8/5 Type W Multi-Conductor 2kV Portable Power Cable

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8/5 Type W Multi-Conductor 2kV Portable Power Cable

8/5 Type W Multi-Conductor 2kV Portable Power Cable
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8/5 Type W Multi-Conductor 2kV Portable Power Cable


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8/5 Type W Multi-Conductor 2kV Portable Power Cable

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Min Length: 1 FT
Max Length: 10000 FT
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8/5 Type W Multi-Conductor 2kV Portable Power Cable

Allowable Ampacity For 8/5 Type W Multi-Conductor Portable Power Cable : 52 Amps CEC, 55 Amps NEC.


Type W Multi Conductor Cable is used in the entertainment industry's power supply, including television program shoots, music sound stages, and concerts. The electrical cable is suitable for outdoor applications and in portable lighting systems used on movie production sets, theaters, and stages. The cable is known for its excellent portability and electrical transmission efficiency. The electrical cable is rated 2000V.  

Also Known As:

8/5 Type W Portable Power Cable, 8/5 Type W Mining Cable, 8/5 Type W cable, 8/5 Type W Portable Power Cord, 8/5 Type W Entertainment Cable, 8/5 Type W, 8/5 Multi-Conductor Type W, 8/5 Type W Power Cable


  • UL Subject 1680
  • CSA C22.2 No. 96
  • NEC Article 520, 525 & 530
  • CEC Part I, Table 11
  • RoHS
  • MSHA



Fully annealed Class K stranded bare copper per ASTM B 174


EPDM/CPE insulation resistant to sunlight, water, ozone, abrasion, acids, alkalis, heat, flame, and chemicals.


  • AWG Size: 8
  • Number of Conductors: 5
  • Stranding: 133/29
  • Insulation Wall, Nom OD Inches: 0.060 
  • Nominal Diameter (inches): 1.070
  • Net Weight (Lbs/1000 FT): 707

Compatible with Manufacturer

Coleman : Black : 830280
General Cable : Black : 81315.99.01
Omni Cable : Black : B50805
Southwire : Black : 57125999
Houston Wire : Black : HW25600805
AWC : Black : W-8-5C
Priority Wire & Cable : Black : 8-05 TYPEW
American Wire Group :
Black : M31-5W8

*Data provided on this page is subject to change based on different manufacturers' variances
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