Alpha Wire High Temperature Wire 0.15 mm² CSA,, 26 AWG Red 30.5m Reel, 2843 Series

  • RS Stock No. 878-8391
  • Mfr. Part No. 2843/19 RD005
  • Manufacturer Alpha Wire
Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
COO (Country of Origin): US
Product Details

Alpha Wire PTFE Hook-Up Wire

Hook up wire is a single insulated conductor wire that can be used in electronics for low voltage and low current applications. This hook up wire is made from PTFE which can deal with high temperatures, has excellent electrical properties and is resistant to many chemicals and solvents. Hook up wire is frequently used in control panels, automotive, meters, ovens, internal wiring of computers, electronic equipment, business machines and appliances. This type of hook up wire from Alpha Wire can be used in military applications.

Features and Benefits

PTFE insulation
Stranded or solid silver-plated copper conductor
Can withstand high temperatures
Chemically inert: Chemical and solvent resistance
Excellent electrical properties

What is Mil-spec?

Mil-spec is a US defence standard used to help achieve standardisation objectives by the U.S. department of defence. Suitable for demanding electronic military applications. Military hook-up wire is expected to work under extreme conditions such as, temperature, shock and exposure to chemicals.

Product Application Information

Control cabinets in protected environments
Machine tool on the factory floor
High temperature oven
Off-road construction equipment
Military applications


MIL-DTL-16878/4 (Type E), UL AWM 1213, NEMA HP3

Attribute Value
Cross Sectional Area 0.15 mm²
Sheath Colour Red
Wire Style MIL-W-16878
American Wire Gauge 26
Insulation Material PTFE
Resistant To Chemicals, Oils, Solvents
Core Strands 19/38
Minimum Operating Temperature -60°C
Maximum Operating Temperature 200°C
Operating Temperature Range -60 → +200 °C
Length 30.5m
Outer Diameter 0.79mm
Voltage Rating 250 V
Shield Type Unshielded
Size of Strands 38
Conductor Material Copper
Series 2843
Cable Shape Multicore
Standards Met California Proposition 65, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS2), MIL-DTL-16878/6 (Type ET), MIL-W-16878E-TYPE ET, NEMA HP3-ETXBDE, REACH Regulation (EC 1907/2006), RoHS Compliant, UL VW-1
Insulation Wall Thickness 0.15mm
Number of Strands 19
56 In stock for delivery within 5 working day(s) (Global Stock)
Price (ex. GST) 1 Reel of 30 Metre(s)
$ 176.61
(exc. GST)
$ 194.27
(inc. GST)
Per Reel
Per Metre*
1 - 24
25 - 49
50 +
*price indicative
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