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2125A - FOUNDATION Fieldbus or Profibus PA, (24 pr) 18 AWG (7x26) TC, XLPO/TPE, IS/OS, TC-ER

2125A-FOUNDATION Fieldbus or Profibus PA

Twenty-four 18 AWG pairs stranded (7x26) tinned copper, cross-linked polyolefin insulation, individual plus overall Beldfoil® shield (100% coverage), oil- and UV-resistant TPE jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
187x26TC - Tinned Copper24
Conductor Count: 48
Total Number of Pairs: 24
Conductor Size: 18 AWG
Insulation
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
XLP - Cross Linked Polyolefin0.032 in
Color Chart
NumberColor
1Blue and Orange Numbered 1
2Blue and Orange Numbered 2
3Blue and Orange Numbered 3
4Blue and Orange Numbered 4
5Blue and Orange Numbered 5
6Blue and Orange Numbered 6
7Blue and Orange Numbered 7
8Blue and Orange Numbered 8
9Blue and Orange Numbered 9
10Blue and Orange Numbered 10
11Blue and Orange Numbered 11
12Blue and Orange Numbered 12
13Blue and Orange Numbered 13
14Blue and Orange Numbered 14
15Blue and Orange Numbered 15
16Blue and Orange Numbered 16
17Blue and Orange Numbered 17
18Blue and Orange Numbered 18
19Blue and Orange Numbered 19
20Blue and Orange Numbered 20
21Blue and Orange Numbered 21
22Blue and Orange Numbered 22
23Blue and Orange Numbered 23
24Blue and Orange Numbered 24
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeAluminum Foil-Polyester TapeBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper20
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeAluminum/PolyesterBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper18
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
F-R PVC - Flame Retardant Polyvinyl Chloride1.389 in0.085 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR
5.86 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Conductor
22 pF/ft
Shielding: Individually Foiled + Overall Foil
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.22 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
100 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
0.039 MHz0.08 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
64 %
Current
Max. Recommended Current [A]
5.4 Amps per Conductor
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
600 V RMS
Electrical Characteristics Notes: Max Propagation Delay Change From 7.812 kHz to 39.06 kHz: 518 pS/ft
Other Electrical Characteristic 2: 31.25 KBits/sec

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 90°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To 90°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Oil Resistance: Yes
Bulk Cable Weight: 797 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 1400 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 14.0 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: TC-ER
CSA AWM Specification: AWM I A/B II A/B

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: Yes
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Burial: Yes
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1581 Vertical Tray
CSA Flammability: FT4
ISO/IEC Flammability: 60332-3-24 (Category C)
UL voltage rating: 600 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Variants
Item #Color
2125A 0061000Blue, Light
2125A 0031000Orange
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