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19404 - Portable Cordage, (2) 16 AWG (105x36) BC, CPE, Type HPN

19404-Portable Cordage, (2) 16

Two 16 AWG stranded (105x36) bare copper conductors, CPE insulation.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
16105x36BC - Bare Copper2
Conductor Count: 2
Conductor Size: 16 AWG
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
CPE - Chlorinated Polyethylene0.043 in
Outer Shield Material
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
N/A0.152 x 0.3 in

Construction and Dimensions

Type of Cordage: HPN
Print Legend: 16-2 HPN Heater Cord CPE 90°C VW-1 (UL) E3462 - - - - CSA LL7874 16-2 HPN Heater Cord CPE 90°C FT2

Electrical Characteristics

Max. Recommended Current [A]
12 Amps per conductor @ 25°C over 50 ft; 15 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
15 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
Dielectric Withstand VoltageUL Voltage Rating
1500 V AC Applied For 1 Min.300 V RMS
Electrical Characteristics Notes: Dielectric Withstand Voltage: 1500 V AC Applied For 1 Min

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 36 lbs/1000ft
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.75 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: HPN
CSA AWM Specification: HPN

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 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

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: VW-1
CSA Flammability: FT2
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No
Date: 2004-01-01
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