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558AFJ - Access Control, 16c (#22-3pr, #18-4c, #22-6c), Shielded, CMR

Access Control Cable, Riser-CMR, 3-22 AWG pairs, 4-18 AWG conductors, 4-22 AWG conductors, 2-22 AWG conductors, All conductors stranded bare copper with polyolefin insulation, Each cable has overall Beldfoil® shield and PVC jacket, overall PVC jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Access Control

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

ElementAWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of ConductorsNo. of Pairs
Card Reader227x30BC - Bare Copper0.03 in3
Door Contact227x30BC - Bare Copper0.03 in2
Rex/Spare227x30BC - Bare Copper0.03 in4
Lock Power187x26BC - Bare Copper0.047 in4
Conductor Count: 16
ElementMaterialNominal Wall Thickness
18PP - Polypropylene0.007 in
22PP - Polypropylene0.008 in
PP - Polypropylene0.008 in
PP - Polypropylene0.008 in
Color Chart
Card Reader 1Black and Red
Card Reader 2Green and White
Card Reader 3Orange and Brown
Door Contact 1Black
Door Contact 2Red
Rex/Spare 1Black
Rex/Spare 2Red
Rex/Spare 3White
Rex/Spare 4Green
Lock/Power 1Black
Lock/Power 2Red
Lock/Power 3White
Lock/Power 4Green
Color Chart 4
Card ReaderOrange
Door ContactWhite
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeAluminum Foil-Polyester TapeBeldfoil®100.0 %TC - Tinned Copper24
TapeAluminum Foil-Polyester TapeBeldfoil®100.0 %
Inner Jacket Material
ElementMaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
Door ContactPVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.211 in0.020 in
Rex/SparePVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.132 in0.020 in
Lock/PowerPVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.151 in0.020 in
Door ContactPVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.194 in0.020 in
Outer Shield Material
DescriptionDrainwire Construction n x D
Door Contact(7x32)
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall ThicknessRipcord
0.492 in0.035 inYes
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.132 in
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.151 in
0.194 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
ElementIndividual Pair Nominal Shield DCRNominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Inner Shield DCR
Card reader13.9 Ohm/1000ft16.3 Ohm/1000ft16.3 Ohm/1000ft
Door Contact16.4 Ohm/1000ft16.4 Ohm/1000ft16.1 Ohm/1000ft
Rex/Spare16.4 Ohm/1000ft16.4 Ohm/1000ft7.2 Ohm/1000ft
Lock Power6.5 Ohm/1000ft6.5 Ohm/1000ft
ElementNom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
Pair24 pF/ft43.25 pF/ft
Door Contact34.5 pF/ft62 pF/ft
Rex/Spare22.5 pF/ft40.5 pF/ft
Lock Power27 pF/ft48.5 pF/ft
ElementMax. Recommended Current [A]
Card ReaderPer conductor @ 25˚C: 2 A
Door ContactPer conductor @ 25˚C: 2.2 A
Rex/SparePer conductor @ 25˚C: 2.2 A
Lock Power4 Amps
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 127 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 200 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 5 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 CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2007-06-20
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: 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: 658AFJ

Part Number

Item #ColorUPCLengthFootnote
558AFJ 0041000Yellow6128251644701,000 ftC
558AFJ 004A400Yellow612825428732400 ft
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.239 Revision Date: 11-04-2019
Date: 2007-06-20
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