Quabbin Wire & Cable Frequently Asked Questions

Quabbin Wire and Cable

Quabbin Wire & Cable

Who is Quabbin Wire & Cable Co.?

Quabbin is a manufacturer of general purpose wire & cable, commercial data use, digital A/V & lighting control and cable for harsh environments.

Did you know Allied is an Quabbin Wire Authorized Distributor?

An Authorized Distributor is a stocking distributor designated by Quabbin Wire as one of the approved outlets for their products. Allied keeps a large inventory and can offer competitive pricing on Quabbin wire products such as: data/communication cable and general purpose cable.

What Harsh Environment products does Quabbin Wire & Cable manufacture

Cables used in industrial environments are exposed to harsh elements that can cause connection failures and safety hazards such as continuous flexing, exposure to acids, oils and other chemicals. Quabbin manufactures cables that are meant for those tough conditions that can be found in automotive manufacturing, robotic control and the oil and gas industries. By specifying these cables up front, customers can save both time and money by avoiding production down times.

Features:

  • PLTC/ITC, CM/CMX Outdoor, Oil Resistant, UV Resistant

Listings/Ratings available:

  • UL 1685, VW-1, Cm, CMR, CMX, CMX Outdoor, 600V AWM, PLTC/ITC and MSHA

Examples of the types of Harsh Environment cables are below:

What Commercial Data Cables does Quabbin Wire & Cable manufacture?

DataMax cables provide outstanding reliability and electrical performance and were designed to exceed industry standards making the the best choice for companies. These cables are used in commercial buildings, education, government, finance, residential, telecommunications, data centers, enterprise, wireless, government and healthcare. These cables are also excellent because they provide quick termination, high yield, stocked in a variety of constructions and colors. In addition, they are trusted by OEMS and assemblers and meets or exceeds all electrical performance of TIA 568-C. These commercial cables include:

  • Multiconductor
  • Multipair
    • PLTC - shielded, PVC
  • Ethernet - These include Datamax Extreme Ethernet cables
  • Profinet - These include Datamax Extreme Profinet cables
    • Cat 5e

    What type of Digital AV & Lighting Control Cable does Quabbin manufacture?

    These cables are used for any type of lighting control applications, digital A/V and transmitting digital signals for sound,video or stage lighting. Examples of these applications include: Microphones, Concerts, Speakers, Sports Stadiums, Digital Signs, Digital Audio, Analog Audio, Instrument and Live events. Features of these cables include: Crush resistant, high flex life, Roadie Proof, UV resistant for outdoor use, low skew (optimal sound/vision experience), re-deployable and matte finish jacket. These Digital AV & Lighting control cables include:

    Does Quabbin manufacture General Purpose Wire & Cable?

    These cables include multi-conductor and multi-pair constructions which include Belden equals. These cables can be used in point of sale, security and alarm, computers, harnesses, appliances, extended distance and electronics. Examples of general purpose wire and cable include the following:

    Where are Quabbin Wire & Cable Products Made?

    Quabbin products are proudly made in the U.S.A. This means an American made product supporting the standards and quality only found in American Manufacturing with no delayed and costly shipping times. Countless overseas competitors have cheaper pricing, however the potential buyer could could cost more money in the long run face more money and time constraints due to downtime, failures and poor performance.

    Looking for Additional Quabbin Products Not Listed in Our Catalog?

    As an authorized Quabbin Wire & Cable distributor, our experienced sales reps can find the exact Quabbin wire product you need. Call us at 800-828-9473!

    • Patch
      • Cat 5e, Cat 6, Mini 6, Mini 6a, Cat 6a, Cat 5 and Cat 3
    • Horiztonal
      • Cat 6, Cat 5e and Cat 5
    • Coaxial Cable
    • Single Pair
      • T1, E1, xDSL
    • Multipair
      • T1, E1 and xDSL
    • Multiconductor
      • Instrumentation, Audio, Control & Broadcast
      • Roadway loop
      • Broadcast & Computer Interconnect
      • RS-232
      • Audio, Control & Computer Interconnect
    • Multipair
      • Instrumentation, Audio, Control & Broadcast
      • Control & Sound Interaconnect
      • Instrumentation, Audio & Broadcast
      • Audio, Control Computer Interconnect
      • RS-232
      • RS-422
    • Ethernet
      • Cat 6/6a
      • Cat 5e
      • Cat 6a
    • Belden Equals
    • Multiconductor
      • PLTC
      • Instrumentation, Audio, Control & Broadcast
      • Security & Alarm Interconnect
      • Fire Alarm
      • Roadway Loop
      • Broadcast & Computer Interconnect
      • RS-232
      • Audio, Control & Computer Interconnect
    • Multipair
      • PLTC
      • Instrumentation
      • Data & Computer Interconnect
      • Roadway loop
      • Control & Sound Interconnect
      • Audio, Control & Computer Interconnect
      • RS-232
      • RS-485
      • RS-422

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