AAC, ACSR, and AAAC Service Drop Triplex

Product Description

Two stranded all aluminum conductors covered with HMW polyethylene or XLP 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

Product Data

AAC Neutral-Messenger

Code Word Phase Conductor Bare Neutral Messenger Weight Per 1000 ft. (lbs.) Allowable Ampacities+
Size (AWG) Stranding Covering Thickness (mils.) Size (AWG) Stranding Rated Strength (lbs.) POLY XLP POLY XLP
Patella 6 7 45 6 7 563 103 103 70 85
Oyster 4 7 45 4 7 881 156 160 90 115
Clam 2 7 45 2 7 1350 232 238 120 150
Murex 1/0 7 60 1/0 7 1990 373 383 160 205
Purpura 1/0 19 60 1/0 7 1990 370 380 160 205
Nassa 2/0 7 60 2/0 7 2510 461 472 185 235
Trophon 2/0 19 60 2/0 7 2510 456 467 185 235
Melita 3/0 19 60 3/0 19 3310 562 562 215 275
Portunus 4/0 19 60 4/0 19 4020 696 696 245 315
Nannynose 336.4 19 80 336.4 19 6146 1118 1118 325 420

ACSR Neutral-Messenger

Code Word Phase Conductor Bare Neutral Messenger Weight Per 1000 ft. (lbs.) Allowable Ampacities+
Size (AWG) Stranding Covering Thickness (mils.) Size (AWG) Stranding Rated Strength (lbs.) POLY XLP POLY XLP
Paludina 6 1 45 6 6/1 1190 109 110 70 85
Voluta 6 7 45 6 6/1 1190 116 118 70 85
Scallop 4 1 45 6 6/1 1190 143 146 90 115
Whelk 4 1 45 4 6/1 1860 165 169 90 115
Strombus 4 7 45 6 6/1 1190 156 160 90 115
Periwinkle 4 7 45 4 6/1 1860 172 176 90 115
Cockle 2 7 45 4 6/1 1860 227 233 120 150
Conch 2 7 45 2 6/1 2850 261 267 120 150
Janthina 1/0 7 60 2 6/1 2853 365 376 160 205
Neritina 1/0 7 60 1/0 6/1 4380 419 430 160 205
Ranella 1/0 19 60 2 6/1 2853 362 372 160 205
Cenia 1/0 19 60 1/0 6/1 4380 416 428 160 205
Cavolinia 2/0 7 60 1 6/1 3550 451 462 185 235
Runcina 2/0 7 60 2/0 6/1 5310 519 530 185 235
Clio 2/0 19 60 1 6/1 3550 437 444 185 235
Triton 2/0 19 60 2/0 6/1 5310 514 526 185 235
Aega 3/0 19 60 1/0 6/1 4380 549 559 215 275
Mursia 3/0 19 60 3/0 6/1 6620 626 633 215 275
Cerapus 4/0 19 60 2/0 6/1 5310 670 678 245 315
Zuzara 4/0 19 60 4/0 6/1 8350 777 785 245 315
Limpet 336.4 19 80 336.4 18/1 8680 1147 1161 325 420

6201 Alloy Neutral-Messenger

Code Word Phase Conductor Bare Neutral Messenger Weight Per 1000 ft. (lbs.) Allowable Ampacities+
Size (AWG) Stranding Covering Thickness (mils.) ACSR Equivalent (AWG) Stranding Rated Strength (lbs.) POLY XLP POLY XLP
Minex 6 1 45 6 7 1110 101 102 70 85
Hippa 6 7 45 6 7 1110 105 107 70 85
Artemia 4 1 45 6 7 1110 132 134 90 115
Prawn 4 1 45 4 7 1760 152 154 90 115
Crab 4 7 45 6 7 1110 141 144 90 115
Barnacle 4 7 45 4 7 1760 157 160 90 115
Solaster 2 7 45 4 7 1760 212 216 120 150
Shrimp 2 7 45 2 7 2800 238 243 120 150
Sandcrab 1/0 7 60 2 7 2800 341 348 160 205
Gammarus 1/0 7 60 1/0 7 4460 384 390 160 205
Echinus 1/0 19 60 2 7 2800 336 342 160 205
Leda 1/0 19 60 1/0 7 4460 378 384 160 205
Dungenese 2/0 7 60 2/0 7 5390 474 481 185 235
Cyclops 2/0 19 60 2/0 7 5390 467 473 185 235
Fulgar 3/0 19 60 1/0 7 4460 518 525 215 275
Flustra 3/0 19 60 3/0 7 6790 588 596 215 275
Arca 4/0 19 60 2/0 7 5390 632 640 245 315
Lepas 4/0 19 60 4/0 7 8560 716 725 245 315

+Conductor temperature of 90°C for XLP, 75°C for Poly; ambient temperature of 40°C; emissivity 0.9; 2 ft./sec. wind in sun.
*Manufactured with pride in DeKalb, IL USA.

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