SPEC 45402

1/C AL 2000V XLPE RHH/RHW-2 Power Cable BLACK SSRTM Type PV

Single Conductor Photovoltaic (Type PV) Power Cable 2000 Volt Aluminum Conductor XLPE Insulation. Sizes 6AWG through 1000 kcmil. Heat, Moisture, and Sunlight Resistant RoHS. 90°C

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Construction:

  1. Conductor:AlumaFlex® Compact Stranded Aluminum Alloy (AA-8176)
  2. Insulation:Southwire’s Super Sunlight Resistant (SSRTM) Cross-linked Polyethylene (XLPE)

Applications and Features:

Southwire’s new Super Sunlight Resistant – SSR Type PV cables are leading the industry with features such as enhanced UV stability, color permanence and aged physical properties, providing you with the most reliable solutions for your PV wiring systems. The cable is available in sizes 6 AWG through 1000 kcmil. The product is approved for use in solar power applications per the NEC article 690 and is rated 90°C for exposed or concealed wiring in wet or dry locations. Individual conductors are stranded aluminum alloy covered with a cross-linked polyethylene (XLPE) insulation and is rated for direct burial. The cable is sunlight resistant, RoHS compliant, passes -40°C cold bend.

Specifications:

  • ASTM B836 Compact Rounded Stranded Aluminum Conductors
  • UL 44 Thermoset-Insulated Wires and Cables
  • UL 854 Service Entrance Cable
  • UL 4703 Standard for Photovoltaic Wire
  • AA 8176 Stranded Aluminum Alloy Conductors
  • Sample Print Legend:

    SOUTHWIRE SSRTM E316464 (UL) PV WIRE XX AWG (XX.X mm2) COMPACT AL.— ALUMAFLEX® AA8176 2000V 90°C WET OR DRY (-40 ?C) SUN RES DIRECT BURIAL OR RHH-RHW-2 2000V — RoHS
    Table 1 – Weights and Measurements
    Stock NumberCond. SizeCond. NumberCond. StrandsDiameter Over ConductorInsul. ThicknessApprox. ODApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo.No.inchmilinchlb/1000ft
    6435766170.169850.33955
    6435804170.213850.38375
    6435831180.2991050.509138
    6435871/01100.3361050.546164
    6435902/01120.3761050.586196
    6435943/01160.4231050.633235
    6435974/01190.4751050.685284
    6418212501220.521200.76342
    6418183001350.571200.81398
    6418153501350.6161200.856452
    6418124001350.6591200.899507
    6414925001350.7361200.976614
    6414956001580.8131351.083751
    6414997501580.9081351.178902
    64193010001581.061351.331166
    All dimensions are nominal and subject to normal manufacturing tolerances
    ◊ Cable marked with this symbol is a standard stock item
    † Ampacities are based on Table 310.16 of the NEC 2020 Edition. Ampacities of insulated conductors rated up to and including 2000 Volts with not more than three current-carrying conductors in raceway, cable or direct buried based on ambient temperature of 30ºC (86ºF).
    Table 2 – Electrical and Engineering Data
    Stock NumberCond. SizeCond. NumberDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CInductive ReactanceMin Bending RadiusAllowable Ampacity In Air 75°C†Allowable Ampacity In Air 90°C†Allowable Ampacity In Raceway At 90°C†
    AWG/KcmilNo.Ω/1000ftΩ/1000ftMΩ/1000ftinchAmpAmpAmp
    643576610.6610.8480.0381.4758555
    643580410.4160.5330.0351.510011575
    643583110.2070.2650.0342155175115
    6435871/010.1640.2110.0332.2180205135
    6435902/010.130.1670.0322.3210235150
    6435943/010.1030.1320.0312.5240270175
    6435974/010.0820.1050.032.7280315205
    64182125010.06940.0890.033315355230
    64181830010.05780.0750.033.2350395260
    64181535010.04950.0640.0293.4395445280
    64181240010.04340.0560.0293.6425480305
    64149250010.03470.0450.0283.9485445350
    64149560010.02890.0380.0285.4545615385
    64149975010.02310.0310.0285.9620700435
    641930100010.01730.0240.0276.7750845500
    † Ampacities are based on Table 310.16 of the NEC 2020 Edition. Ampacities of insulated conductors rated up to and including 2000 Volts with not more than three current-carrying conductors in raceway, cable or direct buried based on ambient temperature of 30ºC (86ºF).
    MBR is based on an operating voltage of less than or equal to 1000 volts. MBR for operating voltages above 1000 Volt is 8 X OD per NEC 300.34.

    Revision: 3.0.00M