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1908A - Audio Snake Cable, #24-8pr, BC, Indiv. Shielded

1908A-Audio Snake Cable, #24-8pr, B

Audio Snake Cable, 8-24 AWG bare copper pairs, polyolefin insulation, individually shielded with double serve "French Braid", drain, numbered/color-coded PVC jackets, flexible PVC jacket

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of ConductorsNo. of Pairs
2441x40BC - Bare Copper0.023 in168
Conductor Count: 16
Total Number of Pairs: 8
Conductor Size: 24 AWG
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PO - Polyolefin0.04 in0.008 in
Color Chart
Red and Black
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterialCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire DiameterDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
French BraidBC - Bare Copper95 %TC - Tinned Copper0.025 in2419x26
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.119 in0.0135 in
Outer Shield Material
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.482 in0.050 in
0.482 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Individual Pair Nominal Shield DCRNominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor Resistance
7.2 Ohm/1000ft25.5 Ohm/1000ft25.5 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
26.1 pF/ft47.5 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.18 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
60 Ohm
Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
66 %
Max. Recommended Current [A]
1.05 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 130 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 230 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 5 in


CPR Euroclass: Eca

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

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


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorFootnote
1908A B591000Black, MatteC
1908A B59250Black, Matte
1908A B59500Black, Matte
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
Date: 2004-01-01
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