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6542PA - Security & Sound, 3 Pair 22 AWG, BC, CMP


Security, Pro Audio & Intercom Cable, 3 Pair 22 AWG stranded (7x30) bare copper pairs with FEP insulation, Individually Beldfoil® shielded and PVDF jacket with ripcord, Plenum rated.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Security, Audio, Intercom

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Pairs
227x30BC - Bare Copper0.029 in3
Total Number of Pairs: 3
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.049 in
Color Chart
NumberColor
1Black & Red
2Black & White
3Black & Green
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire DiameterDrainwire AWGDrainwire Position
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil® (Z-Fold®)100%TC - Tinned Copper0.024 in24Under shield tape
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterRipcord
PVDF - Polyvinylidene Fluoride0.228 inYes

Construction and Dimensions

Stranding
Twists
6.9 twist/ft

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Inner Shield DCR
16.4 Ohm/1000ft15.3 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
27.5 pF/ft49.5 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.18 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
50 Ohm
Delay
Nominal Delay
1.47 ns/ft
Current
Max. Recommended Current [A]
2 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 60°C
Operating Temp Range: -15°C To +150°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 32 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 55 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.3 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMP

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Plenum
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 RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT6
UL Flammability: NFPA 262
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
6542PA 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825433880
6542PA 0085000GrayReel5,000 ft612825178408

Product Notes

Notes: Ripcord under jacket

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.216 Revision Date: 08-25-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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