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8460 - Speaker Cable, 2 Conductor 18 AWG TC, Unshielded, CM

2 Condcutor 18 AWG stranded (7x26) ETP high-conductivity tinned copper conductors, PVC insulation, cabled, CM rating.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Speaker Cable

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

ElementAWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
Conductor(s)187x26High Conductivity Tinned Copper2
Conductor Count: 2
ElementMaterialNominal Wall Thickness
Conductor(s)PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.02 in
Outer Shield Material
No Shield
Outer Jacket Material
Nominal Diameter
0.18 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR
5.9 Ohm/1000ft
Nominal Inductance
0.19 µH/ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
5.2 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS (UL AWM Style 1007)

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 80°C (UL AWM Style 1007)
Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 16 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 50 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.8 in


UL AWM Style: UL Style 1007 (300 V 80°C)
CPR Euroclass: Eca

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
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 2015/863/EU: 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 - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: VW-1
ISO/IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS (UL AWM Style 1007)


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8460 0631000Black and White PairReel1,000 ft612825208136
8460 063U1000Black and White PairUnReel1,000 ft612825208501
8460 0635000Black and White PairReel5,000 ft612825208112
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.255 Revision Date: 05-11-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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