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29512 - VFD 300% Gnd, 3C+G #12 Str TC, XLPE Ins+PVC Gnd, OS+TC Brd, 1 Pr #16 Str TC XLPE IS, Blk PVC Jkt, 600V TC-ER 90C Dry/Wet 1000V Flexible Motor Supply Cable

Belden 300% Ground Flexible VFD, 3 Conductor 12AWG (65x30) Tinned Copper, XLPE Insulation M4 Color Code+PVC Insulated Ground, Overall Beldfoil®+Tinned Copper Braid(85%) Shield, 1 Pair 16AWG (26x30) Tinned Copper XLPE Beldfoil, Black PVC Outer Jacket, 600V TC-ER 90C Dry/Wet 1000V Flexible Motor Supply Cable 1000V CSA AWM I/II A/B 600V CIC TC SUN RES DIR BUR Oil Resistant

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Variable Frequency Drives (VFD); AC Motor and Drive Systems

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterialNotes
Conductor(s)312 AWG65x30TC - Tinned Copper
Pair(s)116 AWG26x30TC - Tinned CopperUsed as control or brake pair
Ground112 AWG65x30TC - Tinned Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessColor Code
Conductor(s)XLPE - Cross-Linked Polyethylene (Thermoset)0.046 in (1.2 mm)Black and Numbered
Pair(s)XLPE - Cross-Linked Polyethylene (Thermoset)0.032 in (0.81 mm)Black, White
GroundPVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.047 in (1.2 mm)Green/Yellow Stripe
Inner Shield
ElementShield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire TypeNotes
Pair(s)TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%18 AWG (19x30) TCFoil-In, Shorting fold
Outer Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverage
TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)100%
BraidTinned Copper (TC)85%
Table Notes: Foil+braid shield on power conductors & Ground only; extra pair has own foil shield.
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.080 in (2.0 mm)0.895 in (22.7 mm)Yes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.895 in (22.7 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Inner Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Capacitance Cond-to-ShieldNom. Capacitance Cond-to-Other (Conds + Shield)Nom. Characteristic ImpedenceNom. Velocity of Prop.Max. Current
Conductor(s)1.569 Ohm/1000ft (5.148 Ohm/km)4.99 Ohm/1000ft (16.4 Ohm/km)46 pF/ft (150 pF/m)47 pF/ft (150 pF/m)83 pF/ft (270 pF/m)37 Ohm55%30 Amps per Conductor at 30ºC (per NEC)
Pair(s)4 Ohm/1000ft (13 Ohm/km)4.99 Ohm/1000ft (16.4 Ohm/km)34 pF/ft (110 pF/m)
Ground1.6 Ohm/1000ft (5.2 Ohm/km)26 pF/ft (85 pF/m)47 pF/ft (150 pF/m)
UL Voltage Rating
600 V (TC, C(UL) TC), 1000 V (UL Flexible Motor Supply Cable, CSA AWM I/II A/B)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
90°C Dry, 90°C Wet-40°C To +90°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
10.7 in (272 mm)10.7 in (272 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 538 lbs (244 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 373 lbs/1000ft (555 kg/km)

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor, Outdoor, Sunlight Resistance, Oil Resistance, Burial
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL1685 UL Loading, FT4, FT4, IEEE 1202 FT4
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 336, TC-ER, RHW-2, UL Flexible Motor Supply Cable
AWM Compliance: AWM I/II A/B
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CIC, TC
ICEA Compliance: S-95-658
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Other Standard Compliance(s): P-07-KA070003-MSHA


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.458 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
29512 010100BlackReel100 ft612825137542
29512 010500BlackReel500 ft612825137573
29512 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825137559
29512 0104000BlackReel4,000 ft612825137566
Date: 2006-09-21
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