This specification covers fluoropolymer-insulated single conductor electrical wires made with tin-coated, silver-coated, or nickel-coated conductors of copper or copper alloy as specified in the applicable specification sheet. The fluoropolymer insulation of these wires may be polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), fluorinated ethylene propylene (FEP), polyvinylidene fluoride (PVF₂), ethylene- tetrafluoroethylene copolymer (ETFE), or other fluoropolymer resin. The fluoropolymer may be used alone or in combination with other insulation materials.
Classification: The wires are describes in the applicable specification sheet and as identified by the specification sheet number and title.
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An Amendment corresponding to this standard is available at AS22759A_A1
Update references, include amendment, clarify qualification/quality assurance requirements, add MIL-C-29606 conductor requirements, add MIL-STD-2223 test methods, and include new requirements for hybrid wires.