SPEC 26421

HVTECK AL 1/C 260NLEPR TS PVC AIA PVC 25kV 100% CSA

Single Conductor, 260 Mils No Lead Ethylene Propylene Rubber (NL-EPR), 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:260 Mils No Lead Ethylene Propylene Rubber (NL-EPR) 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:Black Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Jacket

Applications and Features:

Southwire's 25kV 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 260 NLEPR AIA 25kV 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
    TBA1190.2990.8562600.9161.0961.416501.516967
    TBA1/0190.3360.8932600.9531.1331.453501.5531025
    TBA2/0190.3760.9332600.9931.1731.493501.5931090
    TBA3/0190.4230.9802601.0401.2201.540501.6401169
    TBA4/0190.4751.0322601.0921.2721.592501.6921261
    TBA250370.5201.0862601.1461.3261.646501.7461354
    TBA350370.6161.1822601.2421.4221.742601.8621578
    TBA500370.7361.3022601.3621.5421.862601.9821842
    TBA750610.9081.5052601.5651.7452.075602.1952362
    TBA1000611.0601.6572601.7171.9572.287602.4072886
    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
    110.65020.2110.2650.0570.0590.625+j0.3810.266+j0.0593.7193194
    1/010.96340.1680.2110.0530.0570.570+j0.3660.212+j0.0574.7221219
    2/011.27990.1330.1670.0490.0550.523+j0.3500.168+j0.0555.9253246
    3/011.510070.1050.1320.0450.0530.486+j0.3340.133+j0.0537.4288275
    4/011.812700.08360.1050.0420.0510.455+j0.3160.106+j0.0519.4327305
    25012.215000.07070.0890.0400.0500.435+j0.3000.090+j0.04911.1367343
    35013.021000.05050.0640.0350.0470.402+j0.2740.065+j0.04715.5443399
    50013.930000.03540.0450.0310.0440.372+j0.2450.046+j0.04422.1529451
    75015.445000.02360.0300.0270.0420.337+j0.2060.031+j0.04233.2633505
    100016.860000.01770.0230.0240.0410.316+j0.1820.024+j0.04044.3711544
    * 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
    TBA1197.5921.746.6023.2727.8435.971.2738.511439
    TBA1/0198.5322.686.6024.2128.7836.911.2739.451525
    TBA2/0199.5523.706.6025.2229.7937.921.2740.461622
    TBA3/01910.7424.896.6026.4230.9939.121.2741.661740
    TBA4/01912.0726.216.6027.7432.3140.441.2742.981877
    TBA2503713.2127.586.6029.1133.6841.811.2744.352015
    TBA3503715.6530.026.6031.5536.1244.251.5247.292348
    TBA5003718.6933.076.6034.5939.1747.291.5250.342741
    TBA7506123.0638.236.6039.7544.3252.711.5255.753515
    TBA10006126.9242.096.6043.6149.7158.091.5261.144295
    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
    1269.2422340.69230.870.01740.19360.625+j0.3810.266+j0.0593.7193194
    1/0276.8628210.55120.690.01620.18700.570+j0.3660.212+j0.0574.7221219
    2/0284.4835560.43640.550.01490.18040.523+j0.3500.168+j0.0555.9253246
    3/0292.1044810.34450.430.01370.17390.486+j0.3340.133+j0.0537.4288275
    4/0299.7256520.27430.340.01280.16730.455+j0.3160.106+j0.0519.4327305
    250309.8866750.23200.290.01220.16400.435+j0.3000.090+j0.04911.1367343
    350330.2093450.16570.210.01070.15420.402+j0.2740.065+j0.04715.5443399
    500353.06133500.11610.150.00940.14440.372+j0.2450.046+j0.04422.1529451
    750391.16200250.07740.100.00820.13780.337+j0.2060.031+j0.04233.2633505
    1000426.72267000.05810.080.00730.13450.316+j0.1820.024+j0.04044.3711544
    * 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

    Revision: 3.0.00C