SPEC 26212

HVTECK CU 1/C 140TRXLPE TS PVC AIA PVC 8kV 133% CSA

Single Conductor, 140 Mils Tree Retardant Cross Linked Polyethylene, 133% 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:140 Mils Tree Retardant Cross Linked Polyethylene 133% 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 8kV 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 (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 140 TRXLPE AIA 8kV 133% 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
    TBA270.2830.6001400.6600.8101.020501.120694
    TBA1190.3220.6391400.6990.8491.169501.269844
    TBA1/0190.3620.6791400.7390.9191.239501.339975
    TBA2/0190.4050.7221400.7820.9621.282501.3821093
    TBA3/0190.4560.7731400.8331.0131.333501.4331240
    TBA4/0190.5120.8291400.8891.0691.389501.4891419
    TBA250370.5580.8841400.9441.1241.444501.5441580
    TBA350370.6610.9871401.0471.2271.547501.6471969
    TBA500370.7891.1151401.1751.3551.675601.7952564
    TBA750610.9681.3031401.3631.5431.863601.9833486
    TBA1000611.1171.4521401.5121.6922.022602.1424439
    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
    27.85310.1620.2030.0510.0530.563+j0.4840.204+j0.0534.8215221
    18.96700.1290.1610.0470.0530.521+j0.4630.162+j0.0536.0245247
    1/09.48450.1020.1280.0430.0520.489+j0.4430.129+j0.0527.6278275
    2/09.710650.0810.1010.0390.0500.463+j0.4230.102+j0.0509.6317306
    3/010.013420.06420.0800.0360.0480.442+j0.4000.081+j0.04812.1357335
    4/010.416930.0510.0640.0330.0460.425+j0.3770.065+j0.04615.2404369
    25010.820000.04310.0540.0310.0450.413+j0.3570.055+j0.04518.0456412
    35011.528000.03080.0390.0270.0430.392+j0.3210.040+j0.04325.2537456
    50012.640000.02160.0280.0240.0410.371+j0.2830.029+j0.04136.0616497
    75013.960000.01440.0190.0200.0380.346+j0.2380.020+j0.03853.9706551
    100015.080000.01080.0150.0180.0370.327+j0.2090.016+j0.03771.9813596
    * 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
    TBA277.1915.243.5616.7620.5725.911.2728.451033
    TBA1198.1816.233.5617.7521.5629.691.2732.231256
    TBA1/0199.1917.253.5618.7723.3431.471.2734.011451
    TBA2/01910.2918.343.5619.8624.4332.561.2735.101627
    TBA3/01911.5819.633.5621.1625.7333.861.2736.401845
    TBA4/01913.0021.063.5622.5827.1535.281.2737.822112
    TBA2503714.1722.453.5623.9828.5536.681.2739.222351
    TBA3503716.7925.073.5626.5931.1739.291.2741.832930
    TBA5003720.0428.323.5629.8534.4242.551.5245.593816
    TBA7506124.5933.103.5634.6239.1947.321.5250.375188
    TBA10006128.3736.883.5638.4042.9851.361.5254.416606
    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
    2198.1223630.53150.670.01550.17390.563+j0.4840.204+j0.0534.8215221
    1226.0629820.42320.530.01430.17390.521+j0.4630.162+j0.0536.0245247
    1/0238.7637600.33460.420.01310.17060.489+j0.4430.129+j0.0527.6278275
    2/0246.3847390.26570.330.01190.16400.463+j0.4230.102+j0.0509.6317306
    3/0254.0059720.21060.260.01100.15750.442+j0.4000.081+j0.04812.1357335
    4/0264.1675340.16730.210.01010.15090.425+j0.3770.065+j0.04615.2404369
    250274.3289000.14140.180.00940.14760.413+j0.3570.055+j0.04518.0456412
    350292.10124600.10100.130.00820.14110.392+j0.3210.040+j0.04325.2537456
    500320.04178000.07090.090.00730.13450.371+j0.2830.029+j0.04136.0616497
    750353.06267000.04720.060.00610.12470.346+j0.2380.020+j0.03853.9706551
    1000381.00356000.03540.050.00550.12140.327+j0.2090.016+j0.03771.9813596
    * 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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