Alpha's Xtra-Guard 4 Multi-Paired Cables are especially suitable for use in challenging environments. These cables are oil, solvent, and water-resistant, as well as designed conveniently for fast, easy stripping of its insulation and jacket. They are suitable for use in mining instruments and controls, mass transit systems, and arctic pipeline controls.

The Xtra-Guard 4 Multi-Paired Cables come in three different shielding variations: foil shielded, foil/braided shield, and unshielded. They all have a temperature of -50°C to +125°C and a voltage rating of 300V. They also all meet UL Style 20237, and the foil/braid shield version meets UL Style 21918.