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Southwire 1000 ft. 8/3 Stranded Romex SIMpull CU NM-B W/G Wire
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Southwire

1000 ft. 8/3 Stranded Romex SIMpull CU NM-B W/G Wire

  • #8 AWG residential wiring for outlets, switches and other loads
  • Copper (CU) Conductors
  • 8 gauge has Black color-coded jacket for size identification
$108600 /each
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Product Overview

  • #8 AWG residential wiring for outlets, switches and other loads
  • Copper (CU) Conductors
  • 8 gauge has Black color-coded jacket for size identification
Wire residential indoor branch circuits for outlets, switches and other loads with Southwire Romex SIMpull Type NM-B Cable. SlikQuik jacket allows for 50% reduction in pulling force for easier installation. NM has a heat capacity of 90˚C and a usage rating of up to 600-Volt.
  • Placed where space is available and free of excess moisture and dampness
  • May be used for both exposed and concealed work in normally dry locations
  • May be run in air voids of masonry block or tile walls not subject to excessive moisture
  • Conductors are annealed (soft) copper
  • UL listed and CSA certified
  • Click to learn the factors you must consider when wiring your home

Product Overview

Wire residential indoor branch circuits for outlets, switches and other loads with Southwire Romex SIMpull Type NM-B Cable. SlikQuik jacket allows for 50% reduction in pulling force for easier installation. NM has a heat capacity of 90˚C and a usage rating of up to 600-Volt.

  • Placed where space is available and free of excess moisture and dampness
  • May be used for both exposed and concealed work in normally dry locations
  • May be run in air voids of masonry block or tile walls not subject to excessive moisture
  • Conductors are annealed (soft) copper
  • UL listed and CSA certified
  • Click to learn the factors you must consider when wiring your home

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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
23.75
Product Height (in.)
18.5
Product Length (ft.)
1000.000
Product Width (in.)
23.75
Wire/Cable Length (ft.)
1000

Details

Allowable Ampacities
40
Cable/Wire Type
NM-B
Commercial / Residential
Residential
Conductor Gauge
8
Conductor Material
Copper
Direct Burial
No
Electrical Product Type
Indoor Residential Electrical Wire
Flame Retardant
No
Grounded
Yes
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor
Jacketed
Yes
Number of Conductors
3
Outer Color
Black
Returnable
90-Day
Shielded
No
Stranded or Solid
Stranded
Sunlight / UV Resistant
No
Wet Location Use
No
Wire Cut Type
Pre-Cut Length

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed,CSA Certified
Manufacturer Warranty
N/A

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
23.75
Product Height (in.)
18.5
Product Length (ft.)
1000.000
Product Width (in.)
23.75
Wire/Cable Length (ft.)
1000

Details

Allowable Ampacities
40
Cable/Wire Type
NM-B
Commercial / Residential
Residential
Conductor Gauge
8
Conductor Material
Copper
Direct Burial
No
Electrical Product Type
Indoor Residential Electrical Wire
Flame Retardant
No
Grounded
Yes
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor
Jacketed
Yes
Number of Conductors
3
Outer Color
Black
Returnable
90-Day
Shielded
No
Stranded or Solid
Stranded
Sunlight / UV Resistant
No
Wet Location Use
No
Wire Cut Type
Pre-Cut Length

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed,CSA Certified
Manufacturer Warranty
N/A

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Questions & Answers

50 amp breaker

Will this handle a 50 amp gfci breaker?
Asked by: cloe
This is NM-B cable. To find allowable ampacity you must use the 60C column of Table 310.16 of the NEC. That table tells us that 8-3 NM-B cable must be protected at no more than 40 amps.
Answered by: TomB2
Date published: 2017-04-23

Life of direct burial electric wire

How long is your direct burial pipe rated for? So, how long will your 500 foot rolls of 10/3 wire last when buried. Also, can they be buried with a water line in a trench with sand?
Asked by: JimoFCALIFORNIA
NM-B cable cannot be used outside either above or below grade as all outdoor conduits are classed as wet locations. For your application you could use UF-B cable OR Type THHN/THWN-2 conductors pulled into a continuous conduit system.
Answered by: TomB2
Date published: 2017-03-09

Is this a 3 wire plus a bare ground wire, or a 2 wire with a white neutral?

Asked by: Mike
8-3 NM-B cable has 3 - #8 insulated stranded copper conductors (1 Red, 1 Blk, 1 Wht) and 1 - #10 bare solid copper ground conductor.
Answered by: TomB2
Date published: 2017-04-13

can this be buried under ground

I need to bury this under ground out to a shed is this safe to bury under ground
Asked by: Sparky
NM-B cable is for indoor dry locations ONLY. Outdoor and underground conduits are classed by the NEC as wet locations so NM-B cable CANNOT be used.
Answered by: TomB2
Date published: 2017-03-09
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Customer Reviews

1000 ft. 8/3 Black Stranded CU NM-B Wire is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 10.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Price Significantly cheaper than buying it by the foot from the in-store spool. I was able to get this 125 ft roll for about the same price as it would have been for 75ft off the roll in the store.
Date published: 2012-08-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Free shipping made the deal. I had purhased 2 wire from the local HD, then realized I needed 3 wire to keep my project up to local code. I returned the wire and found the local store did not have the 3 wire I needed. When checking online I found I could purchase exactly what I needed directly from the Home Depot online site. It was a few dollars more but well worth it with free shipping. Placed the order and it arrived in 3 days. Project Complete.
Date published: 2012-03-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from As expected Good quality copper wire. Price much better than by the foot.
Date published: 2014-12-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Wire I was looking for something that would handle a welder And a Plasma Cutter. It worked out great.
Date published: 2015-02-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from paul1234 very pleased with the wire I have some left over and will use for my welder
Date published: 2014-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from its what i needed Somethings you just can't review...This is one of those products. It was exactly what I needed and at great price - I found it cheaper at Home Depot then I did it any other home improvement stores, plus got free shipping here!
Date published: 2012-10-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good Price and Great Service My order was promptly processed and delivered in a couple of days.
Date published: 2015-12-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Value Had bad old aluminum wiring to stove (50A) 60 ft run and dryer (30A) 35 ft run. Was going to buy 10-3 with ground for dryer and 8-3 with ground for stove but it was cheaper and better to buy this quantity and use for both, and have some left over for welder hi amp circuit. Bought a waterhose reel, wound this stuff on, took to attic and used old wires to pull new. Worked like a champ. The blue big box had a similar price but none in stock, HD did have it in stock nearby.
Date published: 2013-07-30
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