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250 ft. 12-Gauge/2-Gauge Solid CU MC (Metal Clad) Armorlite Cable

Covers 250 ft. (94¢ /ft.)
$235.40
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  • Wiring for power, lighting, control and signal circuits
  • For commercial and residential applications
  • 250-foot pre-cut length
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Product Overview

12/2 Solid Copper Metal Clad (MC) Armored Cable Installation Information

For Commercial and Residential Applications

Perfect for branch circuit and service power distribution in commercial, industrial, institutional, and multi-residential buildings.

12/2 Solid Copper Metal Clad (MC) Armored Cable Operation Information

Strong, Light, and Flexible

Built with aluminum interlocking armor to be up to 45% lighter than traditional steel MC. Learn More.

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Armored for Durability

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THHN in a Variety of Colors

Available in stranded or solid conductors. Learn More.

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UF-B Building Wire & Cable

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Southwire Armorlite Type MC Cable is constructed with soft-drawn copper, Type THHN/THWN conductors rated 90 degree C dry available in sizes 14 AWG through 2 AWG and a green insulated grounding conductor. The conductors are cabled together and a binder tape bearing the print legend is wrapped around the assembly. Aluminum interlocking armor is applied over the assembly.
  • Branch, feeder and service power distribution in commercial, industrial, institutional and multi-residential buildings
  • Power, lighting, control and signal circuits
  • Fished or embedded in plaster
  • Concealed or exposed installations
  • Environmental air-handling spaces per NEC 300.22 (C)
  • Places of assembly per NEC 518.4 and theaters per NEC 520
  • Installation in cable tray and approved raceways
  • Under raised floors for information technology equipment conductors and cables per NEC 645.5(D) and 645.5(D)(2)
  • Conductors are cabled together and wrapped with a binder tape bearing the print legend
  • Aluminum interlocking armor jackets
  • 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 Height (in.)
3.8
Product Width (in.)
14.59
Total Wire Length (ft.)
250

Details

Armor Material
Aluminum
Cable/Wire Type
MC
Commercial/Residential
Commercial,Residential
Conductor Material
Copper
Electrical Product Type
Armored Electrical Cable
Features
No Features
Gauge
12
Grounded
Grounded
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor,Outdoor
Max Amps
20
Number of Conductors
2
Returnable
90-Day
Stranded or Solid
Solid
Wet Location Use
Dry
Wire Cut Type
Pre-Cut Length

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
N/A

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Excellent wire very clean looking, very easy to use. Would recommend buying the special tool for cutting it. It makes the job go much faster!
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