A variety of cable jackets are available including PVC for standard applications, Teflon for use at high temperatures and Polyurethane for use in situations where extra abrasion resistance is required. Ethernet cable is Cat5e outdoor/industrial cables are designed for extreme applications where rugged, shielded, high-flex cables are required.
BDI cables are designed for a variety of harsh field application. They are waterproof, have good electrical properties and can be buried in soil or embedded in concrete. Cable construction consists of one or more shielded pairs with individual drain wires for electrical noise protection.