ÖLFLEX® – versatile connecting and control cables

In 1959, Olflex was the very first control cable to be designed with colour-coded wires and was at the same time the first branded cable in the world. Today, ÖLFLEX® connecting and control cables are some of the most widely used in the world, and for good reason.



  • Flexible, almost entirely oil-resistant and universally applicable.
  • Fulfils the most demanding requirements for electrical and mechanical properties.
  • Comprehensive range for all environmental conditions, including wet/dry, EMC, outside/inside, various temperature ranges, etc.
  • Suitable for fixed connection or energy supply chains.
  • Also halogen-free and available with international licences.


Fields of application:

  • Mechanical, tool, system and apparatus engineering.
  • Measurement, control, heating and climate technology.
  • Wind-powered and photovoltaic plants.
  • Public buildings, airports and stations.
  • Medical technology, the chemical industry, composting plants and sewage works.
  • The food and drinks industry.
  • Construction machinery, vehicles and agricultural equipment.
  • Stage engineering.
  • Mobile electrical equipment (electrical instruments, power tools, household goods).
  • And many more.


Industries and Markets:

  • Machine tool manufacturing
  • Automation and control
  • Automotive
  • Power generation
  • Instrumentation
  • Electrical engineering
  • HVAC
  • Food Processing
  • Equipment manufacturers
  • Breweries
  • Packaging and handling equipment suppliers
  • Bottling and canning plants
  • Chemical and petrochemical
  • Automation and "robotics"
  • Lift, hoist and conveyor manufacturers
  • Material handling equipment
  • Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs)



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