Dekoron Wires and Cables LLC

Products

2X78 - 300 Volt, XLPE, Multi Pair, Individual & Overall Shield, Dekabon™

Description

  • Conductor7-strand bare copper, Class B
  • Primary insulation0.015 inch (0.5 mm) XLPE
  • Color codeBlack and white
  • Group identificationEach pair numbered
  • Pair shield100% coverage, an aluminum-polyester tape shield and a 7-strand tinned copper drain wire
  • Overall shield100% coverage, an aluminum-polyester tape shield and a 7-strand tinned copper drain wire
  • Inner jacketBlack FR-PVC
  • Dekabon layerAn aluminum tape 0.008 inch (0.2 mm) thick, coated on both sides with a protective polymer 0.002 inch (0.05 mm) thick
  • Outer jacketDekabon - Black CPE

Application

  • UL listed as PLTC/ITC
  • Excellent dielectric properties
  • Good chemical and long-term moisture resistance
  • NEC Article 725/727
  • Flame retardant

Bending Radius

  • 12 x d (d = overall diameter)

Cable Type

  • Multiple pair individual and overall shield

Other Options

  • Manufactured in accordance with UL. Also available to ICEA, IEC, BS standards or customized configurations.
  • Various metric and AWG size conductors
  • Special color coding of insulation and jacket materials
  • LDPE jacket

The specifications listed above are subject to change without notice. In any change, the product's performance will remain the same, or be improved.

Electrical Properties Units Conductor Size
20 AWG / 0.5 mm² 18 AWG / 0.8 mm² 16 AWG / 1.3 mm²
Resistance [R] Ω/Mft Ω/km 11.1 36.4   0.0 4.2 13.8
Mutual Capacitance  
Type 2X78 pF/ft pF/m 28 92 31 102 35 115
L/R Ratio μH/Ω 9 13 20
Inductance [L] μH/ft μH/m 0.21 0.69 0.18 0.59 0.17 0.56

 

Part Number Pairs Nominal O.D. Weight Jacket Thickness
in mm lb/ft kg/m mils mm
Conductor Size: 20 AWG / 0.5 mm²
2X78-00450-20C 4 0.576 14.6 0.185 0.275 50 1.27
2X78-00850-20C 8 0.689 17.5 0.263 0.391 50 1.27
2X78-01250-20C 12 0.836 21.2 0.391 0.581 60 1.52
2X78-02450-20C 24 1.109 28.2 0.660 0.982 70 1.78
Conductor Size: 18 AWG / 0.8 mm²
2X78-80450-20C 4 0.621 15.8 0.221 0.329 50 1.27
2X78-80850-20C 8 0.750 19.0 0.330 0.491 50 1.27
2X78-81250-20C 12 0.914 23.2 0.486 0.724 60 1.52
2X78-82450-20C 24 1.220 31.0 0.842 1.254 70 1.78
Conductor Size: 16 AWG / 1.3 mm²
2X78-60450-20C 4 0.675 17.1 0.269 0.401 50 1.27
2X78-60850-20C 8 0.864 21.9 0.462 0.687 60 1.52
2X78-61250-20C 12 1.006 25.6 0.611 0.909 60 1.52
2X78-62450-20C 24 1.354 34.4 1.088 1.620 70 1.78