Raychem. Full speed ahead with High Speed Copper

TE offers a large and growing range of Raychem high-speed copper cables for commercial and military aerospace, as well as ground systems and marine applications.

Delivering high-speed data. Increased usage of high-speed protocols such as Ethernet, FireWire, Fiber Channel, and USB have become a necessity to be able to deliver information from one point to the next. TE’s high-speed copper cable solutions can help increase the performance and the signal integrity while maintaining robustness in today’s aerospace, military and marine applications.


Up to 200˚C temperature resistance


Up to 10 gbit/s on ethernet


150 Ohm fiber channel

Compatible Cabling Products

Connectors, Sleeves, and Straps
  • CeeLok FAS-T Connector
  • Molded Shapes
  • Band Straps
  • SolderSleeve Termination Devices
  • Gigabit Ethernet Connectors
  • EN4165
  • Quadrax Contacts
  • Twinax Contacts

Copper Cable Jacket Materials

Temperature, Abrasion, and Flexibilty

Jacket Materials Temp. Range (˚C) Abrasion Resistance Flexibility Typical Industry Use

Thermorad K

(Modified PVDF)

-65 to +150 Very Good Fair Aerospace, Ground and Marine
Thermorad F & S -55 to +125 Good Good Ground Systems
Modified FEP -65 to +200 Good Good Aerospace

-65 to +150 Good Fair Aerospace and Ground Systems

Thermorad HT

(Modified ETFE)

-65 to +200 Very Good Fair Aerospace
Thermorad FL -55 to +200 Very Good Good Aerospace
Zerohal -30 to +105 Good Good Marine
FDR-25 -40 to +105 Fair Excellent Ground Systems
Low Fluoride XL-ETFE -65 to +200 Very Good Fair Aerospace
Laser Markable FEP -65 to +200 Good Good Aerospace
Thermorad NTFR -55 to +110 Good Excellent Ground Systems and Marine
Raythane FR -65 to +90 Excellent Excellent Marine
Thermorad O -55 to +125 Good Good Ground Systems and Marine
Ethernet Category Cables

Speeds from 10 Mbits/s to 10 Gbit/s

FireWire/IEEE 1394 Cables

Speeds from 100 Mbits/s to 3.2 Gbit/s

Digital Video Interface (DVI) Cables

For video displays and uni-directional data

Fiber Channel Cables

Speeds from 200 MB/s to 1.6 GB/s

USB 2.0 Hi-Speed Cable

Speeds up to 480 Mbit/s

USB-3.0 Super Speed Cables

Speeds up to 5 Gbit/s

Benefits: Raychem High-Speed Cable

Reduced Engineering Time
  • Easy to install
  • Exceptional electrical and mechanical performance
  • Excellent signal integrity with stable performance in extreme conditions 
  • Increased bandwidth

Features: Raychem High-Speed Cable

Rugged Design
  • Temperature range of -65C to 200 C
  • Lightweight, small size
  • Extremely durable
  • Protection from Lightning and EMI
  • Compatible with several TE contacts and termination devices
Aerospace Systems

Aerospace systems

Military Ground Systems

Military ground systems

Military Air Systems

Military air systems

Applications: Raychem High-Speed Cable

Communications and Computer Systems
  • Military Aerospace: radar, missiles, radio, and intercoms
  • Commercial Aerospace: in-flight entertainment, glass cockpit, wireless
  • Military Ground Systems: glass dashboard, intercoms, thermal imaging, vision systems, itegrated computer systems
  • Smart Soldier Systems: live health monitoring, real time solider movement, portable computers