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Who is Badger Wire?

Badger Wire is a manufacturer of appliance wire, battery cable, booster cable, machine tool wire and trailer cable.

Did you know Allied is an Badger Wire Authorized Distributor?

An Authorized Distributor is a stocking distributor designated by Badger Wire as one of the approved outlets for their products. Allied keeps a large inventory and can offer competitive pricing on Badger Wire products such as: battery cable, MTW wire and appliance wire.

What products does Badger Wire manufacture?

  • Battery Cables - These cables are designed to withstand the harsh conditions of automotive environments (both recreational and commercial) while serving various other industries. Battery cables include SGT, SGX and STX and include the following features:
  • UL 2726 Battery Cable – These PVC cables are used specifically for Industrial trucks and are rated to 150 volts and 105°C. They range in size from 6 AWG to 4/0. The UL 2726 standard also covers the following applications:
    • Internal Combustion Engine powered (BLW-IC)
    • UL 558
    • Electric Battery Powered Industrial Trucks (BLW-BP) UL 583
  • Booster Cable - This cable has the option for solid or flexible stranding, TPE (105°C) or PVC (80°C and 105°C) insulation and a double “D” configuration or a common figure eight construction.
  • Trailer Cable - Badger Wire's trailer cable manufacturing capabilities range from 2 conductors to 18 conductors, including duplex constructions. Features of this cable include:
    • This cable can be used for automotive trailers, trucks or applications that need good resistance to weather, oil and grease.
    • Flat or round multi-conductors in tinned or bare copper
    • The most popular cable is Badger's green cable which comes in flexible or standard per S.A.E. standards
  • Welding Cables - Badger wire makes an alternative to standard welding cable insulated with Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) rated to 105°C. Features of this TPE welding cable include:
    • Used in the same welding wire applications
    • Offers added oil resistance, abrasion and flexibility
    • Available with Stranded Stranding or Flexible Stranding
    • Money-saving alternative to regular welding wire
  • Appliance Wire & MTW Wire - These cables are UL 1283, UL 1232, UL 1346, UL 10269 and BC-5W2 Boat Cable approved
  • Boat Cable - This flat multi-conductor cable features tinned copper conductors, meets BC-5W2 for boat cable per (UL 1426) and is used for marine wire and brake cable applications.

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