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6342PC - Security & Sound, 3 Pair 18 AWG, BC, Individually Shielded, CMP

Security, Pro Audio & Intercom Cable, Plenum-CMP, 3-18 AWG stranded bare copper pairs with FEP insulation, Individually Beldfoil® shielded and Flamarrest® jacket

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Pair(s)318 AWG7x26BC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Pair(s)FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.01 in (0.25 mm)0.066 in (1.7 mm)Black & Red, Black & White, Black & Green
Inner Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%24 AWG (7x32) TC
Outer Shield
No Shield
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.0165 in (0.419 mm)0.3 inYes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.300 in

Electrical Characteristics

Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Inner Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Capacitance Cond-to-Other (Conds + Shield)Max. Current
6.93 Ohm/1000ft14.4 Ohm/1000ft (47.2 Ohm/km)44 pF/ft (140 pF/m)79.2 pF/ft (260 pF/m)9.8 Amps per Conductor at 30ºC
UL Voltage Rating
300 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C0°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
3 in (76 mm)3 in
Max. Pull Tension: 139.9 lbs (63.46 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 58 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Plenum, Indoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: NFPA 262 (UL 910), FT6
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 800, CMP
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMP
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.370 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
6342PC 8771000NaturalReel1,000 ft612825176404
Date: 2005-04-01
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