Provides step-by-step instruction on how to complete each fiber optic task. Enhanced with high quality graphics. The correct preparation of fiber optic cable is of paramount importance. Improper handling, incorrect tools, and poor techniques may cause fiber abrasion. The damage may not be immediately apparent and may cause the network to suddenly fail at some time in the future. Helps the fiber craftsperson gain the proper knowledge and skill to work with fiber optic cable. Covers: preparing fiber cable, breakout and fan-out kits, armored cables, mid cable entry, and safety issues.