Fieldbus, 1 Pr #18 Str TC, XLPO Ins, OS, TPE Jkt, 600V TC

Fieldbus, 1 Pair 18AWG (7x26) Tinned Copper, XLPO Insulation, Overall Beldfoil® Shield, TPE Outer Jacket, 600V TC
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Product Overview

Suitable Applications

harsh environment digital and serial two-way communication, oil and gas extraction and refining sites, petrochemical, Profibus process automation or Foundation FieldBus process automation, extreme temperature environments, exposure to humidity/moisture, dust, and oil, remote locations long distance applications, etc.

Construction Details
Element No. of Elements Size Stranding Material
Pair(s) 1 18 7x26 TC - Tinned Copper
Material Color Code
XLPE - Cross-Linked Polyethylene (Thermoset) Blue, Orange and Numbered
Inner Shield
Shield Type Material Coverage
Tape Bi-Laminate (Alum+Poly) 100%
Tinned Copper (TC)
Outer Shield
Bi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)
Outer Jacket
Material Nom. Thickness Nom. Diameter Ripcord
TPE - Thermoplastic Elastomer 0.047 in (1.2 mm) 0.319 in (8.10 mm) Yes
Electrical Characteristics
Nom. Conductor DCR Max. Capacitance Unbalance Nom. Capacitance Cond-to-Shield Nom. Characteristic Impedence Nom. Velocity of Prop. Max. Current
7.06 Ohm/1000ft 1.2 pF/ft (3.9 pF/m) 22 pF/ft 100 Ohm 64% 8.7 Amps per Conductor

Nom. Outer Shield DCR

1.48 Ohm/1000ft (4.86 Ohm/km)

High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Nom. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
0.08 dB/100ft
High Frequency
Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation) Max./Min. Input Impedance (unFitted) [Ohm]
0.091 dB/100ft 100
UL Voltage Rating
600 V
Mechanical Characteristics
UL Temperature Operating
90°C Wet/Dry -25°C Cold Impact -40°C to +90°C -55°C Cold Bend
Bend Radius
Stationary Min. Installation Min.
3.19 in (81.0 mm) 3.19 in (81.0 mm)

Max. Pull Tension

44.8 lbs (20.3 kg)

Bulk Cable Weight

51 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability

Indoor, Outdoor, Sunlight Resistance, UV Resistance, Oil Resistance, Oil Resistance, Burial

Flammability / Reaction to Fire

UL1581 Vertical Tray, 1202, IEC 60332-3-24

NEC / UL Compliance

Article 336, TC-ER

AWM Compliance

AWM I A/B II A/B, C22.2 #230 Type TC; C22.2#239 Type CIC

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)


Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.545 Revision Date: 02-15-2024

Part Numbers
Item # Color Putup Type Length UPC
2118A 0061000 Blue, Light Reel 1,000 ft 612825129479
2118A 0065000 Blue, Light Reel 5,000 ft 612825129486
2118A 0035000 Orange Reel 5,000 ft 612825129462

Compliance Documentation