SPEC 26101

HVTECK CU 1/C 90NLEPR TS PVC AIA PVC 5kV 100% CSA

Single Conductor, 90 Mils No Lead Ethylene Propylene Rubber (NL-EPR), 100% Insulation Level, Tape Shield, Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Inner Jacket, Aluminum Interlocked Armour (AIA), Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Jacket

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Construction:

  1. Conductor:Class B compressed stranded bare copper per ASTM B3 and ASTM B8
  2. Conductor Shield:Semi-conducting cross-linked copolymer
  3. Insulation:90 Mils No Lead Ethylene Propylene Rubber (NL-EPR) 100% insulation level
  4. Insulation Shield:Strippable semi-conducting cross-linked copolymer
  5. Copper Tape Shield:Helically wrapped 5 mil copper tape with 25% overlap
  6. Inner Jacket:PVC inner jacket
  7. Armour:Aluminum Interlocked Armour (AIA)
  8. Overall Jacket:Orange Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Jacket

Applications and Features:

Southwire's 5kV HVTECK is a CSA armoured cable for industrial and commercial medium voltage applications. Rated FT4, -40°C, Hazardous Locations (HL) and 105°C for use in harsh Canadian environments. For installation in cable trays, duct banks, direct burial, troughs, continuous rigid cable supports and concrete encaseable.

Specifications:

  • ASTM B3 Standard Specification for Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • ASTM B8 Concentric-Lay-Stranded Copper Conductors
  • ASTM B800 8000 Series Aluminum Alloy Wire
  • ASTM B836 Compact Rounded Stranded Aluminum Conductors
  • CSA C22.2 No. 174 Cables in Hazardous Locations
  • CSA C22.2 No. 2556 & No. 0.3 Wire and Cable Test Methods
  • CSA C68.10 Shielded Power Cables for Commercial and Industrial Applications - 5 to 46 KV
  • CSA C68.3 Shielded & Concentric Neutral Power Cable - 5 to 46 kV
  • CSA LTGG [-40°C] - as per C68.10 - for Cold Bend and Impact rating
  • CSA HL - for Hazardous Locations rating
  • CSA SUN RES - for Sunlight Resistant rating
  • ICEA S-93-639 (NEMA WC 74) 5-46 KV Shielded Power Cable
  • ICEA T-29-520 Flame Test (210,000 BTU/Hr)
  • IEEE 383 Flame Test (70,000 btu)
  • IEEE 1202 FT4 Flame Test (70,000) BTU/hr Vertical Tray Test (1/0 and Larger)
  • FT1 Flame Test (1,706 BTU/Hr nominal - Vertical Wire Flame Test)
  • AEIC CS-8 Specification for extruded dielectric shielded power cables rated for 5 through 46KV
  • Sample Print Legend:

    (CSA) SOUTHWIRE (NESC) #P# 1/C [#AWG or #kcmil] CU 90 NLEPR AIA 5kV 100% INS LEVEL 25% TS SUN RES 105°C FT4 HL (-40°C) LTGG RoHS YEAR [SEQUENTIAL METER MARKS]
    Table 1 – Weights and Measurements
    Stock NumberCond. SizeStrandDiameter Over ConductorDiameter Over InsulationInsul. ThicknessDiameter Over Insulation ShieldDia. Over Inner JacketDia. Over ArmourJacket Thickness1Approx. ODApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo.inchinchmilinchinchinchmilinchlb/1000ft
    TBA270.2830.500900.5600.7100.920501.020624
    TBA1190.3220.539900.5990.7490.959501.059701
    TBA1/0190.3620.579900.6390.7890.999501.099794
    TBA2/0190.4050.622900.6820.8321.152501.252979
    TBA3/0190.4560.673900.7330.9131.233501.3331156
    TBA4/0190.5120.729900.7890.9691.289501.3891333
    TBA250370.5580.784900.8441.0241.344501.4441491
    TBA350370.6610.887900.9471.1271.447501.5471877
    TBA500370.7891.015901.0751.2551.575501.6752435
    TBA750610.9681.203901.2631.4431.763601.8833381
    TBA1000611.1171.352901.4121.5921.922602.0424325
    All dimensions are nominal and subject to normal manufacturing tolerances
    ◊ Cable marked with this symbol is a standard stock item
    1 Comply with ICEA S-93-639 Appendix C for jacket thickness determination
    Table 2 – Electrical and Engineering Data
    Cond. SizeMin Bending RadiusMax Pull TensionDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CCapacitive Reactance @ 60HzInductive Reactance @ 60HzZero Sequence Impedance*Positive Sequence Impedance*Phase Short Circuit Current @ 60HzAllowable Ampacity in Vented Cable Tray 90°C‡Allowable Ampacity Directly Buried 90°C‡
    AWG/KcmilinchlbΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftMΩ*1000ftΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftkAmpAmpAmp
    27.15310.1620.2030.0310.0510.553+j0.5320.204+j0.0514.5215221
    17.46700.1290.1610.0280.0490.516+j0.5100.162+j0.0495.7245247
    1/07.78450.1020.1280.0250.0470.487+j0.4880.129+j0.0477.2278275
    2/08.810650.0810.1010.0230.0480.461+j0.4650.102+j0.0489.0317306
    3/09.313420.06420.0800.0210.0460.441+j0.4400.081+j0.04611.4357335
    4/09.716930.0510.0640.0190.0450.426+j0.4150.065+j0.04514.3404369
    25010.120000.04310.0540.0180.0440.416+j0.3920.055+j0.04316.9456412
    35010.828000.03080.0390.0160.0410.398+j0.3520.040+j0.04123.7537456
    50011.740000.02160.0280.0140.0390.379+j0.3090.029+j0.03933.9616497
    75013.260000.01440.0190.0120.0370.355+j0.2590.020+j0.03750.8706551
    100014.380000.01080.0150.0100.0360.337+j0.2260.016+j0.03567.8813596
    * Calculations are based on three cables triplexed / 5 mil 25 % over lapping copper tape shield / Conductor temperature of 90°C / Shield temperature of 45°C / Earth resistivity of 100 ohms-meter
    † Ampacities are based on Table D17M of the 2015 Canadian Electrical Code Part I (40°C Ambient Air Temperature, indoor installation)
    ‡ Ampacities are based on Table D17A of the 2015 Canadian Electrical Code Part I
    Table 3 – Weights and Measurements (Metric)
    Stock NumberCond. SizeStrandDiameter Over ConductorDiameter Over InsulationInsul. ThicknessDiameter Over Insulation ShieldDia. Over Inner JacketDia. Over ArmourJacket Thickness1Approx. ODApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo.mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmkg/km
    TBA277.1912.702.2914.2218.0323.371.2725.91929
    TBA1198.1813.692.2915.2119.0224.361.2726.901043
    TBA1/0199.1914.712.2916.2320.0425.371.2727.911182
    TBA2/01910.2915.802.2917.3221.1329.261.2731.801457
    TBA3/01911.5817.092.2918.6223.1931.321.2733.861720
    TBA4/01913.0018.522.2920.0424.6132.741.2735.281984
    TBA2503714.1719.912.2921.4426.0134.141.2736.682219
    TBA3503716.7922.532.2924.0528.6336.751.2739.292793
    TBA5003720.0425.782.2927.3031.8840.001.2742.553624
    TBA7506124.5930.562.2932.0836.6544.781.5247.835031
    TBA10006128.3734.342.2935.8640.4448.821.5251.876436
    All dimensions are nominal and subject to normal manufacturing tolerances
    ◊ Cable marked with this symbol is a standard stock item
    1 Comply with ICEA S-93-639 Appendix C for jacket thickness determination
    Table 4 – Electrical and Engineering Data (Metric)
    Cond. SizeMin Bending RadiusMax Pull TensionDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CCapacitive Reactance @ 60HzInductive Reactance @ 60HzZero Sequence Impedance*Positive Sequence Impedance*Phase Short Circuit Current @ 60HzAllowable Ampacity in Vented Cable Tray 90°C‡Allowable Ampacity Directly Buried 90°C‡
    AWG/KcmilmmnewtonΩ/kmΩ/kmMΩ*kmΩ/kmΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftkAmpAmpAmp
    2180.3423630.53150.670.00940.16730.553+j0.5320.204+j0.0514.5215221
    1187.9629820.42320.530.00850.16080.516+j0.5100.162+j0.0495.7245247
    1/0195.5837600.33460.420.00760.15420.487+j0.4880.129+j0.0477.2278275
    2/0223.5247390.26570.330.00700.15750.461+j0.4650.102+j0.0489.0317306
    3/0236.2259720.21060.260.00640.15090.441+j0.4400.081+j0.04611.4357335
    4/0246.3875340.16730.210.00580.14760.426+j0.4150.065+j0.04514.3404369
    250256.5489000.14140.180.00550.14440.416+j0.3920.055+j0.04316.9456412
    350274.32124600.10100.130.00490.13450.398+j0.3520.040+j0.04123.7537456
    500297.18178000.07090.090.00430.12800.379+j0.3090.029+j0.03933.9616497
    750335.28267000.04720.060.00370.12140.355+j0.2590.020+j0.03750.8706551
    1000363.22356000.03540.050.00300.11810.337+j0.2260.016+j0.03567.8813596
    * Calculations are based on three cables triplexed / 5 mil 25 % over lapping copper tape shield / Conductor temperature of 90°C / Shield temperature of 45°C / Earth resistivity of 100 ohms-meter
    † Ampacities are based on Table D17M of the 2015 Canadian Electrical Code Part I (40°C Ambient Air Temperature, indoor installation)
    ‡ Ampacities are based on Table D17A of the 2015 Canadian Electrical Code Part I

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