Southwire HCF MCAP Type MC Cable - "All Purpose" is suitable for use as follows:

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HCF MCAP Type MC All Purpose Hospital Care Facility

HCF MC-AP Type MC All Purpose Hospital Care Facility
  • Green Lightweight Aluminum Interlocked Armor.
  • 600 Volt.
  • Copper THHN Insulated Conductors and Green Insulated Ground Conductor.
  • Full-Sized Aluminum Equipment Grounding/Bonding Conductor.
  • Sizes 12 AWG through 10 AWG.
  • UL Listed. Rated VW-1

Applications

Southwire HCF MCAP Type MC Cable - "All Purpose" is suitable for use as follows:

  • Branch-circuit wiring for general purpose, non-essential electrical systems in patient care areas of hospitals, medical and other health care facilities. Such areas include nursing homes, dental offices, and outpatient facilites.
  • Use in hazardous anesthetizing areas and essential electrical system circuits are prohibited, except where permitted per 2008 NEC® 517.30(C)(3)(3).
  • Applications requiring redundant, dedicated or isolated grounding paths.
  • Environmental air-handling spaces per NEC® 300.22(C); Dry locations; fished or embedded in plaster.
  • Places of Assembly per NEC® 518.4 and theaters per NEC® 520.5.
  • Installation in cable tray and approved raceways.
  • Under raised floors for information technology equipment conductors and cables per NEC® 645.5(D) & 645.5(D)(2).
  • Multiple neutral and multi-circuit cables totaling more than 4 current-carrying conductors are now possible.