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8452 - Portable Cordage, 2 C #18 Str BC, EPDM Ins, Rubber Jkt, UL Type SV

Portable Cordage, 2 Conductor 18AWG (42x34) Bare Copper, EPDM Insulation, Rubber Outer Jacket, UL Type SV

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)218 AWG42x34BC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Conductor(s)EPDM - Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer0.017 in (0.43 mm)0.081 in (2.1 mm)Black, White
Outer Shield
No Shield
Outer Jacket
SeparatorMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Diameter
Cotton ServeSBR - Styrene Butadiene Rubber0.037 in (0.94 mm)0.245 in
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.245 in

Electrical Characteristics

Nom. Conductor DCRMax. Current
6.97 Ohm/1000ft10 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC (7 Amps over 50 ft)
UL Voltage Rating
300 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
60°C-20°C To +60°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
2.45 in (62.2 mm)2.45 in
Max. Pull Tension: 41 lbs (19 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 34 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: FT2
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 400, SV
AWM Compliance: SV
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: LL7874
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)

Product Notes

Notes: Jacket Finish: Serrated (45 Serrations - 8 Degrees Apart)


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.385 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8452 010250BlackReel250 ft612825207795
8452 010500BlackReel500 ft612825207801
8452 010U500BlackReel500 ft612825207771
8452 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825207788
Date: 2005-10-13
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