SPEC 26232

HVTECK AL 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 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: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 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 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
    TBA270.2680.5851400.6450.7951.005501.105537
    TBA1190.2990.6161400.6760.8261.146501.246645
    TBA1/0190.3360.6531400.7130.8631.183501.283693
    TBA2/0190.3760.6931400.7530.9331.253501.353781
    TBA3/0190.4230.7401400.8000.9801.300501.400850
    TBA4/0190.4750.7921400.8521.0321.352501.452930
    TBA250370.5200.8461400.9061.0861.406501.5061011
    TBA350370.6160.9421401.0021.1821.502501.6021178
    672085500370.7361.0621401.1221.3021.622501.7221412
    TBA750610.9081.2651401.3251.5051.825601.9451852
    TBA1000611.0601.4171401.4771.6571.987602.1072271
    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
    27.73980.2660.3340.0530.0540.693+j0.4920.335+j0.0543.1169176
    18.75020.2110.2650.0490.0550.624+j0.4750.266+j0.0543.9194198
    1/09.06340.1680.2110.0450.0530.572+j0.4560.212+j0.0525.0222223
    2/09.57990.1330.1670.0420.0510.529+j0.4360.168+j0.0516.3255250
    3/09.810070.1050.1320.0380.0490.494+j0.4150.133+j0.0497.9290278
    4/010.212700.08360.1050.0350.0470.467+j0.3920.106+j0.0479.9329309
    25010.515000.07070.0890.0330.0460.450+j0.3710.090+j0.04611.8370347
    35011.221000.05050.0640.0290.0440.420+j0.3360.065+j0.04416.4446402
    50012.130000.03540.0450.0250.0410.393+j0.2980.046+j0.04123.5533451
    75013.645000.02360.0300.0230.0390.360+j0.2470.031+j0.03935.3631500
    100014.760000.01770.0230.0200.0370.339+j0.2160.024+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
    TBA276.8114.863.5616.3820.1925.531.2728.07799
    TBA1197.5915.653.5617.1720.9829.111.2731.65960
    TBA1/0198.5316.593.5618.1121.9230.051.2732.591031
    TBA2/0199.5517.603.5619.1323.7031.831.2734.371162
    TBA3/01910.7418.803.5620.3224.8933.021.2735.561265
    TBA4/01912.0720.123.5621.6426.2134.341.2736.881384
    TBA2503713.2121.493.5623.0127.5835.711.2738.251505
    TBA3503715.6523.933.5625.4530.0238.151.2740.691753
    6720855003718.6926.973.5628.5033.0741.201.2743.742101
    TBA7506123.0632.133.5633.6538.2346.361.5249.402756
    TBA10006126.9235.993.5637.5242.0950.471.5253.523380
    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
    2195.5817710.87271.100.01620.17720.693+j0.4920.335+j0.0543.1169176
    1220.9822340.69230.870.01490.18040.624+j0.4750.266+j0.0543.9194198
    1/0228.6028210.55120.690.01370.17390.572+j0.4560.212+j0.0525.0222223
    2/0241.3035560.43640.550.01280.16730.529+j0.4360.168+j0.0516.3255250
    3/0248.9244810.34450.430.01160.16080.494+j0.4150.133+j0.0497.9290278
    4/0259.0856520.27430.340.01070.15420.467+j0.3920.106+j0.0479.9329309
    250266.7066750.23200.290.01010.15090.450+j0.3710.090+j0.04611.8370347
    350284.4893450.16570.210.00880.14440.420+j0.3360.065+j0.04416.4446402
    500307.34133500.11610.150.00760.13450.393+j0.2980.046+j0.04123.5533451
    750345.44200250.07740.100.00700.12800.360+j0.2470.031+j0.03935.3631500
    1000373.38267000.05810.080.00610.12140.339+j0.2160.024+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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