Part # Type  Shielding  Voltage  AWG  # of Elements  Jacket Diameter  Applicable Specifications 
5163C Conductor  SupraShield (Premium Foil/Braid)  300  18  0.266  CA Prop 65, CE, CSA CMG, CSA FT4, UL AWM 1569, UL AWM 2464, UL CM, UL VW-1 
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 Diameters (In)
1) Component 1 3 X 1 COND 
a) Conductor 18 (16/30) AWG TC 0.047
b) Insulation 0.016" Wall, Nom. PVC 0.079
(1) Color Code Alpha Wire Color Code D
Cond Color Cond Color Cond Color
1 BLACK 2 RED3 WHITE
2) Cable Assembly 3 Components Cabled 
a) Twists: 6.0 Twists/foot (min) 
b) Core Wrap Nonwoven Polyester Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
3) Shield: A/P/A Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
a) Drain Wire 18 (16/30) AWG TC 
b) Braid TC,70% Coverage, Min. 
4) Jacket 0.032" Wall, Nom.,PVC0.266 (0.277 Max.)
a) Color(s) Slate, Black, Yellow, Orange, Blue, Green, Red, Sand Beige, White
b) Ripcord 1 End 810 Denier Nylon 
c) Print ALPHA WIRE-* P/N 5163C 3C 18 AWG
XTRAGUARD(R) 1 SHIELDED (UL) TYPE CM 105C OR AWM
2464 80C 300V OR AWM 21894 105C 300V SUN RES 60C
OIL VW-1 --- LLXXXXXX CSA 105C TYPE CMG FT4
CE ROHS (SEQ FOOTAGE)
* = Factory Code
[Note: Product may have c(UL) or CSA markings depending upon plant of manufacture.]
1) UL   
a) Component 1 AWM/STYLE 1569 105°C / 300 VRMS
b) Overall AWM/STYLE 21894 105°C / 300 VRMS
 SUN RES 
 60C OIL 
 AWM/STYLE 2464 80°C / 300 VRMS
 CM 105°C
 VW-1 
2) CSA International CMG 105°C
 FT4 
3) IEC EN 60332-1 Flame Behavior 
 EN 60332-2 Flame Behavior 
4) CE:EU Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC
1) CE: EU Directive 2011/65/EU(RoHS2):
 This product complies with European Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS Directive) of the European Parliament and of the Council of 8 June 2011. 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:The outer surface materials used in the manufacture of this part meet the requirements of California Proposition 65.
Physical & Mechanical Properties
1) Temperature Range-30 to 105°C
2) Bend Radius 10X Cable Diameter
3) Pull Tension 54 Lbs, Maximum
4) Sunlight Resistance Yes
Electrical Properties(For Engineering purposes only)
1) Voltage Rating 300 VRMS
2) Capacitance 51 pf/ft @1 kHz, Nominal Conductor to Conductor
3) Ground Capacitance92 pf/ft @1 kHz, Nominal
4) Inductance0.18 µH/ft, Nominal
5) Conductor DCR7.2 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
6) OA Shield DCR2.7 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
PackagingFlange x Traverse x Barrel (inches)
a) 1000 FT 12 x 12 x 3.5 Continuous length
b) 500 FT 12 x 6 x 3.5 Continuous length
c) 100 FT 12 x 4.5 x 3.5 Continuous length
d) Bulk(Made-to-order) 
 [Spool dimensions may vary slightly]

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