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Alpha Wire are one of the worlds leading wire & cable manufacturers.
No matter how demanding the environment, you want a cable with the performance and reliability to put your mind at ease. You want a cable that fits the application, no matter what extremes of temperature, oils and solvents, electrical noise, and other hazards it must withstand.
Alpha Wire has engineered wire and cables that excel in taming tough applications. From the harsh environment of a factory floor, to critical controls on an offshore oil rig, cables from Alpha Wire are working reliably day-in and day-out. They design and manufacture every cable to meet the critical demands of real-world applications. Using premium materials, advanced manufacturing, and world-class quality control, Alpha Wire manufacture every cable knowing its operation is critical to an application’s success.
For further information on AlphaWire products, please download information from the product catagories or contact our sales team.

Xtra-Guard Performance Cable

Xtra-Guard® Performance Cable

Ultimate performance in extreme environments

Alpha Wire’s Xtra-Guard® cable brings performance and reliability to the biggest challenges in the toughest environments. No matter what extremes your application faces, you’ll find an Xtra-Guard cable that excels in meeting your requirements. Downtime is costly—whether caused by a complete cable failure or from the little glitches that occur when a cable doesn’t live up to the demands of the application.

Xtra-Guard means peace of mind.
Hazard-matched to survive in the most demanding operating conditions, Xtra-Guard cable is the longest-lasting, highest-performing cable available. Field-proven application performance, year after year has made Xtra-Guard cable the first choice of engineers for more than three decades.

  • Automotive
  • Industrial
  • Machine tools
  • Marine
  • Medical/biotechnology        
  • Military
  • Mining
  • Petrochemical
  • Solar
  • Wind power
  • Key Features:

  • 2 to 80 conductors, configured as single conductors or pairs
  • 28 – 14 AWG
  • Stranded conductors for flexibility
  • Choice of shielding options
  • Aluminum/polyester for moderate EMI performance
  • Supra-Shield® foil/braid for exceptional EMI performance
  • For further information, please download the Xtra-Guard Brochure

    Hook-Up Wire

    Hook-Up Wire

    Everything you need to hook up anything

    The broad range of hook-up wire from Alpha means you will find the product exactly suited to your application—whether it’s as straightforward as a control cabinet in a protected environment or as specialized as a machine tool on the factory floor, a high-temperature oven, or off-road construction equipment.

    Key features:

    • Stranded and solid copper conductors, bare or tinned, with other platings available for special application needs
    • Color-coded insulation for easy circuit identification
    • UL, CSA, and Mil-spec compliance
    • Convenient put-ups as short as 100 feet
    • Excellent uniformity and low-fray design for easy handling, stripping, and termination
    • Broad range of insulations

    For further information, please download the Hook-Up Wire Brochure

    Types of Hook-Up Wire
    • Our broad range of high performance hook-up wire is available in a variety of insulations to meet your needs for temperature, ability to withstand wear and abrasion, electrical performance, or resistance to oil, solvents, and chemicals.

    • EcoWire™

      Alpha Wire's new EcoWire is the latest innovation in hook-up wire. Non-halogenic and fully recyclable, EcoWire also offers improved performance characteristics over standard PVC-based insulation. Whether you need to meet strict environmental regulations or require a smaller, more durable wire, EcoWire is the solution.

    • EcoWire™ Plus

      Alpha Wire's new EcoWire Plus is the latest innovation in hook-up wire. EcoWire Plus offers all of the environments benefits of standard EcoWire, plus additional fluid and chemical resistance. Whether you need to meet strict environmental regulations or require a smaller, more durable wire, EcoWire Plus is the solution.

    • Photovoltaic Wire

      A hook-up wire for Solar Power applications, Alpha Wire's photovoltaic wire thrives in harsh environments. Offered in both UL/TÜV and UL wire requirements for your convenience.

    • Dearborn™ Bulk Hook-Up Wire

      Alpha Wire’s Dearborn™ Bulk hook-up wire is ideal for applications where long runs of hook-up wire are required. They are available with a PVC jacket and in a variety of colors.

    • Ribbon Cable

      Alpha Wire offers a variety of ribbon cabe that facilitate easier routing and termination, taking up less space than wire harness bundles.

    • Bus Bar

      Alpha Wire's Bus Bar wire provides a realiable solution to keep power flowing in your vital electrical systems.

    Communication - Control - Industrial Cable


    Communication, Control & Industrial Cable

    Get control of demanding applications

    Communication and control are critical to any electronic system. Whether it’s the monitoring and control of a wind turbine, communication between drive and motor on the factory floor, or interconnections of CAD systems in an engineering department, the proper communication and control cable is critical to maintaining high signal integrity.

    The broad range of communication and control cables from Alpha Wire means you can find the right cable for your application. Our cables meet special needs, such as lowcapacitance cables for extended transmission of digital signals, such as the extra flexibility of rubber insulation and jackets, or excellent shielding for electrically noisy environments.

    Typical applications for Communication & Control cable include:

    • Audio systems: speakers, microphones, intercoms
    • Broadcast and studio
    • Data transmission: RS-232, 422, 485
    • CAD/CAM
    • Computer peripherals
    • Business machines
    • Security systems: alarms, cameras, sensors
    • Control systems
    • Instrumentation systems
    • Point-of-sale systems
    • Banking systems

      For further information, please download the: Communication, Control, and Industrial Cable Brochure

      Types of Communication, Control, & Industrial Cable

      • Communication & Control

        A broad line of communications and control cables for audio systems, broadcast and studio, data transmission, business machines, security systems, control systems, and instrumentation systems.

      • Flexible Motor Supply Cable

        Motor Supply Cable for top performance in motor and drive applications.

      • Solar Cable

        Our multiconductor solar cable is designed specifically for solar inverters and similar applications, it’s the perfect choice that goes wherever your solar farm is installed.

      • Low Smoke Zero Halogen

        Low smoke, zero halogens communication and control cable designed for rugged performance and suited to such applications as rapid transit, industrial and commercial.

      • Industrial Automation

        Complete family of Industrial Automation cables, including: ControlNet™, RS-485, DeviceNet™, Fieldbus, PROFIBUS™, and Industrial Twinax cables.

      • Flat Cable

        Alpha Wire's flat cables offer excellent signal transmission characteristics, with low capacitance, crosstalk, and skew.


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