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Continental Cordage, a business unit of International Wire Group's Bare Wire Division, is a leading U.S. manufacturer of braided wire for a wide range of commercial, military, and industrial applications. Whether you need  braid for shielding or grounding, bobbin wire for your own braiders, or have a cable application with wire overbraiding required, Continental Cordage can meet your needs quickly and competitively.

Our Products

Continental Cordage manufactures wire braids in both tubular and flat form in virtually any size up to 3" wide. We stock not only bare and tin coated copper, but nickel plated copper, silver plated copper, aluminum, bronze, stainless steel and other metal types in a variety of sizes. Click on the "Prodcts" tab above to find out more!

Markets Served

Automotive / Aerospace - Continental Cordage is an approved Tier I supplier to the automotive industry, and is listed as a suggested source on Boeing, Lockheed, Bell, and other major aerospace industry drawings and specifications. PPAP and AS9102 FAIR capabilities in house.

Electronics / Data Communications -Most electronic and communications equipment require grounding or EMI/RFI shielding. Continental Cordage supplies a wide range of OEM's and key industry distributors to meet these needs.  

Commercial / Industrial / Military / Utility - Direct sales to OEM's and distributors of our standard MIL Spec braids is the foundation of our business. We have also developed stocking programs with other divisions of International Wire to stock, for resale in small quantities, the more commonly used Buss Wire sizes on bulk reels and Tinned and Bare Copper Ropes.

Toll Braiding - We routinely braid over customer supplied cable, conduit and hose. Our specialty is braiding, no quantity is too small or too large. Please call with your specifics, and we will quote your requirements.

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