NASA Spinoff Database: Flat Wire

NASA Center: Marshall Space Flight Center
Public Release Year: 1976
Reference Number: MSFC-SO-62
Category: Industrial Productivity/Manufacturing Technology
Origin: Designed for Spacecraft

The N.Y. State Urban Development Corp., Amp Inc., and Western Electric Corp. are working with NASA to produce flat conductor electrical cable. Flat conductor electrical cable originally designed for spacecraft by the Marshall Space Flight Center, has been installed in a housing project. Because it is very thin the wire can be mounted on surfaces of walls and floors instead of inside of them. Installation costs reduced significantly due to single installation time.

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Page Number in Published book: 62-63
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