Part # Type  Shielding  Voltage  AWG  # of Elements  Jacket Diameter  Applicable Specifications 
XM1642KCY Conductor  BRAID  600/1000  16  42  1_007  CA Prop 65, CE, CSA AWM I/II A/B, CSA FT4, ROHS - RoHS Compliance, UL EXPOSED RUN, UL MTW, UL OIL RES I, UL SUN RES, UL TC, UL WTTC 
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 Diameters (In)
1) Component 1 42 X 1 COND 
a) Conductor 16 (65/34) AWG Bare Copper 0.059
b) Insulation 0.016" Wall, Nom. PVC/ 0.005" Wall NYLON 0.101
(1) Print ALPHANUMERIC NUMBERS - 1-ONE ALTERNATING AND
INVERTED
(2) Color Code Alpha Wire Color Code KW
Cond Color Cond Color Cond Color
1 GREEN/YELLOW 15 BLACK#1429 BLACK#28
2 BLACK#1 16 BLACK#1530 BLACK#29
3 WHITE/BLACK 17 BLACK#1631 BLACK#30
4 BLACK#3 18 BLACK#1732 BLACK#31
5 BLACK#4 19 BLACK#1833 BLACK#32
6 BLACK#5 20 BLACK#1934 BLACK#33
7 BLACK#6 21 BLACK#2035 BLACK#34
8 BLACK#7 22 BLACK#2136 BLACK#35
9 BLACK#8 23 BLACK#2237 BLACK#36
10 BLACK#9 24 BLACK#2338 BLACK#37
11 BLACK#10 25 BLACK#2439 BLACK#38
12 BLACK#11 26 BLACK#2540 BLACK#39
13 BLACK#12 27 BLACK#2641 BLACK#40
14 BLACK#13 28 BLACK#2742 BLACK#41
2) Cable Assembly 42 Components Cabled 
a) Twists: 1.5 Twists/foot (min) 
b) Orientation: Components to be arranged from OUTSIDE LAYER to INSIDE LAYER 
c) Core Wrap REMAY Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
3) Shield Tinned Copper BRAID Shield,85% Coverage, Min. 
4) Jacket 0.085" Wall, Nom.,PVC1.007+/- 0.047
a) Color(s) BLACK
b) Jacket Separator Tissue Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
c) Print ALPHA WIRE-* P/N XM1642KCY 42C 16 AWG (1.31mm2)
SERIES XM (UL) WTTC 90C WET/DRY 1000V OR
(UL) TC-ER 90C WET/DRY 600V SUN RES
DIR BUR OIL RES I OR MTW 16 AWG
OR CRU AWM I/II A/B 90C 600V FT4
CE ROHS (DATE CODE) (SEQ FOOTAGE)
* = Factory Code
1) UL   
a) Component 1 Unlisted Conductor 90°C Dry / 90°C Wet / 600 VRMS
b) Overall MTW 90°C Dry / 60°C Wet / 600 VRMS
 TC 90°C Dry / 90°C Wet / 600 VRMS
 EXPOSED RUN 
 SUN RES 
 OIL RES I 
 WTTC 90°C Dry / 90°C Wet / 1000 VRMS
2) CSA International C(RU) AWM I/II A/B 90°C / 600 VRMS
 FT4 
3) Other Conductors ASTM Class M 
 Conductors IEC Class 6 on AWG size 
4) CE:EU Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/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.
Physical & Mechanical Properties
1) Temperature Range-30 to 90°C(static), -5 to 90°C (dynamic)
2) Bend Radius 10X Cable Diameter(static), 10X Cable Diameter(dynamic)
3) Pull Tension 876 Lbs, Maximum
4) Sunlight Resistance Yes
Electrical Properties(For Engineering purposes only)
1) Voltage Rating 600/1000 VRMS
2) Capacitance 49 pF/ft @1 kHz, Nominal Conductor to Conductor
3) Ground Capacitance88 pF/ft @1 kHz, Nominal
4) Inductance0.18 µH/ft, Nominal
5) Conductor DCR4.3 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
6) OA Shield DCR1.2 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
PackagingFlange x Traverse x Barrel (inches)
a) Bulk(Made-to-order) 
Notes:
a) Suitable for constant flexing where cycle count will be less than 12,000,000 cycles.

Industrial Series XM (Flex Control):

Series XM Flex Control Cable is the ideal choice for medium-to-high-flex applications.  Featuring a premium-grade PVC jacket, Series XM offers a durable, oil-resistant construction that prevents contamination from hazardous fluids and protects against abrasion.  Plus, its optimum flexibility and performance allows it to support a variety of industrial applications, including:

  • High-speed pick-and-place robotic systems
  • Automated material handling equipment
  • Conveyors and transfer shuttles
  • Flex track installations

Series XM Product Breakdown:

  • Meets NFPA Standard 79 for industrial machinery
  • Stranded conductors for better flexibility
  • Specially formulated PVC jacket and insulation for continuous flex applications and resistance to moisture, oils, coolants, and UV radiation
  • Up to 65 conductors
  • 8 to 18 AWG wire range
  • Shielded or unshielded
  • Black, blue, or red insulation for AC and DC circuits
  • Rated for up to 12 million flex life cycles

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