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1883A - Audio Cable, #24-2c, TC, O/A Foil, CMR

Audio Cable, Riser-CMR, 1-24 AWG stranded tinned copper pair with polypropylene insulation, Beldfoil® shield, drain, PVC jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: for use with automatic stripping equipments; low voltage analog signals (4-20ma, 0-10v, ...); low voltage digital control (24v, …); line level audio; computer communication; panel wiring

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

ElementAWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Pairs
Pair(s)247x32TC - Tinned Copper0.024 in1
Conductor Count: 2
Total Number of Pairs: 1
ElementMaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
Pair(s)PP - Polypropylene0.04 in0.008 in
Color Chart
1Black & Red
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire DiameterDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeAlum / PolyBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper0.024 in247x32
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.121 in0.020 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCR
23.5 Ohm/1000ft23.5 Ohm/1000ft18.5 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
31 pF/ft58 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.17 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
52 Ohm
Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
66 %
Max. Recommended Current [A]
2 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 10 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 16 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.25 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMR
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG
CPR Euroclass: Eca

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor - Riser
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 Directive 2015/863/EU: Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: No
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
CSA Flammability: FT4
ISO/IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1883A 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825126089
1883A 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825126072
1883A 010N1000BlackReel w/Small Barrel1,000 ft612825126065
1883A 010N2000BlackReel w/Small Barrel2,000 ft612825366997
1883A 0061000Blue, LightReel1,000 ft612825125983
1883A 006U1000Blue, LightUnReel1,000 ft612825125976
1883A 006N1000Blue, LightReel w/Small Barrel1,000 ft612825125969
1883A 006N2000Blue, LightReel w/Small Barrel2,000 ft612825380184
1883A 0011000BrownReel1,000 ft612825125907
1883A 001U1000BrownUnReel1,000 ft612825125891
1883A 001N1000BrownReel w/Small Barrel1,000 ft612825125884
1883A 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825126034
1883A 008U1000GrayUnReel1,000 ft612825126027
1883A 008N1000GrayReel w/Small Barrel1,000 ft612825126010
1883A 008N2000GrayReel w/Small Barrel2,000 ft612825366980
1883A N3U1000Green, MilReel1,000 ft612825125877
1883A N3UU1000Green, MilUnReel1,000 ft612825125860
1883A N3UN1000Green, MilReel w/Small Barrel1,000 ft612825125846
1883A N3UN2000Green, MilReel w/Small Barrel2,000 ft612825125853
1883A 0021000RedReel1,000 ft612825125938
1883A 002U1000RedUnReel1,000 ft612825125921
1883A 002N1000RedReel w/Small Barrel1,000 ft612825125914
1883A 002N2000RedReel w/Small Barrel2,000 ft612825366973
1883A 0071000VioletReel1,000 ft612825126003
1883A 007U1000VioletUnReel1,000 ft612825125990
1883A 0091000WhiteReel1,000 ft612825126058
1883A 009U1000WhiteUnReel1,000 ft612825126041
1883A 004N1000YellowReel w/Small Barrel1,000 ft612825125945
1883A 004N2000YellowReel w/Small Barrel2,000 ft612825125952

Product Notes

Notes: The jacket and shield are bonded so both can be removed on automatic stripping equipment. Drain wire is inside foil shield. For cross-connect use with 1408R (et. al.) Snake Cables.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.252 Revision Date: 05-11-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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