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Cable First is a manufacturing company that serves a wide variety of industries. Our expertise stretches across many fields, including aerospace, defence, medical, and marine. Our commitment to the highest levels of quality ensure that we are a trusted partner for each of our industries, producing the best results every time.



With our deep understanding of the sector's rigorous standards and complex requirements, we deliver high-quality, precision-engineered cable assemblies that meet the industry's strict regulations. Our dedicated team of experts is committed to providing reliable and safe solutions that contribute to the advancements and achievements of the aerospace industry. Cable First have many customers who operate within all areas of the Aerospace Industry from Military aircrafts, Drones, UAV's to Ground based comms products. Offer an extensive range of capabilities; - Harsh enviroment cable assemblies - Optimum-performance materials - Small/light weight assembly solutions - Quick design & production turnaround - Full testing to specific requirements


Cable First is a long-standing manufacturer within the defence sector, working as a trusted partner of many of the major UK and worldwide Defence Prime Contractors. Specialising in the production and provision of high-reliability defence parts utilized in various applications such as land vehicles, aircraft, radar systems, communication equipment, emergency lighting, and more. With a rich history and extensive experience in the defence industry, we possess a wide range of capabilities in design, interconnectivity, testing, and system solutions. This allows us to cater to diverse projects and enables us to deliver reliable and long-lasting cable solutions that consistently meet the stringent demands of the defence industry. From military-grade connectors to robust wiring harnesses, our products are designed to withstand the harshest environments and deliver uninterrupted communication and power transmission. Other Capabilities Include; - Mil-spec material sourcing - Composite cable manufacture - Overmoulding connectors - Waterproofing - Soldier-worn cabling - Communication equipment - Communication cables - Flexible dipole antennae - On-board armoured vehicle control cables - Rough-service power and data cables Typically, cable assembly companies manufacture military cable assemblies by threading primary cores through heat-shrink tubing which is both costly and time consuming. Our capabilities mean we can produce bespoke, properly manufactured, complete cables. That can be made economically in relatively short lengths – producing far superior results.

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At Cable First , we're proud to be part of the dynamic electronics industry. As a cable assembly company, we play a vital role in enabling seamless connectivity for cutting-edge devices. Our team of skilled engineers and technicians works tirelessly to design and manufacture high-quality, customized cable assembly solutions tailored to the unique needs of our clients. From simple cut & stripped link wires through to complex box builds, using fully automated processing equipment we can ensure product quality with a competitive edge. As our products are engineered to withstand demanding environments and ensure optimal performance. Our work standard is to ISO9001:2015 and we also have UL approval for Harness manufacturing. The electronics industry is a hotbed of innovation, constantly pushing the boundaries of what's possible. We take pride in collaborating with forward-thinking companies, contributing to their success by providing state-of-the-art cable solutions.


Cable First have many years of experience in working within the marine industry, both sub-sea and on board ship, working on new build and also on upgrade and refurbishment projects. Our key area of expertise is underwater connectivity utilising our experience gained in overmoulding assemblies to give customers fully IP rated cables and connectors. Full Software design and testing ensures that the cables are suitable for highly dynamic, harsh environment deployment. Cables can be designed to be neutrally or positively buoyant, have a choice of armour packages and anti-VIV (Vortex Induced Vibration) fairings for towed applications. - IP rated assemblies - Sealed box units - Diver electronics - Communication links - Encapsulation of components - Anti-VIV (Vortex Induced Vibration) - Full testing facilities - waterproof/pressure - Composite cable manufacture

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With the constant innovation and development of advanced medical equipment – there is a perpetual need to respond to the ever changing demands of the worldwide health requirements, with new and improved cable solutions for power interconnect, data transfer and monitoring. Cable First can help you find exactly the right cable design solution to meet your requirement using the latest medically approved materials.


Cable First continues to support the Rail & Transportation sector, with the design and manufacture of top quality cable assemblies, custom cable design, and box builds. We know how important it is to deliver safety critical components, manufactured to exact specification to meet the demands of harsh applications. Our extensive knowledge makes us the ideal partner for your Rail requirements, be it via a one-off batch or repeat build to order.

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