Nurse Call & Paging, #24-8c, BC, Unshielded, CM

Nurse Call & Paging Cable, Rated-CM, 8-24 AWG solid bare copper conductors with polyolefin insulation, PVC jacket
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Product Overview

Suitable Applications

Nurse Call, Commercial Sound, Annunciators, Voice Systems, Paging

Construction Details
Element No. of Elements Size Stranding Material
Conductor(s) 8 24 AWG Solid BC - Bare Copper
Element Material Nom. Thickness Nom. Insulation Diameter Color Code
Conductor(s) PP - Polypropylene 0.0065 in (0.17 mm) 0.033 in mm Yellow, Blue, Black, Orange, Red, Green, White, Purple
Outer Shield
No Shield
Outer Jacket
Material Nom. Thickness Nom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride 0.030 in (0.76 mm) .093 x .324 in

Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal)

0.093 x 0.324 in

Electrical Characteristics
Nom. Conductor DCR Nom. Capacitance Cond-to-Cond Max. Current
32.4 Ohm/1000ft 17 pF/ft (56 pF/m) 1.4 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC (10°C Temperature Rise)
UL Voltage Rating
300 V
Mechanical Characteristics
UL Temperature Operating
75°C -25°C To +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min. Installation Min.
0.30 in (7.6 mm) 0.30 in

Max. Pull Tension

44 lbs (20 kg)

Bulk Cable Weight

25 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability

Indoor Rated (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor, Aerial - Black only, When supported by messenger wire

Flammability / Reaction to Fire

UL 1685 UL Loading, UL 1685 Vertical Tray

NEC / UL Compliance

Article 800, CM

CEC / C(UL) Compliance


European Directive Compliance

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)

Plenum Number



Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.345 Revision Date: 05-31-2024

Part Numbers
Item # Color Putup Type Length UPC Footnote
5626UG F6H1000 Gray, Dark Pearl Reel 1,000 ft 612825164807 C

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