Microphone Cable, 2 Conductor 18 AWG, TC

Microphone Cable, 2 Conductor, 18 AWG stranded (41x34) High-conductivity TC conductors, EPDM rubber insulation, rayon braid, TC braid shield (85% coverage), cotton wrap, CPE jacket.
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Product Overview

Suitable Applications

Ruggedized, deployable microphone for studio or live performance; Balanced analog audio

Construction Details
Element Number of Element Size Stranding Material
Conductor(s) 2 18 41x34 TC - Tinned Copper (High Conductivity)
Element Material Nom. Thickness Nom. Insulation Diameter Color Code
Conductor(s) EPDM - Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer 0.0235 in (0.597 mm) 0.1 in (2.5 mm) White, Black
Outer Shield
Shield Type Material Coverage
Braid Rayon® 85%
Braid Tinned Copper (TC) 85%
Outer Jacket
Separator Material Nom. Thickness Nom. Diameter
Cotton Serve CPE - Chlorinated Polyethylene 0.030 in (0.76 mm) 0.29 in (7.4 mm)
Electrical Characteristics
Element Nom. Conductor DCR Nom. Capacitance Cond-to-Cond Nom. Capacitance Cond-to-Other (Conds + Shield) Nom. Characteristic Impedence Max. Current
Conductor(s) 6.8 Ohm/1000ft 35 pF/ft (110 pF/m) 60 pF/ft (200 pF/m) 50 Ohm 5.2 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
Voltage Rating
600 V
Mechanical Characteristics
-30°C To +60°C

Max. Pull Tension

138 lbs (62.6 kg)

Bulk Cable Weight

54 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability

Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor

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)

APAC Compliance

China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)


Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.447 Revision Date: 01-20-2023

Part Numbers
Item # Color Putup Type Length UPC
8428 010100 Black Reel 100 ft 612825206880
8428 010500 Black Reel 500 ft 612825206866
8428 010U500 Black UnReel 500 ft 612825206989
8428 0101000 Black Reel 1,000 ft 612825206897