Electrical

Special Electric Company Inc Advertisement

Special Electric Company Inc Advertisement (1969)
Class H Resin Saturated Asbestos material used for Ionex Coil Forms.

Graybar Condensed Catalog

Graybar Condensed Catalog (1950)
Featuring Deltabeston Stove Wire, Switchboard Wire, AVA Cable, Asbestos Covered Heater Cord, "American Beauty" Asbestos Cord for Household Appliances.

Electrical Insulation: Its Application to Shipboard Electrical Equipment

Electrical Insulation: Its Application to Shipboard Electrical Equipment (1951)
Book printed for U.S. Navy use. Asbestos insulation products, asbestos insulation for wires, motors, and more.

Okonite Insulated Wires and Cables for Marine Needs Brief Catalog

Okonite Insulated Wires and Cables for Marine Needs Brief Catalog (1944)
WWII era catalog describes Okonite cables for marine use on Navy ships and other vessels. Asbestos insulation and protective coverings.

Johns-Manville Documentation: Asbestos Ebony and Ohmstone

Johns-Manville Documentation: Asbestos Ebony and Ohmstone (1952)
Asbestos Ebony used for switchboards, controller plates, and other electrical apparatus. Ohmstone also used for these items.

Johns-Manville Documentation: J-M Sealing Compounds

Johns-Manville Documentation: J-M Sealing Compounds (1953)
Navaseal, for marine use, contained asbestos. It was used on ships to seal electrical duct services.

Johns-Manville Documentation: Niagrite-Asbestoment Cable Fireproofing

Johns-Manville Documentation: Niagrite-Asbestoment Cable Fireproofing (1943)
J-M Niagrite was "commercially pure asbestos felted tape."

Johns-Manville Documentation: Quinterra Electrical Insulation

Johns-Manville Documentation: Quinterra Electrical Insulation
Quinterra Electrical Insulation contained asbestos fiber. It was used to insulate transformers, wires, coils, etc.

Johns-Manville Documentation on Asbestos Ebony Moulded and Electrobestos

Johns-Manville Documentation on Asbestos Ebony Moulded and Electrobestos (1945)
Electrobestos, an asbestos product, was used for soldering cups, furnace bushings, muffle furnace trays, etc.

Johns-Manville Documentation on Trancell

Johns-Manville Documentation on Trancell
Trancell, an asbestos product, was used for housing electrical equipment. Transite also described as containing asbestos.

Johns-Manville Documentation on Quinorgo and Quinorgobord

Johns-Manville Documentation on Quinorgo and Quinorgobord
Quinorgo and Quinorgobord were electrical insulation products that contained asbestos.

Johns-Manville Advertisement for J-M Quintex

Johns-Manville Advertisement for J-M Quintex (1969)
Quintex electrical sheet insulation for transformers and coils.

Radix Wire Company Advertisement & Info

Radix Wire Company Advertisement & Info (1971)
Ad for asbestos covered wire. Asbestos covered high temperature cable.

Document on Purified Asbestos Insulation from Armstrong Cork

Document on Purified Asbestos Insulation from Armstrong Cork (1971)
Asbestos insulation for coils, motor clots, switch box liners, coil forms, transformer, cable wrap, panel boards, etc.

Quintex Johns-Manville Advertisement

Quintex Johns-Manville Advertisement (1970)
Quintex Electrical Insulation contained asbestos.

Document about Fire Resistant Cable for Nuclear Power Plants

Document about Fire Resistant Cable for Nuclear Power Plants (1970)
Pyrotex, from Raybestos-Manhattan Inc., contained asbestos. It was used by Cerro Corporation for fire resistant cable.

Document about Asbestos/Phenolic Compound by Rogers Corp

Document about Asbestos/Phenolic Compound by Rogers Corp (1970)
Asbestos/phenolic compound for commutators, switchgear, and other electrical components.

Spaulding Transformer Insulation Advertisement

Spaulding Transformer Insulation Advertisement (1970)
Asbestos laminate transformer insulation.

Johnson Service Company Advertisement

Johnson Service Company Advertisement
Asbestos switchboard panels.

Roebling Marine Products

Roebling Marine Products
Magnet wire with an asbestos tape cover.

Chase Laminated Insulation Materials Advertisement

Chase Laminated Insulation Materials Advertisement
Asbestos electrical insulation products: Chasbestos and Glasterra

Cottrell Paper Company Advertisement

Cottrell Paper Company Advertisement (1961)
Copalam asbestos glass laminate insulation. Electrical Insulating Paper.

Page with Info on

Page with Info on "Omni-Temp" Silicone Insulated Cable (1968)
Continental Copper and Steel Industries Inc, Hatfield Wire & Cable Division.

Du Pont Teflon Advertisement

Du Pont Teflon Advertisement
Circa 1968. Teflon asbestos composite insulation for wires or cables.

Trumbull Electric Mfg Co Advertisement

Trumbull Electric Mfg Co Advertisement
Circa 1934. Buss-Wa The Copper Bar Distribution System contained ebony asbestos supports.

Benjamin Electric Mfg Co Advertisement

Benjamin Electric Mfg Co Advertisement
Circa 1934. Light fixture contained asbestos gaskets.

General Controls Advertisement 1940s

General Controls Advertisement 1940s
Circa 1944. Thermopilots A-100 are described as containing asbestos-covered cable.

American Electricians' Handbook

American Electricians' Handbook (1961)
This book documents the use of asbestos wiring during the 1960s.

Everyday Glossary of Wire & Cable Terminology plus Special Terms & Expressions

Everyday Glossary of Wire & Cable Terminology plus Special Terms & Expressions (1969)
Standard Wire & Cable Co. Asbestos use for aircraft wire, fixture wire, switchboard wire, heater cord, and more. Military specs.

American Electricians' Handbook

American Electricians' Handbook (1987)
Description of asbestos insulation and its use.

Electrician's Mate 3 & 2 Navy Training Manual

Electrician's Mate 3 & 2 Navy Training Manual (1982)
Asbestos is listed as an electrical insulating material. Asbestos used in motors.

Wiring Materials, Power Apparatus: General Electric Catalog

Wiring Materials, Power Apparatus: General Electric Catalog (1951)
G-E Deltabeston Wires, Cables, and Cords, Johns-Manville Products, and more.

American Electricians' Handbook

American Electricians' Handbook (1981)
This 1980s electrical handbook has information about asbestos covered heat resistant fixture wire and asbestos insulation for cables and cords.

The Encyclopedia of Home Wiring & Electricity

The Encyclopedia of Home Wiring & Electricity (1974)
Asbestos wire use in residential buildings.

American Electricians Handbook

American Electricians Handbook (1970)
Asbestos covered fixture wire used.

Inorganic Fibres

Inorganic Fibres (1958)
Asbestos Textiles, Asbestos in the Plastics Industry, Asbestos in the Electrical Industry and much more.

Electrical Engineers' Handbook: Electric Power

Electrical Engineers' Handbook: Electric Power (1947)
Asbestos wire insulation and its uses.

Wiring Materials for All Purposes - General Electric Catalog

Wiring Materials for All Purposes - General Electric Catalog (1936)
Deltabeston Wire and Cable, General Electric Asbestos Tape and Paper

Electrical Contractors' Catalogue

Electrical Contractors' Catalogue (1924)
General Electric. Deltabeston Cords and Wires, and other GE asbestos Products.

Westinghouse Maintenance Hints

Westinghouse Maintenance Hints
(1960s) Asbestos use for Electric Brakes, Industrial Micarta, and Insulation.

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