Cable Management in Office Environments – Retractable Data and Power Reels

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Hunter Spring manufactures power cord reels and retractable data cable reels for conference rooms, office environments, and AV applications.

The company works closely with integrators and OEMs to provide improved cable management solutions while eliminating unsightly cables and trip hazards on their equipment.

Hunter Spring’s power cord reels and data cable reels are often used in the following applications:

  • Collaborative learning stations
  • Conference tables
  • Computer carts
  • AV carts
  • Office furniture
  • Podiums
  • Maintenance carts
  • Lecterns

The company’s retractable data cable reels can be supplied with CAT5e, CAT6, VGA with audio, and USB cables to meet the specific requirements of customers. When both power and data are required, these data cable reels pair perfectly with Hunter Spring’s retractable power cord reels.

Customers can consult Hunter Spring, who can formulate an efficient and versatile custom solution.

Data Reels

Hunter Spring manufactures retractable date cable reels that are required for audio, network, data, instrumentation wire, Ethernet, lighting control, video, and cable management applications.

The company provides custom cable and wire solutions that can be configured in various ways to meet the specific application of customers. Hunter Spring provides data reels in a variety of housing sizes, ranging from a compact 4” reel with 6 feet of cable retraction to a 9” reel with up to 80 feet of retraction for CAT5e.

The company can accommodate small custom runs through its network of specialized distributors, or custom OEM production runs directly from its factory.

CAT5e Retractable Data Cable Reels

The CAT5e data cable reels from Hunter Spring have unshielded Category 5e cable. These data cable reels are generally known as CAT5, Ethernet, or network cables.

CAT5e data cable reels are offered in a wide range of sizes and cable lengths. Custom OEM cable reel solutions are also available.

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CAT6 Retractable Data Cable Reels

Hunter Spring’s CAT6 cable reels are equipped with Category 6 cable. Like CAT5e, CAT6 is sometimes known as Ethernet cable or network cable.

The company offers CAT6 cable reels in different sizes and cable lengths as well as custom data reel solutions.

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USB Retractable Data Cable Reels

Hunter Spring’s USB retractable cable reels are perfect for use in mobile equipment or building applications where a USB cable management solution is required.

The retractable USB cable reels are offered in four standard sizes and cable lengths. Custom USB cable reel solutions are available on request.

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VGA Retractable Cable Reels

The VGA with audio reels are ideal for use in mobile equipment or building applications where a VGA cable management solution is required.

These retractable cable reels are available in 4-inch and 6-inch metal housings and as custom OEM solutions.

XLR Retractable Microphone Data Reel

Hunter Spring’s 3 pin XLR cable reels are best suited for speaker and microphone cables that provide significant time savings at stage set up and breakdown.

The XLR data reels are available in different sizes and cable lengths. Unique to the 9-inch housing data reel is that it can retract a 4 channel XLR. Custom solutions are available on request.

DMX Retractable Cable Reels

The 5 pin DMX cable reels offered by Hunter Spring are ideal for lighting control and provide significant time savings at stage set up and breakdown.

The retractable DMX cable is available in a 9-inch housing and can be customized for special applications.

Midi Retractable Cable Reels

The company’s Midi cable reels expedite the process of setting up and breaking down stages, and also protect the cables from damage when not in use.

It is available in a 7.5-inch cord reel enclosure and can be customized for special applications.

Custom OEM Data Cable Reels

IT professionals worldwide are on the lookout for better data cable management solutions, from temporary workstations to full-scale building upgrades.

The engineering team from Hunter Spring specializes in delivering customized cable reel solutions to IT professionals and OEMs in a quick and cost-effective manner. The engineers can assist customers from the prototype stage, through the certification process, and into full scale production.

A range of standard spool sizes, mounting techniques, and housings are provided by Hunter Spring. The company usually works with cable lengths from 6’ up to 100’ and with wire sizes from 30 AWG to 12 AWG.

Hunter Spring can build all types of reels including a compact cord reel, custom mounting brackets, an open cord reel with no housing, special cable or unique terminations to suit the needs of customers.

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Power Reels

The high-quality retractable power cord reels manufactured by Hunter Spring are designed to meet applicable standards for UL/CSA and IEC for electrical requirements.

These reels can be configured in many ways to meet the specific application of the customer and are best suited for computer/AV carts and industrial applications.

General Purpose Power Cord Reels

The retractable cord reels for general purposes offered by Hunter Spring meet applicable standards for UL/CSA and IEC electrical requirements.

The reels can be cusotmised to suit any specific application of the customer and are perfect for mobile workstations, industrial applications, computer/AV carts, or other portable equipment. The general purpose power cord reels are also available in three standard sizes and cable lengths.

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International Retractable Power Cord Reels

Hunter Spring stocks several international cord and plug styles to configure the customer’s equipment for worldwide use.

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Custom OEM Power Cord Reels

Hunter Spring offers multiple cord reel platforms and spools, which can relay complex data signals or transmit electrical power through wire sizes from as small as 30 AWG up to as large as 12 AWG, and offers retractable cable lengths ranging from 6’ up to 100’.

Hunter Spring can provide all types of reels, be it an open cord reel with no housing, compact cord reel, custom mounting brackets, unique wire termination configurations, special cable type, a sleek cable winder with impact-resistant plastic housing, or a bolt-on cord reel accessory with a durable steel enclosure.

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This information has been sourced, reviewed and adapted from materials provided by Hunter Spring.

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