SPEC 45272

3/C 600 or 1000 Volt Cu (FR-XLPE) XHHW-2 Cu Tape Shield Thermoplastic CPE-TP Jacket Power Cable Halo-Flex™ Type TC-ER-HL

Halo-Flex™ Type TC-ER-HL Power Cable 600 or 1000 Volt Copper Conductors, Cross Linked Polyethylene (FR-XLPE) Insulation XHHW-2 -40°C Copper Tape Shield Thermoplastic CPE-TP Jacket, Control Cable Conductor Identification Method 3

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Construction:

  1. Conductor:Flexible Stranded Rope-Lay Class I Copper per ASTM B172
  2. Insulation:Fire Retardant Cross Linked Polyethylene (FR-XLPE) Type XHHW-2
  3. Ground:Three symmetrical bare grounds flexible strand
  4. Filler:Non-Hygroscopic flame retardant fillers
  5. Shield:25% overlap, helically applied copper tape shield. Optional braid shield for constructions up to 3C 4/0
  6. Rip Cord:Rip cord for quick removal of extruded polymeric layer and jacket
  7. Extruded Polymeric Layer:Extruded Polymeric Barrier Layer
  8. Overall Jacket:Low-Friction SIM Technology® -40°C Thermoplastic Chlorinated Polyethylene (CPE-TP) Jacket

Applications and Features:

Southwire’s Halo-Flex™ 600V TC-ER-HL or 1000V TC-ER power 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 90°C for normal operation in wet and dry locations, 130°C for emergency overload, and 250°C for short circuit conditions. A gas/vapor-tight polymeric sheath is extruded over the core. Rated for use in Class I, II, or III, Division 1 & 2, Zone 1 & 2, hazardous locations per NEC Article 501, 502, and 503. Listed for exposed runs (TC-ER-HL) per NEC 336.10. - 40°C cold bend and cold impact. HALO-FLEX ™ CPE jacket is made with patented SIM Technology. Cable can be installed in conduit without the aid of lubrication. PATENT www.patentsw.com

Specifications:

  • ASTM B3 Standard Specification for Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • ASTM B172 Standard Specification for Rope-Lay-Stranded Copper Conductors Having Bunch-Stranded Copper Conductors
  • UL 44 Thermoset-Insulated Wires and Cables
  • UL 1277 Electrical Power and Control Tray Cables
  • UL 1309 Marine Shipboard Cable (Optional)
  • UL 1685 FT4 Vertical-Tray Fire Propagation and Smoke Release Test
  • UL 2225 Cables and Cable-Fittings For Use In Hazardous (Classified) Locations
  • ICEA S-58-679 Control Cable Conductor Identification Method 3 (1-BLACK, 2-RED, 3-BLUE)
  • ICEA S-95-658 (NEMA WC70) Power Cables Rated 2000 Volts or Less for the Distribution of Electrical Energy
  • IEEE 1202 FT4 Flame Test (70,000) BTU/hr Vertical Tray Test
  • RoHS-3 Complies with European Directive 2015/863
  • ABS American Bureau of Shipping Approved
  • Sample Print Legend:

    {SQFTG} SOUTHWIRE{R} HALO-FLEX{TM} TC-ER-HL E75755 {UL} XX AWG CU 3 CDRS XHHW-2 GW 3 X XX AWG T/S XLPE/CPE 90{D}C JACKET 600V TYPE TC-ER-HL or 1000V TYPE TC-ER SUN. RES. FOR DIRECT BURIAL FT4 -40{D}C OIL RES I & II ABS RoHS-3 2015/863 COMPLIANT {YYYY} 07-KA180012-MSHA
    Table 1 – Physical and Electrical Data
    Stock NumberCond. SizeCond. NumberCond. StrandsDiameter Over Cond.Insul. ThicknessDiameter Over InsulationGroundJacket ThicknessApprox. ODApprox. WeightDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 90°CMin Bending RadiusAllowable Ampacity At 60°C *Allowable Ampacity 75°C *Allowable Ampacity 90°C *
    AWGNo.strandsinchmilinchNo. x AWGmilinchlb/1000ftΩ/1000ftΩ/1000ftinchAmpAmpAmp
    669548431120.235470.3293 x 12841.0338650.27430.356812.4708595
    669554231680.315470.4093 x 10841.16211780.13660.177713.995115130
    6695601/032590.385580.5013 x 10841.40417060.10910.14216.8125150170
    6695662/033240.42580.5363 x 10841.49720100.08680.112918145175195
    6695723/034180.47580.5863 x 8841.58824520.06880.089519.1165200225
    6695784/035320.535550.6453 x 81161.77930420.05470.071121.3195230260
    66959325036270.605650.7353 x 81161.97435270.04660.060623.7215255290
    66958435038550.67650.83 x 61162.14646310.03330.043425.8260310350
    669587500312210.858650.9883 x 61162.5262790.02340.035630.2320380430
    669590750318501.094801.2543 x 41473.15797030.01570.023937.9400475535
    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 310.16 of the NEC, 2020 Edition. Ampacities of insulated conductors rated up to and including 2000 Volts, based on ambient temperature of 30°C (86°F)

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