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Primary Wire, 14 Gauge, 250' Spool

Sophisticated marine electronics and instruments only operate at peak potential when supplied with power at the right voltage, which necessitates high-quality wire. Ordinary automotive-type wire can suffer a loss of conductivity after a few months in the marine environment. Corrosion takes place, and corrodes the copper conductor, when the wire’s jacket and insulation are compromised by water intrusion. Marine-grade wire from Ancor is rated for oily and wet environments because its jacket is impervious to those conditions. Each strand has a tin coating for extra corrosion resistance (note the “silver” look when you strip it).

 

Vibration is always present on a boat, and will quickly fatigue and crack coarsely stranded wire. Ancor wire is Type 3 stranded, meaning that is has 5-10 times more copper strands than Type 2 wire, making it more flexible and fatigue resistant. They are constructed with premium vinyl insulation that is rated at 600 volts, 221°F (105°C) dry and 167°F (75°C) wet. It is also Marine UL-listed, and meets the highest ABYC standards for AC and DC use. Finally, it is based on AWG (American Wire Gauge) wire sizes, which are 6-12% larger than SAE gauge wire. So you get more current-carrying ability that from similar SAE wire.

 

Ancor Primary Wire Bulk Spools Chart

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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Light Blue 3875028 103925
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Black 16012882 104025
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Dark Blue 2410660 104125
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Brown 2410678 104225
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Green 3875101 104325
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Gray 3875127 104425
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Orange 3875150 104525
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Pink 3875184 104625
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Purple 16013302 104725
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Red 16012890 104825
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, White 3875259 104925
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Gauge: 14 AWG; 250' Spool, Yellow 3875275 105025
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Sophisticated marine electronics and instruments only operate at peak potential when supplied with power at the right voltage, which necessitates high-quality wire. Ordinary automotive-type wire can suffer a loss of conductivity after a few months in the marine environment. Corrosion takes place, and corrodes the copper conductor, when the wire’s jacket and insulation are compromised by water intrusion. Marine-grade wire from Ancor is rated for oily and wet environments because its jacket is impervious to those conditions. Each strand has a tin coating for extra corrosion resistance (note the “silver” look when you strip it).

 

Vibration is always present on a boat, and will quickly fatigue and crack coarsely stranded wire. Ancor wire is Type 3 stranded, meaning that is has 5-10 times more copper strands than Type 2 wire, making it more flexible and fatigue resistant. They are constructed with premium vinyl insulation that is rated at 600 volts, 221°F (105°C) dry and 167°F (75°C) wet. It is also Marine UL-listed, and meets the highest ABYC standards for AC and DC use. Finally, it is based on AWG (American Wire Gauge) wire sizes, which are 6-12% larger than SAE gauge wire. So you get more current-carrying ability that from similar SAE wire.

 

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