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Abrasions

Abrasion refers to the loss of your cable’s jacketing material as it moves across a rough surface. Typical causes of failure due to abrasion is having too thin of a jacket or too soft of a jacket that fails to protect your cable’s conductors or your cable’s shielding during operation.

TPC Wire & Cable Corp. offers abrasion resistant solutions in every cable. Choose the right product family for your environment. Our Super-Trex® products are jacketed with specially compounded thermoset elastomer. Our Trex-Onics® products are jacketed with specially formulated polyurethane and our Chem-Gard™ products are especially resistant to abrasion as they are jacketed with fluoropolymer.