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8770 - Electronic, 3 C #18 Str TC, PE Ins, OS, PVC Jkt, CM

Electronic, 3 Conductor 18AWG (16x30) Tinned Copper, PE Insulation, Overall Beldfoil® Shield, PVC Outer Jacket, CM

Product Overview 

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

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementAWGStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)31816x30TC - Tinned Copper
ElementMaterialThickness [in]Color
Conductor(s)PE - Polyethylene0.0175Black, Red, Clear
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeAlum / Poly100%7x28 - TC
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Wall ThicknessNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.033 in0.246 in

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Capacitance Cond-to-GrndCharacteristic ImpedenceMax. Current
Conductor(s)6.6 Ohm/1000ft24 pF/ft48 pF/ft69 Ohm5.3 Amps per conductor @ 25°C ambient
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CM), 300 V (UL AWM 2093)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL RatingOperating
60°C (UL AWM 2093)-20°C to +60°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.
2.5 in
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 74 lbs

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor
Sustainability: CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire and Cable)
Flammability / Fire Resistance: UL1685 UL Loading, FT1, IEC 60332-1-2
NEC / UL Compliance: 800, CM
AWM Compliance: 2093
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CM
CPR Euroclass: Eca
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.314 Revision Date: 05-29-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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