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Maplin 16/0.2mm Stranded Copper AWG 16/32 3 Amp Equipment Wire 10m – Black

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Product overview

• Flexible 16/0.2mm stranded core gives this wire the flexibility needed for use in tight spaces
• Black 0.3 mm PVC outer sheath lets you easily identify wiring
• 3 Amp rating, good for medium duty applications and projects
• Conforms to DEF61-12 (Part 6) Type 2 and BS4808 Part 2 standards


Type Equipment wire
Core type Stranded
Core material Copper
Core Size 16/0.2 mm
AWG 16/32
Total diameter 1.6 mm
Nominal conductor area 0.5 mm2
Sheath material PVC
Sheath colour Black
Maximum current 3 A
Maximum working voltage 1000 Vrms
Length of 1 unit 10 Metres
Full reel size 10 Metres

Is this the equivalent to 16 awg wire?

Asked by: Danny620
This is equivalent ti 14 AWG wire.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-09-12

What is the resistance in Ohms/Km?

Asked by: DJN1
This is 35.4 ohm / km
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2016-03-14

Is this wire really 16mm (1.6cm) in diameter?
Asked by: Dave
Nope. This wire is made up of 16 individual wires of 0.2mm in diameter.
Answered by: Sk1p Rat
Date published: 2015-07-17

While advertised in 10m lengths, is it possible to buy only (say) 2 metres ?
Asked by: Rex
No sorry we only sell this is 10metre lengths
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17

Is this cable suitable for mains use. code FA36 16/.02 wire.
Asked by: Tom
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17
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