TelcoFlex® III

<b>Surface Marking:</b> Two sides of the cable shall be printed using an ink of contrasting color and with the following information: "TelcoFlex™ fI/KS24194™ L2 NON-HAL (SIZE) AWG (OR KCMIL) 600V. RHHILS FT4 (UL) OR AWM 3578 VW-1 E18321---A.I.W. CORP.--LL8825 CSA AWM I B 105°C 600V. FT4-ST1 (YEAR) (SEQ. FTG. ON 1 SIDE)". For sizes 1/0 AWG and larger add uFOR CT USE" before "(UL)" <b>Testing:</b> Physical and electrical tests in accordance with UL Standard 44 requirements. <br /><b>Labels:</b> UL tags and labels shall be applied to each reel.

Central Office Power Wire and Cable
Class B Stranded With Braid

Low Smoke, Non-Halogenated Insulation, Lead-Free and Silicone-Free, UL Central Office Power Cable with Cotton Braid.   105° Dry as AWM, 60°C Wet; UL Listed RHH/ST1 90°C Dry and VW-1, 600 Volts DC or AC. Sizes 1/0 AWG and larger are UL Listed for CT USE. CSA AWM I B 105°C 600 Volt FT4.

WARNING: California Proposition 65 – Cancer and Reproductive Harm.
www.P65Warnings.ca.gov
 

Scope

This specification covers the construction requirements for low smoke, non-halogenated central office power wire and cable, insulated with Southwire TelcoHyde®. UL listed Type RHH/ST1  with cotton braid for use in accordance with the National Electrical Code.  The construction of the wire and cable is in accordance with Telcordia GR-347-CORE and ATIS-0600017.2014, Underwriters’ Laboratories requirements, and the requirements of CSA for the FT4 flame test. Sizes 1/0 AWG and larger are UL “CT Use” (Cable Tray) rated. Meets IEC including 60674 & 60332 and REACH – European Community Regulation

Construction

SIZE:  14 AWG through 750KCMIL ŸSingle Conductor

CONDUCTORS: Class B stranded, tin-coated copper conforming to ASTM B-33 and Underwriters’ Laboratories requirements. An opaque Mylar tape shall be applied over the conductor to facilitate stripping.

INSULATION: 105°C rated low smoke, non-halogen TelcoHyde® conforming to Underwriters’ Laboratories Standard 44, Subjects 509 and 758, and CSA C22.2 No. 210-11. In addition, TelcoHyde® complies with the requirements of Telcordia Specification GR-347-CORE. The insulation has a Limiting Oxygen Index of 35%.

SEPARATOR: On sizes 6 AWG and larger, a 1 mil clear Mylar tape shall be applied over the insulation.

COVERING and FINISHER: On all sizes, a natural cotton braid conforming to UL Standard 44 requirements is applied overall. A section of completed cable has a Limiting Oxygen Index of 35%.  A moisture resistant, fire retardant saturant and a colored finisher are applied to the braid.

SURFACE MARKING: Two sides of the cable shall be printed using an ink of a contrasting color and with the following information: “SOUTHWIRE AIW™ CORD BRAND TELCOFLEX® III/KS24194™ L3 NON-HAL (UL) E18321 SIZE (AWG or KCMIL) 600 VOLTS RHH ST1 FT4 OR AWM 3578 60°C WET VW-1 — LL8825 CSA AWM I B 105°C 600 VOLTS FT4 YEAR TIME JULIAN DATE — MEETS IEC INCLUDING 60674 & 60332”  Add “FOR CT USE” before “(AWM3578)” on Sizes 1/0 AWG and larger. Sequential footage markings shall be applied at 2 foot intervals on one side of the cable.

TESTING: Physical and electrical tests in accordance with the requirements of UL Standard 44, Subject 509 and 758, and CSA Standard C22.2 No. 210-11 as AWM.

LABELS: UL and CSA tags and labels shall be applied to all packages.

 

Cable Data

SIZE (AWG OR KCMIL) STRANDING NOMINAL CMA NOMINAL CONDUCTOR DIAMETER (INCHES) INSUL. MIN. AVG. WALL (MILS) NOMINAL INSUL. DIAM. (INCHES) NOMINAL OUTSIDE DIAMETER OVER BRAID (INCHES) MAX D.C. RES. @ 20° C (OHMS/M’) AMPACITY PER NEC TABLE 310.15 (B)(16)
75° C 90° C
14 7/.0247″ 4110 .0708 45 .164 .226 2.730 20 25
12 7/.0311″ 6530 .0892 45 .182 .244 1.720 25 30
10 7/.0392″ 10380 .1130 45 .210 .272 1.080 35 40
8 7/.0495″ 16510 .1420 60 .265 .327 .6795 50 55
6 7/.0624″ 26240 .1780 60 .304 .370 .4276 65 75
4 7/.0787″ 41740 .2250 60 .348 .414 .2689 85 95
2 7/.0992″ 66360 .2830 60 .406 .482 .1691 115 130
1/0 19/.0760″ 105600 .3620 80 .530 .606 0.1063 150 170
2/0 19/.0853″ 133100 .4050 80 .579 .651 0.08432 175 195
4/0 19/.1076″ 211600 .5120 80 .688 .756 0.05248 230 260
350 37/.0991″ 350000 .6610 95 .854 .930 0.03206 310 350
500 37/.1185″ 500000 .7900 95 .983 1.059 0.02222 380 430
750 61/.1130″ 750000 .9680 110 1.200 1.276 0.01481 475 535

 

Rail and Transit

Exane®1093
Exane® TFE Fluoropolymer
Exane®Transit 600V
2KV-DLO
Exane® 1068A-600V
Exane® 1068A-2000V
Exane®-1069A
Exane®-15 1168B Multi-Conductor 600V
Exane® Case Wire
Exane® 15 Reduced Dia. 600V
Exane® ZH-1105A 600V
Exane®ZH-1105A 2000V
Exane®ZH-1105A 600/1000V Metric
Exane®ZH-1105A 1800/3000V Metric
Exane®ZH-1105A 1800V/3000V Metric
1KV-DLO

Telecommunications

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TelcoSafe® LIST 2
Intra-Bay Wiring
TelcoFlex® II
TelcoFlex® III
TelcoFlex® IV

Data

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Exane® CAT 6 4 Pairs 24 AWG
Exane®Cat 5E 4 Pairs 24 AWG
Exane® CAT 5E 2 Pairs 22 AWG
Exane® MVB/WTB 4C 20 AWG
Exane® MVB/WTB 2C 20 AWG

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