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5500U1 - Security & Sound, #22-2c, TC, CM, Water-Blocked

Security & Sound Cable, Rated-CM, 2-22 AWG stranded tinned copper conductors with PVC insulation, Waterblocking tape, PVC jacket with ripcord

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Security System, Intercom/PA, Audio/Speaker, Power-Limited Controls, Wet Location, Below-Grade Duct

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
227x30TC - Tinned Copper2
Conductor Count: 2
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.010 in
Color Chart
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall ThicknessSeparator Material
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.185 in0.025 inWaterblocking Tape

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR
16.1 Ohm/1000ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
2.8 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
Voltage Rating [V]
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 105°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +105°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 13 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 18.2 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.875 mm


NEC Articles: Article 800
NEC/(UL) Compliance: CM
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CM

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Outdoor - Water Exposure
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 CE Mark: Yes
EU REACH SVHC Compliance (yyyy-mm-dd): 2019-06-20
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2019-06-20


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT1
UL Flammability: UL 1685 UL loading

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLength
5500U1 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.16 Revision Date: 06-24-2020
Date: 2019-06-20
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