Microphone Cable, Star Quad, 4 C #16 Str TC, Rayon & 85% TC Braid, Cotton Serve, CPE Jkt

Microphone Cable, Star Quad, 4 Conductor 16 AWG (65 x 34) Tinned Copper (High conductivity), EPDM Insulation, Rayon® Braid, 85% Tinned Copper Braid Shield, Cotton Serve, CPE Jacket
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Product Overview

Suitable Applications

Low frequency microphone or musical instruments; Balanced analog audio; Low Noise for high-EMI environments

Construction Details
Element No. of Elements Size Stranding Material
Conductor(s) 4 16 AWG 65x34 TC - Tinned Copper (High Conductivity)
Element Material Nom. Thickness Nom. Insulation Diameter Color Code
Conductor(s) EPDM - Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer 0.031 in (0.79 mm) 0.12 in (3.0 mm) Black, White, Red, Green
Outer Shield
Shield Type Material Coverage
Braid Rayon® 20%
Braid Tinned Copper (TC) 85%
Outer Jacket
Separator Material Nom. Thickness Nom. Diameter
Cotton Serve CPE - Chlorinated Polyethylene 0.043 in (1.1 mm) 0.416 in (10.6 mm)

Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal)

0.416 in (10.6 mm)

Electrical Characteristics
Element Nom. Conductor DCR Nom. Capacitance Cond-to-Cond Nom. Characteristic Impedence Nom. Velocity of Prop. Max. Current
Conductor(s) 4 Ohm/1000ft 30 pF/ft (98 pF/m) 44 Ohm 52% 5.6 Amps per conductor at 25°C
Voltage Rating
600 V
Mechanical Characteristics
-30°C to +60°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min. Installation Min.
4.1 in (100 mm) 4.1 in (100 mm)

Max. Pull Tension

162 lbs (73.5 kg)

Bulk Cable Weight

111 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability

Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor

Flammability / Reaction to Fire


European Directive Compliance

EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)

APAC Compliance

China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)

Product Notes


Quad connection scheme: The black and red wires (or wires directly opposite one another) are connected together to form one conductor, and similarly the white and green wires (or remaining wires) are connected together to form the second conductor.


Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.508 Revision Date: 01-20-2023

Part Numbers
Item # Color Putup Type Length UPC Footnote
8407 010100 Black Reel 100 ft 612825206262
8407 010250 Black Reel 250 ft 612825206279 C