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1854F - Digital Multi-Pair Snake, 24 AWG, 32 Pair, CMG

Audio Snake Cable, 32 Pair 24 AWG stranded (7x32) tinned copper, Datalene® foam high density polyethylene insulation, individually shielded with bonded Beldfoil®, drain wire and have numbered and color-coded PVC jackets, overall Beldfoil® shield and drain wire, CMG rated overall PVC jacket with nylon rip cord.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
247x32TC - Tinned Copper32
Total Number of Pairs: 32
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)
Bonded-Pair: No
Color Chart
1Brown and Numbered 1
2Red and Numbered 2
3Orange and Numbered 3
4Yellow and Numbered 4
5Green and Numbered 5
6Blue and Numbered 6
7Purple and Numbered 7
8Gray and Numbered 8
9White and Numbered 9
10Black and Numbered 10
11Tan and Numbered 11
12Pink and Numbered 12
13Gray/Brown Stripe and Numbered 13
14Gray/Red Stripe and Numbered 14
15Gray/Orange Stripe and Numbered 15
16Gray/Yellow Stripe and Numbered 16
17Gray/Green Stripe and Numbered 17
18Gray/Blue Stripe and Numbered 18
19Gray/Purple Stripe and Numbered 19
20Gray/Gray Stripe and Numbered 20
21Gray/White Stripe and Numbered 21
22Gray/Black Stripe and Numbered 22
23Gray/Tan Stripe and Numbered 23
24Gray/Pink Stripe and Numbered 24
25Blue/Brown Stripe and Numbered 25
26Blue/Red Stripe and Numbered 26
27Blue/Orange Stripe and Numbered 27
28Blue/Yellow Stripe and Numbered 28
29Blue/Green Stripe and Numbered 29
30Blue/Blue Stripe and Numbered 30
31Blue/Purple Stripe and Numbered 31
32Blue/Gray Stripe and Numbered 32
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeBeldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper24
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.167 inNo
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper16
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride1.210 inYes

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCR
27.7 Ohm/km
Nom.Mutual Capacitance
12.0 pF/ft
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
0.384 MHz1.0 dB/100m
0.706 MHz2.3 dB/100m
0.768 MHz2.5 dB/100m
1.024 MHz3.1 dB/100m
1.411 MHz3.6 dB/100m
1.536 MHz3.6 dB/100m
2.048 MHz4.3 dB/100m
2.822 MHz4.6 dB/100m
3.072 MHz4.6 dB/100m
4.096 MHz4.9 dB/100m
5.645 MHz5.6 dB/100m
6.144 MHz5.9 dB/100m
8.192 MHz6.6 dB/100m
11.29 MHz7.2 dB/100m
12.288 MHz7.5 dB/100m
24.576 MHz10.2 dB/100m

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 750 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 526 lbs
Min Bend Radius During Installation: 13.5 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMG
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMG

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01


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

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 FT4
CSA Flammability: FT4


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1854F Z4B1000VioletReel1,000 ft612825393573


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.100 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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