Side Glow Modelling Fibre Optic Cable
Produces a continuous glow along it’s length similar to neon tubes.
Available in 3mm and 6mm options
Typically LED light is used, projected in one end and transmits through the length of the fibre optic, glowing over the length*
Has a whole range of modelling applications including creating miniature fluorescent tubes. As there is no electrical connection, side glow fibre optic cable is also ideal for aquariums, fish ponds etc
Unlike neon tubs, side glow fibre optics are not limited to a single colour, it can be cut with wire cutters or a sharp knife and is very flexible
* The length of travel will depend on the power of the light source but 5 metres is usually typical, for longer lengths, up to 10 metres the fibre optic cable can be illuminated from both ends
Sold in multiples of 100mm