Frequently Asked Questions: Marmon/RSCC Aerospace and Defense

RSCC Wire and Cable

RSCC Industries

Who is RSCC Wire & Cable?

RSCC Wire & Cable is part of the Marmon Group and is a manufacturer of high performance power, instrumentation, control and specialty electronic and electrical cables for a wide range of industries including Nuclear, Oil and Gas and Transit.

Did you know Allied is an Authorized RSCC Industries Distributor?

An Authorized Distributor is a stocking distributor designated by RSCC Industries as one of the approved outlets for their products.  Allied provides a wide range of their products and can offer competitive pricing.

What type of Proprietary Cable Products does RSCC manufacture?

Their proprietary cables include: EXANE®, Circuit SAFE and VITALink.  EXANE cables are designed to provide dependable performance in intense environments commonly seen in: transit cars, offshore oil rigs, oil and gas drilling, land rigs, commercial industrial applications, transit infrastructures and locomotives. Their second line of high performance cables are VITALink and CircuitSAFE, both industry tested to provide Circuit Integrity and Fire Safety. Examples of Exane and VITALink cables are listed below:

  • Exane Cables for the Oil, Gas & Petrochemical Industries
    • EXANE DATA - Ruggedized Marine Shipboard (Cat 5, Cat 6, RG-59, RG-6, Profibus, Fieldbus, ASi Cables)
    • Exane MR - Type P Marine Shipboard Cable
    • EXANE PowerFlex - Type P Marine Shipboard Cable
    • EXANE TorqueFlex - Type P Marine Shipboard Cable
    • EXANE VFD - Variable Frequency Drive Marine Shipboard Cable
    • EXANE ZH - Type LSX Commercial Shipboard Cable (Low Smoke, Zero Halogen)
    • EXANE ZH-CI - Type LSX Commercial Shipboard Cable (Low Smoke, Zero Halogen, Circuit Integrity)
    • Exane 125 - Type P Marine Shipboard Cable
  • Exane Cables for the Transit & Transportation Industries
  • VITALink Cables for Fire Safety
    • TC/NCC - Jacketed Power and Instrumentation
    • MC/NCC - Metal Clad Power and Instrumentation
    • 1 Hour Fire rated Cable with LSZH overjacket
    • VITAlink 2000
  • Rock-Tuff Cables for the Industrial/Commercial Industries
    • Rock-Tuff LSZH ZHHW-2 Power & Lighting Cable
    • Rock-Tuff LSZH RHW-2 Power Cable
    • Rock-Flex Flexible Control Cable
    • Rock-Tuff VFD Cable
    • MC 2 Hour Fire Rated CT VitaLink Cables

What are RSCC Nuclear Cables?

These cables assure the safe operation of Nuclear facilities from the reactor’s signal and critical monitoring to powering the actual plant.

  • Firewall III - Firewall cables include: Thermocouple, Control, Power & Instrumentation Cables.
  • Firewall SR - Firewall SR includes Silicone Rubber rated up to 125C which is ideal for nuclear plants and for any type of cable that functions with high temperatures from motor leads, heater bays, isolated hot spots or pressurize heaters.
  • FIREZONE ® CRC - These cables can withstand 2000F of flame for up to 1 hour which is crucial for “catastrophic” fire conditions.
  • Firezone R - These cables are designed for Class 1E - 10 CFR 50 Appendix R Nuclear applications.

What are PermaTEC ® Downhold Cables?

These PermaTEC cables provide a platform for customers to use the right technology to source natural energy resources from the world, no matter how deep or harsh the environment may be.

  • Standard-TEC - RSCC states this is the Petroleum industry’s “go-to” cable which provides both high temperature or low temperature ratings depending on your specific application.
  • Pressure-TEC - The “Pressure” in the name of this wire explains the internal pressure test this cable must go through to ensure there is an extra layer of protection from any weld defects.
  • Digi-TEC - This fiber cable was designed to show both analog and digital readings of well conditions to include: temperature and pressure, as well as any other custom specifications.
  • Flat-TEC - This cable can arrange up to six different parts which eliminates the need for multiples cables and instead has all in one.
  • PermaFlow ® - These control line PermaFlow cable products are designed for moving fluids and hydraulics in down-hole cable or smart well environments.

Looking for more RSCC products not listed in our catalog?

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