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Contact UsAt Lexco Cable, our ability to customize products with specialized features and coatings significantly increases the versatility of the wire rope cabling we offer. The cable shown here is used to provide a guide to evacuation routes in a mining application. A thin-walled PVC coating is applied to the high strength aircraft wire rope cable for added visibility in dark and debris-filled evacuation conditions.

For this assembly, the cable was cut to the specified length, spooled onto special reels, coated, and swaged to create the mechanical end connections. The length of the assembly and dimensions of the swaged components were measured as part of the first article inspection process. In-process and final inspections were also performed to verify assemblies were compliant to customer specifications. Our ability to provide custom wire rope cable with a myriad of end connections and coatings allows us to create durable assemblies for a wide range of customers. For additional details regarding this custom cabling assembly, see the table below,  or contact us directly.

Project Snapshot

Project Name Manufacturing of Directional Cable Assembly for Mining
Project Description Colored PVC coated aircraft cable used to direct miners in right direction 
Capabilities Applied/Processes Coating, Cutting, Swaging
Material Finish Thin walled PVC coating, colored for visibility
In Process Testing/Inspection Performed Measured assembly length and swage dimensions for first article, in process production, and final inspection
Delivery/Turnaround Time 1 week after receipt
Industry Mining
Standards Met Customer specified custom

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Wire rope products are utilized in vastly diverse industries and environments. Our job at Lexco Cable is to guide our customers' decisions in selecting the optimal combination of wire rope products for their unique applications.