Machine Design

Cables for Extreme Environments

All Xtra Guard cables can be specified with a shielding system for protection against electromagnetic interference (EMI), radio frequency interference (RFI) and electrostatic discharge (ESD).

The cables are round, come in about 5,000 standard configurations, and offer a broad range of AWG sizes, conductor counts, and shielding options. A wide choice of colors can be selected to code individual cables. All cables are sequentially footage marked for measuring cables and stocked items are available in put-ups as small as 100 feet (30m). The entire product line includes Xtra Guard 1-5 and flexible cables.

Alpha Wire Co., 711 Lidgerwood Ave., Elizabeth NJ 07207, (800) 522-5742,

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