How-To’s and Cable Basics

Cable Basics: What is Tray Cable?

Cable Basics: What is Tray Cable?

April 30, 2012

Tray Cable is designed for installation in cable trays, as specified in the National Electric Code.

Solar Cable: PV Wire vs. USE-2 Wire

Solar Cable: PV Wire vs. USE-2 Wire

March 29, 2012

Watch our Solar Cable video to get the facts on USE-2 and photovoltaic wire (PV wire).

Cable Basics: Portable Cord

Portable Cord

February 1, 2012

Many types of portable cord are identified by series of letters.

Cable Basics: Conductors

Conductors

August 19, 2011

There are many components that go into a cable, from the conductor, to the insulation, to any shielding or jacketing it may have.

Custom Cable

Custom Cable

May 25, 2011

Need a custom cable? But you’re not sure how to design one or where to get it?

Automotive Wire

Automotive Wire

February 15, 2011

There are many types of wire specific to the automotive industry, including primary wire and battery cable.

Heat-Shrink Tubing: Sizing

Heat-Shrink Tubing: Sizing

May 18, 2010

In this video, we show you the proper way to measure for shrinkable tubing so there’s no more guesswork.