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Alternative to Belden 8162, 8163, 8164, 8166, 8167, 8168, 8170, 8175, 8178, 8185.

Designed for RS422 data connections, this cable combines low capacitance insulation with very high levels of screening to provide high speed, interference free, data transmission.

Cables listed below are alternative to Belden cables 8162, 8163, 8164, 8166, 8167, 8168, 8170, 8175, 8178, 8185.

Low Smoke Halogen Free versions are available where indicated. The insulation and sheath materials are replaced by those that do not emit halogens and toxic smoke.

Technical Information

Voltage Rating:





Core to core:

Core to screen: 

UL Style*:

Colour Chart:




100 Ohms

41 pF/m

72 pF/m


Chart 3


Tinned copper conductor 24(7) AWG 0.22mm2, foam polyolefin insulation, colour chart 3. Twisted into pairs, each pair individually aluminium/polyester foil screened with an overall aluminium/polyester foil screen, tinned copper drain wire (24AWG), overall tinned copper braid (65%). PVC sheath.

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Part No.Alt. to BeldenNo. of PairsWeight Kg/KmSheath MaterialO/D mm
2402PTMFHBelden 8162NH292.00LSHF8.7
2402PTMFLBelden 8162292.00LSF8.7
2403PTMFHBelden 8163NH3104.00LSHF9.1
2403PTMFLBelden 81633104.00LSF9.1
2404PTMFBelden 81644121.00PVC9.8
2404PTMFHBelden 8164NH4121.00LSHF9.8
2406PTMFBelden 81666150.00PVC11.3
2407PTMFBelden 81677158.00PVC11.3
2407PTMFHBelden 8167NH7158.00LSHF11.3
2408PTMFBelden 81688177.00PVC12.0
2410PTMFBelden 817010245.00PVC15.0
2415PTMFBelden 817515325.00PVC17.0
2418PTMFBelden 817818354.00PVC17.5
2425PTMFBelden 818525522.00PVC21.0

The Belden numbers are shown for cross reference only to help you identify the cable you need.
FSC cables are manufactured and tested to very high standards and designed with performance in mind, however these are not manufactured by Belden.
If you need genuine Belden cable we can also supply these; just let us know when placing your enquiry.

*UL style numbers are given for cross reference purposes only. Not all the cables on this page are tested to or approved by UL. If you require UL approved versions please tell us when you first enquire.

† Applies to CE marked FSC branded stock only