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5000UP - Audio Cable, 2 Conductor 12 AWG, BC, Unshielded, CL3

Commercial Audio Cable, Rated-CL3, 2-12 AWG highly flexible stranded bare copper conductors with PVC insulation, PVC jacket with ripcord

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Security System, Intercom/PA, Audio/Speaker, Power-Limited Controls

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)212 AWG65x30BC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessColor Code
Conductor(s)PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.023 in (0.58 mm)Black, White
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.018 in (0.46 mm)0.312 in (7.92 mm)Yes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.312 in (7.92 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondMax. Current
Conductor(s)1.56 Ohm/1000ft (5.12 Ohm/km)32 pF/ft (100 pF/m)26 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CL3)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C-20°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
3.1 in (79 mm)3.1 in (79 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 169 lbs (76.7 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 59 lbs/1000ft (88 kg/km)

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL1685 (FT4 Loading), FT4, IEEE 1202 FT4, IEC 60332-1-2
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Eca
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 725, CL3
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.327 Revision Date: 06-23-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
5000UP 010500BlackReel500 ft612825436508
5000UP 010U500BlackUnReel500 ft612825433460
5000UP 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825154754
5000UP D15500BlueReel500 ft612825336327
5000UP D151000BlueReel1,000 ft612825154679
5000UP 008500GrayReel500 ft612825154723
5000UP 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825154693
5000UP 0051000Green, DarkReel1,000 ft612825154686
5000UP 009U500WhiteUnReel500 ft612825154747
5000UP 0091000WhiteReel1,000 ft612825154716
Date: 2005-04-01
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