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UK1601BW - Type KX Thermocouple, 1 Pr #16 Sol, XLPE Ins Yel, Red, OS, Yel LSZH Jkt, 600V TC 90C Dry/Wet SUN RES

Type KX Thermocouple, 1 Pair 16AWG (Solid) Chromel+Alumel, XLPE Insulation Yel, Red Color Code, Overall Beldfoil® Shield, Yellow LSZH Outer Jacket, 600V TC 90C Dry/Wet SUN RES

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

ElementAWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Pairs
Pair16SolidChromel & Alumel0.051 in1
Conductor Count: 2
ElementMaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PairXLP, XLPO, XLPE (Thermoset)0.113 in0.031 in
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Inner Shield Material
Drainwire MaterialDrainwire DiameterDrainwire AWG
TC - Tinned Copper0.046 mm18
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire DiameterDrainwire AWG
TapeAlum / PolyBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper0.046 in18
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
LSZH - Low Smoke Zero Halogen flame retardant0.324 in0.047 in

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 90°C
Operating Temp Range: -25°C To +90°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 65 lbs/1000ft
Min Bend Radius (Overall): 3.25 in


NEC Articles: 336
NEC/(UL) Specification: TC
ANSI Compliance: MC 96.1-1982 Type KX
IEEE Specification: 1202

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): 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
CA Prop 65: Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

CSA Flammability: FT4
IEEE Flammability: 1202
UL voltage rating: 600 V RMS (Type TC)


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.24 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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