AAAC

All Aluminum-Alloy Conductor. Bare.
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Application

Used as bare overhead conductor for primary and secondary distribution. Designed utilizing a high-strength aluminum-alloy to achieve a high strength-to-weight ratio; affords good sag characteristics. Aluminum-alloy gives 6201-T81 gives AAAC higher resistance to corrosion than ACSR.

Specifications

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Codeword Size (AWG or kcmil) No. of Strands Nom. OD (mils) (mm) Nominal Total Weight (lbs/1000') (kgs/km)
102004 ALTON ALTON 48.69 KCMIL 48.69 KCMIL 7 7 250 6.36 45 68
102012 AMES AMES 77.47 KCMIL 77.47 KCMIL 7 7 315 8.02 72 108
102020 AZUSA AZUSA 123.3 KCMIL 123.3 KCMIL 7 7 398 10.11 115 171
102038 ANAHEIM ANAHEIM 155.4 KCMIL 155.4 KCMIL 7 7 447 11.35 145 216
102046 AMHERST AMHERST 195.7 KCMIL 195.7 KCMIL 7 7 501 12.74 182 272
102053 ALLIANCE ALLIANCE 246.9 KCMIL 246.9 KCMIL 7 7 563 14.31 230 343
102061 CANTON CANTON 394.5 KCMIL 394.5 KCMIL 19 19 720 18.30 368 547
102079 CAIRO CAIRO 465.4 KCMIL 465.4 KCMIL 19 19 782 19.88 434 646
102087 DARIEN DARIEN 559.5 KCMIL 559.5 KCMIL 19 19 858 21.79 522 776
102095 ELGIN ELGIN 652.4 KCMIL 652.4 KCMIL 19 19 926 23.53 608 905
696187 1081 KCMIL 1081 KCMIL 37 37 1196 30.39 1008 1500
663038 1691 KCMIL 1691 KCMIL 61 61 1498 38.06 1598 2378
168468 BUTTE BUTTE 312.8 KCMIL 312.8 KCMIL 19 19 641 16.29 292 434

Standards & References

Southwire's AAAC-6201-T81 bare conductor meets or exceeds the following ASTM specifications:

  • B398 Aluminum-Alloy 6201-T81 Wire for Electrical Purposes.
  • B399 Concentric-Lay-Stranded Aluminum-Alloy 6201-T81 Conductors.

Construction

Aluminum-alloy 6201-T81 wires, concentrically stranded.