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General Cable’s Data Communications cables are on the job wherever enhanced performance is critical. We offer one of the most comprehensive lines of enhanced high-speed Category products, including GenSPEED® Enhanced Cables, Category Cables and Specialty & Residential Cables.


17 FREERiser Cables Have No Halogens

GenSPEED® Brand's line of 17 FREE UL-Rated Category 6 and 5e riser cables will be offered at competitive pricing and feature substantiated green properties. With the removal of halogens, this revolutionary 17 FREE line of GenSPEED Riser cables does not contain any chlorine, fluorine, bromine or iodine, truly resulting in a less toxic, more environmentally-friendly “green” product.

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Click to read the article on "A New Breed of Halogen-Free Cables"

Our Full Line of 17 FREE Products Include:
NEW!! GenSPEED® 10 MTP with 17 FREE Cat 6A CMR Cables
GenSPEED® 10,000 with 17 FREE Category 6a CMR Cables
GenSPEED® 6 with 17 FREE Category 6 CMR Cables
GenSPEED® 5000 with 17 FREE Category 5e CMR Cables
NextGen® Tight Buffer Distribution Cable with 17 FREE, Type OFNR, CSA FT-4 
Carol® Brand RG 59/U Coaxial & Siamese Coaxial Cables with 17 FREE
Carol® Brand Carolprene® Type SOOW with 17 FREE
Carol® Brand Carolprene® Type SJOOW with 17 FREE

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