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    What is a Fiber Optic Splice Closure?

    Fiber optic splice closure is the equipment used to offer room for fusion splicing optical fibers. It also provides protection for fused fiber joint point and fiber cables. There are mainly two types of closures: vertical type and horizontal type. A large variety of fiber splice closures are designed for different applications, such as aerial, duct fiber cables and direct burial. Generally speaking, they are usually used in outdoor environment, even underwater. :: Fiber Optic Splice Closure Types For outside plant splice closure, there are two major types: horizontal type and vertical type. 1) Horizontal type Horizontal type splice closures look like flat or cylindrical case. They provide space and…