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copper service drop pe and xlp

 

Product Description

Two stranded all aluminum conductors covered with PE (Standard NS75) or XLPE (90°C NS90) twisted around a bare stranded aluminum conductor.

Application

Used in the overhead transmission of power from pole to building weatherhead.

Specification Data

ASTM B-230 Aluminum 1350-H19 for electrical purposes
ASTM B-231 Concentric-lay-stranded aluminum 1350 conductors
ASTM B-232 Concentric-lay-stranded aluminum conductors, coated-steel reinforced (ACSR)
ASTM D-1248 Polyethylene plastics molding and extrusion materials
ANSI C-8.35 Specifications for weather-resistant polyethylene-covered wire and cable
ICEA S-61-10-2  
NEMA PUB NO. WC 5 Standards publication thermoplastic insulated wire and cable for the transmission and distribution of electrical energy

Identification

Phase A: Black jacket with white letters
Phase A: Black jacket with 3 red stripes
Phase A: Black jacket with 3 blue stripes
Neutral: Bare. (If neutral is insulated (NI), black with 3 white stripes)
Sequential markings every 3ft (1m). Other ID schemes available (raised ridged, letters, etc)

Notes

Standard part temperature = 75°C max (NS75), for 90°C (NS90) replace () with 90.   ex: TPLEX90-PATELLA
For insulated neutral add "NI" to Part # category. Ex: TPLEX90NI-PATELLA

AAC Neutral-Messenger
Catalog Number Phase Conductor Bare Neutral Messenger Weight  Allowable Ampacities+
Size (AWG) Stranding Covering
Thickness (mils.)
Size (AWG) Stranding Rated Strength  POLY
TPLEX
XLP
TPLEX90
POLY
TPLEX
XLP
TPLEX90
lbs. Kn lbs./ 1000ft.  Kg /Km lbs./ 1000ft.  Kg /Km
TPLEX()-PATELLA 6 7 45 6 7 563 2.51 103 153 103 153 70 85
TPLEX()-OYSTER 4 7 45 4 7 881 3.92 156 232 160 238 90 115
TPLEX()-CLAM 2 7 45 2 7 1350 6.01 232 345 238 354 120 150
TPLEX()-MUREX 1/0  7 60 1/0  7 1990 8.86 373 555 383 570 160 205
TPLEX()-PURPURA 1/0  19 60 1/0  7 1990 8.86 370 551 380 565 160 205
TPLEX()-NASSA 2/0  7 60 2/0  7 2510 11.17 461 686 472 702 185 235
TPLEX()-TROPHON 2/0  19 60 2/0  7 2510 11.17 456 679 467 695 185 235
TPLEX()-MELITA 3/0  19 60 3/0  19 3310 14.73 562 836 562 836 215 275
TPLEX()-PORTUNUS 4/0  19 60 4/0  19 4020 17.89 696 1036 696 1036 245 315
TPLEX()-NANNYNOSE 336.4 19 80 336.4 19 6146 27.35 1118 1664 1118 1664 325 420

 

ACSR Neutral-Messenger
Catalog Number Phase Conductor Bare Neutral Messenger Weight  Allowable Ampacities+
Size (AWG) Stranding Covering
Thickness (mils.)
Size (AWG) Stranding Rated Strength  POLY
TPLEX
XLP
TPLEX90
POLY
TPLEX
XLP
TPLEX90
lbs. Kn lbs./ 1000ft.  Kg /Km lbs./ 1000ft.  Kg /Km
TPLEX()-PALUDINA 6 1 45 6 6/1  1190 5.30 109 162.19 110 163.68 70 85
TPLEX()-VOLUTA 6 7 45 6 6/1 1190 5.30 116 172.61 118 175.58 70 85
TPLEX()-SCALLOP 4 1 45 6 6/1  1190 5.30 143 212.78 146 217.25 90 115
TPLEX()-WHELK 4 1 45 4 6/1  1860 8.28 165 245.52 169 251.47 90 115
TPLEX()-STROMBUS 4 7 45 6 6/1  1190 5.30 156 232.13 160 238.08 90 115
TPLEX()-PERIWINKLE 4 7 45 4 6/1  1860 8.28 172 255.94 176 261.89 90 115
TPLEX()-COCKLE 2 7 45 4 6/1  1860 8.28 227 337.78 233 346.70 120 150
TPLEX()-CONCH 2 7 45 2 6/1  2850 12.68 261 388.37 267 397.30 120 150
TPLEX()-JANTHINA 1/0  7 60 2 6/1  2853 12.70 365 543.12 376 559.49 160 205
TPLEX()-NERITINA 1/0  7 60 1/0  6/1  4380 19.49 419 623.47 430 639.84 160 205
TPLEX()-RANELLA 1/0  19 60 2 6/1  2853 12.70 362 538.66 372 553.54 160 205
TPLEX()-CENIA 1/0  19 60 1/0  6/1  4380 19.49 416 619.01 428 636.86 160 205
TPLEX()-CAVOLINIA 2/0  7 60 1 6/1  3550 15.80 451 671.09 462 687.46 185 235
TPLEX()-RUNCINA 2/0  7 60 2/0  6/1  5310 23.63 519 772.27 530 788.64 185 235
TPLEX()-CLIO 2/0  19 60 1 6/1  3550 15.80 437 650.26 444 660.67 185 235
TPLEX()-TRITON 2/0  19 60 2/0  6/1  5310 23.63 514 764.83 526 782.69 185 235
TPLEX()-AEGA 3/0  19 60 1/0  6/1  4380 19.49 549 816.91 559 831.79 215 275
TPLEX()-MURSIA 3/0  19 60 3/0  6/1  6620 29.46 626 931.49 633 941.90 215 275
TPLEX()-CERAPUS 4/0  19 60 2/0  6/1  5310 23.63 670 996.96 678 1008.86 245 315
TPLEX()-ZUZARA 4/0  19 60 4/0  6/1  8350 37.16 777 1156.18 785 1168.08 245 315
TPLEX()-LIMPET 336.4 19 80 336.4 18/1 8680 38.63 1147 1706.74 1161 1727.57 325 420

 

6201 Alloy Neutral Messenger
Catalog Number Phase Conductor Bare Neutral Messenger Weight Allowable Ampacities+
Size (AWG) Stranding Covering Thickness
(mils.)
ACSR Equivalent (AWG) Stranding Rated Strength  POLY
TPLEX
XLP
TPLEX90
POLY
TPLEX
XLP
TPLEX90
lbs. Kn lbs./ 1000ft.  Kg /Km lbs./ 1000ft.  Kg /Km
TPLEX()-MINEX 6 1 45 6 7 1110 4.94 101 150.29 102 151.78 70 85
TPLEX()-HIPPA 6 7 45 6 7 1110 4.94 105 156.24 107 159.22 70 85
TPLEX()-ARTEMIA 4 1 45 6 7 1110 4.94 132 196.42 134 199.39 90 115
TPLEX()-PRAWN 4 1 45 4 7 1760 7.83 152 226.18 154 229.15 90 115
TPLEX()-CRAB 4 7 45 6 7 1110 4.94 141 209.81 144 214.27 90 115
TPLEX()-BARNACLE 4 7 45 4 7 1760 7.83 157 233.62 160 238.08 90 115
TPLEX()-SOLASTER 2 7 45 4 7 1760 7.83 212 315.46 216 321.41 120 150
TPLEX()-SHRIMP 2 7 45 2 7 2800 12.46 238 354.14 243 361.58 120 150
TPLEX()-SANDCRAB 1/0  7 60 2 7 2800 12.46 341 507.41 348 517.82 160 205
TPLEX()-GAMMARUS 1/0  7 60 1/0  7 4460 19.85 384 571.39 390 580.32 160 205
TPLEX()-ECHINUS 1/0  19 60 2 7 2800 12.46 336 499.97 342 508.90 160 205
TPLEX()-LEDA 1/0  19 60 1/0  7 4460 19.85 378 562.46 384 571.39 160 205
TPLEX()-DUNGENESE 2/0  7 60 2/0  7 5390 23.99 474 705.31 481 715.73 185 235
TPLEX()-CYCLOPS 2/0  19 60 2/0  7 5390 23.99 467 694.90 473 703.82 185 235
TPLEX()-FULGAR 3/0  19 60 1/0  7 4460 19.85 518 770.78 525 781.20 215 275
TPLEX()-FLUSTRA 3/0  19 60 3/0  7 6790 30.22 588 874.94 596 886.85 215 275
TPLEX()-ARCA 4/0  19 60 2/0  7 5390 23.99 632 940.42 640 952.32 245 315
TPLEX()-LEPAS 4/0  19 60 4/0  7 8560 38.09 716 1065.41 725 1078.80 245 315