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1308A - Speaker Cable, 4 C #16 Str BC-OFHC, PVC Jkt, CM, DIR BUR, Flexible

Speaker Cable, 4 Conductor 16 AWG (65 x 34) Oxygen-Free Bare Copper (High Conductivity), PE Insulation, PVC Jacket, CM, Direct Burial, Flexible

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Speaker Cable; Direct Burial; Indoor/Outdoor Home Theater; In-Wall Speaker; Outdoor Speaker

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)416 AWG65x34BC - Bare Copper (High Conductivity)
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Conductor(s)PE - Polyethylene0.013 in (0.33 mm)0.083 in (2.1 mm)Black, Red, White, Green
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.270 in (6.86 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.270 in (6.86 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Velocity of Prop.Max. Current
Conductor(s)4 Ohm/1000ft (13 Ohm/km)19.9 pF/ft (65.3 pF/m)66%9 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CM, CL3)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C-20°C To +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
2.7 in (69 mm)2.7 in (69 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 50 lbs/1000ft (74 kg/km)

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor, Outdoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL1666 Riser, IEC 60332-1-2
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Eca
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 725, Article 800, CL3, CM
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CM
European Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Plenum Number: 6202UE

Product Notes

Notes: Jacket has ROOM 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 ZONE A B C D printed on it.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.341 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1308A 010U500BlackUnReel500 ft612825111368
1308A 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825111375
1308A 006U500Blue, LightUnReel500 ft612825111337
1308A 008U500GrayUnReel500 ft612825111344
1308A 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825111351
1308A N3UU500Green, MilUnReel500 ft612825111320
1308A 1SLU500White 1SLUnReel500 ft612825111382
1308A 1SL1000White 1SLReel1,000 ft612825111399
Date: 2005-07-01
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