Part # Type  AWG  Voltage  Shielding  # of Elements  Jacket Material  Insulation Material  Jacket Diameter  Applicable Specifications 
M1708 Conductor  18  1000  BRAID  PVC  PVC  0.362  MIL-W-16878/Type C, UL VW-1 
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 Diameters (In)
1) Component 1 8 X 1 COND 
a) Conductor 18 (19/30) AWG TC 0.050
b) Insulation 0.016" Wall, Nom. PVC 0.082
(1) Color Code Alpha Wire Color Code F
Cond Color Cond Color Cond Color
1 BLACK 4 GREEN7 WHITE/BLACK
2 WHITE 5 ORANGE8 RED/BLACK
3 RED 6 BLUE 
2) Cable Assembly 8 Components Cabled 
a) Twists: 3.0 Twists/foot (min) 
b) Core Wrap Clear Mylar Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
3) Shield TC BRAID Shield,90% Coverage, Min. 
4) Jacket 0.032" Wall, Nom.,PVC0.362 (0.376 Max.)
a) Color(s) SLATE
b) Print ALPHA WIRE-* P/N M1708 8C 18 AWG
CE ROHS
* = Factory Code
1) UL VW-1 
2) Military   
a) Component 1 MIL-W-16878/Type C 
3) CE:EU Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC
1) CE: EU Directive 2011/65/EU(RoHS2), EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS3):
 This product complies with European Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS Directive) of the European Parliament and of the Council of 8 June 2011 and the amending Directive 2015/863/EU of 4 June 2015 . No Exemptions are required for RoHS Compliance on this item. Consult Alpha Wire's web site for RoHS C of C.
2) REACH Regulation (EC 1907/2006):
 This product does not contain Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) listed on the European Union's REACH candidate list in excess of 0.1% mass of the item. For up-to-date information, please see Alpha's REACH SVHC Declaration.
3) California Proposition 65:Exempt from warning labels based on the Consent Judgment. Please see Alpha's CA Prop 65 Statement for more information.
Physical & Mechanical Properties
1) Temperature Range-55 to 105°C
2) Bend Radius 10X Cable Diameter
3) Pull Tension 128 Lbs, Maximum
Electrical Properties(For Engineering purposes only)
1) Voltage Rating 1000 VRMS
2) Capacitance 53 pf/ft @1 kHz, Nominal Conductor to Conductor
3) Ground Capacitance95 pf/ft @1 kHz, Nominal
4) Inductance0.17 µH/ft, Nominal
5) Conductor DCR6 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
6) OA Shield DCR2.39 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
PackagingFlange x Traverse x Barrel (inches)
a) 1000 FT 18 x 12 x 8 Continuous length
b) 500 FT 16 x 11 x 8 Continuous length
c) 100 FT 12 x 10 x 5 Continuous length
d) Bulk(Made-to-order) 
 [Spool dimensions may vary slightly]

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