Halogen-free Simplex POF Cable (500 meters)

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The Broadcom AFBR-HUS500Z is a halogen-free, robust simplex plastic optical fiber (POF) cable. The cable comes in a single spool of 500m POF consisting of one step-index fiber sheathed in a black polyethylene jacket with an outer diameter of 2.2 mm. The jacket has a blue marking. The POF inside the covering jacket has a diameter of 1 mm. 

The  cable complies with UL VW-1 flame retardant specification (UL file #E116331 / Style #5538).


  • Compatible with the Broadcom Versatile Link family of connectors and fiber optic components as transmitters and receivers
  • 1mm POF available in 1 grade with 0.19 dB/m typical attenuation (-40°C to +85°C)
  • Halogen-free



  • Industrial Data Links for Factory Automation and Plant Control
  • Intra-system Links; Board-to-board, Rack-to-rack
  • Telecommunications Switching Systems
  • Computer-to-peripheral Data Links, PC Bus Extension
  • Proprietary LANs
  • Digitalized Video
  • Medical Instruments
  • Reduction of Lighting and Voltage transient Susceptibility
  • High Voltage Isolation

Lifecycle Status


Substance Compliance

  • RoHS6
    Fully Compliant
Specification Value
Lifecycle Active
Distrib. Inventory Yes
RoHS6 Compliant Y
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