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1863A - Speaker Cable, 2 Conductor 18 AWG BC, Unshielded, CMP

1863A-Speaker Cable, 2 Conductor 18 AWG

Speaker Cable, 2 Conductor 18 AWG stranded high conductivity bare copper conductors with Flamarrest® insulation, cabled in an open twisted construction, Plenum-CL2P.

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor - Plenum
Suitable Applications: Speaker Cable

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
1819x30Bare High-Conductivity ETP Copper2
Conductor Count: 2
Conductor Size: 18 AWG
Insulation
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Wall Thickness
LS PVC - Low Smoke Polyvinyl ChlorideFlamarrest®0.022 in
Outer Shield Material
Material
Unshielded
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
Unjacketed0.178 in

Construction and Dimensions

Cabling
Twists
6.9 twist/ft

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR
6.4 Ohm/1000ft
Shielding: Multiple or Specialty
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.2 µH/ft
Current
Max. Recommended Current [A]
4.8 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
150 V RMS

Temperature Range

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

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 17 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 49.4 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CL2P
CPR Euroclass: Eca

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): 2005-04-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: NFPA 262
UL voltage rating: 150 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorFootnote
1863A D261000Black & Natural PairC
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
Date: 2005-04-01