Frequently Asked Questions: Alpha Wire and Cable

Alpha Wire and Cable

Alpha Wire and Cable

Who Is Alpha Wire?

Alpha Wire is a manufacturer of high-performance wire, cable and tubing for critical applications.

Did You Know Allied Wire and Cable Is an Alpha Wire-Authorized Distributor?

An authorized distributor is a stocking distributor designated by Alpha Wire as one of the approved outlets for their products. Allied Wire and Cable maintains a large level of Alpha Wire and FIT Heat Shrink Tubing inventory at all times. Allied Wire and Cable can provide you with competitive pricing on Alpha products.

What Products Does Alpha Wire Manufacture?

Alpha's major product lines include:

  • Alpha Wire Industrial Series Cables: Serve the automotive and industrial factory automation industries.
  • XTRA-GUARD High Performance Electronic Cables: Designed to survive the most demanding environments.
  • XTRA-GUARD Flexible Cables: Long-lasting flexible cables designed to provide excellent performance in high-flex, high-torsion and continuous-flex applications such as motion control and robotics.
  • FIT® Preferred Heat Shrink Products: Offers a reliable way to protect and seal terminations or add additional mechanical ruggedness. FIT products have outstanding physical characteristics such as low longitudinal shrinkage and can be used in many various applications.
  • Series V-VFD (Variable Frequency Drive) Cables: Performs in the most challenging manufacturing environments.
  • Series V-Flex (Flexible VFD) Cables: Specifically designed to combat the problems of system performance and signal disruption.
  • EcoGen: Next generation of eco-friendly, high performance wire and cable designed to provide better performance in a smaller package.
    • EcoCable Control Cable: EcoCable is the next generation of control cable. It is up to 47 percent smaller and 65 percent lighter than traditional PVC control cable, EcoCable also offers up to 87 percent lower outgassing in a fully recyclable cable.
    • EcoFlex Flexible Control Cable: EcoFlex is the latest innovation in flexible control cable. It is up to 32 percent smaller and 55 percent lighter than traditional PVC flexible control cable. EcoFlex also offers up to 91 percent lower outgassing in a fully recyclable cable.
    • EcoWire Hook-up Wire: 100 percent recyclable hook-up wire that is up to 45 percent smaller and 40 percent lighter than traditional PVC hook-up wire.
    • EcoWire Plus Hook-up Wire: All the benefits of EcoWire with the added benefit of fluid resistance for industrial applications (comparable to XLPE).

Which Alpha Wire Products Does Allied Wire and Cable Stock?

Allied Wire carries many Alpha Wire products. Click on any of the following items to view them in our catalog:

Can't Find What You're Looking for in Our Catalog?

Call one of our experienced sales representatives at 800-828-9473. They can quote you on any type of Alpha Wire or Alpha FIT Heat Shrink Tubing Products you need.

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