2-CONDUCTOR 18-GAUGE RED RAYON PARALLEL WIRE SPT-2 100-foot spool This is an 18-gauge cord in the parallel cord style where the conductors are covered in brown rayon braid. Please note: Parallel cord is a flat cord. If you would like a round cord, please see our 3 conductor Antique cord. Usage This wire is suitable for table-top, floor, and pendant use and suited to many applications, include wiring fans and small appliances. You should consult a qualified electrician to ensure that the gauge of the wire you select can safely support the electrical load of your lamp or small appliance over the length of wire you are using.