SPEC 45410

1/C AL 2000V XLPE RHH/RHW-2 Power Cable 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: Cross-linked Polyethylene (XLPE)

Applications and Features:

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, oil resistant PRI and PRII, 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
  • VW-1 Vertical-Wire Flame Test (Optional)
  • AA 8176 Stranded Aluminum Alloy Conductors
  • Sample Print Legend:

    SOUTHWIRE E316464 MASTER-DESIGN {UL} PV WIRE XXX KCMIL (XXX.XXX{mm2}) COMPACT AL. --- AlumaFlex{R} AA8176 2000V 90{D}C WET OR DRY -40{D}C SUN RES DIRECT BURIAL OR RHH-RHW-2 2000V --- RoHS {MMM/DD/YYYY} {SEQUENTIAL FOOTAGE MARKS} SEQ FEET
    Table 1 – Weights and Measurements
    Stock NumberCond. SizeCond. NumberCond. StrandsDiameter Over ConductorInsul. ThicknessApprox. ODApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo.No.inchmilinchlb/1000ft
    5858436170.169850.33955
    5866734170.213850.38375
    5866722180.268850.438104
    6198791180.2991050.509138
    5912561/01100.3361050.546164
    5836732/01120.3761050.586196
    5771003/01160.4231050.633235
    5836784/01190.4751050.685284
    5771012501220.521200.76342
    5842903001350.571200.81398
    5821743501350.6161200.856452
    5842914001350.6591200.899507
    5822675001350.7361200.976614
    5854996001580.8131351.100751
    5860137501580.9081351.178902
    64138710001581.061351.331166
    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. SizeCond. NumberDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CInductive ReactanceMin Bending RadiusAllowable Ampacity In Raceway At 60°C†Allowable Ampacity In Raceway At 75°C†Allowable Ampacity In Raceway At 90°C†
    AWG/KcmilNo.Ω/1000ftΩ/1000ftMΩ/1000ftinchAmpAmpAmp
    585843610.6610.8480.0382.71405055
    586673410.4160.5330.0353.06556575
    586672210.2660.3340.3333.57590100
    619879110.2070.2650.0344.0785100115
    5912561/010.1640.2110.0334.37100120135
    5836732/010.130.1670.0324.69115135150
    5771003/010.1030.1320.0315.06130155175
    5836784/010.0820.1050.035.48150180205
    57710125010.06940.0890.036.08170205230
    58429030010.05780.0750.036.48195230260
    58217435010.04950.0640.0296.85210250280
    58429140010.04340.0560.0297.19225270305
    58226750010.03470.0450.0287.81260310350
    58549960010.02890.0380.0288.66285340385
    58601375010.02310.0310.0289.42320385435
    641387100010.01730.0240.02710.64375445500
    † Ampacities are based on Table 310.15 (B)(16) of the NEC, 2017 Edition. Ampacities of insulated conductors rated up to and including 2000 Volts, based on ambient temperature of 30°C (86°F)

    Stock Codes and Colors

    SizeBLKBRNORGYLWWHTREDGRN
    #1619879TBATBATBATBATBA589051
    3/0577100TBATBATBA577843TBATBA
    4/0583678TBATBATBA597698TBATBA
    250Kcmil577101TBATBATBA577844TBATBA
    300Kcmil584290TBATBATBA589170TBATBA
    350Kcmil582174TBATBATBA597996TBATBA
    500Kcmil582267TBATBATBA586671588797TBA
    600Kcmil585499TBATBATBA591247588799TBA
    750Kcmil586013TBATBATBA589375592619TBA
    1000Kcmil641387580010580011580012641386TBATBA

    Revision: 3.0.00M