Availability is key when it comes to specialist cable


Availability is key when it comes to specialist cable which is why FS Cables carry over 3,500 different products in stock for immediate dispatch.

Cables include high temperature wires – silicone singles and multicores, PTFE, glass braided P-Temp and G-Temp and a selection of thermocouple and compensating cables to meet various industry standards.

Flexible control cables, from simple PVC flexes to high performance robotics cables are also available. Large stocks of YY, CY and SY cables are stocked from 2 to 50 core, from 0.5mm² to 35mm², a popular choice for many industrial applications.

Def-Stan cables offer flexible control with miniature conductor sizes – both screened and unscreened versions are available, colour coded for easy termination and a variety of outer sheaths for resistance to mechanical or liquid damage.

Where frequent movement is needed, highly flexible cables with polyurethane outer jackets are an ideal solution. The HF series is specifically designed for repetitive movement through a drag chain or under guidance.

Bus cables are stocked for industrial automation on most popular systems including Foundation FieldBus, Profibus, DeviceNet, LonWorks, ModBus, CC-Link, Industrial Ethernet, KNX and more. Many are available in standard PVC or with Low Smoke Halogen Free (LSHF) jackets for sensitive installations.

Other cables include transducer and load cell cables, a large range of coaxes, structured wiring Cat 5E and Cat 6, and external grade cables with duct grade PE or SWA outer jackets. FS Cables also hold one the largest stocks of alternative to Belden data cables in the UK.

Where cables are exposed to harsh conditions, a number of neoprene rubber, crane, festoon and trailing cables are stocked, designed to offer flexibility and durability with oil, abrasion and temperature resistance.

In the unlikely event the cable you require isn’t listed, talk to us about our custom manufacture service where cables can be manufactured or altered to meet your specification, often with low lead times and low MOQs.

Cables are designed to meet a number of UK and international standards depending on the type and application. FS Cables are accredited to ISO 9001 Quality Management, ISO 14001 Environmental Management and OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety. The FS technical team are on hand to assist with any cable enquiries, please call 01727 840 841 or email sales@fscables.com.

A great source of further information is the brand new website www.fscables.com or in the popular 182 page cabling guide ‘The Little Red Book’, containing technical and application data for over 8,000 products. All stock items are delivered next working-day as standard to most of UK mainland, free on orders over £100. Many cables can also be cut-to-length to reduce your costs and wastage.


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