SPEC 25015

CSA TECK 90 1000V ALUMINUM POWER CABLE

1000V FT4 - Flame Retardancy Rating, Direct Burial, XLPE Insulation, Aluminum Interlocked Armour, Sunlight Resistant, -40ºC Min, 90ºC Max, Rated HL (Hazardous Locations)

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Construction:

  1. Conductor:Class B compact stranded 8000 Series Aluminum ACM in accordance with ASTM B801.
  2. Insulation:Cross-Linked Polyethylene (XLPE)
  3. Grounding Conductors:Uninsulated copper grounding conductor
  4. Assembly:Oil Impregnated Kraft Paper Binder
  5. Inner Jacket:Black Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  6. Armor:Aluminum Interlocked Armour (AIA)
  7. Overall Jacket:Black PVC (optional colours available)

Applications and Features:

For exposed or concealed wiring in wet or dry locations. For use in ventilated, non-ventilated and ladder type cable troughs and ventilated flexible cableway in wet, dry, hazardous locations or direct buried. Sunlight Resistant. Typical applications are for control. lighting and power circuits in: pulp and paper mills, steel mills, food processing plants, commercial centers, mines, generating stations, refineries, industrial plants and chemical plants. AG14 - Acid Gas Compliance. Voltage 1000V CSA / 600V UL.

Specifications:

  • ASTM B800 8000 Series Aluminum Alloy Wire
  • CSA C22.2 No. 131 Type TECK 90 Cable
  • CSA C22.2 No. 174 Cables in Hazardous Locations
  • CSA C22.2 No. 2556 / UL 2556 Cable Test Methods
  • CSA HL - for Hazardous Locations rating
  • CSA SUN RES - for Sunlight Resistant rating
  • IEEE 1202 FT4 Flame Test (70,000) BTU/hr Vertical Tray Test
  • Sample Print Legend:

    {SQMTR} SOUTHWIRE MASTER-DESIGN {CSA} LL90458 1/C XXX KCMIL 8000 TECK 90 XLPE -40{D}C FT4 AG14 SUN RES 90{D}C 1000V HL USA
    Table 1 – Weights and Measurements
    Stock NumberCond. SizeStrandDiameter Over ConductorDiameter Over InsulationInsul. ThicknessGroundJacket Thickness1Approx. ODApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo.inchinchmilNo. x AWGmilinchlb/1000ft
    TBA4/0190.4750.6358010 x 14451.307633
    TBA250370.5200.79013 x 14451.372750
    TBA350370.6160.7969013 x 12451.488911
    672706500370.7360.9169013 x 12551.6401136
    TBA750610.9081.0889010 x 10551.801500
    TBA1000611.061.249010 x 10551.9521809
    All dimensions are nominal and subject to normal manufacturing tolerances
    ◊ Cable marked with this symbol is a standard stock item
    * Ampacity based on Canadian Electrical Code Table 4 for not more than 3 current-carrying conductors, ambient 30°C. The ampacity shall be derated as per CE Code Table 5C. All measurements are subject to nominal manufacturing tolerances.
    Note: The ground size and number my differ but the total circular mil will be not be less.
    Table 2 – Electrical and Engineering Data
    Cond. SizeMin Bending RadiusMax Pull TensionDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CPhase Short Circuit Current @ 60HzAllowable Ampacity In Raceway 90°C†
    AWG/KcmilinchlbΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftkAmpAmp
    4/09.212700.0840.1059.4205
    2509.615000.0710.08911.1230
    35010.521000.0510.06415.5280
    50011.530000.0350.04522.1350
    75012.645000.0240.03133.2435
    10001460000.0240.03144.3500
    Table 3 – Weights and Measurements (Metric)
    Stock NumberCond. SizeStrandDiameter Over ConductorDiameter Over InsulationInsul. ThicknessGroundJacket Thickness1Approx. ODApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo.mmmmmmNo. x AWGmmmmkg/km
    TBA4/01912.0716.132.0310 x 141.1433.20942
    TBA2503713.2117.782.2913 x 141.1434.851116
    TBA3503715.6520.222.2913 x 121.1437.801356
    6727065003718.6923.272.2913 x 121.4041.661691
    TBA7506123.0627.642.2910 x 101.4045.722232
    TBA10006126.9231.502.2910 x 101.4049.582692
    All dimensions are nominal and subject to normal manufacturing tolerances
    ◊ Cable marked with this symbol is a standard stock item
    * Ampacity based on Canadian Electrical Code Table 4 for not more than 3 current-carrying conductors, ambient 30°C. The ampacity shall be derated as per CE Code Table 5C. All measurements are subject to nominal manufacturing tolerances.
    Note: The ground size and number my differ but the total circular mil will be not be less.
    Table 4 – Electrical and Engineering Data (Metric)
    Cond. SizeMin Bending RadiusMax Pull TensionDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CPhase Short Circuit Current @ 60HzAllowable Ampacity In Raceway 90°C†
    AWG/KcmilmmnewtonΩ/kmΩ/kmkAmpAmp
    4/0233.6856520.27560.349.4205
    250243.8466750.23290.2911.1230
    350266.7093450.16730.2115.5280
    500292.10133500.11480.1522.1350
    750320.04200250.07870.1033.2435
    1000355.60267000.07870.1044.3500

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