SPEC 85013

Multi-Conductor CU 600 V PE/PVC Insulation PVC Jacket Control Cable Color Method 1 Table 1

Control Cable 600 Volt Copper Conductors, Polyethylene and Polyvinyl Chloride (PE/PVC) Insulation Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Jacket, Control Cable Conductor Identification Method 1 Table 1. Silicone Free

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Construction:

  1. Conductor:7 strands class B compressed bare copper per ASTM B3 and ASTM B8
  2. Insulation:Polyethylene (PE) and Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  3. Filler:Polypropylene filler on cables with 5 or less conductors
  4. Binder:Polyester flat thread binder tape applied for cables with more than 5 conductors
  5. Rip Cord:Rip cord for ease of jacket removal
  6. Overall Jacket:Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Jacket

Applications and Features:

Southwire’s 600 Volt control cables are suited for use in wet and dry areas, conduits, ducts, troughs, trays, direct burial, aerial supported by a messenger, and where superior electrical properties are desired. These cables are capable of operating continuously at the conductor temperature not in excess of 75°C for normal operation in wet and dry locations, 90°C for emergency overload, and 150°C for short circuit conditions.

Specifications:

  • ASTM B3 Standard Specification for Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • ASTM B8 Concentric-Lay-Stranded Copper Conductors
  • CSA CSA marking is available upon request
  • ICEA S-58-679 Control Cable Conductor Identification Method 1 Table 1
  • ICEA S-73-532 Standard for Control, Thermocouple Extension and Instrumentation Cables
  • ICEA S-95-658 (NEMA WC70) Power Cables Rated 2000 Volts or Less for the Distribution of Electrical Energy
  • Sample Print Legend:

    Non UL Listed
    SOUTHWIRE XX AWG X/C PE/PVC CDRS 75C PVC JACKET SUNLIGHT RESISTANT DIRECT BURIAL 600V {MM/DD/YYYY} {SEQUENTIAL FOOTAGE MARKS} SEQ FEET

    Table 1 – Physical and Electrical Data
    Cond. SizeCond. NumberDiameter Over Cond.Insul. ThicknessJacket ThicknessApprox. ODCopper WeightApprox. WeightDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CMin Bending RadiusAllowable Ampacity At 60°C *Allowable Ampacity 75°C *
    AWGNo.inchmilmilinchlb/1000ftlb/1000ftΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftinchAmpAmp
    14 AWG
    1450.07030450.440641322.6303.2881.81415
    All dimensions are nominal and subject to normal manufacturing tolerances
    ◊ Cable marked with this symbol is a standard stock item
    * Ampacities are based on Table 310.15 (B)(16) of the NEC, 2017 Edition. Ampacities of insulated conductors rated up to and including 2000 Volts, based on ambient temperature of 30°C (86°F)
    ^ 19 Strand Class C
    ^^ 3 Stripe Insulation
    # 1000 Volts

    Revision: 3.0.00C