Coated cable and Jacketed Cable

Highest Quality Extrusion Coatings


Our extruders are equipped with laser monitors that continuously measure the diameter of the coated cable. This equipment insures the highest quality control over the outside diameter of the coatings during production.


Coatings Offered for Cables and Wire Rope

We have engineered our own mixes to offer you superior quality colors.

coated cable

  • Nylon 6 (standard)
  • Nylon 11 (high performance)
  • Vinyl
  • Polyester (Hytrel)
  • Polyethylene (Low Density)

Cable and Wire Jacketing

Steel cable can be jacketed with a number of plastics, and in a variety of wall thicknesses. Commonly used plastics include PVC, Nylon, Polypropylene or Polyethylene, although other plastics can be used for special applications.

The plastics are offered in their natural finish or colored. U.V. inhibitors and flame retardant material can be added to the plastic before jacketing



colored jacketed cable

  • Strong and Flexible
  • Chemical resistant
  • Low and high temperature flexibility
  • Flame resistant
  • Colors for easy identification

Available Coated Cable

Steel cable can be jacketed with a number of plastics, and a variety of wall thicknesses. Miniature cable available on request (smaller than 1/32”). Galvanized, stainless steel 304 and 316 cable available



Tolerances for plastic coated cables:

Cable Size
(inches)
Finished
O.D.
Approx.
Weight Per
1000 Ft. (lbs)
3/64 1/16 5.4
3/64 3/32 7.2
3/64 1/8  11.2
1/16 3/32 9.7
1/16 1/8 12
3/32 1/8 20
3/32 5/32 24
3/32 3/16 27
1/8 5/32 34
1/8 3/16 38
1/8 7/32 44
1/8 1/4 48
5/32 3/16 51
5/32 7/32 53
5/32 1/4 69
3/16 1/4 76
3/16 5/16 92
3/16 3/8 113
7/32 5/16 109
7/32 3/8 132
1/4 5/16 130
1/4 3/8 141
5/16 3/8 200
5/16 7/16 217
3/8 7/16 279
3/8 1/2 288