CU 600V PE PE Cable Color Method 1 Table 1 Traffic Signal IMSA 20-1
Multi-conductor nonshielded 600V Polyethylene Insulation, Polyethylene (PE) Jacket
- Conductor:Solid or stranded annealed bare copper class B per ASTM B 3 and B8
- Insulation:Polyethylene PE
- Rip Chord:High strength rip chord for ease of jacket removal
- Separator:Polyester tape
- Jacket:Black polyethylene PE jacket
Applications and Features:
Southwire’s IMSA 20-1 cable meets the requirements of International Municipal Signal Association IMSA 20-1 specification. Rated for use in traffic signal, traffic control systems, underground conduit and aerial use where supported by a messenger. IMSA 20-1 600 Volt series cables run from the traffic light to the controller station The conductors are bare annealed copper solid or stranded class B and covered with an abrasion, sunlight and moisture resistant polyethylene jacket. The insulated conductors are twisted and wrapped with a polyester tape. A ripcord is added under the black polyethylene jacket for ease of removal. These cables are capable of operating continuously at a conductor temperature between -20°C and 75°C.
• Cable is manufactured by Southwire Company in their Waukegan, IL plant USA.
Specifications:ASTM B3 Standard Specification for Soft or Annealed Copper WireASTM B8 Concentric-Lay-Stranded Copper ConductorsASTM B174 Standard Specification for Bunch-Stranded CopperEPA 40 CFR, Part 26, Subpart C heavy metals per Table 1, TCLP methodIMSA 20-1
Sample Print Legend:
SOUTHWIRE® YEAR SIZE 600V IMSA 20-1 CABLE SEQUENTAIL FOOT MARK.
Table 1 – Physical and Electrical Data