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Product Hierarchy

62P1808 - Inst, 8 Pr #18 Str BC, PVC-NYL Ins E1, IS/OS, Blk PVC Jkt, 600V TC-ER 150V NPLF 90C Dry 75C Wet

UL Instrumentation, 8 Pair 18AWG (7x26) Bare Copper, PVC-NYL Insulation E1 Color Code, Individual & Overall Beldfoil® Shield, Black PVC Outer Jacket, TC-ER NPLF 90C Dry 75C Wet SUN RES DIR BUR

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
187x26BC - Bare Copper8
Total Number of Conductors: 16
Total Number of Pairs: 8
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC/Nylon - Polyvinyl Chloride + Nylon0.088 in0.021 in
Color Chart
Pairs 1 - 8ICEA S-73-732 Table E1: Black & White and Numbered
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper22
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper22
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.666 in0.063 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Individual Pair Nominal Shield DCRNominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
7.46 Ohm/1000ft5.86 Ohm/1000ft4.47 Ohm/1000ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
7 Amps per Conductor at 30ºC
3 Amps per Conductor at 30ºC
UL DescriptionUL Voltage Rating

Temperature Range

Non-UL Temp Rating: -40°C To +90 °C Dry, +75°C Wet
Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +90 °C Dry, +75°C Wet

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 222 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 350 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 6.7 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: NPLF, TC-ER
IEEE Specification: 1202

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: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01


Suitability - Burial: Yes
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
CSA Flammability: FT4
IEEE Flammability: 1202
UL Voltage Rating: 600 V RMS (Type TC)

Part Number

Item #Putup TypeUPC
62P1808 0102500Reel612825363859
62P1808 0105000Reel612825359616

Product Notes

Notes: Alternate color coding available upon request.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.33 Revision Date: 10-20-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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