500-37 3/C CU RHH-RHW-2 3x1 GW T/S PVC JKT TC-ER 2000V VFD 1500 FT

Southwire #: 64434189

Download Category Specifications
Excel Table
Select Product Specifications
Outer Jacket / Armor Color
Conductor Color


Southwire’s 2000 Volt Type TC-ER VFD power cables are suited for use in wet and dry areas, conduits, ducts, troughs, trays, direct burial, aerial supported by a messenger, and where superior electrical properties are desired. These cables are capable of operating continuously at the conductor temperature not in excess of 90°C for normal operation in wet and dry locations, 130°C for emergency overload, and 250°C for short circuit conditions. For uses in Class I, II, and III, Division 2 hazardous locations per NEC Article 501 and 502. Type (TC-ER) per NEC 336.10.


Stock # 64434189 64434189
No. of Conductors 3 3
Size (AWG or kcmil) (mm2) 500 KCMIL 500 KCMIL
No. of Strands 37 37
Insulation Thickness (mils) (mm) 105 2.67 mils mm
Size (AWG) 1 1
Nom. OD (mils) (mm) 2379 60.45 mils mm
Nominal Total Weight (lbs/1000') (kgs/km) 6767 10071 lbs/1000' kgs/km

Standards & References

  • ASTM B3: Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • ASTM B8: Concentric-Lay-Stranded Copper Conductors
  • UL 44: Thermoset-Insulated Wires and Cables
  • UL 1277: Electrical Power and Control Tray Cables
  • UL 1685: FT4 Vertical-Tray Fire Propagation and Smoke Release Test
  • ICEA S-58-679: Control Cable Conductor Identification Method 3 (1-BLACK, 2-RED, 3-BLUE)
  • ICEA S-95-658: (NEMA WC70) Power Cables Rated 2000 Volts or Less for the Distribution of Electrical Energy
  • IEEE 1202: FT4 Flame Test (70,000) BTU/hr Vertical Tray Test
  • Made in America:: Compliant with both Buy American and Buy America Act (BAA) requirements per 49 U.S.C. § 5323(j) and the Federal Transit Administration Buy America requirements per 49 C.F.R. part 661


  • Conductor: Class B compressed stranded bare copper per ASTM B3 and ASTM B8
  • Insulation: Cross Linked Polyethylene (XLPE) Type RHH/RHW-2
  • Grounding Conductor: 3 Class B compressed stranded bare copper ground per ASTM B3 and ASTM B8 (Ground size is 100% for sizes 14 - 10 awg and a minimum of 50% of the phase conductor for larger sizes.)
  • Filler: Fillers as needed to make round
  • Tape Shield: 5 mil copper tape shield with a minimum of 50% overlap
  • Overall Jacket: Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Jacket. Available in thermoplastic Chlorinated Polyethylene CPE jacket on #4 AWG and larger upon request


There are no downloadable resources for this product.