Thermoplastic ElastomerThermoplastic Elastomer, TPE Insulated/Jacketed Wire & Cable

Galaxy is a leading supplier of custom and stock Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) wires or cables. Galaxy can supply TPE wires and cables, both stock and custom, in various AWG sizes, voltage ratings, compounds, shielding constructions, and conductor counts.

What is Thermoplastic Elastomer / TPE?

Thermoplastic Elastomer, also known as TPE, is sometimes considered Thermoplastic Rubber, or TPR.  TPE is a combination of a plastic and rubber.  TPE is a durable compound and can handle temperature extremes well.  These characteristics allow TPE to be used in harsh environments.  The common use for TPE is with a portable cordset.  These include SEOW, SEO and SJEOW cables.

Common Types of TPE Wire or Cable

  • Portable Control Cables
  • Control Cables
  • Automotive Industry
  • Robotics Industry
  • Medical Industry

Technical Specifications

TPE can be used as either an insulation or jacket material.

Nominal Temperature RatingsFire ResistanceChemical ResistanceUV ResistanceDurabilityFlexibility
-50°C to 105°CExcellentFairExcellentGoodGood

Contact Galaxy Wire & Cable for TPE Insulation/Jacketing

Contact Galaxy for further assistance with thermoplastic elastomer insulated or jacketed wire or cable.