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DuraFlex® 550

DuraFlex® 550

HIGH-TEMPERATURE WIRE

Ratings/Approvals:

  • 550°C - 300 Volts - UL 5390 / CSA AWM I A/B FT1
  • 550°C - 600 Volts - UL 5400 / CSA AWM I A/B FT1
  • VW-1 Flame Rating

Construction:

  • Conductors
    • 24 AWG - 14 AWG (300 Volts)
    • 22 AWG - 8 AWG (600c Volts)
    • Stranded nickel-coated opper - 27%
      (Other conductor materials available)
  • Insulating System
    • Mica glass composite
  • Outer Covering
    • Fiberglass braid with silicone coating
  • Standard Color Coding
    • White
    • Colored Tracers

Characteristics:

  • Outperforms UL 5128/5107 MGT products:
    • Unique insulation system offers outstanding heat-aged flexibility for longer service life.
    • Passes UL 2X mandrel test after heat aging UL 5128/5107 is 3X mandrel).
    • Modified silicone jacket virtually eliminates dermatitisproblems associated with handling fiberglass and braid fray.
    • 550°C temperature rating allows wire to be installed in extreme environments and reduces the cost of added thermal protection (glass sleeve, ceramic insulator, etc).
    • Excellent cutting and stripping characteristics, making it ideal for high volume manufacturing and assembly.
    • Provides dimensional consistency and uniformity.
  • Resists braid pushback.
  • Withstands mechanical abuse.

Specifications

DuraFlex® 550

HIGH-TEMPERATURE WIRE
DuraFlex<sup>®</sup> 550
DuraFlex 550C/300V
Part No. Awg. Size # Strands Outer Dia. inches Outer Dia. mm Wgt. (lbs/Mft) Wgt (kg/km) Min. Bend Radius (in) UL CSA
DCS24C007 24 7 0.080 2.03 5 7.22 0.64 5390 AWM I A/B FT1
DCS22C007 22 7 0.087 2.21 6 8.86 0.70 5390 AWM I A/B FT1
DCS20C010 20 10 0.092 2.34 7 10.37 0.74 5390 AWM I A/B FT1
DCS18C016 18 16 0.104 2.64 10 15.30 0.83 5390 AWM I A/B FT1
DCS16C026 16 26 0.120 3.05 15 22.49 0.96 5390 AWM I A/B FT1
DCS14C041 14 41 0.130 3.30 20 29.69 1.04 5390 AWM I A/B FT1
DuraFlex 550C/600V
Part No. Awg. Size # Strands Outer Dia. inches Outer Dia. mm Wgt. (lbs/Mft) Wgt (kg/km) Min. Bend Radius (in) UL CSA
DDS22C007 22 7 0.098 2.49 8 12.38 0.78 5400 AWM I A/B FT1
DDS20C010 20 10 0.108 2.74 10 14.99 0.86 5400 AWM I A/B FT1
DDS18C016 18 16 0.124 3.15 13 19.26 0.99 5400 AWM I A/B FT1
DDS16C026 16 26 0.138 3.51 17 25.95 1.10 5400 AWM I A/B FT1
DDS14C041 14 41 0.158 4.01 24 36.24 1.26 5400 AWM I A/B FT1
DDS12C065 12 65 0.182 4.62 35 52.80 1.46 5400 AWM I A/B FT1
DDS10C105 10 105 0.212 5.38 52 77.64 1.70 5400 AWM I A/B FT1
DDS08C133 8 133 0.266 6.76 78 116.01 2.13 5400 AWM I A/B FT1

Standard conductor: Nickel Coated Copper - 27%
Consult factory for alternative conductor and stranding options.

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