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DEDN168F - Indoor/Outdoor Digital Electricity™, 8 Pr #16 Str TC, O/A Foil, PVC Jkt, CL4, CMG, Wet Locations

Indoor/Outdoor Digital Electricity™ Copper Cable, 8 Twisted Pair 16 AWG (7 x 24) Stranded Tinned Copper, PVC Insulation, Overall foil shield, Black PVC Jacket, Ripcord, CL4, CMG, Wet Locations, 2000 Ft Reel

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Digital Electricity™, Fault Managed Power Systems (FMPS), remote powering, wet locations, in-conduit

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
167x24TC - Tinned Copper8
Total Number of Pairs: 8
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.017 in
Color Chart
1Black & Red
2Black & White
3Black & Green
4Black & Blue
5Black & Yellow
6Black & Brown
7Black & Orange
8Red & White
Outer Shield
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper18
Outer Jacket
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.593 in0.043 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
4.55 Ohm/1000ft4.7 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
29.25 pF/ft52.75 pF/ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
5.5 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC (35°C Temperature Rise)
UL Voltage Rating
450 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 105°C
Operating Temperature Range: -30°C To +105°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 220 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 570 lbs
Min. Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 5.85 in


NEC Articles: Article 725, Article 800
NEC/(UL) Compliance: CL4, CL3, CMG
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMG
UL AWM Style Compliance: AWM 2464

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU REACH SVHC Compliance (yyyy-mm-dd): 2020-01-28


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL 1685 FT4 Loading
IEEE Flammability: 1202

Related Part Numbers

Item #ColorLength
DEDN168FBlack2,000 ft


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.117 Revision Date: 12-22-2023
Date: 2020-01-28
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