SPEC 26231

HVTECK AL 1/C 115TRXLPE TS PVC AIA PVC 8kV 100% CSA

Single Conductor, 115 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 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:115 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. 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 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 115 TRXLPE AIA 8kV 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
    TBA270.2680.5351150.5950.7450.955501.055496
    TBA1190.2990.5661150.6260.7760.986501.086532
    TBA1/0190.3360.6031150.6630.8131.023501.123577
    TBA2/0190.3760.6431150.7030.8531.173501.273700
    TBA3/0190.4230.6901150.7500.9301.250501.350800
    TBA4/0190.4750.7421150.8020.9821.302501.402879
    TBA250370.5200.7961150.8561.0361.356501.456957
    TBA350370.6160.8921150.9521.1321.452501.5521122
    TBA500370.7361.0121151.0721.2521.572501.6721352
    TBA750610.9081.2151151.2751.4551.775601.8951785
    TBA1000611.0601.3671151.4271.6071.937602.0572197
    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
    27.43980.2660.3340.0470.0530.688+j0.5160.335+j0.0533.1169176
    17.65020.2110.2650.0430.0510.623+j0.4990.266+j0.0513.9194198
    1/07.96340.1680.2110.0400.0490.572+j0.4790.212+j0.0495.0222223
    2/08.97990.1330.1670.0370.0500.528+j0.4570.168+j0.0506.3255250
    3/09.510070.1050.1320.0330.0480.494+j0.4350.133+j0.0487.9290278
    4/09.812700.08360.1050.0300.0470.467+j0.4110.106+j0.0479.9329309
    25010.215000.07070.0890.0290.0450.451+j0.3890.090+j0.04511.8370347
    35010.921000.05050.0640.0250.0430.423+j0.3520.065+j0.04316.4446402
    50011.730000.03540.0450.0220.0410.396+j0.3120.046+j0.04023.5533451
    75013.345000.02360.0300.0200.0390.365+j0.2570.031+j0.03935.3631500
    100014.460000.01770.0230.0170.0370.343+j0.2240.024+j0.03747.0707539
    * 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
    TBA276.8113.592.9215.1118.9224.261.2726.80738
    TBA1197.5914.382.9215.9019.7125.041.2727.58792
    TBA1/0198.5315.322.9216.8420.6525.981.2728.52859
    TBA2/0199.5516.332.9217.8621.6729.791.2732.331042
    TBA3/01910.7417.532.9219.0523.6231.751.2734.291191
    TBA4/01912.0718.852.9220.3724.9433.071.2735.611308
    TBA2503713.2120.222.9221.7426.3134.441.2736.981424
    TBA3503715.6522.662.9224.1828.7536.881.2739.421670
    TBA5003718.6925.702.9227.2331.8039.931.2742.472012
    TBA7506123.0630.862.9232.3936.9645.081.5248.132656
    TBA10006126.9234.722.9236.2540.8249.201.5252.253269
    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
    2187.9617710.87271.100.01430.17390.688+j0.5160.335+j0.0533.1169176
    1193.0422340.69230.870.01310.16730.623+j0.4990.266+j0.0513.9194198
    1/0200.6628210.55120.690.01220.16080.572+j0.4790.212+j0.0495.0222223
    2/0226.0635560.43640.550.01130.16400.528+j0.4570.168+j0.0506.3255250
    3/0241.3044810.34450.430.01010.15750.494+j0.4350.133+j0.0487.9290278
    4/0248.9256520.27430.340.00910.15420.467+j0.4110.106+j0.0479.9329309
    250259.0866750.23200.290.00880.14760.451+j0.3890.090+j0.04511.8370347
    350276.8693450.16570.210.00760.14110.423+j0.3520.065+j0.04316.4446402
    500297.18133500.11610.150.00670.13450.396+j0.3120.046+j0.04023.5533451
    750337.82200250.07740.100.00610.12800.365+j0.2570.031+j0.03935.3631500
    1000365.76267000.05810.080.00520.12140.343+j0.2240.024+j0.03747.0707539
    * 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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