Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

27261 - MC XLPE/PVC, 4+G C #8+10 Str BC, XLPE Ins M4, AIA Armor, Blk PVC Jkt, 600V MC 90C Dry/Wet SUN RES DIR BUR CT USE

UL Type MC (1569) XLPE/PVC, 4+G Conductor 8+10AWG (7x16+7x18H) Bare Copper, XLPE Insulation M4 Color Code, Aluminum Interlock Armor, Black PVC Outer Jacket, 600V MC 90C Dry/Wet SUN RES DIR BUR CT USE

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
87x16BC - Bare Copper4
10BC - Bare Copper1
Conductor Count: 4
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
XLP, XLPO, XLPE (Thermoset)0.045 in
No Insulation
Color Chart
1Black printed #1
2Black printed #2
3Black printed #3
4Black printed #4
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.96 in0.055 in

Construction and Dimensions

Type of ArmorMaterialDiameter over Armoring
InterlockedAluminum0.85 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR
0.64 Ohm/1000ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
44 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
UL Voltage Rating
600 V RMS

Temperature Range

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

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 486 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 528 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 10.9 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: MC, XHHW-2

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 2015/863/EU: Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-10-13
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


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

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
UL voltage rating: 600 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #Putup TypeUPC
27261 0105000Reel612825328520
27261 0105000Reel612825328520
27261 0102500Reel


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.181 Revision Date: 06-24-2020
Date: 2005-10-13
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