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

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

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Indoor/Outdoor, Digital Electricity™, 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 Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper18
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.585 in0.040 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
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

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

Mechanical Characteristics

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


NEC Articles: Article 725, Article 800
NEC/(UL) Specification: CL3, CMG
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG
UL AWM Style: 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 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 REACH SVHC Compliance (yyyy-mm-dd): 2020-01-28
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2020-01-28


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT4
UL Flammability: UL 1685 FT4 Loading
IEEE Flammability: 1202

Part Number

Item #ColorLength
DEDN168FBlack2,000 ft


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.21 Revision Date: 09-22-2020
Date: 2020-01-28
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