Frequently Asked Questions: Quabbin Wire and Cable

Quabbin Wire and Cable

Quabbin Wire & Cable

Who Is Quabbin Wire & Cable Co.?

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

Did You Know Allied Wire and Cable Is a Quabbin Wire Authorized Distributor?

An authorized distributor is a stocking distributor designated by Quabbin Wire & Cable as one of the approved outlets for their products. Allied Wire and Cable 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 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

Following are examples of harsh-environment cables.

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 and are stocked in a variety of constructions and colors. Additionally, these cables are trusted by OEMS and assemblers and meet or exceed 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 and vision experience), redeployable and matte finish jacket. These digital AV and lighting control cables include:

    Does Quabbin Manufacture General Purpose Wire and Cable?

    These cables include multiconductor and multipair 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 genera-purpose wire and cable include the following:

    Where Are Quabbin Wire & Cable Products Made?

    Quabbin products are proudly made in the United States. This means an American-made product supporting the standards and quality found only 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 and 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, Allied Wire and Cable's experienced sales representatives 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 and broadcast
      • Roadway loop
      • Broadcast and computer interconnect
      • RS-232
      • Audio, control and computer interconnect
    • Multipair
      • Instrumentation, audio, control and broadcast
      • Control and sound interaconnect
      • Instrumentation, audio and broadcast
      • Audio, control computer interconnect
      • RS-232
      • RS-422
    • Ethernet
      • Cat 6/6a
      • Cat 5e
      • Cat 6a
    • Belden Equals
    • Multiconductor
      • PLTC
      • Instrumentation, audio, control and broadcast
      • Security and alarm interconnect
      • Fire alarm
      • Roadway loop
      • Broadcast and computer interconnect
      • RS-232
      • Audio, control and computer interconnect
    • Multipair
      • PLTC
      • Instrumentation
      • Data and computer interconnect
      • Roadway loop
      • Control and sound interconnect
      • Audio, control and computer interconnect
      • RS-232
      • RS-485
      • RS-422

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