Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

8787 - Audio, Control and Instrumentation, 8 Conductor 24 AWG, Shielded Quads; 2 Conductor 22 AWG Unshielded

8 Conductor 24 AWG stranded (7x32) TC, shielded quads, polyethylene insulation, 24 AWG stranded TC drain wire; 2 Conductor 22 AWG stranded (7x30) TC , Unshielded, PVC insulation, 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)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
247x32TC - Tinned Copper8
22TC - Tinned Copper2
Conductor Count: 10
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
PE - Polyethylene0.012 in
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.015 in
Color Chart
1Red Quad
3Green Quad
Color Chart 2
Gray, White, Blue, Green
Red Beldfoil®
Brown, Red, Yellow, Orange
Green Beldfoil®
White, Blue
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil® (Z-Fold®)100%TC - Tinned Copper247x32
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%
Table Notes: Gray, White, Blue, Green; Brown, Red, Yellow, Orange; White, Blue
Outer Shield Material
No Shield
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.29 in0.03 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
ElementNominal Conductor DCRNominal Inner Shield DCR
24 AWG23.9 Ohm/1000ft5 Ohm/1000ft
15 Ohm/1000ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
1.5 Amps per Conductor at 25°C (24 AWG); 2.0 Amps per Conductor at 25°C (22 AWG)
Non-UL Voltage Rating
350 V RMS

Temperature Range

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

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 45 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 62.2 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 3 in


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, UL1685 UL Loading
IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8787 060500ChromeReel500 ft612825216391
8787 060U500ChromeUnReel500 ft612825216414
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: Inner Beldfoil« shield over 24 AWG quads. Each quad wrapped in transparent polyester tape. Red Beldfoil« shield over one quad, Green Beldfoil« shield over the other. (2) quads and (2) unshielded conductors cabled.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.272 Revision Date: 08-25-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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