Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

1803F - Audio Snake Cable, #24-4pr, TC, Indiv. Shielded, CMG

1803F-Audio Snake Cable, #24-4pr, T

Digital Audio Snake Cable, CMG-Rated, 4-24 AWG tinned copper pairs, Datalene® insulation, individually shielded with Beldfoil, numbered/color-coded PVC jackets, flexible PVC jacket

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Pairs
247x32TC - Tinned Copper0.024 in4
Total Number of Conductors: 8
Total Number of Pairs: 4
Conductor Size: 24 AWG
Insulation
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Diameter
FHDPE - Foamed High Density PolyethyleneDatalene®0.068 in
Color Chart
NumberColor
1Red & Black
2Red & Black
3Red & Black
4Red & Black
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeBonded Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape (bonded to jacket)Beldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper24Stranded mm
TC - Tinned Copper
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.167 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeAluminum/PolyesterBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper16Stranded mm
Aluminum/Polyester
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.488 inYes

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR
23.7 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
12 pF/ft26 pF/ft
Shielding: Individually Foiled + No Overall
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.18 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
110 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Nom. Insertion Loss
0.69 dB/100ft
0.93 dB/100ft
0.96 dB/100ft
1.07 dB/100ft
1.19 dB/100ft
1.21 dB/100ft
1.31 dB/100ft
1.41 dB/100ft
1.45 dB/100ft
1.57 dB/100ft
1.76 dB/100ft
1.83 dB/100ft
2.01 dB/100ft
2.24 dB/100ft
2.3 dB/100ft
3.08 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
76 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]
0.384 MHz
0.7056 MHz
0.768 MHz
1.024 MHz
1.4112 MHz
1.536 MHz
2.048 MHz
2.8224 MHz
3.072 MHz
4.096 MHz
5.6448 MHz
6.144 MHz
8.192 MHz
11.2896 MHz
12.288 MHz
24.576 MHz
Current
Max. Recommended Current [A]
2.75 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 60°C
Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

UV Resistance: No
Bulk Cable Weight: 100 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 82.5 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 5 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CMG
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG
CPR Euroclass: Eca
Other Specification: AES/EBU

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

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 CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Aerial: No
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: No
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: No

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT4
UL Flammability: UL1685 FT4 Loading
UL Voltage Rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorFootnote
1803F B591000
1803F B591000Black, Matte
1803F Z4B1000Violet Z4BC
1803F Z4B500Violet Z4BC
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
Date: 2004-01-01
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