Allied Electronics, Inc. Datasheets for Flat Cables

Flat cables are used in computers for internal connections to peripherals. They consist of highly stranded, individually-insulated conductors that are laid parallel and then fused in a flat, flexible ribbon form. Flat cables are also referred to as ribbon cables.
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Product Name Notes
Telephone Wire 4 Cond, 26AWG, Flat UL Silver Satin Cable (1,000 Spooled Box) -- 70081160
Telephone Wire 6 Cond, 26AWG, Flat UL Silver Satin Cable (1,000 Spooled Box) -- 70081162
Telephone Wire 6 Cond, 28AWG, Non-UL Silver Satin Cable (1,000 Spooled Box) -- 70081161
Telephone Wire 8 Cond, 26AWG, Flat UL Silver Satin Cable (1,000 Spooled Box) -- 70081164
Wire, Telephone; Modular Silver Satin Cable; 4; 28 AWG; Silver Satin; PVC; Gray -- 70081159
26 AWG or 28 AWG, stranded wire, spool 1000 feet, gray.
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 10 Contacts, 12 inches -- 70114069
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 10 Contacts, 18 inches -- 70114070
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 10 Contacts, 6 inches -- 70114068
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 14 Contacts, 12in.80-4000-2386-9 -- 70114072
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 14 Contacts, 18 inches -- 70114073
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 14 Contacts, 6in.,80-4000-2385-1 -- 70114071
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 16 Contacts, 12in.80-4000-2389-3 -- 70114077
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 16 Contacts, 18 inches -- 70114078
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 16 Contacts, 6 inches -- 70114075
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 20 Contacts, 12in.80-4000-2392-7 -- 70114082
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 20 Contacts, 18 inches -- 70114088
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 20 Contacts, 6 inches -- 70114079
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 26 Contacts, 12 inches -- 70114090
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 26 Contacts, 18in.80-4000-2396-8 -- 70114091
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 34 Contacts, 12in.80-4000-2398-4 -- 70114093
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 34 Contacts, 18in.80-4000-2399-2 -- 70114095
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 34 Contacts, 6in.80-4000-2397-6 -- 70114092
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 40 Contacts, 12in.80-4000-2401-6 -- 70114104
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 40 Contacts, 18in.80-4000-2402-4 -- 70114106
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 40 Contacts, 6in.80-4000-2400-8 -- 70114097
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 50 Contacts, 12in 80-4000-2404-0 -- 70114114
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 50 Contacts, 18 inches -- 70114116
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 50 Contacts, 6in.80-4000-2403-2 -- 70114110
Cable Assembly, Molded Socket to SocketRibbon, 60 Contacts, 18 inches -- 70114124
Features Part of a Complete Cable Assembly Mates with Industry Standard 0.25" Square Contacts on 0.100" × 0.100" Centers One-Piece, Molded-On Construction with Integral Strain Relief High and Low Profiles...
cable,flat(planar),high flex life,blue insul w/1 red edge,10 conductor,28 awg -- 70111272
cable,flat(planar),high flex life,blue insul w/1 red edge,14 conductor,28 awg -- 70111273
cable,flat(planar),high flex life,blue insul w/1 red edge,34 conductors,28 awg -- 70111277
Physical Characteristics: 28 AWG, 19/40 silver plated copper alloy conductor. Color Code: Blue with one red edge. Insulation: PVC Thickness: 0.035" ±0.003" Pitch: 0.050" UL recognized and CSA certified upon...
10 #26 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003743
10 #28 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003749
14 #28 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003750
15 #28 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003751
16 #26 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003744
20 #26 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003745
26 #26 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003746
26 #28 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003644
50 #28 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003645
50 #30 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003753
9 #28 STR PVC RIBBON GRAY -- 70003748
CABLE, FLAT RIBBON, 16 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED, PVC, 300V SLATE -- 70004138
CABLE, FLAT RIBBON, 20 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED, PVC, 300V SLATE -- 70004139
CABLE, FLAT RIBBON, 25 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED, PVC, 300V SLATE -- 70004140
CABLE, FLAT RIBBON, 26 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED, PVC, 300V SLATE -- 70004141
CABLE, FLAT RIBBON, 34 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED, PVC, 300V SLATE -- 70004142
CABLE, FLAT RIBBON, 40 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED, PVC, 300V SLATE -- 70004143
CABLE, FLAT RIBBON, 50 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED, PVC, 300V SLATE -- 70004151
CABLE, FLAT RIBBON, 9 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG,STRANDED, PVC, SHIELDED, 300V BLACK -- 70004144
All flat cable types on this page are 28 AWG (7 × 36) stranded and feature 0.050" conductor spacing. PVC insulated, except where noted, and rated 300 V, 105°C. Voltage...
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';10 CONDUCTORS -- 70114918
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';14 CONDUCTORS -- 70114919
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';16 CONDUCTORS -- 70114920
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';20 CONDUCTORS -- 70114921
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';25 CONDUCTORS -- 70114939
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';26 CONDUCTORS -- 70114922
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';34 CONDUCTORS -- 70114923
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';37 CONDUCTORS -- 70114924
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';40 CONDUCTORS -- 70114925
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';50 CONDUCTORS -- 70114926
FLAT CABLE;COLOR CODED;100';9 CONDUCTORS -- 70114917
Conductors on 0.050" centers permits mass termination to a broad line of IDC connectors. Stranded wire provides flexibility. Insulation Material: Flame retardant Polyvinyl chloride (PVC). Color: 10 color repeat with...
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 10 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114907
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 14 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114908
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 16 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114909
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 20 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114910
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 25 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114938
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 26 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114911
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 34 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114912
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 37 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114913
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 40 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114914
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 50 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114915
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 60 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114916
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 0.05 pitch; 9 cond; Gray ins; 100 Ft. -- 70114906
Easily zippable gray flat cable with #1 conductor colored red. Flame retardant PVC insulator. Voltage Rating: 300 V. Insulation Material: 0.1 × 10 10 ohms (3 m). Also available in...
CABLE, FLAT, .05INCH, 10 CONDUCTORS -- 70114207
CABLE, FLAT, .05INCH, 16 CONDUCTORS -- 70114210
CABLE, FLAT, .05INCH, 20 CONDUCTORS -- 70114211
CABLE, FLAT, .05INCH, 34 CONDUCTORS -- 70114216
CABLE, FLAT, .05INCH, 60 CONDUCTORS -- 70114221
Flex life of 100 million cycles at 13⁄4" diameter. Nineteen strands of high strength copper alloy provide the longest flex life available for dynamic applications. Standard wire spacing permits mass...
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 10 Cond. -- 70114929
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 20 Cond. -- 70114931
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 25 Cond. -- 70114932
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 26 Cond. -- 70114933
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 34 Cond. -- 70114934
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 37 Cond. -- 70114935
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 40 Cond. -- 70114936
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 50 Cond. -- 70114937
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 9 Cond. -- 70114928
The inner 3365 Series gray flat cable has repeating areas of split and unsplit lengths to accommodate discrete or flat cable terminations. The flat cable is folded, wrapped with an...
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';10 CONDUCTORS -- 70115008
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';16 CONDUCTORS -- 70115010
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';20 CONDUCTORS -- 70115011
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';25 CONDUCTORS -- 70115013
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';26 CONDUCTORS -- 70115014
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';34 CONDUCTORS -- 70115015
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';37 CONDUCTORS -- 70115016
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';40 CONDUCTORS -- 70115017
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';50 CONDUCTORS -- 70115018
FLAT CABLE;ROUND CONDUCTOR;100';9 CONDUCTORS -- 70115007
Zippable gray flat cable with #1 conductor marked red. Insulation Material: Polyvinyl chloride (PVC). Voltage Rating: 300 V. Insulation Resistance: >1 × 10 10 ohms/10’ (3 m). Also available in...
cable,flat(planar),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,16 conductor,28 awg stranded -- 70111282
cable,flat(planar),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,20 conductor,28 awg stranded -- 70111283
cable,flat(planar),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,24 conductor,28 awg stranded -- 70111284
cable,flat(planar),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,25 conductor,28 awg stranded -- 70111285
cable,flat(planar),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,26 conductor,28 awg stranded -- 70111286
cable,flat(planar),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,34 conductor,28 awg stranded -- 70111287
cable,flat(planar),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,40 conductors,28 awg stranded -- 70111289
cable,flat(planar),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,50 conductors,28 awg stranded -- 70111290
cable,flat(planar),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,64 conductors,28 awg stranded -- 70111291
cable,planar(flat),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,10 conductor,28 awg stranded -- 70111280
cable,planar(flat),gray pvc insul w/1 red edge,14 conductor,28 awg stranded -- 70111281
28 AWG, 7/36, 0.050 Centers, Strand Tinned Copper Fast, Low Cost Mass Termination for All Standard 50 MIL Insulation Displacement (IDC) Connectors High Flexible Gray PVC Insulation with One Red...
cable,flat(planar),color coded pvc insulation,10 conductors,28 awg stranded -- 70111292
cable,flat(planar),color coded pvc insulation,14 conductors,28 awg stranded -- 70111293
cable,flat(planar),color coded pvc insulation,16 conductors,28 awg stranded -- 70111294
cable,flat(planar),color coded pvc insulation,26 conductors,28 awg stranded -- 70111298
cable,flat(planar),color coded pvc insulation,34 conductors,28 awg stranded -- 70111299
cable,flat(planar),color coded pvc insulation,64 conductors,28 awg stranded -- 70111303
28 AWG, 7/36, 0.050 Centers, Strand Tinned Copper Double Contour Allows Termination from Either Side of Cable, Easy Conductor Separation for Circuit Routing Fast, Low Cost Mass Termination to All...
80-4000-2279-6, Cable Assembly, 2mm Molded Socket to Socket Ribbon, 10 Contacts -- 70114096
80-4000-2282-0, Cable Assembly, 2mm Molded Socket to Socket Ribbon, 16 Contacts -- 70114113
80-4000-2285-3, Cable Assembly, 2mm Molded Socket to Socket Ribbon, 20 Contacts -- 70114119
Available in Multiple Sizes Sockets Mate with Standard 2 mm × 2 mm Headers and Plugs Molded-in Strain Relief
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 10; 0.50 in.; 0.450 in. + 0.010 in.; PVC; UL Recognized -- 70114641
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 16; 0.80 in.; 0.750 in. + 0.015 in.; PVC; UL Recognized -- 70114643
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 20; 1 in.; 0.950 in. + 0.015 in.; Stranded Tinned Copper -- 70114644
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 26; 1.3 in.; 1.250in. + 0.015 in.; Stranded Tinned Copper -- 70114645
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 34; 1.7 in.; 1.650in. + 0.020 in.; Stranded Tinned Copper -- 70114646
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 40; 2 in.; 1.950 in. + 0.020 in.; Stranded Tinned Copper -- 70114648
Cable, Flat; 28 AWG; 50; 2.5 in.; 2.450in. + 0.020 in.; Stranded Tinned Copper -- 70114649
1700 Series Twisted Pair Flat Cable, 28 AWG Wire Size, Tinned Stranded Copper Conductor Material Can be mass terminated to broad line of IDC connectors. Provides reduced crosstalk in balanced...
Cable, Flat to round w/shield; 28 AWG, 0.05" pitch;PVC ins/jkt; 100ft; 16 Cond. -- 70114738 3M™ Round Jacketed Flat Cable, 16 Conductors, 28 AWG Stranded, Copper Contact Black jacket color Round jacketed flat cable with PVC insulation.
Cable; 10; 26 AWG; 300 V; Polyvinyl Chloride; Brown; RoHS Compliants -- 70115087 Brown Color Coded Flat Cable, 26 AWG Wire Size, 10 Connections 0.050 in. centers permits mass termination to a broad line of IDC connectors 26 AWG wire allows for higher...
Cable, Flat Ribbon, 10 Conductor, 22AWG, Stranded, PVC, 300V, Color Coded -- 70216315 Cable, Flat Ribbon, 10 Conductor, 22AWG, Stranded, PVC, 300V, Color Coded
Flat Cable (Round Conductor) .033 Pitch(30 Awg stranded wire) -- 70113062 Flat Cable (Round Conductor) .033 Pitch(30 Awg stranded wire)
Flat Cable (Shielded) Jacketed 0.05 28 Awg Stranded, PVC/PVC 50 conductors -- 70114362 Flat Cable (Shielded) Jacketed 0.05 28 Awg Stranded, PVC/PVC 50 conductors
Flat Cable (Shielded) Jacketed 0.05 28 Awg Stranded, PVC/PVC 60 conductors -- 70114363 Flat Cable (Shielded) Jacketed 0.05 28 Awg Stranded, PVC/PVC 60 conductors
CABLE, FLAT RIBBON, 10 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED, PVC, 300V, COLOR CODED CLEAR -- 70004149 Flat Cable, 9R280XX Series, 28 AWG, 7 x 36, Stranded Tinned Copper Material, PVC Jacket 28 AWG (7 × 36) Tinned copper conductors. PVC pre-insulated color-coded conductors laminated to clear...
Cable, Flat; 10; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 0.45 in. -- 70115021
Cable, Flat; 14; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 0.65 in. -- 70115022
Cable, Flat; 16; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 0.75 in. -- 70115023
Cable, Flat; 20; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 0.95 in. -- 70115024
Cable, Flat; 26; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 1.25 in. -- 70115027
Cable, Flat; 34; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 1.65 in. -- 70115028
Cable, Flat; 37; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 1.8 in. -- 70115029
Cable, Flat; 40; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 1.95 in. -- 70115030
Cable, Flat; 50; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 2.45 in. -- 70115031
Cable, Flat; 9; 28 AWG; 7 x 36; Tinned Copper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 0.4 in. -- 70115020
Flat Cable, Rounded, PVC Jacket with 28 AWG Stranded Tinned Copper Wire Round construction permits easier routing and improved air flow. 28 AWG wire on 0.05" centers. Jacket Material: Polyvinyl...
Mini-Camera Link Cable Assembly (10 meters) -- 70113067 Mini-Camera Link Cable Assembly (10 meters)
Mini-Camera Link Cable Assembly (2 meters) -- 70113071 Mini-Camera Link Cable Assembly (2 meters)
Mini-Camera Link Cable Assembly (5 meters) -- 70113068 Mini-Camera Link Cable Assembly (5 meters)
cable,round twist and flat,loose pair,jacketed/shielded,color coded pvc,10 pair -- 70111247
cable,round twist and flat,loose pair,jacketed/shielded,color coded,17 pair -- 70111249
cable,round twist and flat,loose pair,jacketed/shielded,color coded,25 pair -- 70111251
Round and Flat Cables, 300 V Voltage Rating, Copper Conductor Material, 28 AWG Wire Size Physical Characteristics. Color Code: Brown, red, orange, yellow, green, blue, violet, gray, white, black and...
Cable, Flat; 44; 28 AWG; 7 x 38; TinnedCopper; Polyvinyl Chloride; 0.035 in. -- 70114737 Round Conductor Flat Cable 28 AWG Stranded, PVC Stranded wire provides flexibility and extended product life Zippable for branching or discrete termination Stranded wire provides flexibility and extended product life.
Cable, Flat; 68; 30 AWG; Copper; Thermoplastic Elastomer; 1.7 in. 0.012 in. -- 70114638 Round Conductor Flat Cable, 30 AWG, TPE Insulation, 150 V, -40 to +105 °C Close spacing permits higher signal density TPE insulation provides excellent transmission properties 30 AWG solid conductors...
cable,round twist and flat,jacketed/shielded,color coded,13 pair,28awg stranded -- 70111257
cable,round twist and flat,jacketed/shielded,color coded,20 pair,28awg stranded -- 70111259
cable,round twist and flat,jacketed/shielded,color coded,25 pair,28awg stranded -- 70111260
cable,round twist and flat,jacketed/shielded,color coded,8 pair,28awg stranded -- 70111255
Round Twist ’N’ Flat® Cable, 28 AWG, PVC Insulation Material, +105 °C Operating Temperature Conductors: 28 AWG-7/36 tinned copper. Jacket: Black PVC, 0.030" nom. wall. Temperature Rating: –20° to +105°C...
cable,flat(planar),twist and flat,colorcoded pvc insul,5 pair cond,28awg strand -- 70111304
cable,flat(planar),twist and flat,colorcoded pvc insulation,10pair,28awg strand -- 70111305
cable,flat(planar),twist and flat,colorcoded pvc insulation,13pair,28awg strand -- 70111306
Twisted Pair to Flat Cable, 28 AWG, PVC Insulation, Stranded Tinned Copper UL ⁄ CSA certified Twisted pairs for significant crosstalk reduction Up to 64 conductors (32 pairs) with precise...
Cable, Telephone; Unshielded Flat (Oval); 4; 26 AWG; 7/34; 0.100 in.; 0.010 in. -- 70139084
Cable, Telephone; Unshielded Flat (Oval); 4; 26 AWG; 7/34; 0.100 in.; 0.010 in. -- 70139087
Cable, Telephone; Unshielded Flat (Oval); 6; 26 AWG; 7/34; 0.100 in.; 0.010 in. -- 70139085
Cable, Telephone; Unshielded Flat (Oval); 6; 26 AWG; 7/34; 0.100 in.; 0.010 in. -- 70139089
Cable, Telephone; Unshielded Flat (Oval); 8; 26 AWG; 7/34; 0.100 in.; 0.010 in. -- 70139086
Cable, Telephone; Unshielded Flat (Oval); 8; 26 AWG; 7/34; 0.100 in.; 0.010 in. -- 70139088
Unshielded Modular Telephone Cable, 26 AWG Conductor Size, 7⁄34 Stranding, Bare Copper Conductor Silver satin, 26 AWG stranded 7/34 bare copper, 150 V 60°C insulation material polypropylene. Jacket Material: Silver...
CABLE, TWIST TO FLAT RIBBON, 10 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED PVC, 300V CLEAR (TRAN -- 70004152
CABLE, TWIST TO FLAT RIBBON, 16 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED PVC, 300V CLEAR (TRAN -- 70004154
CABLE, TWIST TO FLAT RIBBON, 50 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED PVC, 300V CLEAR (TRAN -- 70004157
CABLE, TWIST TO FLAT RIBBON, 64 CONDUCTOR, 28AWG, STRANDED PVC, 300V CLEAR (TRAN -- 70004158
Vari-Twist® 9V280XX Series Flat Cables, 28 AWG Tinned Copper Conductor, Color-Coded PVC Insulation Tinned copper (0.050 conductor spacing in flat section). PVC preinsulated twisted pairs laminated to a Clear PVC...