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5400FH - Security & Sound, 2 Conductor 20 AWG, TC, CMR

Security & Commercial Audio Cable, 2 Conductor 20 AWG stranded (7x28) tinned copper conductors with polyolefin insulation, Beldfoil® shield and PVC jacket with ripcord, Riser rated.

Product Overview

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

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Conductors
207x28TC - Tinned Copper0.036 in2
Conductor Count: 2
Conductor Size: 20 AWG
MaterialNominal Diameter
PP - Polypropylene0.052 in
Color Chart
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire DiameterDrainwire AWG
TapeAluminum/PolyesterBeldfoil®100.0 %TC - Tinned Copper.020 in24
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.142 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
10.3 Ohm/1000ft16.7 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
40 pF/ft72 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.155 µH/ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
3.75 Amps per conductor @ 25°C (10°C rise in temp)
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: -5°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 13 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 26 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.40 in


NEC Articles: 800
NEC/(UL) Specification: CMR
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU: Yes
EU Directive Compliance: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes


Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT4
UL Flammability: UL1666 Vertical Shaft


Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 6400FH

Part Number

Item #ColorUPCLength
5400FH 0081000Gray6128251619501,000 ft
5400FH 008U1000Gray6128251619981,000 ft

Product Notes

Notes: Print legend includes sequential footage marks. Rip cord under jacket.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.28 Revision Date: 07-11-2019
Date: 2005-04-01
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