1998
Keywords:
Feed drive, Transient response, Measurement and control, Control device
Abstract

To fully use optical fiber cable features such as low loss, small diameter, and light weight, cables are installed over the longest possible unit distance using pullers installed in intermediate manholes to distribute cable pulling force. An optical fiber cable pulling system has been developed that measures loading tension on the cable using tension sensors and automatically controls pulling speed so that tension is appropriate.

Cite this article as:
Takenori Morimitsu and Masao Terasawa, “Long-Distance Optical Fiber Cable Installation System Using Automatic Control Puller,” J. Robot. Mechatron., Vol.10, No.3, pp. 229-234, 1998.
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