SPEC 51018

Flexible Hook-Up Wire/Appliance Wire Styles 1011/1028/1231/1032

105°C Dry. 75°C Moisture Resistant. 600/1000 Volts. Flexible Stranded Copper Conductor. PVC Insulation.



  1. Conductor:Flexible stranded bare or tinned copper per ASTM B3 or B8 and B787 or B173
  2. Insulation:Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC). All colors available; Stripes available upon request

Applications and Features:

Designed for internal wiring of electrical equipment, control panels, appliances, and ground for use on industrial plan floor.  For use as permitted by National Electrical Code® Article 310, NFPA 70, and in boat wiring in accordance with 33 CFR 183.425-435.

  • AWM Style 1011: 80°C Dry, 600V
  • AWM Style 1028: 105°C Dry, 600V
  • AWM Style 1231: 105°C Dry, 60°C Wet, 600V
  • AWM Style 1344: 105°C Dry, 75°C Wet, 600V
  • AWM Style 1032: 90°C Dry, 1000V
  • THHW: 90°C Dry, 75°C Wet, 600V
  • Machine Tool Wiring (MTW): 90°C Dry, 60°C Wet/Oil, 600V
  • BC-5W2: 105°C Dry, 75°C Wet, 600V
  • TEW: 105°C Dry, 600V
  • AWM I A/B: 105°C Dry, 600V

  • Rated for Oil Res I, Sun RES, VW-1 and FT1


  • ASTM B3 Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • ASTM B33 Standard Specification for Tin-Coated Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • ASTM B173 Rope-Lay-Stranded Copper Conductors Having Concentric-Stranded Members
  • ASTM B787 19 Wire Combination Unilay-Stranded Copper Conductors
  • UL 83 Thermoplastic Insulated Wires and Cables
  • UL 758 Standard for Appliance Wiring Material
  • UL 1063 Machine Tool Wiring (MTW)
  • UL 1426 Electric Cables for Boats (BC-5W2)
  • CSA C22.2 No. 127 Equipment and Lead Wires
  • CSA C22.2 No. 210 Appliance Wiring Material Products
  • Sample Print Legend:

    8 AWG (8.37{mm2}) E69567 {UL} BC-5W2 OR MTW OR THHW OR AWM 1011/1028/1231/1344 600V OR 1032 1000V MOISTURE RESISTANT OIL RES I SUN RES VW-1 -- 156205 {CSA} TEW 105C 600V FT1 OR AWM I A/B 105C 600V FT1
    Table 1 – Physical and Electrical Data
    Stock NumberCond. SizeCond. StrandsCond. MetalDiameter Over Cond.Insul. ThicknessApprox. ODApprox. WeightDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 75°C
    All dimensions are nominal and subject to normal manufacturing tolerances
    ◊ Cable marked with this symbol is a standard stock item

    Revision: 1.000.036

    Updated On: July 3, 2024, 10:13 p.m. UTC