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8722 - Audio, Control and Instrumentation, #20-2pr Stranded, Shielded, CMG

20 AWG stranded (7x28) TC conductors, PVC insulation, conductors cabled, Beldfoil® shield as noted (100% coverage), 22 AWG stranded TC drain wire, PVC jacket.

Product Overview

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

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

ElementAWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Pairs
Pair(s)207x28TC - Tinned Copper0.036 in2
Conductor Count: 4
ElementMaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
Pair(s)PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.068 in0.016 in
Color Chart
1Shielded: Red & Black
2Unshielded: Green & White
Inner Shield Material
ElementTypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire DiameterDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
Pair(s)TapeAlum / PolyBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper0.030 in22Stranded
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.226 in0.028 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Individual Pair Nominal Shield DCRNominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor Resistance
12.5 Ohm/1000ft10 Ohm/1000ft10 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
60 pF/ft99 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.2 µH/ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
3.1 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
350 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 80°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 33 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 56 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.25 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMG
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG
CPR Euroclass: Eca

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/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 CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-10-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT4
ISO/IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2
UL voltage rating: 350 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8722 060500ChromeReel500 ft612825214373
8722 060U500ChromeUnReel500 ft612825214571
8722 0601000ChromeReel1,000 ft612825214403
8722 060U1000ChromeUnReel1,000 ft612825214380
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: Beldfoil® shield over Red and Black conductors only. Request Technical Bulletin T/8-21 before planning high and low level circuits in the same cable.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.242 Revision Date: 05-11-2020
Date: 2005-10-01
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