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5541P1 - Security & Sound, #22-2pr, BC, Indiv. Foil, CM, Water-Blocked

Security & Sound Cable, Riser-CM, 2-22 AWG stranded bare copper pairs with PVC insulation, Individually Waterblock tape and Beldfoil® shielded, PVC jacket

Product Overview

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

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

ElementAWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
Pair(s)227BC - Bare Copper2
Conductor Count: 4
Total Number of Pairs: 2
ElementMaterialNominal Wall Thickness
Pair(s)PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.01 in
Color Chart
1Black & White
2Green & Red
Inner Shield Material
ElementTypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
Pair(s)TapeAlum / PolyBeldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper247x32
InnerShield, Table Note: Non-Woven
Outer Jacket Material
Nominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
0.239 in0.025 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCR
16.4 Ohm/1000ft16.4 Ohm/1000ft15 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
47.2 pF/ft84.9 pF/ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
Per conductor @ 25°C: 3.8 A
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +105°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 29.1 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 41.9 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.5 in


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

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 CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2006-07-12
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1581 Vertical Tray
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 6541FE

Part Number

Item #ColorUPC
5541P1 0101000Black612825164289
5541P1 0081000Gray612825164272
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.232 Revision Date: 05-11-2020
Date: 2006-07-12
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