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1312A - Speaker Cable, 4 Conductor 12 AWG, BC, Unshielded, CM


Speaker Cable, CL3 & CM-Rated, 4-12 AWG stranded high conductivity bare copper conductors with polyolefin insulation, PVC jacket with sequential footage marking every two feet

Product Overview

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

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
ElementAWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Conductors
Conductor(s)12168x34High Conductivity Bare Copper0.105 in4
Conductor Count: 4
Insulation
ElementMaterialNominal Diameter
Conductor(s)PE - Polyethylene0.14 in
Color Chart
NumberColor
1Black
2Red
3White
4Green
Outer Shield Material
Material
No Shield
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.423 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR
1.6 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Conductor
22.3 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.15 µH/ft
Delay
Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
66 %
Current
Max. Recommended Current [A]
18 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 123 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 304 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 4.25 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CL3, CM
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CM

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU: Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-01-11
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1581 Vertical Flame and FT-1 Flame Test
CSA Flammability: FT1
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 6002UE

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1312A 010500BlackReel500 ft612825111672
1312A 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825111665
1312A 008500GrayReel500 ft612825111658
1312A 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825111641
1312A 1SL500White 1SLReel500 ft612825111696
1312A 1SL1000White 1SLReel1,000 ft612825111689
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.266 Revision Date: 05-11-2020
Date: 2005-01-11
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