SPEC 26331

HVTECK AL 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 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: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 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 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
    TBA270.2680.6551750.7150.8651.185501.285670
    TBA1190.2990.6861750.7460.9261.246501.346744
    TBA1/0190.3360.7231750.7830.9631.283501.383794
    TBA2/0190.3760.7631750.8231.0031.323501.423852
    TBA3/0190.4230.8101750.8701.0501.370501.470923
    TBA4/0190.4750.8621750.9221.1021.422501.5221005
    TBA250370.5200.9161750.9761.1561.476501.5761088
    TBA350370.6161.0121751.0721.2521.572501.6721260
    TBA500370.7361.1321751.1921.3721.692601.8121532
    TBA750610.9081.3351751.3951.5751.895602.0151949
    TBA1000611.0601.4871751.5471.7272.057602.1772377
    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
    29.03980.2660.3340.0610.0580.695+j0.4600.335+j0.0583.1169176
    19.45020.2110.2650.0570.0560.627+j0.4440.266+j0.0563.9194198
    1/09.76340.1680.2110.0520.0540.573+j0.4270.212+j0.0545.0222223
    2/010.07990.1330.1670.0480.0520.529+j0.4090.168+j0.0526.3255250
    3/010.310070.1050.1320.0440.0500.494+j0.3890.133+j0.0507.9290278
    4/010.712700.08360.1050.0410.0480.465+j0.3680.106+j0.0489.9329309
    25011.015000.07070.0890.0390.0470.446+j0.3480.090+j0.04711.8370347
    35011.721000.05050.0640.0340.0450.415+j0.3160.065+j0.04516.4446402
    50012.730000.03540.0450.0290.0420.387+j0.2810.046+j0.04223.5533451
    75014.145000.02360.0300.0260.0400.354+j0.2340.031+j0.04035.3631500
    100015.260000.01770.0230.0230.0380.332+j0.2050.024+j0.03847.0707539
    * 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
    TBA276.8116.644.4418.1621.9730.101.2732.64997
    TBA1197.5917.424.4418.9523.5231.651.2734.191107
    TBA1/0198.5318.364.4419.8924.4632.591.2735.131182
    TBA2/0199.5519.384.4420.9025.4833.601.2736.141268
    TBA3/01910.7420.574.4422.1026.6734.801.2737.341374
    TBA4/01912.0721.894.4423.4227.9936.121.2738.661496
    TBA2503713.2123.274.4424.7929.3637.491.2740.031619
    TBA3503715.6525.704.4427.2331.8039.931.2742.471875
    TBA5003718.6928.754.4430.2834.8542.981.5246.022280
    TBA7506123.0633.914.4435.4340.0048.131.5251.182900
    TBA10006126.9237.774.4439.2943.8752.251.5255.303537
    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
    2228.6017710.87271.100.01860.19030.695+j0.4600.335+j0.0583.1169176
    1238.7622340.69230.870.01740.18370.627+j0.4440.266+j0.0563.9194198
    1/0246.3828210.55120.690.01580.17720.573+j0.4270.212+j0.0545.0222223
    2/0254.0035560.43640.550.01460.17060.529+j0.4090.168+j0.0526.3255250
    3/0261.6244810.34450.430.01340.16400.494+j0.3890.133+j0.0507.9290278
    4/0271.7856520.27430.340.01250.15750.465+j0.3680.106+j0.0489.9329309
    250279.4066750.23200.290.01190.15420.446+j0.3480.090+j0.04711.8370347
    350297.1893450.16570.210.01040.14760.415+j0.3160.065+j0.04516.4446402
    500322.58133500.11610.150.00880.13780.387+j0.2810.046+j0.04223.5533451
    750358.14200250.07740.100.00790.13120.354+j0.2340.031+j0.04035.3631500
    1000386.08267000.05810.080.00700.12470.332+j0.2050.024+j0.03847.0707539
    * 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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