Part # Type  Shielding  Voltage  AWG  # of Elements  Jacket Material  Insulation Material  Jacket Diameter  Applicable Specifications 
6459 Pair  FOIL  300  18  PVC  PP  0.292  CE, CSA CM, UL CM, UL ITC, UL PLTC 
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 Diameters (In)
1) Component 1 2 X 1 COND 
a) Conductor 18 (7/26) AWG TC 0.046
b) Insulation 0.021" Wall, Nom. Polypropylene(PP) 0.088
(1) Color(s)  
Cond Color Cond Color Cond Color
1 BLUE 2 ORANGE 
2) Cable Assembly 2 Components Cabled 
a) Twists: 4.8 Twists/foot (min) 
3) Shield: Alum/Mylar Tape, 20% Overlap, Min. 
a) Foil Direction Foil Facing In 
b) Drain Wire 20 (7/28) AWG TC 
4) Over Wrap: Polypropylene Tape, 20% Overlap, Min. 
5) Jacket 0.050" Wall, Nom.,PVC0.292 (0.304 Max.)
a) Color(s) ORANGE
b) Ripcord 1300 Denier Nylon 
c) Print ALPHA WIRE P/N 6459
FIELDBUS TYPE A 31.25 KB/S EXXXXX 2C18 SHIELDED
(UL) 105C PLTC-ER OR ITC SUN RES OR CM OR C(UL) CM
--- OIL RES CE ROHS
( SEQ FOOTAGE EVERY 2 FT)
[Note: Product may have c(UL) or CSA markings depending upon plant of manufacture.]
1) UL PLTC 105°C
 ITC 105°C
 CM 105°C
 SUN RES 
 EXPOSED RUN 
2) CSA International CM 105°C
3) 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.
Physical & Mechanical Properties
1) Temperature Range-30 to 105°C
2) Bend Radius 10X Cable Diameter
3) Pull Tension 37 Lbs, Maximum
Electrical Properties(For Engineering purposes only)
1) Voltage Rating 300 VRMS
2) Characteristic Impedance 100 Ω +/- 10
3) Inductance 0.19 µH/ft, Nominal
4) Mutual Capacitance 24 pf/ft @1 kHz, Nominal
5) Ground Capacitance 45 pf/ft @1 kHz, Nominal
6) Velocity of Propagation 66 %
7) Conductor DCR 7.5 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
8) OA Shield DCR 7.5 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
9) Current 5.2 amps per conductor @30°C, Maximum
10) Attenuation, Max dB/100ft 0.91 @ 39 kHz
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]
Notes:
a) FIELDBUS TYPE A CABLE

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Offering industry-leading mechanical and electrical performance for the major industrial automation protocols, including ControlNet™, RS-485, DeviceNet™, Fieldbus, PROFIBUS™, and Industrial Twinax.  With multiple configurations, we are sure to meet the needs of your demanding applications.

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    • Braid/foil shield to reduce electrical noise sensitivity
    • UL Type PLTC Open Wiring (300 V)
    • Sunlight resistant

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    • Sunlight resistant
    • Available for ODVA thick and thin trunks
    • Compliant with Allen-Bradley part numbers 1485 CPI-A and 1485 CPI-C

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    • 100-ohm impedance for Types A and B Fieldbus
    • 150-ohm impedance for High-Speed Fieldbus and PROFIBUS DP

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