SPEC 26121

HVTECK AL 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 compact stranded 8000 Series aluminum per ASTM B800 and ASTM B836
  2. Conductor Shield:Semi-conducting cross-linked copolymer; A conductor separator is used for cable size larger than or equal to 500 Kcmil
  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 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] CPT AL 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
    TBA270.2680.485900.5450.6950.905501.005468
    TBA1190.2990.516900.5760.7260.936501.036504
    TBA1/0190.3360.553900.6130.7630.973501.073548
    TBA2/0190.3760.593900.6530.8031.013501.113599
    TBA3/0190.4230.640900.7000.8501.170501.270734
    TBA4/0190.4750.692900.7520.9321.252501.352845
    TBA250370.5200.746900.8060.9861.306501.406924
    TBA350370.6160.842900.9021.0821.402501.5021088
    TBA500370.7360.962901.0221.2021.522501.6221317
    TBA750610.9081.165901.2251.4051.725601.8451749
    TBA1000611.0601.317901.3771.5571.877601.9972100
    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
    27.03980.2660.3340.0320.0520.681+j0.5410.335+j0.0522.9169176
    17.35020.2110.2650.0290.0500.617+j0.5230.266+j0.0503.7194198
    1/07.56340.1680.2110.0270.0480.567+j0.5020.212+j0.0484.7222223
    2/07.87990.1330.1670.0250.0470.527+j0.4810.168+j0.0475.9255250
    3/08.910070.1050.1320.0220.0470.493+j0.4560.133+j0.0477.4290278
    4/09.512700.08360.1050.0200.0460.467+j0.4310.106+j0.0469.4329309
    2509.815000.07070.0890.0190.0450.451+j0.4080.090+j0.04411.1370347
    35010.521000.05050.0640.0170.0420.425+j0.3690.065+j0.04215.5446402
    50011.430000.03540.0450.0140.0400.400+j0.3260.046+j0.04022.1533451
    75012.945000.02360.0300.0130.0380.369+j0.2680.031+j0.03833.2631500
    100014.060000.01770.0230.0120.0360.348+j0.2330.024+j0.03644.3707539
    * 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
    TBA276.8112.322.2913.8417.6522.991.2725.53696
    TBA1197.5913.112.2914.6318.4423.771.2726.31750
    TBA1/0198.5314.052.2915.5719.3824.711.2727.25816
    TBA2/0199.5515.062.2916.5920.4025.731.2728.27891
    TBA3/01910.7416.262.2917.7821.5929.721.2732.261092
    TBA4/01912.0717.582.2919.1023.6731.801.2734.341257
    TBA2503713.2118.952.2920.4725.0433.171.2735.711375
    TBA3503715.6521.392.2922.9127.4835.611.2738.151619
    TBA5003718.6924.432.2925.9630.5338.661.2741.201960
    TBA7506123.0629.592.2931.1235.6943.821.5246.862603
    TBA10006126.9233.452.2934.9839.5547.681.5250.723125
    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
    2177.8017710.87271.100.00980.17060.681+j0.5410.335+j0.0522.9169176
    1185.4222340.69230.870.00880.16400.617+j0.5230.266+j0.0503.7194198
    1/0190.5028210.55120.690.00820.15750.567+j0.5020.212+j0.0484.7222223
    2/0198.1235560.43640.550.00760.15420.527+j0.4810.168+j0.0475.9255250
    3/0226.0644810.34450.430.00670.15420.493+j0.4560.133+j0.0477.4290278
    4/0241.3056520.27430.340.00610.15090.467+j0.4310.106+j0.0469.4329309
    250248.9266750.23200.290.00580.14760.451+j0.4080.090+j0.04411.1370347
    350266.7093450.16570.210.00520.13780.425+j0.3690.065+j0.04215.5446402
    500289.56133500.11610.150.00430.13120.400+j0.3260.046+j0.04022.1533451
    750327.66200250.07740.100.00400.12470.369+j0.2680.031+j0.03833.2631500
    1000355.60267000.05810.080.00370.11810.348+j0.2330.024+j0.03644.3707539
    * 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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