Omnetics Cable Solutions


Omnetics Connector Corporation can take an active approach to servicing the cable requirements of our customers. Our miniature connectors are used with cables in a diverse array of applications, which means we have experience working with and designing cables in a wide spectrum of industries:


Selecting the correct cable jacket material can have a major impact on the function of your product. Choosing an incorrect cable jacket can cause unforeseen consequences, with potential impacts in areas such as cleanability, injection mold material selection, operating temperatures, and more. Understanding the properties of the different common jacket materials is of high importance to correctly optimizing your cable interconnect.

Polyurethane SantopreneTM Silicone PVC
RUGGEDNESS: Very High Moderate Low Moderate
AUTOCLAVE: Low High Very High Low-Moderate
CLEANABILITY: Low-Moderate Moderate High Moderate-High
MAX TEMP (oC): 90 135 180 105
FLEXIBILITY: High Moderate Very High Low-Moderate
COST: Moderate Low-Moderate High Low
WEARABILITY: Moderate Moderate Low Moderate-High

Providing a complete design involves knowledge of many more details. Our experience in the field of multi-conductor cables means Omnetics can optimize the entire design for:

  • Autoclave
  • Flexibility
  • Signal Integrity
  • High/Low Temperature
  • Triboelectric Noise

  • RF Compatibility
  • Ruggedness
  • Sterilization
  • Tensile Strength
  • Flex life

  • High-Speed Digital
  • Miniaturization
  • Biocompatibility
  • Dielectric Strength
  • Price $$$

Interested a custom design for a wire harness application? Please fill out our wire and cable information sheet and a qualified professional will contact you shortly.