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  • CCTV Cabling - Putting You in the Picture

    Oct 16, 2012

    Some years ago the security world was inundated with ‘wireless’ radio frequency security products ranging from detectors to cameras. So why twenty years on are cables still so important? The short answer is that in the majority of cases cable is simply

  • What's in a Cable? - Part 3 - The Laying Up Process

    Oct 15, 2012

    Part 3 - The Laying Up Process This instalment of “What’s in a Cable” covers the process of laying up. This process is used to create the core bundle once the conductors have been insulated.

  • What's in a Cable? - Part 2 - Insulation

    Oct 15, 2012

    This issue’s instalment of ‘What’s in a Cable’ covers insulation. Insulation is a non-conductive material used to coat the conductor to keep the electricity flowing to its intended destination. In the case of a transformer or motor armature this may be

  • Multipair Cat 3 & Cat 5 cables

    Oct 12, 2012

    Where you need to run large numbers of pairs of Cat-3 or Cat-5 cables over distances multipair versions may be the answer. Cat-3 10, 25, 50, 100 or 200 pair and Cat-5 25 pair are now held in stock on bulk reels so you can order just the cut lengths you n

  • Cat 5 Boxes Now in Stock

    Oct 09, 2012

    Large stocks of Cat 5 / Cat 5E / Cat 6 UTP & FTP boxes are now available from stock in PVC or Low Smoke Halogen Free versions. Boxes contain a metre marked 1000ft (305m) length offering convenience, easy storage and great value.

  • Solar Power

    Solar Power

    Mar 29, 2019

    The growth in renewable energy sources has seen the demand for specialist cables to meet specific needs also increase. While the cables used to link solar panels to each other or to a regulator are relatively simple, the environments they operate in can..

  • New HDBaseT Cat 6A range of colours makes identification easier for installers

    New HDBaseT Cat 6A range of colours makes identification easier for installers

    Mar 01, 2019

    FS Cables have added white and violet colour options to the TruHD range of Cat 6A HDBaseT Recommended cables. Ideal for fast data and media transmission around the home, including 4K video, Cat 6A is a perfect solution for the modern building.

  • FS Cables Awarded Cyber Essentials Plus

    FS Cables Awarded Cyber Essentials Plus

    Feb 26, 2019

    FS Cables Ltd are delighted to announce that they have been awarded the Cyber Essentials Plus Certification...

  • UNIKA - DNV-GL & ABS Approved Shipboard Cables

    UNIKA - DNV-GL & ABS Approved Shipboard Cables

    Feb 11, 2019

    FS Cables Ltd has announced that it has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Unika Group, a leading manufacturer of specialist cables who operate from their state of the art production facilities in Verona, Italy. From 1st February 2019..

  • FS Cables Awarded Feefo Gold Trusted Service 2019

    FS Cables Awarded Feefo Gold Trusted Service 2019

    Feb 08, 2019

    FS Cables has won the Feefo Gold Service award, an independent recognition of delivering exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers.

  • SMM - The Leading International Maritime Trade Fair

    SMM - The Leading International Maritime Trade Fair

    Jun 11, 2018

    FSC will be exhibiting at SMM 2018 in Hall B1 upper level, Booth 410. The team will be showcasing our wide range of specialist offshore marine cables such as data, bus, fibre, coax and antenna cables.

  • Draka Fire Resistant Fibre

    Draka Fire Resistant Fibre

    Feb 12, 2018

    FS Cables has increased stocks of Draka Firetuf fire resistant fibre in response to the demand to improve fire safety in public buildings.