Model # 63949202

Internet #202316278

Store SKU #268984

Southwire 125 ft. 8/3 Stranded Romex SIMpull CU NM-B W/G Wire
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Southwire

125 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
$17800 /each

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Wire/Cable Length (ft.)
125
Outer Color
Black
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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 Degree 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
  • Note: product may vary by store
  • Click to learn the factors you must consider when wiring your home

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
Model #: 63949202
Sku #: 268984
Internet #: 202316278

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 Degree 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
  • Note: product may vary by store
  • Click to learn the factors you must consider when wiring your home

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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
13.5
Product Height (in.)
5
Product Length (ft.)
125 ft
Product Width (in.)
13.5
Wire/Cable Length (ft.)
125

Details

Allowable Ampacities
40
Cable/Wire Type
NM-B
Commercial / Residential
Commercial / 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
Manufacturer Warranty
NA

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
13.5
Product Height (in.)
5
Product Length (ft.)
125 ft
Product Width (in.)
13.5
Wire/Cable Length (ft.)
125

Details

Allowable Ampacities
40
Cable/Wire Type
NM-B
Commercial / Residential
Commercial / 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
Manufacturer Warranty
NA

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: 2017-09-28

How many strands in each 8 ga. wire?

How many strands in each 8 ga. wire?
Asked by: Wesley
7 strands
Answered by: SouthwireCustomerService
Date published: 2017-09-28

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: 2017-09-28

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: 2017-10-10
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Customer Reviews

125 ft. 8/3 Stranded Romex SIMpull CU NM-B W/G Wire is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 11.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just as expected ... Just as expected
Date published: 2017-10-17
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
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