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USE-2 - Aluminum Wire - (600 V)

aluminum use 2


Product Description

Annealed, solid or stranded aluminum alloy (EC1350) conductor, insulated with an abrasion, moisture, and heat resistant cross-linked (XLP) polyethylene.


Type USE2 or RHW2 or RHH2 conductors are used in air, conduit or other approved raceways as specified in the national electrical code. USE2 or RHW2 or RHH2 can be used as underground service entrance cable, for direct burial at temperatures not to exceed 75°C; or when used as RHW2 conductor, temperatures are not to exceed 75°C in wet locations; or when used as RHH2 in dry locations, conductor temperatures are not to exceed 90°C. 250 MCM and larger sizes may be installed in tray per NEC Article 318. Conductor is rated 600 volts.

Specification Data

Underwriters laboratories standard 44 (RHW or RHH)
Underwriters laboratories standard 854 (USE)
Federal Specification J-C-30
National Electric Code