500-1221 CU 3/C BLACK/WHITE/GREEN TYPE W 2KV BLACK 0 FT

SKU: 57144299
Flexible Copper conductors, Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer (EPDM) insulation, Single Layer Chlorinated Polyethylene (CPE) Jacket
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Application

Southwire Type W cable is a heavy-duty industrial cable for use in flexible, portable, and extra-hard usage applications per Article NEC 400. Suitable for continuous submersion in water – ideal for submersible pumps. Also suitable for use in light to medium-duty mining applications. Sunlight and oil resistant. Highly flexible and easy to work with in cold conditions. Not for use as perminant building wiring. Meets FT-5 Flame Test. cUL listing on select items only.

Specifications

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Stock # 57144299 57144299
Size (AWG or kcmil) 500 KCMIL 500 KCMIL
No. of Strands 1221 1221
Nom. OD (mils) (mm) 2861 72.68 mils mm
Nominal Total Weight (lbs/1000') (kgs/km) 6898 10265 lbs/1000' kgs/km
Allowable Ampacity at 60C 392 392
Allowable Ampacity at 75C 470 470
Allowable Ampacity at 90C 536 536
Insulation Thickness (mils) (mm) 95 2.41 mils mm
Nom. DC Resistance (Conductor) 0.0224 0.0224
AC Resistance at 90°C 0.029 0.029

Standards & References

  • 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 1650 Standard for Portable Power Cable
  • RoHS-2 (European Directive 2011/65/EU)

Construction

  • Conductor:Bare, soft drawn, annealed, flexible, rope-lay stranded copper per ASTM B3/B172
  • Separator Tape:Non-conducting tape applied between the conductor and insulation to facilitate stripping
  • Insulation:Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer (EPDM). Color coded black, white, green.
  • Fillers:Paper fillers applied as needed to round the cable core
  • Tape:Reinforcing tape applied over the cabled core for improved mechanical integrity and ease of stripping
  • Reinforcement Binder:Reinforcing twine applied over the tapped core
  • Jacket:Black, flame resistant, thermosetting Chlorinated Polyethylene (CPE)

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