MIL-W-5086 Revision C, December 2, 1974
WIRE, ELECTRIC, POLYVINYL CHLORIDE INSULATED, COPPER OR COPPER ALLOY
Includes all amendments and changes through Supplement 1, Cancellation Notice 1, September 29, 2006
Additional Comments: CNCL S/S BY SAE AS50861
This specification covers polyvinyl chloride insulated single conductor electric wires made with tin-coated copper conductors or silver-coated copper alloy conductors as specified in the applicable military specification sheet. The polyvinyl chloride insulation of these wires may be used alone or in combination with other insulating or protective materials.
The wires shall be as described in the applicable military specification sheet.
Part numbers under this specification are coded as in the following example:
M5086/1 - 22 - 9 Applicable speci- Wire size Insulation color fication sheet designator or designators
The maximum conductor temperature of the finished wire for continuous use shall be as specified in the applicable military specification sheet (6.1.1).