Allied's selection of aircraft cable products includes several meeting the MIL-W-5086 mil-spec standard, and more recently, the SAE-AS50861 standards. Our M5086 Type I Aircraft Cable and Type II cables may be used for airframe point-to-point wiring. They are rated to 600V and 105 ºC. Both types have tinned copper conductors, PVC insulation, and nylon jacketing. Type II features an impregnated glass braid shield.
Type IV is 3000V aircraft cable with a temperature rating of 105°C. Type IV is made with a tin plated copper conductor, PVC insulation, and a nylon jacket.
M5086 Type V and M5086 Type VI Aircraft Cable both feature PVC insulation and PVDF jacketing and ratings of 110°C and 600V. However, Type V has a tinned copper conductor, while Type VI's is silver plated.
Type VII is rated to 105°C and 600V. It is constructed with a stranded tinned copper conductor, PVC insulation, and nylon jacketing.
Don't see the aircraft cable you need? Allied specializes in custom-made cables with quick turnarounds on small or large runs. We design and engineer our cables to meet even the toughest environmental demands. We also provide value-added services for M5086 and other mil spec wire, including dyeing, striping, twisting, printing and braiding.
Have more questions about M5086 mil spec wire? Contact your Allied Wire account representative or visit our Aircraft Cable FAQ and Mil Spec Wire FAQ.