Cicoil, the leading manufacturer of High Performance Flat Cables, is pleased to announce the release of its New White Paper entitled: “Not your Father’s Flat Cable”. Available at https://www.cicoil.com/special/not-your-fathers-flat-cable, the Authoritative Guide explains how much has changed since Cicoil invented the Flat Cable in 1956 and how this technology has helped numerous industries to advance their technologies as well.
Cicoil cable overview from Design World 2016.
As published in Machine Design, this definitive White Paper on flat cables and the advantage of Cicoil's exclusive Flexx-Sil™-jacketed, patented extruded versions.
There is a strong case for replacing common round cables with Flat Cable. We show you why in this 5‑page report.
Much has changed since Cicoil invented flat cable in 1956. Catch up with the history and evolution of today’s modern flat cable. It’s a fascinating and illuminating read.
- Flat vs Round Cable
- EZ-Flexx™ Changes Everything
- Traditional Flat Cable vs Contoured Flat Cable
- What to Expect from EZ-Flexx Flat Cable
- Just What Is Flexx-Sil™?
- Anatomy of a Contoured Flat Cable
- Much More...
For unmanned systems, intelligent robotics and drone applications that require lightweight and flexible cable designs, Cicoil offers kink resistant, rugged and space saving flat cables and assemblies. In addition, the highly durable flat cables are designed to provide absolute reliability in Mission Critical applications.
Machine Design features "The Advantages of Flat Cables" on their website. Read what Cicoil President, Howard Lind, has to say about what benefits you can expect when switching from common round electrical cabling to modern flat cables.
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The April 2017 issue of Aerospace & Defense Technology has a great article on Flat Cable Technology for Aerospace Applications.
For Power Cord applications that require resistance to kinking, fatigue and fraying, Cicoil offers mechanically tough, yet extremely flexible cables. These easy to handle flat cables don’t require bulky insulating materials and fillers, which results in a more lightweight, flexible and tangle free cable design.
For Ethernet applications that require flexible and lightweight cable designs, Cicoil offers filler-free, Cat 5e and Cat 6A Ethernet Cables. These flexible flat cables don’t require cumbersome insulating materials, fillers, talc and tapes, which results in a more lightweight, flexible and space savings cable design.
Valencia, CA; December 8, 2016: Cicoil, the leading manufacturer of High Performance Flat Cables and Assemblies, is pleased to announce the release of its New Flexible Flat Cables Capabilities Brochure. Available in electronic format, the 8 page, full color overview guide offers an extensive selection of standard cables & assemblies, custom capabilities, Cable Configurator Design Tool, key applications and technical field sales support tools.
Cicoil, the leading manufacturer of Flexible Flat Cables and Assemblies, is pleased to announce its New EZ-Flexx™ Flat Cable Configurator. Located at www.cicoil.com/flat-cable/configurator, an entire section of the website is dedicated to this Free Web-Based Tool, which allows a user to easily design a cable in minutes and possibly seconds. And the new EZ-Flexx™ cable design makes Cicoil flat cables easy to separate and strip, just like any round cable, and also makes the flat cable more light and flexible.
Rated for Class 1 Clean Room Environments, Cicoil’s flexible Servo Motor, Feedback and Resolver cables are free of halogens, do not shed surface particulates and excel when utilized in continuous motion applications. This combination of features make Cicoil’s Flat Servo Cables the ideal choice for use in Semiconductor Manufacturing Equipment, Surface Mount Automation and Clean Room Robotic Systems.