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Stranded Electrical Wire vs. Solid Electrical Wire

If you’re struggling with a decision between stranded and solid wire, you aren’t alone. At Metro Wire & Cable, we are one of the U.S.’s top 200 electrical distributors. As wholesale electrical wire suppliers, we have the experience to help you decide between stranded electrical wire vs. solid electrical wire. Stranded Wire Stranded wire is […]

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How To Extend the Life of Your Cable

After investing in high-quality cable from a leading cable distributor, the last thing you want is a major repair issue. Extend the life of your cable and reduce downtime costs with these strategies. Properly maintained cabling and wiring should last decades. Even if you’re installing components in hazardous environments, high-quality products should offer you an […]

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Airport Runway Lighting

The most important part of any airfield is the runway where the aircraft land and then take off again. Many passengers arriving or departing at night enjoy the sight of the bright lights along the runway. However, airport runway lighting is not just for show. It helps pilots to take off and land safely. The […]

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Choosing the Right VFD Cable

Control your industrial automation process with a variable frequency drive, or VFD, and the appropriate cable. This crucial component sends varied signal frequencies and voltage to alter the speed of a motor. Without a VFD cable, unfortunately, your system could be at risk. Explore the signs of a wrong cable and the benefits of selecting […]

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How To Choose the Right Electrical Wire

Are you planning a DIY home remodeling project? Is your team installing a new piece of heavy equipment? Whether you’re a homeowner or a business owner, choosing the right type of wiring for electrical work is essential. Specific wiring characteristics give you better performance, reduce electricity waste, and ensure safety. How can you choose the […]

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A Guide to Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) Cable

A Guide to Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) Cable

Variable frequency drives (VFD) have numerous applications across many industries. This has much to do with their unique ability to satisfy the fluctuating energy needs of motors and other equipment.  VFD drives require a variable frequency drive cable for optimum efficiency. Not only do they ensure a safe operational environment, they can also prevent damage […]

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Understanding THHN vs. XHHW-2

THHN VS XWWH-2

Understanding the difference, properties and applications for THHN and XHHW-2 wire is important as you evaluate your next project or install.  Here is an easy to use reference to learn more about each. Contact Metro Wire and Cable Corp to learn more about these products and others. Metro Wire XHHW vs THHN

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Metro Wire Celebrates 45 Years in Distribution Excellence

Metro Wire and Cable 45 years

This year, Metro Wire and Cable Corp. is celebrating 45 years in Electrical Distribution Excellence!  Founded in 1976, MWC is one of the largest National distributors of electrical and electronic wire/cable, and electrical components.  Focused on service, sourcing and working side-by-side with our Customers, Metro specializes in creating unique solutions for your most complex, and day-to-day, […]

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Metro Cares; 2020 Community Service Projects

Metro Wire and Cable Cares

Metro Wire and Cable Corp. continued their commitment to the communities they serve this past year by partnering with three, local charities.  As in years past, 100% of Metro Wire and Cable Corp. employees donated in some fashion to this years recipients.  This year, Metro Wire and Cable Corp supported: Covenant House – Atlanta, Georgia […]

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