Categories of Cables Materials

Cable is a wire that transfers power or information from one place to another. At present, cable materials can generally be divided into the following categories:

1, insulating materials:

A, plastics : polyethylene, PVC, polyethylene, polypropylene, polyolefin crosslinking etc.

B rubber : natural rubber, chloroprene rubber, EPDM rubber, silicone rubber, Ding Qingjiao.

C, paper : paper cable, etc.

D, other : paint (polyurethane), glass fiber and mica products etc.

PTFE tape

2, conductor materials:

copper, aluminum, tin, silver and gold. Non-conductor uses of metal includes iron, lead, zinc, nickel, etc..

3, separate materials:

cotton paper, polyester tape, PP tape, talc, mica, silicone oil etc.

4, sheath materials:

polyethylene, PVC, polyethylene, nylon etc.

5, semi-conductive materials and shielding materials etc.


This above is five main cable material classification at present. Through the above we can see that the cable material is closely linked with our life. If you want to know more information, you can consult our customer service staff online. We will provide you with more detailed cable material information and solutions. We sincerely welcome you to visit us, telephone number: 188-2695-4386. Email: