Frequently Asked Questions: Helistrand



Looking for Helistrand Distributors?

Allied Wire and Cable is a Helistrand distributor and can provide you with low, competitive pricing on Helistrand products, including the company's Mil-Spec items.

Who Is Helistrand?

Helistrand is a manufacturer of custom high-temperature wire and cable, specializing in extruded wire and insulations and jackets. It also manufactures hook-up wire, Mil-Spec cables and nuclear cables. For a full list of Helistrand’s capabilities, keep reading below.

What Are Some of the Products Helistrand Manufactures?

Military Cables

Nuclear Cables

  • Manufactures radiation-resistant wire using DuPont TEZFEL®
  • Nuclear cables meet requirements of IEEE 383-1974 flame and LOCA tests

Industrial Cables

  • Builds custom wire and cable for applications in, for example, steel mills, refineries and fossil fuel plants.

Custom Cables

  • Makes custom high-temperature wire and cable for the automotive and racing industries
  • Creates braided control cables for custom motorcycles
  • Composite cables

Insulations and Jackets

  • FEP
  • PFA
  • ETFE
  • TFE tape

Additional wire and cable manufacturing capabilities

  • Shielded or unshielded cables
  • Light- and heavy-wall insulation, up to 1000 volts
  • Cables with strong fuel, chemical and radiation resistance

Which Helistrand Products Can Allied Wire and Cable Provide?

AWC can provide any wire and cable manufactured by Helistrand.

Want to Learn More About Helistrand Products or Place an Order?

Call one of our experienced sales reps at 800-828-9473 for any inquiries about Helistrand products or submit an RFQ online for pricing on any of your wire and cable needs.

Visit Helistrand’s website to see its full capabilities.


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