Armorlite® Type MC Neutral Per Phase

12/2 AWG Copper THHN/THWN Insulated Singles. Dedicated Neutral Conductor for Each Phase Conductor. Green Copper THHN Insulated Grounding Conductor. UL Listed. 600 Volts. Rated VW-1. Lightweight Aluminum Interlocked Armor.

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Application

Southwire Armorlite® Type MC Cable –Neutral Per Phase is suitable for use as follows:

  • Applications affected by harmonics generated from non-linear switching loads, such as computers, variable frequency drives, electrical test equipment, and officeequipment.
  • Branch, feeder and service power distribution in commercial, industrial, institutional, and multiresidential buildings.
  • Fished or embedded in plaster.
  • Concealed or exposed installations.
  • Compliance with NEC 210.7 for multiple branch circuits
  • Environmental air-handling spaces per NEC 300.22 (C).
  • Places of Assembly per NEC 518.4 and theaters per NEC520.5.
  • Installation in cable tray and approvedraceways.
  • 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 HazardousLocations.

Specifications

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Conductor Ground Wire
No. of Conductors Size (AWG or kcmil) No. of Strands Insulation Thickness (mils) (mm) Size (AWG) No. of Strands Nom. OD (mils) (mm) Nominal Total Weight (lbs/1000') (kgs/km) Allowable Ampacity
552795 4 4 12 AWG 12 AWG 1 1 15 0.38 12 12 549 13.96 158 236
554990 6 6 12 AWG 12 AWG 1 1 15 0.38 12 12 590 15.00 213 317
643570 8 8 12 AWG 12 AWG 1 1 15 0.38 12 12 661 16.80 263 391
552996 4 4 10 AWG 10 AWG 1 1 20 0.51 10 10 667 16.96 269 401
678327 8 8 10 AWG 10 AWG 1 1 20 0.51 10 10 759 19.28 411 612
679158 14 14 10 AWG 10 AWG 1 1 20 0.51 10 10 924 23.47 652 971
647046 6 6 8 AWG 8 AWG 19 19 30 0.76 8 8 855 21.72 700 1042
556287 4 4 12 AWG 12 AWG 1 1 15 0.38 12 12 649 16.50 232 345

Standards & References

Southwire Armorlite® Type MC Cable – Neutral Per Phase meets or exceeds the following requirements:

  • UL 83
  • UL 1569
  • UL 1685
  • UL Online Product Guide Info - Metal-Clad Cable (PJAZ) ( www.ul.com )
  • Federal Specification A-A59544 (formerly J-C-30B)
  • NFPA 70 (National Electrical Code), Article 330
  • Listed for use in UL 1, 2 and 3 Hour Through Penetration Firestop Systems
  • Jacketed & Non Jacketed will both pass " UL Test" & "FT4/IEEE 1202" (70,000 Btu/hr) VerticalCable Tray Flame Test
  • REACH/RoHS-2 (Chemical Limit) Compliant

Construction

Southwire Armorlite® Type MC Cable – Neutral Per Phase is constructed with solid soft-drawn copper Type THHN/THWN phase conductors, a dedicated neutral per phase conductor, and an insulated copper grounding conductor. The conductors are cabled together and a binder tape bearing the print legend is applied over the conductors. Aluminum interlocking armor is applied over the cable assembly. An optional overall PVC jacket can be applied over the armor.

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