Braid Protection & Reinforcement

Braid is produced for protection and reinforcement of hoses and cables to suit customers’ end applications.

We specialize in over-braiding customer supplied hoses or cables. This may be for a decorative purpose or to protect the cable or hose from external impact damage or kinking. Over braiding is also important for reinforcement of high pressure hoses.

Materials include:

  • Bare copper
  • Tinned copper
  • Enamelled copper
  • Galvanized mild steel
  • Aluminium and aluminium alloy
  • Kevlar
  • Polyester
  • Stainless steel
  • Cotton and other textiles


Knight Precision Wire are specialist manufacturers of Wire and Cable and can provide free quotations on your requirements. Please get in touch to arrange this.

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Textile Braiding

Over-braiding of either free issue or supplied cables, conductors, hoses or other cores in a range of textile yarns including:

  • Glass
  • Cotton
  • Nomex
  • Kevlar / Twaron (Black or Yellow)
  • Polyester
  • Polypropylene
  • Nylon

Specialists in hose braiding.

Glass Braided Motor Winding Wires

We are the only UK manufacturers of 'Laid Straight' glass braided armature wires. Up to 150 ends of 0.355mm copper.