Security & Sound, 2 Conductor 22 AWG BC, Riser

Security & Commercial Audio Cable, 2 Conductor 22 AWG solid bare copper conductors with polyolefin insulation, Riser, PVC jacket with ripcord.
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Product Overview

Suitable Applications

Security Systems, Intercom/PA Systems, Sound/Audio Systems, Power Limited Controls, Single Line Telephone

Construction Details
Element No. of Elements Size Stranding Material
Conductor(s) 2 22 AWG Solid BC - Bare Copper
Element Material Nom. Thickness Nom. Insulation Diameter Color Code
Conductor(s) PP - Polypropylene 0.007 in (0.18 mm) 0.040 in (1.0 mm) Black, Red
Outer Shield
No Shield
Outer Jacket
Material Nom. Thickness Nom. Diameter Ripcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride 0.017 in (0.43 mm) 0.114 in Yes

Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal)

0.114 in

Electrical Characteristics
Nom. Conductor DCR Nom. Capacitance Cond-to-Cond Max. Current
18.4 Ohm/1000ft 19 pF/ft (62 pF/m) 2.8 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
UL Voltage Rating
300 V
Mechanical Characteristics
UL Temperature Operating
75°C -20°C To +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min. Installation Min.
1.14 in (29.0 mm) 1.14 in

Max. Pull Tension

15.6 lbs (7.08 kg)

Bulk Cable Weight

7 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability

Indoor - Riser, Indoor

Flammability / Reaction to Fire

UL1666 Riser, FT4

NEC / UL Compliance

Article 800, CMR

CEC / C(UL) Compliance


European Directive Compliance

EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)

APAC Compliance

China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)

Plenum Number



Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.354 Revision Date: 12-20-2022

Part Numbers
Item # Color Putup Type Length UPC
5520UE 008C500 Gray Coil 500 ft 612825164050
5520UE 008U500 Gray UnReel 500 ft 612825164081
5520UE 0081000 Gray Reel 1,000 ft 612825164036
5520UE 008C1000 Gray Coil 1,000 ft 612825164043
5520UE 008U1000 Gray UnReel 1,000 ft 612825164067

All Resources
Compliance Documentation