In the digital march of progress the daily emergence of new innovations for the exchange of data, words and images becomes irrelevant without the people and the expertise to simply make it all happen. We design to keep information flowing.

Data Network Cables


A complete range of data network cables, from Category 3 to enhanced Category 6, with the infrastructure capabilities necessary to support even the most intense bandwidth requirements and diverse needs of modern business applications.

These products are designed and engineered with precision balance to offer ultimate headroom with performance guaranteed and verified by UL.

  • Cat 3, Cat 5e, Cat 6 UTP
  • Indoor and outdoor
  • Screened
  • Bundled and multi-pair
  • Low smoke/zero halogen jackets
  • UL rated CM, CMR
  • EIA/TIA 568
  • ISO/IEC 11801
  • AS/NZS 3080




A series of high-capability telecommunications products designed for the bandwidth-intense demands of global communications networks. General Cable supplies copper telecommunication cables and fibre optic cables for long distance transmission in the telco networks of Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. All products are made to and approved by Telstra and Telecom NZ standards.

Copper Telephone Cable

  • Internal exchange cables
  • Outdoor/external telephone cables
  • External aerial and underground lead in cables
  • Jumper wires
  • Screened and unscreened versions
  • Anti-termite protection sheath


  • Tight buffered indoor/outdoor
  • Mono tube – Jelly filled with corrugated steel tape option
  • Loose tube – Jelly filled and dry corewith corrugated steel tape option
  • Nylon jacket
  • Aerial fibre ADSL
  • OPGW
  • Telstra
  • Telecom NZ
  • AS/ACIF S008
  • AS/NZS 3080
  • Single-mode (OS1)
  • Multi-mode (OM1, OM2, OM3)
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