26

Jun

2020

UL 3214 Wire vs UL 3231 Wire | Product Knockout

UL 3214 and UL 3231 wires are part of Allied Wire & Cable’s collection of High-Temperature wires, which are wires designed to withstand brutal temperatures and are fairly universal in their applications. High-temperature wires are commonly found in commercial and industrial... [Read More]

24

Jun

2020

Thermocouple Wire Differences

One of Allied Wire & Cable's primary goals is to provide our customers with the right supplies that fit their needs. However, AWC has a long list of products and an even longer list of subcategories with their own individual specifications. Understandably, this large inventory of... [Read More]

22

Jun

2020

TFFN vs THHN Wire | Product Knockout

THHN wire and TFFN wire belong to a category of electrical wire also known as building wire. TFFN and THHN wire are built in accordance with the National Electrical Code for general purpose wiring for installation in conduit or other recognized raceway. THHN and TFFN wire are essentially the... [Read More]

15

Jun

2020

MTW vs THHN | Product Knockout

MTW wire and THHN wire are electrical PVC wires used in building applications. MTW and THHN are built in accordance with the National Electrical Code for general purpose wiring for installation in conduit or other recognized raceway. These cables share several overlapping characteristics,... [Read More]

8

Jun

2020

The Cable Chronicles: The History of the MIL-SPEC

Have you ever watched a rocket take off and wonder how the insides don't get a fried from the heat of the engines or have you ever seen footage of a tank taking fire and have it still remain functional? Then you are definitely seeing MIL-SPEC wire and cable in action.  In fields... [Read More]

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