At The Alltrade Shows in March? See You There!

On February 23, 2018, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

We’ll be exhibiting at the Alltrade shows in March, and visitors to any of the locations will be able to view our range of cable and connectivity products for home entertainment, data, home automation, and security.   The shows run by Alltrade (one of our distributors) take place on the…

Fibre Installation-Make it Easier!

On February 21, 2018, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

Making Fibre Cable Installation Easier Fibre is often seen as the future of communications cabling. Indeed, it’s less than 12 months since one ISP announced plans to phase out copper cabling altogether. But fibre installation is something that still leaves people feeling uncertain.     Fibre has a number of…

Will Cat8 Cable Be The Last Of Its Kind?

On February 21, 2018, Posted by , In News,Technical Talk, With No Comments

Cat8 cabling is now being offered for sale in the market. As present, it’s expected that it will support bandwidths of up to 2 GHz (2000 MHz) and speeds of 25Gbps / 40Gbps for up to 30 meters of cable. It’s primarily intended for use as patch cords in data…

If It’s Not Webro CT100, Then It’s Not CT100 Cable

On February 13, 2018, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

There are many cables on the market advertised as CT100 cable. Well, if it’s not Webro CT100, then it’s not CT100. Only Webro CT100 is the genuine article.     Whether you need singlecore or twin versions, with full copper conductor, and CCA braid, our CT100 gives you the performance…

Grenfell Interim Report Released

On January 26, 2018, Posted by , In News,Technical Talk, With Comments Off on Grenfell Interim Report Released

The Grenfell Tower Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety interim report has been released.     Blame for the fire’s severity has been attributed to the exterior cladding, It is important to note that the panelling involved had a PE core, the same material that is used for…

Telecom Cable CPR Minimum Standards Announced

On January 26, 2018, Posted by , In News,Technical Talk, With Comments Off on Telecom Cable CPR Minimum Standards Announced

An amendment to BS6701:2016 ‘Telecommunications Equipment and Telecommunications Cabling’ has recently been published.   This amendment gives a minimum CPR Euroclass that for both specifiers and installers to meet. To ensure compliance, both specifiers and installers must ensure that their cable meets Euroclass Cca S1b d2 a2, at a minimum….

WF100 Underground Is Now CPR Class E

On January 26, 2018, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on WF100 Underground Is Now CPR Class E

We’re pleased to announce that we are now able to offer our WF100 coaxial cable in an underground (UG) format that is compliant with Euroclass ‘E’ for CPR.   Our flagship WF100 cable consists of a 1.00mm copper conductor solid plain copper conductor, foam polyethylene dielectric, copper foil tape and…