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Cerro Wire introduces improved SLiPWire THHN cable

February 16, 2011 | By Alyssa Dalton

February 16, 2011

Cerro Wire LLC, a manufacturer of copper electrical building wire and cable, now offers SLiPWire, a thermoplastic heat-resistant nylon-coated (THHN) cable jacketed with a self-lubricating polymer that provides “an improved, lower co-efficient of friction.” It claims to reduce the time, labour and cost for installation, eliminate the materials and labour needed for lubricating the wire, and avoid messy clean-up activities. According to Cerro, independent testing confirms that SLiPWire is equivalent to, or better than, competing products in the copper building wire industry.



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