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8448 - Electronic, 8 C #18+22 Str TC, PVC Ins, PVC Jkt, CMG

Electronic, 8 Conductor 18+22AWG (16x30+7x30) Tinned Copper, PVC Insulation, PVC Outer Jacket, CMG

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: low voltage analog signals (4-20ma, 0-10v, ...); low voltage control (24v, …); line level audio; panel wiring

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
1816x30TC - Tinned Copper8
22TC - Tinned Copper6
Conductor Count: 8
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.019 in
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.011 in
Color Chart
1Black (18 AWG)
2White (18 AWG)
3Red (22 AWG)
4Green (22 AWG)
5Brown (22 AWG)
6Blue (22 AWG)
7Yellow (22 AWG)
8Orange (22 AWG)
Outer Shield Material
No Shield
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.259 in0.032 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
ElementNominal Conductor DCR
22 AWG15.6 Ohm/1000ft
6.8 Ohm/1000ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
2.4 Amps per Conductor at 25°C (22 AWG), 4 Amps per Conductor at 25°C (18 AWG)
4 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC (18 AWG)
UL DescriptionUL Voltage Rating
UL AWM Style 2576150 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 80°C (UL AWM Style 2576)
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 47 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 86 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.75 in


NEC Articles: Article 800
NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMG
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMG
UL AWM Style Compliance: UL Style 2576 (150 V 80°C)

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 FT4 Loading
CSA Flammability: FT4
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8448 060500ChromeReel500 ft612825207597
8448 0601000ChromeReel1,000 ft612825207580
8448 060U1000ChromeUnReel1,000 ft612825207573
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.302 Revision Date: 07-09-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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