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CoilBoss(TM) Retractile Cords from Northwire Technical Cable Help Fire Department Respond to Emergencies
Electrical Equipment & Systems

CoilBoss(TM) Retractile Cords from Northwire Technical Cable Help Fire Department Respond to Emergencies

OSCEOLA, Wis.-When the Osceola (Wisconsin) Fire Department needs to spring into action, it does so more quickly and safely with an innovative CoilBoss Retractile Cord from Northwire, Inc., Technical Cable. Each of the six vehicles in the department's fleet is outfitted with a CoilBoss Retractile power cord that is mounted to the ceiling and plugs into the vehicle when parked in the fire station....

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electric Vehicle Cables withstand harsh environments.

Bulk cable, CoilBoss(TM) Retractile Cords, and complete cable solutions are available for charging electric/hybrid vehicles. Available in standard/custom configurations, UL 62-approved cables are compatible with SAE J1772 connectors, UL 2594, and NEC 625 charging systems. Products include 600 V EVE (TPE) and EVT (PVC) cables, available from 2-18 AWG, as well as 300 V EVJE (TPE) and EVJT (PVC)...

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Northwire Boosts E-Commerce Product Offerings with Endurance Vision Cable Assemblies

OSCEOLA, Wis.-Northwire, Inc. has added the Endurance line of cable assemblies for vision system applications to NorthwireDirect-®, its e-commerce Web site for ordering off-the-shelf, factory-direct cable, cable assemblies and connectors. The new Endurance products available at NorthwireDirect are extended length/extended life MVC-800 FireWire IEEE 1394, suitable for up to 7 meters (23 feet),...

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Cable Innovation Makes Industrial Networking Easier, Faster and More Reliable
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Innovation Makes Industrial Networking Easier, Faster and More Reliable

DataCELL-® FOUNDATION(TM) fieldbus M-EZ (Marshal-EZ) Cables OSCEOLA, Wis.-As engineers and systems integrators gain experience with FOUNDATION(TM) fieldbus installations, they are realizing the advantages of multi-pair fieldbus trunk lines in plant installations. These users are simplifying installations by merging formerly scattered control and instrument points into common bus segments and...

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Cable Fables - Confusion and Misconceptions about NFPA-79

Cable Fables - Confusion and Misconceptions about NFPA-79

OSCEOLA, Wis. - April 23, 2009 - Confusion abounds about the new NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) regulations pertaining to UL-recognized (AWM style) cable. Long after the practice became widespread, inspectors became aware of the ubiquitous use of AWM (Appliance Wiring Material) style cables in machine interconnecting sensors, actuators, switches and other components often as part of...

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Fieldbus Cables simplify wiring of Marshaling cabinets.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fieldbus Cables simplify wiring of Marshaling cabinets.

DataCELL-® Foundation(TM) fieldbus M-EZ Cables feature up to 24 individually foil-shielded and binder-jacketed pairs contained within single cable. Offering optimized ground system integrity, units also eliminate potential for cross-continuity between shields. They are FF-844-certified, assuring electrical precision, and meet Foundation fieldbus type A cable physical property requirements....

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Northwire Cables Reach New Test Cycle Records
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Northwire Cables Reach New Test Cycle Records

High-flex-life designs move into vision and data cables OSCEOLA, Wis.-Northwire, Inc. has been producing high-flex-life, robotic-grade cables for nearly 20 years. Initially, these products were designed and produced for sensor and discrete industrial control applications. Increasing demand for more rugged cable in industrial network, machine vision and robotic applications has stimulated further...

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Northwire Retractile Power Cordage Available For Online Ordering
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Northwire Retractile Power Cordage Available For Online Ordering

OSCEOLA, Wis.Northwire, Inc. offers online ordering for EnduroFLEX III Retractile Power Cordage through www.NorthwireDirect.com, the company's Web ordering site. No minimum order quantity is required. Retractile cords from NorthwireDirect are available in three to five business days. They feature high coil memory, and are outdoor-rated and resist chemicals, oil, detergents, solvents, abrasion,...

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Cable carries Fieldbus Foundation certification.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Cable carries Fieldbus Foundation certification.

Featuring round and smooth jacket that facilitates secure installation in cable glands, DataCELL FOUNDATION fieldbus cable is FF-844 certified by Fieldbus Foundation(TM). All versions are ITC (instrument tray cable)/PLTC (power-limited tray cable) rated for exposed-run applications and pass crush/impact tests for metal-clad cable under UL 1569. Single-pair or multi-paired bus cables, offered with...

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Cable Assemblies suit motion, vision systems applications.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Assemblies suit motion, vision systems applications.

Delivering reliable interconnectivity, Endurance(TM) products include CCXC Analog Video, MVC-800 FireWire, GEV-1000(TM) GigE Vision(TM), and Camera Link-® cable assemblies. Cable design, connector design, termination, overmolding, and testing ensure signal transmission integrity. Designed for industrial-grade applications with cameras and frame grabbers, products feature EnduroFLEX TPE jacketing...

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