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5540FT - Thermostat & Control, #22-2c, TC, O/A Foil, CMR

Thermostat & Control Cable, Riser-CMR, 1-22 AWG stranded tinned copper pair with foam polyolefin insulation, Beldfoil® shield, PVC jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Thermostat, Control, Noisy Environment

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
227x30TC - Tinned Copper1
Conductor Count: 2
MaterialMaterial Trade Name
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)Datalene®
Color Chart
1Black & White
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper22Solid
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.172 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
14.5 Ohm/1000ft19 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Conductor
16.9 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.21 µH/ft
Max. Delay Skew
78 ns/100m
High Freq
Max./Min. Input Impedance (unFitted)
100 ± 22 Ohm
Max. Recommended Current [A]
4.3 Amps per Conductor at 20ºC
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 12 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 27 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.8 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMR
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMG

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2006-02-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT4
UL Flammability: UL1666 Riser
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 6540FT

Part Number

Item #ColorUPC
5540FT 0011000Brown612825164234
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.250 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2006-02-01
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