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1116A - Type KX Thermocouple, 1 Pr #16 Sol, FEP Ins Yel, Red, OS, Yellow FEP Jkt, 300V PLTC CL2P 200C SUN RES

Type KX Thermocouple, 1 Pair 16AWG (Solid) Chromel+Alumel, FEP Insulation Yel, Red Color Code, Overall Beldfoil® Shield, Yellow FEP Outer Jacket, PLTC CL2P 200C SUN RES

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Industrial Control, Raceways Cable trays and ducts, Digital Control, Instruments (4-20ma, 0-10v, ...),low voltage digital control (24v, …),Thermocouple, distributed control system (DCS),programmable logic controller (PLC)

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementAWGStrandingMaterial
Pair(s)116SolidChromel & Alumel
ElementMaterialThicknessColor Code
Pair(s)FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.010 inYellow & Red
Outer Shield Material
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%18 AWG (7x26) TC
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialThicknessNom. Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.012 in0.171 in
Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.171 in

Electrical Characteristics

Table Notes: Conductor DCR (Nom): 165 Ohm/1000ft (Chromel), 66 Ohm/1000ft (Alumel)
Nom Outer Shield DCR: 5.5 Ohm/1000ft
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (PLTC), 300 V (CL3P)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL RatingOperating
200°C-70°C to +200°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
1.75 in1.7 in
Max. Pull Tension: 83 lbs
Bulk Cable Weight: 32 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor/Outdoor, Indoor, Outdoor, Sunlight Resistance
Flammability / Fire Resistance: NFPA 262, UL 910 (Plenum)
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 725, CL3P, PLTC
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Other Standard Compliance(s): ISA MC 96.1-1982 Type KX

Product Notes

Notes: Chromel and Alumel are Hoskins Manufacturing Company trademarks.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.358 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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