FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

Helukabel experts answer questions

Is Air Freight Economical?

Project planning is a complex process; time management and cost reduction play an important role in it. When a construction site somewhere in the world comes to a standstill because an essential part is missing, speed is the only thing that matters.


What’s behind the name ‘Incoterms‘?


What does ‘Cat‘ stand for in the Ethernet world?


What is an enclosure’s degree of protection and how do we interpret the IP Code?

Frequently Asked Questions

What do the abbreviations UL and TC-ER mean on cables, and why is it important?

Halogen-free and flame retardant

Why is it so important that cables and wires not only be flame retardant, but also halogen-free?

Current-carrying capacity of cables

What is the current-carrying capacity of cables and conductors actually dependent upon?

VDE registration

VDE registration – is it just a formality?