Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

1489A - 300V, (24 pr) 16 AWG (7x24) BC, (1) 22 AWG (7x30) BC, PVC/PVC, Foil Shld, PLTC-ER, CMG

1489A-300V, (24 pr) 16 AWG &#x

Twenty-four 16 AWG pairs stranded (7x24) bare copper conductors, one 22 AWG stranded (7x30) bare copper conductor, twisted pairs, PVC insulation, overall Beldfoil® shield (100% coverage), PVC jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of ConductorsNo. of Pairs
167x24BC - Bare Copper24
227x30BC - Bare Copper1
Conductor Count: 49
Total Number of Pairs: 24
Total Number of Triads: N/A
AWG Size: 16
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.017 in
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.019 in
Color Chart
1Black & White and Numbered 1
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Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeAluminum Foil-Polyester TapeBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper167x24 mm
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall ThicknessRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride1.059 in0.074 inYes

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
ElementNominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
16 AWG3.67 Ohm/1000ft2.8 Ohm/1000ft
22 AWG14.7 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
32 pF/ft58 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.16 µH/ft
UL Voltage Rating
300V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 105°C
Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +105°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 664 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 1749 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 10.4 in


NEC Articles: 800
NEC/(UL) Specification: CMG, ITC-ER, PLTC-ER
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG
UL AWM Style: 2464

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): 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 CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Burial: Yes
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT4
UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
IEEE Flammability: 1202

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): No
Item #ColorFootnote
1489A 0101250BLACK
1489A 0105000BLACKC
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
Date: 2005-04-01
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