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  • High Temperature Cables Explained

    High Temperature Cables Explained

    Dec 12, 2017

    Finding suitable cable can be challenging when it needs to operate at extreme temperatures. Leading electrical cable supplier FS Cables discusses the differences between typical high temperature cable ranges.

  • Christmas & New Year – Office Hours & Delivery Schedule

    Christmas & New Year – Office Hours & Delivery Schedule

    Nov 30, 2017

    With the Christmas holidays fast approaching, FS Cables will be providing a limited dispatch service. We will be closed for the Christmas break from 1pm on Friday 22nd December and will resume normal office hours on Tuesday 2nd January. A limited dispa

  • FS Cables Launches New E-Commerce Website

    FS Cables Launches New E-Commerce Website

    Nov 30, 2017

    Specialist electrical cable supplier FS Cables has launched its brand new website – www.fscables.com. Following extensive redesign, the new site allows users to place orders online and access live pricing, the all-important DoPs for CPR compliance and...

  • TruHD Range - Now CPR Compliant

    TruHD Range - Now CPR Compliant

    Nov 30, 2017

    FS Cables has announced its entire TruHD range of HDBaseT Recommended cables has been independently tested for CPR compliance. The Construction Products Regulation became a legal requirement in July 2017.

  • What is CPR?

    Aug 08, 2017

    What is CPR? The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) has been around for many years. Previously known as CPD, it covers the fire performance and other aspects of various products used in construction.

  • Christmas & New Year 2016/2017 - Office Hours and Delivery Schedule

    Oct 26, 2017

    With the Christmas holidays fast approaching, FS Cables are going to be providing a limited dispatch service. We will be closed for the Christmas break from 1pm on Friday 23rd December and will resume normal office hours on Tuesday 4th January.

  • Black Friday Deal

    Oct 26, 2017

    Black Friday Deal! Massive Savings on Short Lengths This Black Friday we are having a massive clearance sale on these, with savings of up to 25% off the list price. As we cut to length on most stock items, FS often have leftover runs of top quality...

  • CPR - Frequently Asked Questions

    Oct 26, 2017

    CPR is the law so you have to conform. True, it’s a European regulation so we don’t have a choice.

  • BS4737 Standard Alarm Cables

    Oct 26, 2017

    The new BS4737-3.30:2015 standard helps installers determine differences between types or grades of alarm cable. A previous lack of regulation allowed high-end installations to be mistakenly connected by poor quality cable - leading to faults, call ..

  • Apprenticeship Update

    Oct 26, 2017

    Following the success of the FS Cables Apprenticeship programme, we're pleased to announce a further two members of staff have joined the team. The FS Cables apprenticeship scheme offers school and college leavers the opportunity to learn key skills...

  • Full Range of Lighting Control Cables Cables Now In Stock

    Oct 26, 2017

    FS Cables stock a range of cables designed for lighting control, allowing for complete control of lighting pre-programmed or at a push of a button. These cables feature a screened pair for data alongside either 18AWG or 12AWG power cores.

  • Belden Alternatives - Largest Range in UK

    Oct 26, 2017

    For one of the largest ranges of alternative to Belden data cables stocked in the UK, talk to us. Delivered the next working day you can choose from the most popular types in PVC, LSF or LSHF, with additional duct grade or armoured (SWA) versions...