SPEC 47301

3/C CU 2000V Type SHD-GC RHINOSHIELDTM CPE Mining Cable 90°C

Flexible Copper conductors, EPR insulation, Cu/Nylon Braid Shield, Extra Heavy Duty Two Layer Chlorinated Polyethylene (CPE) Jacket with Optional Reflective Stripes

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Construction:

  1. Conductor:Tin coated, soft drawn, annealed, flexible, rope-lay stranded copper per ASTM B33/B172
  2. Separator Tape:Non-conducting tape applied between the conductor and insulation to facilitate stripping
  3. Insulation:Ethylene Propylene Rubber (EPR)
  4. Shield Separator:Non-conducting SBR tape applied to the phase insulation with a 50% overlap, adhesive side up
  5. Braid Shield:Tin coated, soft drawn, annealed, copper braid shield (60% minimum coverage), combined with color coded nylon (black, white, red) with a 40% maximum coverage
  6. Ground Check Conductor:Tin coated, soft drawn, annealed, rope stranded, flexible lay copper per ASTM B33/B172 with high strength yellow, polypropylene insulation
  7. Ground Conductors:Two uninsulated, tin coated, soft drawn, annealed, rope stranded, flexible lay copper per ASTM B33/B172
  8. Inner Jacket:Black, mold cured, extra heavy-duty integral fill, flame resistant, thermosetting Chlorinated Polyethylene (CPE)
  9. Reinforcement:Reinforcing twine applied between the two jacket layers
  10. Outer Jacket:Black, mold cured, extra heavy-duty, flame resistant, thermosetting Chlorinated Polyethylene (CPE). Alternate jacket colors available
  11. Reflective Stripe:Highly visible reflective stripe embedded into the outer jacket to increase safety and help prevent cable runover (optional, contact your sales representative for part number)

Applications and Features:

RHINOSHIELDTM Type SHD-GC is a heavy-duty trailing cable where flexibility and maximum protection is required. For use with mobile, reeling, or stationary mining equipment, continuous mining machines, longwall mining systems, and blast hole drillers. It is also an ex- cellent choice for shovels, draglines, dredges, cranes and marine shore-to-ship power supplies, and anytime extra-durable, flexible cable is required. Suitable for continuous submersion in water. Ground check conductor provides fail-safe ground monitoring. Embossed print legend for easy cable identification. Cold Bend and Impact Tested to -50°C.

Specifications:

  • ASTM B33 Standard Specification for Tin-Coated Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • ASTM B172 Standard Specification for Rope-Lay-Stranded Copper Conductors Having Bunch-Stranded Copper Conductors
  • ICEA S-75-381 Portable and Power Feeder Cables for Use in Mines
  • MSHA Approved
  • Sample Print Legend:

    SOUTHWIRE (R) RHINOTM BRAND CABLE # AWG CU 3/C EPR TYPE SHD-GC 2000V -50°C 90°C P-07-KA140013 MSHA
    Table 1 – Weights and Measurements
    Stock NumberCond. SizeCond. StrandsDiameter Over ConductorInsul. ThicknessDiameter Over InsulationGround SizeGround StrandsGround Check SizeGround Check StrandsGround Check Insulation ThicknessJacket ThicknessApprox. ODApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo.inchmilinchAWGNo.AWGNo.milmilinchlb/1000ft
    TBA81680.155700.3311010410104301401.06770
    TBA61330.21700.3861010410104301551.291100
    TBA42590.256700.43281688168451551.401430
    TBA32590.285700.4617498168451701.511690
    TBA23080.32700.49661338168451701.591950
    TBA13850.355800.55151338168451901.762400
    TBA1/02730.385800.58142598168451901.862820
    TBA2/03240.42800.61632598168452052.003390
    TBA3/04180.506800.70223088168452052.133970
    TBA4/05320.577800.77313858168452202.314800
    TBA2506080.61950.8361/02736133602202.515750
    TBA3508550.72950.9462/03246133602352.817520
    TBA3007350.737950.9631/02736133602352.686450
    TBA50012210.9951.1264/05326133602653.1910160

    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. SizeDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CCapacitive ReactanceInductive ReactanceWorking TensionMin Bending RadiusAllowable Ampacity In Air 90°C
    AWG/KcmilΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftMΩ*1000ftMΩ/1000ftlbinchAmp
    TBA80.6760.8450.0410.039113.0006.469
    TBA60.4210.5260.0330.036179.0007.793
    TBA40.2670.3340.0280.034285.0008.4122
    TBA30.2120.2650.0260.033360.0009.1140
    TBA20.1680.2100.0240.032454.0009.5159
    TBA10.1330.1660.0240.032572.00010.6184
    TBA1/00.1110.1390.0220.031722.00011.2211
    TBA2/00.0850.1060.0210.031910.00012243
    TBA3/00.0670.0840.0180.0291147.00012.8279
    TBA4/00.0530.0660.0160.0281446.00013.9321
    TBA2500.0450.0560.0170.0291709.00015.1355
    TBA3500.0320.0400.0150.0282393.00016.9435
    TBA3000.0370.0460.0140.0282051.00016.1398
    TBA5000.0230.0290.0120.0273418.00019.1536