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  • ISO 4892-3 - UV Exposure and Sunlight

    ISO 4892-3 - UV Exposure and Sunlight

    May 16, 2022

    Over the course of human history, the Sun has been feared and worshipped. What our ancestors knew on a fundamental level was that the Sun provides a vital ingredient for most of the life on Earth...

  • New How-To Video Series

    New How-To Video Series

    May 12, 2022

    Shoal Group has introduced a series of “How To” videos to help achieve the perfect crimp, first time, every time.

  • What is BS5308 / PAS5308 Cable?

    What is BS5308 / PAS5308 Cable?

    May 11, 2022

    BS5308 / PAS5308 cables are commonly called instrumentation cable and BS5308 is considered "the" standard for this type of cable. BS5308 cables come in two different types...

  • Ukraine Crisis - Statement

    Ukraine Crisis - Statement

    Apr 21, 2022

    As a Business, Shoal Group are aware that the devastating situation in Ukraine is going to cause some unease for our customers regarding possible supply chain disruption and our stance on trading with Russia, directly and indirectly...

  • Wi-Fi vs Wired

    Wi-Fi vs Wired

    Mar 23, 2022

    Now Wi-Fi’s everywhere, choosing a wireless system over a hard-wired one would seem like a no-brainer. But is it? Let’s delve into the pros and cons a little...

  • What Kind Of Terminator Are You?

    What Kind Of Terminator Are You?

    Feb 21, 2022

    Shoal Group has introduced a series of “How To” videos to help achieve the perfect crimp, first time, every time.

  • OFC Sounds Better!

    OFC Sounds Better!

    Feb 08, 2022

    FS Cables have a great choice of OFC speaker cables from the TruSound Professional range of high-performance audio cables. Featuring stranded OFC (oxygen-free copper, ultra-high purity 99.995%) conductors, the cables combine flexibility with optimum...

  • Christmas Office Hours & Delivery Schedule

    Christmas Office Hours & Delivery Schedule

    Dec 09, 2021

    FS Cables will be open for business over the Christmas period. We’ll be here until 1pm on Christmas Eve and open again on the 29t & 30th, we’ll resume normal office hours from Monday 4th January. Read more for full details...

  • The Little Green Book

    The Little Green Book

    Nov 02, 2021

    As the Internet of Things (IoT) increasingly dominates the way we live our lives the already vast number of “things” that are connected to the internet is growing exponentially. Real-world IoT examples include smart homes that automatically adjust...

  • Cables Where You Need Them, When You Need Them

    Cables Where You Need Them, When You Need Them

    Aug 04, 2021

    If you are involved in purchasing cables, you’ll be aware of the challenges that many businesses are currently dealing with, even if they do not directly affect you. Chinese New Year and Christmas are (obviously) annual disruptions, while Brexit is pos...

  • KNX - Advanced Technology, Simple Cabling

    KNX - Advanced Technology, Simple Cabling

    Jul 16, 2021

    KNX is an international building control standard that enables the integration and programming of a range of products from many manufacturers using a single software tool. Buildings that are energy efficiently designed are becoming increasingly popular.

  • The Battersea Power Station's Redevelopment Project

    The Battersea Power Station's Redevelopment Project

    Jun 22, 2021

    How FS Cables met complex delivery requirements during Battersea Power Station’s redevelopment project. The iconic Battersea Power Station Grade II* listed building and surrounding area is being brought back to life as one of the most exciting and...