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MST Miniature helical screened stranded conductor twin cable

What is it?Miniature helical screened stranded conductor twin cable for applications such as lapel microphones. DetailsAn extremely small overall diameter, ultra-thin strand twisted twin conductor cable, with Kevlar reinforcement within each conductor for greatly increased resistance to breakage. Intended specifically for applications such as lapel microphones, where cable size andflexibility is a primary consideration, and internal equipment wiring where space is at a premium. Because the copper wires are interwoven with the Kevlar fibres to give the cable its strength, a higher soldering temperature is required than for plain copper. The bit temperature should be around 370 degrees centigrade. Care must be taken not to melt the insulation. This cable is similar to that used by Sony on the ECM77 microphone. Conductors: 14/0.06mm (0.04mm 2) plain copper wire, wound around KevlarfibresInsulation: Soft PVC, OD 0.6mm, white, red. Lay-up: 2 cores twisted, 15mm lay length Screen: 50/0.05mm plain copper wire, helically screened. Jacket: Soft semi-matt PVC, OD 2.0mm ±0.1mm, black. Conductor resistance: 46 ohms/100m. Capacitance: 100pF/m, between conductors. Weight: 0.5kg/100m approx. Reel length: 2000 metres. Cut lengths: Available in any multiple of 1 metre.