Security & Sound, 2c 18 AWG BC, CMP

Security & Sound Cable, 2 Conductor 18 AWG solid bare copper conductors with Flamarrest® insulation, Plenum-CMP, Flamarrest® jacket with ripcord
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Product Overview

Suitable Applications

Intercom/PA Systems, Sound/Audio Systems

Construction Details
Element Number of Element AWG Stranding Material
Conductor(s) 2 18 Solid BC - Bare Copper
Element Material Thickness Color Code
Conductor(s) PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride 0.009 in Black, Red
Outer Jacket Material
Material Thickness Nom. Diameter Ripcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride 0.015 in 0.147 in Yes

Cable Diameter (Nominal)

0.147 in

Electrical Characteristics
Element Nom. Conductor DCR Nom. Capacitance Cond-to-Cond Max. Current
Conductor(s) 6.4 Ohm/1000ft 29 pF/ft 5 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMP)
Mechanical Characteristics
UL Rating Operating
75°C 0°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min. Installation Min.
1.5 in 1.5 in

Max. Pull Tension

32 lbs

Bulk Cable Weight

16 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability

Indoor - Plenum, Indoor

Flammability / Fire Resistance

NFPA 262, UL 910 (Plenum), FT6

NEC / UL Compliance

Article 800, CMP

CEC / C(UL) Compliance


European Directive Compliance

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

APAC Compliance

China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)

Non-Plenum Number



Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.347 Revision Date: 03-16-2021