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530BUE - Security & Sound, #18-20c, BC, CMR

Security & Sound Cable, Riser-CMR, 20-18 AWG 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)2018 AWG7x26BC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Conductor(s)PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.01 in (0.25 mm)0.066 in (1.7 mm)Black, Red, White, Green, Brown, Blue, Orange, Yellow, Purple, Gray, Pink, Tan, White/Black, White/Red, White/Green, White/Orange, White/Blue, White/Brown, White/Yellow, White/Violet
Outer Shield
No Shield
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.025 in (0.64 mm)0.4 inYes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.4 in

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondMax. Current
Conductor(s)6.5 Ohm/1000ft30 pF/ft (98 pF/m)2.5 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
UL Voltage Rating
300 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C-20°C To +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
4.0 in (100 mm)4.0 in
Max. Pull Tension: 448 lbs (203 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 144 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: 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 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: 0.293 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorUPC
530BUE 0081000Gray612825158943
Date: 2005-04-01
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