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Wire Specifications:

 

We stock a wide range of wires ranging from 26, 22 AWG to 10 AWG. Below are the specifications and the max awg for the connector recommended.

Conductor Insulator Electrical Specification  
Size Core wires/
Single wire diameter
Diameter(MM) Thickness Finished diameter Conductor resistance
(ohm/km)
Acceptable
current
Max AWG for Connector Recommended
AWG compos.NO.*φMM Diameter(MM) MM MM ohm/KM A  
30 11/0.08 0.3 0.25 0.8 331 0.8  
28 16/0.08 0.36 0.38 1.2 227.2 1.25  
26 30/0.08 0.46 0.55 1.5 123 3.5  
24 40/0.08 0.61 0.55 1.6 97.6 5  
22 60/0.08 0.78 0.55 1.7 88.6 8.73  
20 100/0.08 0.92 0.55 1.8 62.5 13.87  
18 150/0.08 1.19 0.55 2.3 39.5 22 Micro Tamiya and all 6v connectors (JST / Futaba / Hitec / JST etc)
16 252/0.08 1.53 0.8 3 24.4 35  
14 400/0.08 1.78 0.9 3.5 15.6 55.6 Tamiya Large + 4mm banana
12 680/0.08 2.48 1 4.5 9.8 88.4 EC3 / Tamiya Micro / T-Plug
10 1050/0.08 2.48 1 5.5 6.3 140.6 EC5

 

26AWG 3.5 amp max current for pvc wire.

22AWG 8.73 amp max current for pvc wire.

 

Connections max continous amp recommended:

T-plug/deans : continuous current 45A
EC3: continuous current 35A
XT60: continuous current 60A
EC5: continuous current 90A
Gold plated connector/ Tin terminal: continuous current 1A
Full gold plated connector: continuous current 2A
The Max amp of these connectors can add 50% (not continuous burst only).