Alumaflex™ Type MC AL Feeder THHN/THWN-2 Conductors

Alumaflex™ Type MC AL Feeder THHN/THWN-2 Conductors

SKU: 55876701
3/0-3 AWG AlumaFlex™ THHN/THWN-2 Insulated Singles with 8000 series Triple E™ Aluminum Alloy. Bare AlumaFlex™ Aluminum Alloy Grounding Conductor. UL Listed. 600 Volts. Lightweight Aluminum Interlocked Armor.
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Application

Suitable for use as follows:

  • Feeder and service power distribution in commercial, industrial, institutional, and multi-residential buildings.
  • Power, lighting circuits.
  • Fished or embedded in plaster
  • Concealed or exposed installations.
  • Environmental air-handling spaces per NEC 300.22 (C).
  • 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).
  • Class I Div. 2, Class II Div 2, & Class III Div. 1 Hazardous Locations

Specifications

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Stock # 55876701 55876701
No. of Conductors 3 3
Size (AWG or kcmil) 3/0 AWG 3/0 AWG
No. of Strands 16 16
Insulation Thickness (mils) (mm) 50 1.27 mils mm
Size (AWG) 4 4
Nom. OD (mils) (mm) 1377 35.00 mils mm
Nominal Total Weight (lbs/1000') (kgs/km) 831 1237 lbs/1000' kgs/km

Standards & References

Southwire AlumaFlex™ Type MC Cable with Triple E™ Aluminum Alloy meets or exceeds these requirements:

  • UL 83
  • UL 1569
  • UL 1685
  • Federal Specification A-A59544 (formerly J-C-30B)
  • UL Online Product Guide Info - Metal-Clad Cable (PJAZ) ( www.ul.com )
  • IEEE 1202 (70,000 Btu/hr) Vertical Cable Tray Flame Test
  • NFPA 70 (National Electrical Code), Article 330
  • REACH/RoHS-2 (Chemical Limit) Compliant
  • Listed for use in UL 1, 2, and 3 Hour Through-Penetration Firestop Systems

Construction

Southwire AlumaFlex™ Type MC Cable with Triple E™ Aluminum Alloy is constructed with Type THHN/THWN-2 conductors rated 90˚ C dry, and a bare equipment grounding conductor. Conductors are AlumaFlex™ AA-8000 series aluminum alloy compact stranded. A binder tape is wrapped over the conductors. Aluminum interlocking armor is applied over the assembly. Conductors also available in High Voltage Colors.

  • Lightweight aluminum armor--as much as 45% lighter than steel MC Cable.
  • Available with Southwire pulling heads and on stacked reels
  • Available in custom constructions and lengths
  • UL Classified 1, 2, and 3 hour Through Penetration Firestop Systems: W-J-3037, W-L-3110, W-L-3113, W-L-3117, W-L-3120, W-L-3121, W-L-3160, C-AJ-3115, C-AJ-3140, C-AJ-3142, C-AJ-3145, C-AJ-3173, C-AJ-3202, C-AJ-4065, C-AJ-4066, F-C-3038.
  • Cable reverse wound on reel for ease of pulling and installation. When pulling from coils, pull from inside to ensure ease of installation.
  • Anti-short bushings are not required for use with MC cable per the NEC and UL

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