Messenger wire and strand -

Messenger wire and strand

steel messenger wire on transmission line
Provide reliable support to your telecommunication lines with Bekaert steel messenger wire or strand. We offer the widest variety of strengths and coatings available in the telecom industry. Our specifications include ASTM 475, Bell (e.g. 6M, 6.6 M, 10M…), ASTM A228 (music wire) for optical cable. Customized specifications available on request.

Standardized strength and customized coatings

Bekaert offers customized strand and wire for the production of lashed or built in aerial optical cable and drop cable. Our portfolio includes single wire, 3, 7 and 19 wire strands. These products are available in an extensive range of coatings. We offer standardized and certified class A, B and C galvanized wire produced in both hot-dip and electro-galvanized process. For superior corrosion resistance, Bekaert offers strands coated with Bezinal®. This in-house developed zinc aluminum coating meets both ASTM A855/856 and ASTM 640 standards.

Size range:

  • 3/16” – 7/8” for strand
  • 0.024” – .1878” for single wire

Local production, high-standing quality

We have the unique ability to control the entire production process and therefore quality of our products. From drawing wire rod to galvanizing and stranding, our strands can be 100% locally produced in your region, if required.

Fast delivery

We are able to fill your orders quick and efficiently. We produce products for the telecom market all around the world, meeting the needs and standard of specific regions such as North America, South East Asia, Latin America and Europe.

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  • Extensive product range
  • High corrosion resistance and standardized strength
  • Domestically produced and fast shipping
  • Packaging in both reels and coils


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