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GARAFLEX® compounds are Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE) used in a variety of demanding wire and cable insulation and jacketing applications where flexibility is valued. Cable applications include Flexible Cords, Welding Cable, Flat Ribbon Cable, Heat Tracing Cable and Submersible Pump Cable.

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The GARAFLEX® portfolio consists of Vinyl, Styrenic, Olefinic and Vulcanized based polymer systems offering our customers a variety of solutions for their cable requirements. GARAFLEX® compounds have a rubber look and feel with the benefit of processing on conventional thermoplastic extruders. GARAFLEX® compounds are available in both flame retardant and non-flame retardant grades with a broad durometer range.

Features of GARAFLEX®:

  • Easy to process on conventional extruders
  • Matte finish
  • Flame retardant
  • Excellent chemical resistance
  • Excellent low temperature properties
  • Up to 125°C continuous use temperature
  • Excellent wet and dry electrical properties
  • Compression set / deformation resistance
  • Low specific gravity