Weatherproof ACSR - PE and XLP

Covered Aluminum - Weatherproof ACSR-PE & XLP

Product Description

One ACSR conductor covered with HMW polyethylene or cross-linked (XLP) polyethylene insulation.

Application

Used in the overhead distribution of power from pole to building weatherhead.

Specification Data

ASTM B-230Aluminum 1350-H19 wire for electrical purposes
ASTM B-231Concentric-lay-stranded aluminum conductors, coated-steel reinforced (ACSR)
ASTM B-1248Polyethylene plastics molding and extrusion materials
ANSI C-8.35Specifications for weather-resistant polyethylene-covered wire and cable
ICEA S-61-402 
NEMA PUB NO. WC5Standards publication thermoplastic insulated wire and cable for the transmission and distribution of electrical energy

Product Data

Code WordSize (AWG or kcmil)StrandingCover Thickness (mils.)Total Diameter (mils.)Rated Strength (lbs.)Weight Per 1000 Ft. (lbs.)Allowable Ampacity+
HMW PEXLP
Walnut66/13025811304747105
Butternut46/13031017707272135
Hickory47/13031722408383135
Pignut26/1454062710118118180
Beech27/1454153460136136180
Chestnut16/1454443370145145210
Almond1/06/1605184160190190235
Pecan2/06/1605675040233233270
Filbert3/06/1606226290288288305
Buckeye4/06/1606837930357357345
Hackberry266.818/1607296540354354435

+Ampacity ratings based on 75°C conductor temperature 25°C ambient temperature elevation - sea level. Emissivity 0.91 coefficient of absorption 0.95. Thermal resistivity of covering - 375°C M/Watt-CM. Wind speed 2 ft./sec. in sun.

 

*Manufactured with pride in DeKalb, IL USA.