Patent Number: 7,132,604

Title: Cable with an external extruded sheath and method of manufacturing of the cable

Abstract: A cable has a core, which is surrounded by an external extruded sheath. The core of the cable has at least one transmission element for the transmission of electrical current or telecommunication signals. The sheath comprises at least one flexible layer of a conventional, expanded material, this material having a tensile strength between 10.0 MPa and 50.0 MPa.

Inventors: Scheidecker; Ralf (Geisa, DE), Reinhard; Horst (Hauneck, DE), Schwirblies; Peter (Bad Hersfeld, DE), Armstrong; Hal (Fergus, CA), Aitken; Hal (Rockwood, CA)

Assignee: Nexans

International Classification: H01B 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00