Internet #202316209

Model #55808843

Store SKU #1005225374

100 ft. 8/3 600-Volt CU Black Flexible Portable Power SOOW Cord

  • Manufactured using stranded class K copper conductors
  • Can also be used for special applications as outlined in NFPA
  • Continuous submersion in water
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Southwire Type SOOW Flexible Cords are permitted for use as specified by Article 400 and related articles of the NEC. Southwire Type SOOW Flexible Cords are designed for extra hard usage on industrial equipment, heavy tools, battery chargers, portable lights welding leads, marine dockside power, power extensions and mining applications.
  • Southwire's type SOOW flexible cords are manufactured using bare flexible stranded class K copper conductors with a heat, moisture and oil resistant EPDM rubber insulation
  • SOOW can also be used for special applications as outlined in NFPA 70 paragraph 501.140 class I division, 1 and 2 and paragraph 502.140 class II division 1 and 2 locations
  • Continuous submersion in water
  • Flexible stranding, flame and ozone resistant, black jacket. rated -40˚C to 90˚C, RoHS compliant, certified for indoor and outdoor use
  • Insulated conductors are cabled with wax paper fillers, a tissue-paper separator is wrapped around the assembly to promote easy removal of the jacket
  • A heat, moisture and oil resistant flexible jacket is extruded over the assembly to complete the construction
  • Note: product may vary by store

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Ratings
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Conductor Gauge8 66
Number of Conductors3443
Cable/Wire TypeSOOWSOOWSOOWSOOW
Total Wire Length (ft.)100150100100
Max Amps40254055
Wire Cut TypePre-Cut LengthPre-Cut LengthPre-Cut LengthPre-Cut Length
FeaturesHeat Resistant,WeatherproofHeat Resistant,WeatherproofHeat Resistant,WeatherproofHeat Resistant,Weatherproof
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
13.50
Product Height (in.)
11.25
Product Length (ft.)
1
Product Width (in.)
13.50
Total Wire Length (ft.)
100

Details

Cable/Wire Type
SOOW
Commercial/Residential
Commercial,Residential
Conductor Gauge
8
Conductor Material
Copper
Direct Burial
No
Electrical Product Type
Electrical Cords & Cord Management
Features
Heat Resistant,Weatherproof
Flame retardant
Yes
Gauge
8
Grounded
Grounded
Jacket Color
Black
Jacketed
Yes
Max Amps
40
Number of Conductors
3
Returnable
180-Day
Stranded or Solid
Stranded
Wet Location Use
Dry,Wet
Wire Cut Type
Pre-Cut Length

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
No Certifications or Listings
Manufacturer Warranty
NA

Questions & Answers

8Questions11Answers

Is this wire rated for wet locations?

Asked by al May 19, 2020
2
Answers

Yes, this can be used in wet or dry locations.

Not available by the foot anymore? Two orders for 8/3 and 6/3 were both cancelled. No local store carries it. Shows in stock online.

Asked by Mike October 18, 2019
1
Answer

Our by-the-foot wire has a minimum order quantity of at least 6 ft. Please order 6ft or more to receive this product. We apologize for any inconvenience.

can this be used to wire hot tub from ground fault box

Asked by david May 5, 2019
1
Answer

Please reach out to our team at CableTechSupport@southwire.com for further assistance!

Does this three wire include the ground or is it three wire plus the ground? For a total of four wires?

Asked by John September 29, 2017
2
Answers

Three wires only. Black, White and Green. Just as the picture shows.

what is the diameter of this cord with the three wires?

Asked by dan August 21, 2017
1
Answer

The nominal overall diameter is 655

Not UL / CSA?

Asked by madscientist October 26, 2015
1
Answer

According to the datasheet from the manufacturer, this cord is UL and CSA approved.

Southwire part number / data sheet

Asked by madscientist October 8, 2015
1
Answer

Please view the link below for information on our VIPER® 90°C CPE Cord. 600 Volts Rubber Type SOOW. http://www.southwire.com/ProductCatalog/XTEInterfaceServlet?contentKey=prodcatsheet282 Online ID #:202316209 Part Number: 55808843

Is this a 8 AWG 3 wire electrical cord in black

Asked by idonthave1 August 14, 2014
2
Answers

Yes. What I received was black.

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No it did not work for me but now I can’t return it well that’s what Home Depot service desk told me
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Cable was advertised as UL listed in the description. The actual cable is NOT UL listed. I ordered this from Homedepot because I needed a UL listed cable. I reported the issue to Homedepot, and stated they would fix the description. I have to return this to a Homedepot store.
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Needed to make up a 60' 50 AMP extension cord for my welder. This wire is what is spec'd.
Needed to make up a 60' 50 AMP extension cord for my welder. This wire is what is spec'd.
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