Part # Type  AWG  Voltage  Shielding  # of Elements  Jacket Material  Insulation Material  Jacket Diameter  Applicable Specifications 
M3872 Conductor  12  600  UNSHIELDED  PVC  PVC/NYLON  0.575  CA Prop 65, UL DIRECT BURIAL, UL SUN RES, UL TC 
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 Diameters (In)
1) Component 1 8 X 1 COND 
a) Conductor 12 (7/.0305) AWG BC 0.092
b) Insulation 0.016" Wall, Nom. PVC/ 0.005" Wall NYLON 0.134
(1) Color Code Alpha Wire Color Code J
Cond Color Cond Color Cond Color
1 BLACK 4 ORANGE7 RED/BLACK
2 RED 5 YELLOW8 BLUE/BLACK
3 BLUE 6 BROWN 
2) Cable Assembly 8 Components Cabled 
a) Twists: 1.8 Twists/foot (min) 
b) Core Wrap Clear Mylar Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
3) Jacket 0.063" Wall, Nom.,PVC0.575 (0.600 Max.)
a) Color(s) BLACK
b) Print ALPHA WIRE-* P/N M3872 8C 12 AWG
EXXXXXX (UL) TYPE TC 600V 90C DRY 75C WET
SUN RES DIR BUR CE ROHS
* = Factory Code
1) UL TC 90°C / 600 VRMS
 SUN RES 
 DIRECT BURIAL 
2) 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.
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.
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-25 to 90°C
2) Bend Radius 10X Cable Diameter
3) Pull Tension 409 Lbs, Maximum
4) Sunlight Resistance Yes
5) Direct Burial Yes
Electrical Properties(For Engineering purposes only)
1) Voltage Rating 600 VRMS
2) Capacitance 34 pf/ft @1 kHz, Nominal Conductor to Conductor
3) Inductance0.16 µH/ft, Nominal
4) Conductor DCR1.64 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
PackagingFlange x Traverse x Barrel (inches)
a) 1000 FT 30 x 14 x 12 Continuous length
b) 500 FT 24 x 14 x 12 Continuous length
c) 100 FT 16 x 11 x 8 Continuous length
d) Bulk(Made-to-order) 
 [Spool dimensions may vary slightly]

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