SPEC 26311

HVTECK CU 1/C 175TRXLPE TS PVC AIA PVC 15kV 100% CSA

Single Conductor, 175 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:175 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:Red Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Jacket

Applications and Features:

Southwire's 15kV 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 175 TRXLPE AIA 15kV 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
    TBA270.2830.6701750.7300.8801.200501.300828
    TBA1190.3220.7091750.7690.9491.269501.369945
    TBA1/0190.3620.7491750.8090.9891.309501.4091045
    TBA2/0190.4050.7921750.8521.0321.352501.4521165
    6720093/0190.4560.8431750.9031.0831.403501.5031314
    TBA4/0190.5120.8991750.9591.1391.459501.5591496
    TBA250370.5580.9541751.0141.1941.514501.6141659
    TBA350370.6611.0571751.1171.2971.617501.7172052
    TBA500370.7891.1851751.2451.4251.745601.8652655
    TBA750610.9681.3731751.4331.6131.943602.0633645
    TBA1000611.1171.5221751.5821.8222.152602.2724667
    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
    29.15310.1620.2030.0590.0570.565+j0.4520.204+j0.0574.8215221
    19.66700.1290.1610.0540.0550.523+j0.4330.162+j0.0556.0245247
    1/09.98450.1020.1280.0490.0530.490+j0.4150.129+j0.0537.6278275
    2/010.210650.0810.1010.0460.0510.463+j0.3960.102+j0.0519.6317306
    3/010.513420.06420.0800.0420.0490.441+j0.3750.081+j0.04912.1357335
    4/010.916930.0510.0640.0380.0470.422+j0.3540.065+j0.04715.2404369
    25011.320000.04310.0540.0360.0460.409+j0.3350.055+j0.04618.0456412
    35012.028000.03080.0390.0320.0440.387+j0.3020.040+j0.04425.2537456
    50013.140000.02160.0280.0280.0410.365+j0.2670.029+j0.04136.0616497
    75014.460000.01440.0190.0240.0390.339+j0.2250.020+j0.03953.9706551
    100015.980000.01080.0150.0210.0380.320+j0.1990.016+j0.03871.9813596
    * 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
    TBA277.1917.024.4418.5422.3530.481.2733.021232
    TBA1198.1818.014.4419.5324.1032.231.2734.771406
    TBA1/0199.1919.024.4420.5525.1233.251.2735.791555
    TBA2/01910.2920.124.4421.6426.2134.341.2736.881734
    6720093/01911.5821.414.4422.9427.5135.641.2738.181955
    TBA4/01913.0022.834.4424.3628.9337.061.2739.602226
    TBA2503714.1724.234.4425.7630.3338.461.2741.002469
    TBA3503716.7926.854.4428.3732.9441.071.2743.613054
    TBA5003720.0430.104.4431.6236.2044.321.5247.373951
    TBA7506124.5934.874.4436.4040.9749.351.5252.405424
    TBA10006128.3738.664.4440.1846.2854.661.5257.716945
    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
    2231.1423630.53150.670.01800.18700.565+j0.4520.204+j0.0574.8215221
    1243.8429820.42320.530.01650.18040.523+j0.4330.162+j0.0556.0245247
    1/0251.4637600.33460.420.01490.17390.490+j0.4150.129+j0.0537.6278275
    2/0259.0847390.26570.330.01400.16730.463+j0.3960.102+j0.0519.6317306
    3/0266.7059720.21060.260.01280.16080.441+j0.3750.081+j0.04912.1357335
    4/0276.8675340.16730.210.01160.15420.422+j0.3540.065+j0.04715.2404369
    250287.0289000.14140.180.01100.15090.409+j0.3350.055+j0.04618.0456412
    350304.80124600.10100.130.00980.14440.387+j0.3020.040+j0.04425.2537456
    500332.74178000.07090.090.00850.13450.365+j0.2670.029+j0.04136.0616497
    750365.76267000.04720.060.00730.12800.339+j0.2250.020+j0.03953.9706551
    1000403.86356000.03540.050.00640.12470.320+j0.1990.016+j0.03871.9813596
    * 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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