Materials

Highest-Quality Wire and Cable Materials

We use only the highest-quality materials in the production of our cable and wire assemblies. Other materials and connectors may be available on request. We also provide RoHS, DEHP-free, and BPA-free wire and cable when available and on request.

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Standard Conductor Types

Alloy 135

Bare Copper

Beryllium (LS95)

Cadmium Copper

Carbon Fiber

Tinned Copper

Tinsel

Standard Shielding

Braid

Conductive Extruded Layers

Conductive Tapes (Carbon Loaded, CNT)

Foil (Aluminum-Mylar®)

Spiral Serve

Standard Mold Materials

12% EVA (Ethylvinylacetate)

Santoprene (TPE)

Styrene

Polypropylene

PVC

Polyurethane

Standard Fillers

Cotton

Extruded Plastic

Kevlar

Nylon

Polyester

Extrusion Materials

C-Flex

EVA

FEP

HDPE

Hytrel

LDPE

PP

PU

PFA

PVC

Tefzel

TPE/Santoprene

Standard Primary Insulation

PVC

Polypropylene

LDPE

HDPE

Santoprene

Hytrel

Nylon

Standard Jacket Material

Hytrel

LDPE or HDPE

Polyurethane

PVC (Polyvinylchloride)

Santoprene (TPE)

Standard Fluoropolymer Extrusion Materials

FEP

PFA

Tefzel

Standard Termination Types

Solder

Pneumatic Crimp (loose pieces)

Crimp (reel)

Cut, Strip, and Crimp (Automated)

Sonic Weld

Hand Crimp (loose pieces)

Glue/Potting

Standard Wrap Types

PTFE

Mylar

Polyester

Carbon Loaded (CNT)

Paper

Standard Aerospace Fluoropolymer Extrusion and Tape Materials

FEP

PFA

Polyimide OASIS™

Tefzel

Standard Connectors

Alligator Clips

Amp Connector

Banana Plug

BNC Connectors

D-Sub

Din Connector

Dome Snap

Hirose Connector

Jacks

Lemo Connector

Molex Connector

Phone Plug

Pin

Snap Stud

Socket

Spade Lug Terminals

Switch

Yoke (Molded Body)

We provide RoHS, DEHP-free, and BPA-free cable and wire when available and on request.

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St. Paul, MN 55108

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Eau Claire, WI 54703

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MN WIRE CEO PAUL WAGNER SPEAKING AT THE IPC E-TEXTILES 2020 VIRTUAL SUMMIT.

IPC E-Textiles 2020 Virtual Summit, October 1-2, will consist of three educational workshops and virtual demonstrations by the University of Minnesota Wearable Technology Lab.

MN WIRE CEO PAUL WAGNER SPEAKING AT THE IPC E-TEXTILES 2020 VIRTUAL SUMMIT.

IPC E-Textiles 2020 Virtual Summit, October 1-2, will consist of three educational workshops and virtual demonstrations by the University of Minnesota Wearable Technology Lab.

iSTRETCH in Defense

5 Conductor, 26 Gauge with PV Jacket coil Assembly

Minnesota Wire has begun manufacturing 8,568 specialty coil assemblies utilizing our patented iSTRETCH wire for a defense contractor. Each of the assemblies contains a sixteen-foot, six-lead cable. The sale represents the largest single sale of iSTRETCH in the company's history!

A Revolution in Possibilities

As Seen at CES 2019

MEMS STRETCH

Think—boundless. Wrap a flex circuit around Minnesota Wire’s patented iSTRETCH, attach mCube’s MEMS-based motion sensors and experience a complete revolution.

FOCUS ON INNOVATION

iSTRETCH and The Greenland Ice Sheet

An ambitious research program involving the Greenland ice sheet will utilize Minnesota Wire’s iSTRETCH cable. The project endeavors to understand how climate is affecting the flow of the Greenland ice sheet, the second largest ice mass on the planet and the primary cause of global sea-level rise.

MN WIRE RECEIVES MINNESOTA FAMILY BUSINESS AWARD.

MN Wire is proud to announce we have received the Minnesota Family Business Award from the Twin Cities Business Magazine!

MN WIRE FEATURED IN NATIONAL DEFENSE MAGAZINE.

MN Wire has been featured in the May 2020 edition of the National Defense Magazine.

LEE EISENBRAUN: A PASSION FOR LEARNING, COMMITMENT, AND A CAN-DO ATTITUDE.

Lee Eisenbraun began working at Minnesota Wire in 2008 as a Process Technician. Lee’s natural talent and intelligence were immediately apparent, and he was promoted to Process Technician II.

R&D Funding Through the U.S. Government

 If you have an innovative concept but are leery of costly R&D, the federal government may be able to help.

Critical Steps for Developing a Successful Medical Device Interconnect Cable

Don't miss this article written by our very own Steve Pape. Steve is Minnesota Wire's Design Engineering Manager. The article first appeared in the Medical Design Briefs, January, 2016 issue. The article is loaded with solid information.

SOLIDshot

SOLIDshot is a new wearable basketball shot improvement system that utilizes Minnesota Wire's iSTRETCH. SOLIDshot tracks and records a player's arm movement. A digital readout displays information that highlights changes the shooter needs to make—improving the form and consistency of a player's shots.

Select the link and check out the video—high scores for technology!

VETERAN'S DAY MESSAGE

Each year Minnesota Wire honors local veterans. This year we created a special video, click the link below to watch it.