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CU 600V LSZH XHHW-2 SOLONONplus®

SOLONONplus® 600Volt Single Conductor Copper Cross Linked Polyolefin Low Smoke Zero Halogen (XLPO LSZH) Insulation Type XHHW-2

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Construction:

  1. Conductor:Class B compressed stranded bare copper per ASTM B3 and ASTM B8
  2. Insulation:SOLONONplus® Cross Linked Polyolefin Low Smoke Zero Halogen (XLPO LSZH) Type XHHW-2

Applications and Features:

Southwire’s 600 Volt SOLONONplus® Type XHHW-2 cables are suited for use in wet and dry areas, conduits, ducts, troughs, trays, direct burial and aerially when supported by a messenger. These cables are ideal for use in establishments where low smoke and low acid emissions are desired for public safety and health and where superior electrical properties are desired. These cables are capable of operating continuously at the conductor temperature not in excess of 90°C for normal operation in wet and dry locations, 130°C for emergency overload, and 250°C for short circuit conditions.

a. The conductors are available in tinned and flexible copper stranding upon request.
b. NEC compliant
c. The halogen content is less than 0.2% and Acid gas less than 2.0%
d. Passes UL VW-1 # 8 AWG and larger
e. 70,000 BTU/Hr. Vertical Flame Test
f. UL listed for CT use on 1/0 and Larger
g. UL listed FT4 and ST-1 (limited smoke)
h. -40°C Cold impact and cold bend
i. Oil Resistant I and II
j. UV/Sunlight resistant black color
k. Color Available upon request

Specifications:

  • ASTM B3 Standard Specification for Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • ASTM B8 Concentric-Lay-Stranded Copper Conductors
  • ASTM B170 Oxygen Free Electrolytic Copper (available upon request)
  • UL 44 Thermoset-Insulated Wires and Cables
  • UL 1685 Vertical-Tray Fire Propagation and Smoke Release Test
  • UL 2885 Acid Gas, Acidity and conductivity of combusted materials and assessment of halogens
  • ICEA S-95-658 (NEMA WC70) Power cables rated 2000 volts or less for the distribution of electrical energy
  • ICEA T-33-655/MIL-C-24643 Low Smoke Halogen Free (LSHF) Polymeric Jackets
  • IEEE 1202 FT4 Flame Test (70,000) BTU/hr Vertical Tray Test
  • RoHS-2 (European Directive 2011/65/EU)
  • ISO 9001 Quality management
  • ISO 14001 Environmental management systems standard
  • NFPA 130 Standard for Fixed Guideway Transit and Passenger Rail Systems
  • NFPA 502 Standard for Road Tunnels, Bridges, and Other Limited Access Highways
  • Sample Print Legend:

    SOUTHWIRE SOLONONplus (TM) E30117 #P# (UL) [#AWG Or #kcmil] CU LSZH XLPO Type XHHW-2 -40°C PRI PRII 600V SEQUENTIAL FOOTAGE MARKS
    Table 1 – Weights and Measurements
    Stock NumberCond. SizeStrand CountDiameter Over ConductorInsul. ThicknessApprox. ODCopper WeightApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo. of Strandsinchmilinchlb/1000ftlb/1000ft
    6496011270.087300.1472027

    All dimensions are nominal and subject to normal manufacturing tolerances

    ◊ Cable marked with this symbol is a standard stock item

    Table 2 – Electrical and Engineering Data
    Stock NumberCond. SizeMin Bending RadiusMax Pull TensionDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CInductive ReactanceShort Circuit Current 6 CyclesAllowable Ampacity At 60°CAllowable Ampacity At 75°CAllowable Ampacity At 90°C
    AWG/KcmilinchlbΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftAmpAmpAmpAmp
    649601120.6521.662.0750.0341485202020