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6549PA - Security & Sound, 16 Pair 22 AWG, BC, CMP

Security, Pro Audio & Intercom Cable, 16 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

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Pair(s)1622 AWG7x30BC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Pair(s)FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.010 in (0.25 mm)0.049 in (1.2 mm)Black & Red, Black & White, Black & Green, Black & Blue, Black & Yellow, Black & Brown, Black & Orange, Red & White, Red & Green, Red & Blue, Red & Yellow, Red & Brown, Red & Orange, Green & White, Green & Blue, Green & Yellow
Inner Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%24 AWG (7x32) TC
Outer Shield
No Shield
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVDF - Polyvinylidene Fluoride0.017 in (0.43 mm)0.457 inYes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.457 in

Electrical Characteristics

Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Inner Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Capacitance Cond-to-Other (Conds + Shield)Nom. Characteristic ImpedenceNom. Velocity of Prop.Max. Current
17.6 Ohm/1000ft15.3 Ohm/1000ft (50.2 Ohm/km)27.5 pF/ft (90.2 pF/m)49.5 pF/ft (162 pF/m)50 Ohm69%3 Amps per Conductor at 30ºC
UL Voltage Rating
300 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
150°C-15°C to +150°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
4.57 in (116 mm)4.57 in
Max. Pull Tension: 296.7 lbs (134.6 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 151 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 Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)

Product Notes

Notes: Ripcord under jacket


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.296 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
6549PA 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825433835
6549PA 0081500GrayReel1,500 ft612825393580
Date: 2005-04-01
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