Shielded SO

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Application

Southwire Type SOOW Flexible Cords are permitted for use as specified by Article 400 and related articles of the 2014 National Electrical Code. Southwire Type SOOW Flexible Cords are designed for extra hard usage on industrial equipment, heavy tools, battery chargers, portable lights welding leads, marine dockside power, power extensions and mining applications.

Specifications

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Conductor
Size (AWG or kcmil) (mm2) No. of Conductors No. of Strands Nom. OD (mils) (mm) Nominal Total Weight (lbs/1000') (kgs/km) Allowable Ampacity Nom. DC Resistance (Conductor) Conductor Colors
570040
18 AWG 18 AWG
2 2
16 16
371 9.42
91 136
BLACK/WHITE BLACK/WHITE
570046
18 AWG 18 AWG
3 3
16 16
388 9.86
104 154
BLACK/WHITE/GREEN BLACK/WHITE/GREEN
570047
18 AWG 18 AWG
4 4
16 16
419 10.64
124 185
BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN
570053
18 AWG 18 AWG
8 8
16 16
554 14.07
208 309
BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN/ORANGE/BLUE/WHITE-BLACK/RED-BLACK BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN/ORANGE/BLUE/WHITE-BLACK/RED-BLACK
576078
18 AWG 18 AWG
10 10
16 16
641 16.28
257 382
570035
18 AWG 18 AWG
12 12
16 16
651 16.54
276 411
571439
16 AWG 16 AWG
2 2
26 26
385 9.78
116 173
BLACK/WHITE BLACK/WHITE
570027
16 AWG 16 AWG
4 4
26 26
445 11.30
148 221
BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN
570031
16 AWG 16 AWG
8 8
26 26
561 14.25
243 361
BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN/ORANGE/BLUE/WHITE-BLACK/RED-BLACK BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN/ORANGE/BLUE/WHITE-BLACK/RED-BLACK
570012
16 AWG 16 AWG
12 12
26 26
729 18.52
363 540
570013
16 AWG 16 AWG
16 16
26 26
793 20.14
442 658
571277
14 AWG 14 AWG
3 3
41 41
565 14.36
210 313
BLACK/WHITE/GREEN BLACK/WHITE/GREEN
570008
14 AWG 14 AWG
4 4
41 41
609 15.47
244 363
BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN
571316
12 AWG 12 AWG
2 2
65 65
600 15.24
233 346
BLACK/WHITE BLACK/WHITE
571400
12 AWG 12 AWG
3 3
65 65
629 16.00
268 399
BLACK/WHITE/GREEN BLACK/WHITE/GREEN
569989
12 AWG 12 AWG
4 4
65 65
677 17.21
322 480
BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN BLACK/WHITE/RED/GREEN
587862
14 AWG 14 AWG
2 2
41 41
535 13.59
175 260
BLACK/WHITE BLACK/WHITE

Standards & References

Flexible Cords and Cables Flexible Cords and Cables Control Cable Conductor Identification Method 1 Table 1 flame test - P07-KA070018-1MSHA Flame Test Complies with European Directive 2015/863 Flexible Cords, Cables and Fixture Wire Acceptable

Construction

  • Conductor: Tinned flexible stranded Class K copper conductors
  • Insulation:Heat, moisture and oil resistant EPDM
  • Filler: Non-wicking wax paper fillers, with a tissue-paper separator wrapped around the assembly
  • Shield: Tinned CU braid shielding
  • Jacket:Heat, moisture and oil resistant flexible CPE jacket

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