Copper Service Drop - PE and XLP

Covered Copper - Service Drop

Product Description

Either one, two, or three soft-drawn copper conductors covered with HMW or cross-linked polyethylene around a hard drawn bare copper neutral that serves as the messenger and supporting member.

Application

These cables are suitable for overhead installation between poles or buildings and from pole to building weatherhead.

Specification Data

ASTM B-1Hard-drawn copper wire
ASTM B-3Soft or annealed copper wire
ASTM B-8Concentric-lay-stranded copper conductors, soft or hard temper
ANSI/ICEA S-76-474 

Product Data

Duplex

Code WordCopper Phase ConductorBare Copper Neutral MessengerWeight Per 1000 Ft. (lbs.)Allowable Ampacities+
Size (AWG)StrandingInsulation Thickness (mils.)Size (AWG)StrandingRated Strength (lbs.)PolyethyleneXLPPolyethyleneXLP
Kappa8745877771141167085
Lambda67458SOLID82615515790110
Omicron67456SOLID128018819090110
Sigma674567122818919190110

Triplex

Code WordCopper Phase ConductorBare Copper Neutral MessengerWeight Per 1000 Ft. (lbs.)Allowable Ampacities+
Size (AWG)StrandingInsulation Thickness (mils.)Size (AWG)StrandingRated Strength (lbs.)PolyethyleneXLPPolyethyleneXLP
Pica874510SOLID5291641687085
Biodoni87458SOLID8261851897085
Garamond8745877771861907085
Tudor67458SOLID82625426090110
Futura67456SOLID128028128890110
Gothic674567122828529190110
Nonpareil47456SOLID1280390396115145
Ionic47454SOLID1970438443115145
Caslon4745471938442447115145
Minion27454SOLID1970609617155195
Primer2745471938614622155195
Century2745273050692701155195
Corinthian1/019601/07475210551066205265
Doric2/019602/07592613191331235300
Tuscan3/019603/07736616651667275350
Composite4/019604/07915420882085315405

Quadruplex

Code WordCopper Phase ConductorBare Copper Neutral MessengerWeight Per 1000 Ft. (lbs.)Allowable Ampacities+
Size (AWG)StrandingInsulation Thickness (mils.)Size (AWG)StrandingRated Strength (lbs.)PolyethyleneXLPPolyethyleneXLP
Atlanta67456Solid12803683747595
Tallahassee67456712283693767595
Richmond4745471938573581100125
Baton Rouge47454Solid1970570578100125
Jackson27452Solid3003889889135170
Seattle2745273050893893135170
Nashville1/019601/07475214201457180230
Lincoln2/019602/07592617731773205265
Raleigh3/019603/07736622202220235305
Denver4/019604/07915427812803270350

+Ampacity figures for black insulation only. Based on conductor temperature of 75 C for polyethylene insulated conductors, 90 C for XLP insulated conductors, 40 C ambient temperature; 2 ft./sec. wind in sun.

 

*Manufactured with pride in DeKalb, IL USA.