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Deka Accessories and Parts - 16-4B-1

  • Wiring
  • Wire
  • Deka
  • Bonded Wire
  • 16 Gauge
  • 4 Wire


Parallel primary wire has four parallel conductors bonded together by Thermo-Plastic insulation. Each conductor is independently color coded for easy identification. Meets SAE J1128 Specifications, for use with 50 volts or less.
  • Each Wire is 16 Gauge
  • Price is per foot of wire




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Video Transcript for Deka Wiring 16-4B-1 Review

Today, we're going to review part number 16-4B-1. This is the Deka bonded four wire per foot. This is a parallel primary wire that has four parallel conductors bonded together by this thermal plastic insulation and each conductor is independently color coded for easy identification. Basically, can see that it has the normal four wire color coding. The green, which is your right turning brake wire. Your yellow which is your left turning brake wire. Your brown, which is your tail lights, and your white, which is your ground. Each wire is a 16 gauge and again, on this part number, the price is per foot.

I have a foot of wire right here so you can order as many feet as you like. This is designed for use with 50 volts or less. That should do it for the review on part number 16-4B-1, the Deka bonded four wire per foot. .


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Bonded 4 Wire - per foot - 16-4B-1

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (97 Customer Reviews)


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Looks like a good product at a good price It's a great plus to be able to order the amount you need- no waste. 746460



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Fast delivery - Ordered on 9/29/17 - Received on 10/4/17 As a benefit, wire is 16G rather then the normal 20G you find in the stores that have ready made harnesses. NOTE for etrailer managers. I am a technical person by nature and speaking only for myself, when I buy and pay for a specific amount of something, I expect to get that amount. I'm not pinching pennies with you here; BUT, I bought 30' of this wire and when I received it, I measured it twice and came up with 29' 10". Most places I've dealt with in the past where I buy wire, angle iron, etc.. would give you a couple of inches or more than you ordered versus a couple of inches shorter than what was ordered. Very stingy in my opinion and not fair to your customers. 440376



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Product as described. fast delivery 756503



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I have bought several items from this company and have been very happy with the pricing, shipping and quality of the items . 698367



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I liked the product I purchase from etr ailer. 683013



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Only improvement it could have would be to label the wire with the functions like you get from Auto Zone. 667355



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Wonderful customer support from Will in ordering and installation. 645073



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Good quality 585586



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Never been disappointed with your products and the free shipping is always appreciated. Thanks for the fast service. 579257



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Nice wire 564022



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Very good service and a good quality pr oduct. 558362



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It's wire, it works. The quality is about the same as cheaper stuff. Only time will tell how long it will hold up. 502268



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Works. 478507



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Having all your wiring color coded and matching for accessories on your camper or trailer is a must as far as im concerned. This roll does just that and makes repairs and connections so much easier. It also prevents shorts and incorrect wiring that alone makes it a must have. 474228



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Worked great! 473413



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Good product 472713



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I wish they would of questioned my 1ft order. I really needed the whole roll. 442148



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Your description on line was the best of anywhere I found. I'm going to make 2 wiring harnesses for my pickup. I'll be towing it behind my motorhome so 1 harness will be from the front bumper to the rear of the bed for a light bar I'm making. Then the 2nd harness will be from the front bumper of the pickup to the rear of my motorhome. I also ordered 2 12" 4 wire loops for each end of the 2 harnesses I'll be making. 440534


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I am very pleased with the products I have purchased from etrailer. They were shipped right away. Just what I needed. I highly recommend this site. 438124



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Good quality wire. 391110



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Great product 390068



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No problems with installation. Everything working perfectly fine. Good purchase. 357640



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Looks like any other 4 wire trailer wire looks to be well made 346545



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We haven't used any of the product yet, but it is just as pictured. The order was received in a timely manner, and the on-line ordering was easy. 345124


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