Wiremold 5000 Wire Capacities Data

5000 Raceway Wire Fill Capacity for Power
Wire Size
THHN/THWN
O.D. Number of Conductors
inches [mm]
14 AWG 0.111 [2.8] 24
12 AWG 0.130 [3.3] 20
10 AWG 0.164 [4.2] 12

5000 Raceway Wire Fill Capacity for Communications
  O.D. (Approx. Dia) Top
Compartment
Bottom
Compartment
  Cable/Wire Size inches [mm] 20%*
Fill
40%**
Fill
20%*
Fill
40%**
Fill
UNSHIELDED
TWISTED PAIR
4-pair, 24 AWG, Cat 3
4-pair, 24 AWG, Cat 5e
4-pair, 24 AWG, Cat 6
0.190
0.210
0.250
[4.8]
[5.3]
[6.3]
13
11
7
27
22
15
9
8
5
19
16
11
TELEPHONE 2-pair, 24 AWG
3-pair, 24 AWG
4-pair, 24 AWG
25-pair, 24 AWG
0.140
0.150
0.190
0.410
[3.6]
[3.8]
[4.8]
[10.4]
25
21
13
2
50
43
27
5
18
15
9
2
36
31
19
4
COAXIAL RG58/U
RG59/U
RG62/U
RG6/U
0.195
0.242
0.242
0.270
[5.0]
[6.1]
[6.1]
[6.9]
12
8
8
6
25
16
16
13
9
6
6
4
18
12
12
9
TWINAXIAL 100 Ohm 0.330 [8.4] 4 9 3 6
SHIELDED
TWISTED PAIR
Type 1
Type 2
Type 3
0.390
0.465
0.245
[9.9]
[11.8]
[6.2]
3
2
8
6
4
16
2
1
5
4
3
11
FIBER Mini ZipCord
ZipCord
Round 4 Strand Fiber
Round 6 Strand Fiber
0.079 x 0.157
0.118 x 0.236
0.187
0.256
[2 x 4]
[3 x 6]
[4.8]
[6.5]
31
13
14
7
62
27
28
15
22
10
10
5
45
20
20
10

* 20% cable fill is calculated to approximate reduction in cable capacity due to connectors mounted with raceway and fittings that may restrict cross sectional area.

** 40% cable fill is the maximum designed cable fill based on a proposed revision to TIA/EIA 569-A.