AutomationDirect, Cumming, Ga., now offers flexible multi-conductor control cable in shielded and unshielded versions ranging in sizes from 18 to 10 AWG and with three to 41 conductors (including green/yellow ground). Individual stranded copper conductors have black PVC/nylon insulation and are marked with identification numbers.With a rugged premium grade TPE outer jacket, cables are flexible for easy installation and are available in 50, 100, 250, 500 and 1,000-foot reels. Shielded versions include both an overall aluminum Mylar foil tape with drain wire and tinned copper braid for maximum effectiveness against external electrical noise interference. The cables resist sunlight, oil, and moisture penetration, and are suitable for wet and dry, indoor and outdoor locations.
The multi-conductor flexible control cables are UL and CSA approved and RoHS compliant. Reel prices start at $50.00.When combined with AutomationDirect’s line of ZipPort multi-wire connectors, according to company officials, these cables are an economical way to organize and simplify control wiring.