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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