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3072F - Blue Hose®, 1 Pr #18 Str TC, PP Ins, OS+TC Brd, PVC Jkt, 600V TC, PLTC

Blue Hose® for Data Highway Plus, 1 Pair 18AWG (7x26) Tinned Copper, PP Insulation, Overall Beldfoil®+Tinned Copper Braid(55%) Shield, PVC Outer Jacket, 600V TC, PLTC

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: harsh environment, IIoT, factory or process automation, video, audio, data communication, etc.

Construction Details

ElementNo. of ElementsSizeStrandingMaterial
Pair(s)118 AWG7x26TC - Tinned Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor CodeNotes
Pair(s)PP - Polypropylene0.025 in (0.64 mm)0.096 in (2.4 mm)Blue & WhiteFlame Retardant
Outer Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%20 AWG (7x28) TC
BraidTinned Copper (TC)55%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.053 in (1.3 mm)0.324 in (8.23 mm)
Table Notes: Jacket OD +/- 0.006
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.324 in (8.23 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Characteristic ImpedenceNom. Velocity of Prop.Max. Current
Pair(s)7.2 Ohm/1000ft19.5 pF/ft (64.0 pF/m)78 Ohm65%5.2 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
Nom. Outer Shield DCR: 2.1 Ohm/1000ft (6.9 Ohm/km)
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
ElementFrequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
Pair(s)10.52 dB/100ft
101.98 dB/100ft
503.78 dB/100ft
1005.35 dB/100ft
2007.57 dB/100ft
40010.7 dB/100ft
UL Voltage RatingVoltage Rating
600 V (TC), 300 V (CMG, PLTC)150 V (ITC)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C-40°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
3 in (76 mm)4 in (100 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 85 lbs (39 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 64 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor, Outdoor, Sunlight Resistance
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL 1685 FT4 Loading, FT4, IEEE 1202
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Eca
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 336, Article 725, Article 727, Article 800, TC
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMG
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)
UK Regulation Compliance: UKCA Mark
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Other Standard Compliance(s): P-MSHA-SC-182/7

Product Notes

Notes: For CPE jacketed version, order Part No. YM45044.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.573 Revision Date: 02-15-2024

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPCFootnote
3072F C55500Blue, CairoReel500 ft612825140092C N
3072F C551000Blue, CairoReel1,000 ft612825140054C
3072F C555000Blue, CairoReel5,000 ft612825140108C
3072F C5510000Blue, CairoReel10,000 ft612825140061C N
Date: 2005-10-13
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