“Not Your Father’s Flat Cable”

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.

White Paper: Not Your Father's Flat Cable

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...

Read it here»

Flat Cables for Unmanned Systems

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.

Flat Cable Configurator Now Available for Mobile Devices

Need to design a flat cable, but only have a mobile device available?  Well, no need to worry any more.  Cicoil, the leading manufacturer of Flexible Flat Cables, is pleased to announce that its EZ-Flexx™ Flat Cable Configurator is now available for use on both Apple iOS and Android mobile devices. 

Kink Resistant Flat Power Cables

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.

Filler-Free Flat Ethernet Cables

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.

New "Paperless" Flat Cable Brochure

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.

New Flat Cable Configurator & Demo

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.

Cicoil Invents the IDC Ribbon Cable

On March 5, 2016 Cicoil celebrated the 60th year of its founding as a manufacturer of innovative multi-conductor cables.  Ironically, Cicoil also has another 60th anniversary to celebrate as well this year – the development of the IDC Ribbon Cable in August of 1956.

Visit Cicoil at Semicon West 2016

If you are planning to attend this year's Semicon® West Show at Moscone Hall in San Francisco - July 12-14, make a note to visit the Cicoil Booth # 2312 in the South Hall to see the latest advancement in Flexible Cable Innovations.

Flat Servo Cables for Semiconductor Automation

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.

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Email: flatcable@cicoil.com