SPEC 26151

HVTECK CU 3/C 90TRXLPE TS PVC AIA PVC 5kV 100% CSA

3 Conductor, 90 Mils Tree Retardant Cross Linked Polyethylene, 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 Tree Retardant Cross Linked Polyethylene 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. Filler:Non-wicking, non-hygroscopic and flame retardant polypropylene filler
  7. Grounding Conductor:Class B compressed stranded bare copper ground per ASTM B3 and ASTM B8
  8. Binder:Polypropylene tape
  9. Inner Jacket:PVC inner jacket
  10. Armour:Aluminum Interlocked Armour (AIA)
  11. 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
  • 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
  • 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# 3/C [#AWG or #kcmil] CU 90 TRXLPE 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 ShieldGround SizeDia. Over Inner JacketDia. Over ArmourJacket Thickness1Approx. ODApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo.inchinchmilinchAWGinchinchmilinchlb/1000ft
    TBA270.2830.500900.56061.4251.745601.8651885
    TBA1190.3220.539900.59961.5091.829601.9492124
    TBA1/0190.3620.579900.63961.5951.915602.0352415
    TBA2/0190.4050.622900.68261.6882.018602.1382830
    TBA3/0190.4560.673900.73341.8582.188602.3083444
    TBA4/0190.5120.729900.78941.9792.309602.4293991
    TBA250370.5580.784900.84442.0982.428602.5484484
    590630350370.6610.887900.94732.3212.651752.8015793
    TBA500370.7891.015901.07532.5972.927753.0777533
    590631750610.9681.203901.26323.0533.383853.55310652
    TBA1000611.1171.352901.41213.3753.705853.87513482
    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
    213.115930.1620.2030.0390.0380.568+j0.5400.203+j0.0384.8172201
    113.620090.1290.1610.0350.0370.530+j0.5170.161+j0.0376.0197228
    1/014.225340.1020.1280.0320.0350.500+j0.4940.128+j0.0357.6225257
    2/015.031940.0810.1020.0290.0340.477+j0.4700.102+j0.0349.6260292
    3/016.240270.06420.0810.0260.0330.457+j0.4440.081+j0.03312.1297330
    4/017.050780.0510.0640.0240.0320.440+j0.4180.064+j0.03215.2342372
    25017.860000.04310.0540.0230.0320.428+j0.3940.054+j0.03218.0376410
    35019.684000.03080.0390.0200.0300.408+j0.3530.039+j0.03025.2460487
    50021.5120000.02160.0280.0170.0290.387+j0.3090.028+j0.02936.0556573
    75024.9180000.01440.0200.0150.0280.362+j0.2580.020+j0.02853.9678668
    100027.1240000.01080.0160.0130.0270.343+j0.2250.017+j0.02771.9798772
    * Calculations are based on 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 D17N of the 2015 Canadian Electrical Code Part I (40°C Ambient Air Temperature, indoor installation)
    ‡ Ampacities are based on Table D17E of the 2015 Canadian Electrical Code Part I
    Table 3 – Weights and Measurements (Metric)
    Stock NumberCond. SizeStrandDiameter Over ConductorDiameter Over InsulationInsul. ThicknessDiameter Over Insulation ShieldGround SizeDia. Over Inner JacketDia. Over ArmourJacket Thickness1Approx. ODApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo.mmmmmmmmAWGmmmmmmmmkg/km
    TBA277.1912.702.2914.22636.2044.321.5247.372805
    TBA1198.1813.692.2915.21638.3346.461.5249.503161
    TBA1/0199.1914.712.2916.23640.5148.641.5251.693594
    TBA2/01910.2915.802.2917.32642.8851.261.5254.314212
    TBA3/01911.5817.092.2918.62447.1955.581.5258.625125
    TBA4/01913.0018.522.2920.04450.2758.651.5261.705939
    TBA2503714.1719.912.2921.44453.2961.671.5264.726673
    5906303503716.7922.532.2924.05358.9567.341.9171.158621
    TBA5003720.0425.782.2927.30365.9674.351.9178.1611210
    5906317506124.5930.562.2932.08277.5585.932.1690.2515852
    TBA10006128.3734.342.2935.86185.7394.112.1698.4320063
    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
    2332.7470890.53150.670.01190.12470.568+j0.5400.203+j0.0384.8172201
    1345.4489400.42320.530.01070.12140.530+j0.5170.161+j0.0376.0197228
    1/0360.68112760.33460.420.00980.11480.500+j0.4940.128+j0.0357.6225257
    2/0381.00142130.26570.330.00880.11150.477+j0.4700.102+j0.0349.6260292
    3/0411.48179200.21060.270.00790.10830.457+j0.4440.081+j0.03312.1297330
    4/0431.80225970.16730.210.00730.10500.440+j0.4180.064+j0.03215.2342372
    250452.12267000.14140.180.00700.10500.428+j0.3940.054+j0.03218.0376410
    350497.84373800.10100.130.00610.09840.408+j0.3530.039+j0.03025.2460487
    500546.10534000.07090.090.00520.09510.387+j0.3090.028+j0.02936.0556573
    750632.46801000.04720.070.00460.09190.362+j0.2580.020+j0.02853.9678668
    1000688.341068000.03540.050.00400.08860.343+j0.2250.017+j0.02771.9798772
    * Calculations are based on 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 D17N of the 2015 Canadian Electrical Code Part I (40°C Ambient Air Temperature, indoor installation)
    ‡ Ampacities are based on Table D17E of the 2015 Canadian Electrical Code Part I

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