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3051A - 300V, (16 pr) 16 AWG (7x24) BC, (1) 22 AWG (7x30) BC, PVC/PVC, IS/OS, PLTC-ER, CMG

Sixteen 16 AWG pairs stranded (7x24) bare copper conductors, one 22 AWG stranded (7x30) bare copper conductor, twisted pairs, flame retardant PVC insulation, Individual and overall Beldfoil® shield (100% coverage), PVC jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of ConductorsNo. of Pairs
167x24BC - Bare Copper16
227x30BC - Bare Copper1
Conductor Count: 33
Total Number of Pairs: 16
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.014 in
Color Chart
1Black & White and Numbered 1
2Black & White and Numbered 2
3Black & White and Numbered 3
4Black & White and Numbered 4
5Black & White and Numbered 5
6Black & White and Numbered 6
7Black & White and Numbered 7
8Black & White and Numbered 8
9Black & White and Numbered 9
10Black & White and Numbered 10
11Black & White and Numbered 11
12Black & White and Numbered 12
13Black & White and Numbered 13
14Black & White and Numbered 14
15Black & White and Numbered 15
16Black & White and Numbered 16
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeAlum / PolyBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper187x26
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeAlum / PolyBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper167x24
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall ThicknessRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.908 in0.073 inYes

Construction and Dimensions

4.8 twist/ft

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
ElementIndividual Pair Nominal Shield DCRNominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
16 AWG6 Ohm/1000ft4.2 Ohm/1000ft3.5 Ohm/1000ft
22 AWG16.2 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
110 pF/ft
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 105°C
Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +105°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 573 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 661 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 9.4 in


NEC Articles: 800
NEC/(UL) Specification: CMG, ITC-ER, PLTC-ER
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG
UL AWM Style: 2464

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): 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): 2005-04-01


Suitability - Burial: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
CSA Flammability: FT4
IEEE Flammability: 1202
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.143 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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