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8898 - Lead Wire, #18 Str TC, EPDM Ins

Low Temp Rubber Lead Wire, 18AWG (65x36) Tinned Copper, EPDM Insulation, 10000V 90C

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: used as test probe lead for electrical and electronic measuring for test equipment

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)118 AWG65x36TC - Tinned Copper
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation Diameter
EPDM - Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer0.091 in (2.3 mm)0.229 in (5.82 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.229 in (5.82 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

Nom. Conductor DCRMax. Current
2.25 Ohm/1000ftSingle conductor in free air @ 30ºC: 62.0 A
Voltage RatingBreakdown Voltage
10,000 V29,000 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
80°C-40°C To +80°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
2.29 in (58.2 mm)2.29 in (58.2 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 83 lbs (38 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 31 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Outdoor
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), 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: 29000 V Breakdown


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.437 Revision Date: 06-30-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8898 010100BlackReel100 ft612825217619
8898 010500BlackReel500 ft612825217626
8898 002100RedReel100 ft612825217596
8898 002500RedReel500 ft612825217602
Date: 2004-01-01
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