Control Cable and Instrumentation Products

Super-Trex® Reduced Diameter Control Cable (12 AWG)

The TPC Wire & Cable Corp. Super-Trex® Reduced Diameter Control Cable features a high strand count and cable construction designed to provide long life in dynamic flexing applications. The security yellow TSE jacket provides excellent protection against oil and most industrial chemicals. This shielded control cable has completed 20 million cycles without electrical failure in cat track testing. It's available in 12 AWG and various conductor counts (from 8 to 22 conductors) and is also available in 20 AWG18 AWG, and 16 AWG.

Reduced Diameter Control Cable 12

Ratings / Characteristics

  • UL Listed
  • CSA
  • Type TC
  • FT-1 Flame Rating
  • UV Resistant
  • RoHS Compliant
  • 600 V
  • Max Conductor Temperature 90°C
  • Suitable for Class I, II, Div. 2


  • BUNCH STRANDED TINNED SOFT DRAWN COPPER — Longer flex life in flexing and twisting applications. Easier to solder.

  • NYLON ARMORED INNER CONDUCTORS — Lower coefficient of friction. Longer life in flexing applications.

  • XLPE CONDUCTOR INSULATION — Oil resistant and has high dielectric, tensile and mechanical properties.

  • SPECIALLY COMPOUNDED, SECURITY YELLOW, SUPER-TREX® TSE JACKET — Superior first-line defense against oil, ozone and UV exposure as well as most chemicals. Flame and heat resistant. Extreme all-weather flexibility.

  • CONDUCTORS ARE CODED WITH ALPHA-NUMERIC IDENTIFICATION — Provides fast identification of conductors. Easy to read and simplifies installation.

  • NYLON FILLERS — Low friction, non-wicking fillers provide excellent flexibility.

  • REVERSE LAY OF ALTERNATING BUNDLES — Increases flexibility and relieves bending and twisting stress.

  • RUBBER BACKED FABRIC TAPE AROUND INNER COMPONENTS — Provides easy movement of the conductor bundle for longer flex life.


  • Automatic Welders
  • Broach Machines
  • Control Circuits
  • Cranes
  • Festoon Systems
  • Machine Tools
  • Positioning Equipment
  • Power Track Systems
  • Remote Control of Electrical Equipment
  • Sensing Equipment
  • Transfer Vehicles


  • Abrasions
  • Chemicals
  • Flexing
  • Impact



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Part Numbers

  • 88708
  • 88712
  • 88722
The Super-Trex cable’s chemical resistance and tough jacket lends itself to a longer cable life, reducing unscheduled downtime which results better runtime and money savings.
Al Plybon
Electrical & Instrumentation Planner, Simpson Tacoma Kraft


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