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2221 - Audio Cable, 2 Conductor 26 AWG, TC

26 AWG stranded (30x40) BC conductors cabled with fillers, Datalene® insulation, conductors cabled with fillers, TC "French Braid" Shield (95% coverage), Belflex PVC jacket.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Multi-channel interconnect between audio equipment such as microphones, speakers, amplifiers, mixing consoles; Live events or studio sound; Analog audio

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
2630x40BC - Bare Copper1
Conductor Count: 2
Total Number of Pairs: 1
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)Datalene®0.050 in0.015 in
Color Chart
1Red & Black
Outer Shield
TypeMaterialCoverage [%]
French BraidTinned Copper (TC)95%
Outer Jacket
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl ChlorideBelflex®0.17 in0.0245 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCR
36 Ohm/1000ft36 Ohm/1000ft6.6 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Conductor
13 pF/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
110 Ohm
Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
Max. Recommended Current [A]
1.9 Amps per Conductor
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temperature Range: -20°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 16.5 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 34 lbs
Min. Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.75 in


Other Specification: AES/EBU Digital Audio

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Related Part Numbers

Item #ColorPut-Up TypeLengthUPC
2221 B59U1000Black, MatteUnReel1,000 ft612825130840
2221 G7XU1000Blue, MatteUnReel1,000 ft612825130871
2221 G7WU1000Green, MatteUnReel1,000 ft612825130864
2221 B02U1000PurpleUnReel1,000 ft612825130833
2221 G7VU1000Red, MatteUnReel1,000 ft612825130857

Product Notes

Notes: Datalene® insulation features include low dielectric constant and a dissipation factor for high-speed, low-distortion data handling. Physical properties include good crush resistance and light weight.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.403 Revision Date: 02-15-2024
Date: 2011-03-10
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