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5300FE - Security & Sound, 2 Conductor 18 AWG, BC, Shielded, CMR

Security & Commercial Audio Cable, Riser-CMR, 2-18 AWG stranded bare copper conductors with polypropylene insulation, Beldfoil® shield and PVC jacket with ripcord

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Intercom/PA Systems, Sound/Audio Systems

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)218 AWG7x26BC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Conductor(s)PP - Polypropylene0.009 in (0.23 mm)0.062 in (1.6 mm)Black, Red
Outer Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%24 AWG (7x32) TC
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.017 in (0.43 mm)0.162 in (4.11 mm)Yes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.162 in (4.11 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Capacitance Cond-to-Other (Conds + Shield)Max. Current
Conductor(s)6.5 Ohm/1000ft (21 Ohm/km)53 pF/ft (170 pF/m)95.5 pF/ft (313 pF/m)5 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMR)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C-20°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
1.6 in (41 mm)1.6 in (41 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 58 lbs (26 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 18 lbs/1000ft (27 kg/km)

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Riser, Indoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL1666 Riser, FT4, IEC 60332-1-2
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Eca
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 800, CMR
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)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Plenum Number: 6300FH


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.376 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC/EAN
5300FE 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825158981
5300FE 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825423362
5300FE 010Z1000BlackReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825159025
5300FE 0061000Blue, LightReel1,000 ft612825350323
5300FE.00152ChromeReel152 m8719605008145
5300FE.00305ChromeReel305 m8719605008152
5300FE 008500GrayReel500 ft612825336754
5300FE 008U500GrayUnReel500 ft612825423348
5300FE 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825158974
5300FE 008U1000GrayUnReel1,000 ft612825158950
5300FE 008Z1000GrayReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825350330
5300FE 0031000OrangeReel1,000 ft612825350309
5300FE 0021000RedReel1,000 ft612825423331
5300FE 002Z1000RedReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825350293
5300FE 0071000VioletReel1,000 ft612825158967
5300FE 0091000WhiteReel1,000 ft612825423355
5300FE 009Z1000WhiteReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825158998
5300FE 0041000YellowReel1,000 ft612825350316
Date: 2005-04-01
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