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89696 - POS Cable, #22-2pr, BC, FEP, O/A Foil+55% TC Braid, FEP Jkt, CMP

Computer POS Cable, 22 AWG solid bare copper conductors, solid FEP insulation, twisted pairs, overall Beldfoil® (100% coverage) + tinned copper braid shield (55% coverage), 22 AWG solid tinned copper drain wire, FEP jacket, plenum rated

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: point of sale; rs-485 applications; extreme high/low temperature environments; computer communication; low voltage analog signals (4-20ma, 0-10v, ...); low voltage digital control (24v, …); line level audio; panel wiring

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
22SolidTC - Tinned Copper2
Conductor Count: 4
MaterialMaterial Trade Name
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene PropyleneTeflon®
Color Chart
1Blue & White with Blue Stripe
2Orange & White with Orange Stripe
Outer Shield
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
Tape1Bi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper22Solid
Braid2Tinned Copper (TC)55%
Table Notes: Polyester Tape
Outer Jacket
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene PropyleneTeflon®0.262 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
16.5 Ohm/1000ft4.2 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
15.5 pF/ft27 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.15 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
100 Ohm
Max. Delay SkewNominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
69.5 ns/100m1.46 ns/ft70%
High Frequency
Frequency [MHz]
0.3 MHz
0.6 MHz
1 MHz
1.5 MHz
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temperature Range: -70°C To +200°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 41.1 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 65 lbs
Min. Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 5.5 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMP

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT6
UL Flammability: NFPA 262 Plenum Flame Test (UL910)
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Related Part Numbers

Non-Plenum Number: 9696
Item #ColorUPC
89696 0101000Black612825221081
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: Teflon® is a registered trademark of E. I. duPont de Nemours and Co. used under license by Belden, Inc.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.331 Revision Date: 04-08-2022
Date: 2005-04-01
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