Coated Cable

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How to Crimp a Ferrule to Coated Cable?

Monday, October 23, 2023

Discover how ferrules work with coated cables to create strong and safe cable assemblies. Learn the do's and don'ts of swaging ferrules and why it's crucial to prepare coated cables properly.

What is Coated Mechanical Cable?

Wednesday, February 22, 2023

The material applied to coated mechanical cable is a molten, extruded chemical that coats bare cable entirely, protecting the solid wire from making direct contact with the environment with which it is deployed. This extruded material is designed to provide a barrier of protection against mating components, or maybe worse, harsh conditions that could shorten the lifespan and integrity of the mechanical cable.

When to Use Nylon Coated Mechanical Cable

Tuesday, March 30, 2020
To help keep mechanical cables durable over sometimes millions of cycles, manufacturers often coat cables in a thermoplastic nylon. This blog will help you decide if nylon coated mechanical cables are best for your operation.