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5321UE - Security & Sound, 3 Conductor 18 AWG BC, Riser

Security & Commercial Audio Cable, 3 Conductor 18 AWG solid bare copper conductors with polyolefin insulation, Riser, PVC jacket with ripcord.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Addressable Fire Systems, Data Circuits, Monitor/Detection, Control Circuits, Initiating Circuits, Notification Circuits

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)318 AWGSolidBC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Conductor(s)PP - Polypropylene0.007 in (0.18 mm)0.055 in (1.4 mm)Black, Red, White
Outer Shield
No Shield
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.017 in (0.43 mm)0.151 inYes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.151 in

Electrical Characteristics

Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondMax. Current
6.4 Ohm/1000ft23 pF/ft (75 pF/m)5 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
UL Voltage Rating
300 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C0°C To +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
1.51 in (38.4 mm)1.51 in
Max. Pull Tension: 58.8 lbs (26.7 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 20 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Riser, Indoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL1666 Riser, FT4
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)
Plenum Number: 6321UE


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.350 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
5321UE 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825160571
5321UE 008U1000GrayUnReel1,000 ft612825423652
5321UE 008Z1000GrayReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825160830
Date: 2005-04-01
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