Part # Shielding  Voltage  AWG  # of Elements  Jacket Diameter  Flex Type  Applicable Specifications 
85803 UNSHIELDED  600  18  0.298  Continuous Flex Control  CA Prop 65, CE, CSA AWM I/II A/B, CSA FT1, UL AWM 10012, UL AWM 2587, VDE 0472 Section 803 Oil Test 
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 Diameters (In)
1) Component 1 3 X 1 COND 
a) Conductor 18 (105(7x15)/38) AWG Bare Copper 0.052
b) Insulation 0.022" Wall, Nom. PVC 0.096
(2) Color(s)  
Cond Color Cond Color Cond Color
2) Cable Assembly 3 Components Cabled 
a) Twists: 6.0 Twists/foot (min) 
b) Orientation: Components to be arranged from INSIDE LAYER to OUTSIDE LAYER 
c) Core Wrap REMAY Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
3) Jacket 0.035" Wall, Nom.,PVC, Oil Resistant0.298+/- 0.016
a) Color(s) BLACK
b) Jacket Separator Tissue Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
c) Print ALPHA WIRE-* P/N 85803 3C 18 AWG
AWM I/II A/B FT1 90C 600V
* = Factory Code
1) UL   
a) Component 1 AWM/STYLE 10012 90°C / 600 VRMS
b) Overall AWM/STYLE 2587 90°C / 600 VRMS
2) CSA International C(RU) AWM I/II A/B 90°C / 600 VRMS
3) Other VDE 0472, Section 803 Oil Test 
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.
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-40 to 90°C(static), -5 to 90°C (dynamic)
2) Bend Radius 8X Cable Diameter(static), 8X Cable Diameter(dynamic)
3) Pull Tension 40 Lbs, Maximum
Electrical Properties(For Engineering purposes only)
1) Voltage Rating 600 VRMS
2) Capacitance 27 pF/ft @1 kHz, Nominal Conductor to Conductor
3) Inductance0.19 µH/ft, Nominal
4) Conductor DCR6.5 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
PackagingFlange x Traverse x Barrel (inches)
a) 1000 FT 16 x 11 x 8 Continuous length
b) 500 FT 12 x 10 x 5 Continuous length
c) 100 FT 12 x 4.5 x 3.5 Continuous length
 [Spool dimensions may vary slightly]

Xtra-Guard® Flex - Wide variety of flexing applications Oil, Chemicals, Solvents, FuelsAbrasionEMI NoiseFlexing

  • Long-lasting flex cables designed to provide excellent performance in high-flex, high torsion, and continuous-flex applications, such as motion control and robotics
  • Rated for up to 14 million flex life cycles (85000 series), up to 6 Million flex life cycles (86000 series), & 1 Million for 65000 series
  • Available in a variety of configurations allowing exactly the right cable to be selected for the application
  • Rounded geometry helps ensure liquid-tight installations per IP67 or NEMA 6, when used with an appropriate connector or fitting
  • Supra-Shield provides precise EMI interference resistance for your specific application is easily achievable with the available standard flex, torsional flex, and continuous flex applications
  • Meets NFPA Standard 79 for industrial machinery*

*Product must be used in accordance with the respective AWM style. Click here for more details.

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