MC Lite Metal Clad Aluminum Armored Cable

The MC Lite® Metal Clad Aluminum Armored Cable is without ColorSpec®. The version of this product with ColorSpec®® can be found here.

Features & Benefits

  • Aluminum armor
  • UL Classified for Through-Wall Penetrations
  • MC Lite® is a traditional Type MC cable containing one or more copper grounding
    conductors; the armor is not an equipment grounding means
  • Aluminum armored cables are RoHS Compliant
  • Made in USA of US and/or imported materials


Commercial, industrial, multi-residential branch circuits and feeder wiring, services for power, lighting, control and signal circuits. Exposed or concealed, fished, surface mounted, embedded in plaster, environmental air-handling spaces, open or messenger supported aerial runs, dry locations, in hazardous locations to Class I & II Div. 2 and Class III, Div. 1 & 2 (per NEC® Articles 501, 502, 503, 530), and in Places of Assembly Aluminum Interlocking Armor




Interlocking Aluminum Strip


Solid/Stranded Copper

Conductor Insulation


Assembly Covering

Polypropylene Tape

Maximum Temperature Rating

90°C (dry)


One grounding means – Insulated Green Grounding Conductor

Neutral Conductor

White for 120/208V circuits

Grey for 480Y/277V circuits

Maximum Voltage Rating


References & Ratings

  • UL 83, 1479, 1569, 1581, 2556, File Reference E80042
  • NEC® 230.43, 300.22(C), 392, 396, 330, 501, 502, 503, 530, 504, 505, 518, 520, 530, 645
  • Federal Specification A-A–59544 (formerly J-C–30B)
  • Meets all applicable OSHA and HUD Requirements
  • May be surface mounted, fished and/or embedded in plaster
  • Cable Tray Rated, install per NEC®
  • UL Classified 1, 2, and 3 hour through (Fire) penetration product, R–14141
  • Environmental Air-Handling Space Installation per NEC® 300.22(C)
  • RoHS Compliant
  • Made in USA of US and/or imported materials
Product Code CoilProduct Code ReelTrade SizeGrounding Conductor AWGLength (feet) CoilLength (feet) ReelApprox. Weight/1000 Feet (lbs.)Armor MinimumO.D. (inches)
120/208V Solid Conductor Colors
2107-42-002107-60-0010-2 Solid (black, white)10 (solid green)250'1000'1600.560
2108-42-002108-60-0010-3 Solid (black, red, white)10 (solid green)250'1000'2150.600
2109-42-002109-60-0010-4 Solid (black, red, blue, white)10 (solid green)250'1000'2600.645
2107-42-042107-60-0410-2 Solid (red, white)10 (solid green)250'1000'1600.560
2107-42-052107-60-0510-2 Solid (blue, white)10 (solid green)250'1000'1600.560
2108-42-042108-60-0410-3 Solid (red, blue, white)10 (solid green)250'1000'2150.600
2108-42-052108-60-0510-3 Solid (black, blue, white)10 (solid green)250'1000'2150.600
120/208V Stranded Conductor Colors
2161-42-002161-60-0010-2 Stranded (black, white)10 (stranded green)250'1000'1600.560
2162-42-002162-60-0010-3 Stranded (black, red, white)10 (stranded green)250'1000'2150.600
2163-42-002163-60-0010-4 Stranded (black, red, blue, white)10 (stranded green)250'1000'2600.645
2115-40-002115-45-008-2 Stranded (black, white)10 (solid green)200'500'2650.635
2116-40-002116-45-008-3 Stranded (black, red, white)10 (solid green)200'500'3350.685
2117-32-002117-45-008-4 Stranded (black, red, blue, white)10 (solid green)125'500'4150.835
2119-32-002119-45-006-2 Stranded (black, white)8 (stranded green)125'500'3700.795
2120-32-002120-45-006-3 Stranded (black, red, white)8 (stranded green)125'500'4800.855
2121-30-002121-45-006-4 Stranded (black, red, blue, white)8 (stranded green)100'500'5950.945
2124-30-002124-45-004-3 Stranded (black, red, white)8 (stranded green)100'500'6901.035
2125-30-002125-45-004-4 Stranded (black, red, blue, white)8 (stranded green)100'500'8701.135
2128-30-002128-45-003-3 Stranded (black, red, white)6 (stranded green)100'500'8151.025
2129-30-002129-45-003-4 Stranded (black, red, blue, white)6 (stranded green)100'500'10251.120
2126-30-002126-45-002-3 Stranded (black, red, white)6 (stranded green)100'500'10001.180
2127-30-002127-45-002-4 Stranded (black, red, blue, white)6 (stranded green)100'500'12601.295
2137-30-002137-45-001-3 Stranded (black, red, white)6 (stranded green)100'500'11951.185
480Y/277V Solid Conductor Colors
2107-42-012107-60-0110-2 Solid (brown, gray)10 (solid green)250'1000'1600.560
2108-42-012108-60-0110-3 Solid (brown, orange, gray)10 (solid green)250'1000'2150.600
2109-42-012109-60-0110-4 Solid (brown, orange, yellow, gray)10 (solid green)250'1000'2600.645
2107-42-022107-60-0210-2 Solid (orange, gray)10 (solid green)250'1000'1600.560
2107-42-032107-60-0310-2 Solid (yellow gray)10 (solid green)250'1000'1600.560
2108-42-022108-60-0210-3 Solid (orange, yellow, gray)10 (solid green)250'1000'2150.600
2108-42-032108-60-0310-3 Solid (brown, yellow, gray)10 (solid green)250'1000'2150.600
480Y/277V Stranded Conductor Colors
2161-42-012161-60-0110-2 Stranded (brown, gray)10 (stranded green)250'1000'1600.560
2163-42-012163-60-0110-4 Stranded (brown, orange, yellow, gray)10 (stranded green)250'1000'2600.645
2115-40-012115-45-018-2 Stranded (brown, gray)10 (solid green)200'500'3290.635
2116-40-012116-45-018-3 Stranded (brown, orange, gray)10 (solid green)200'500'4320.685
2117-32-012117-45-018-4 Stranded (brown, orange, yellow, gray)10 (solid green)125'500'5110.835
2120-32-012120-45-016-3 Stranded (brown, orange, gray)8 (stranded green)125'500'5940.855
2121-30-012121-45-016-4 Stranded (brown, orange, yellow, gray)8 (stranded green)100'500'5950.945

NOTE: All dimensions and weights are subject to normal manufacturing tolerances. Other conductor colors available by special order.

MC Lite® is also available in 10 AWG and larger

Part NumberTrade SizeConductor ColorsStock/Special MakeGrounding Conductor AWGLengthMin. Order QuantityPallet QuantityArmor Min. O.D. (in)Approx. Weight Total Barrel Weight (lbs)
MC Lite® Plain Solid
2104-93-0012/2Black, WhiteStock12 Solid Green25002500100000.495295
2104-93-0112/2Brown, GrayStock12 Solid Green25002500100000.495295
2104-93-0212/2Orange, GraySpecial Make12 Solid Green250010000100000.495295
2104-93-0312/2Yellow, GraySpecial Make12 Solid Green250010000100000.495295
2105-92-0012/3Black, Red, WhiteStock12 Solid Green2000200080000.530290
2105-92-0112/3Brown, Orange, GrayStock12 Solid Green2000200080000.530290
2105-92-0212/3Orange, Yellow, GraySpecial Make12 Solid Green8000800080000.530290
2105-92-0312/3Brown, Yellow, GraySpecial Make12 Solid Green8000800080000.530290
2106-91-0012/4Black, Red, Blue, WhiteSpecial Make12 Solid Green6000600060000.565275
2106-91-0112/4Brown, Orange, Yellow, GraySpecial Make12 Solid Green6000600060000.565275
2107-91-0010/2Black, WhiteSpecial Make10 Solid Green1500600060000.560260
2107-91-0110/2Brown, GraySpecial Make10 Solid Green1500600060000.560260
2108-90-0010/3Black, Red, WhiteSpecial Make10 Solid Green1000400040000.600235
2108-90-0110/3Brown, Orange, GraySpecial Make10 Solid Green1000400040000.600235
2109-90-0010/4Black, Red, Blue, WhiteSpecial Make10 Solid Green1000400040000.645280
2109-90-0110/4Brown, Orange, Yellow, GraySpecial Make10 Solid Green1000400040000.645280
MC Lite® Plain Stranded
2158-92-0012/2Black, WhiteStock12 Stranded Green2000200080000.495240
2158-92-0112/2Brown, GrayStock12 Stranded Green2000200080000.495240
2159-91-0012/3Black, Red, WhiteStock12 Stranded Green1500150060000.530290
2159-91-0112/3Brown, Orange, GrayStock12 Stranded Green1500150060000.530290
2160-90-0012/4Black, Red, Blue, WhiteSpecial Make12 Stranded Green1000400040000.565190
2161-90-0010/2Black, WhiteSpecial Make10 Stranded Green1000400040000.560180