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 No. of Elements 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: 0.449 Revision Date: 02-15-2024

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