Copper XHHW-2

Product Description

Annealed, solid or stranded copper conductor, abrasion, moisture and heat resistant, cross-linked polyethylene insulation. Conductor is surface printed with manufacturer’s identification, conductor size and metal type, voltage rating, and type designation.

Colors available upon request.

Application

General purpose wiring designed for power distribution and branch circuits in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings in conduit or approved raceways. Maximum conductor temperature of XHHW is 90˚C in dry locations and 75˚C in wet locations. Conductor is rated 600 volts.

Specification Data

Underwriters Laboratories Standard 44
Federal Specifications J-C-30
ICEA S-66-524
National Electric Code Article 310

Product Data

Solid

Size (AWG) Stranding Insulation Thickness (mils.) Nominal Diameter (inches) Weight Per 1000 Ft. (lbs.) Ampacity* 75°C Wet Ampacity* 90°C Dry
14 SOLID 30 125 18 15 15
12 SOLID 30 145 27 20 20
10 SOLID 30 165 40 30 30

Stranded

Size (AWG) Stranding Insulation Thickness (mils.) Nominal Diameter (inches) Weight Per 1000 Ft. (lbs.) Ampacity* 75°C Wet Ampacity* 90°C Dry
14 7 30 133 20 20 25
12 7 30 152 28 25 30
10 7 30 176 42 35 40
8 7 45 236 66 50 55
6 7 45 275 97 65 75
4 7 45 322 145 85 95
2 7 45 380 225 115 130
1 19 55 435 290 130 150
1/0 19 55 475 365 150 170
2/0 19 55 520 450 175 195
3/0 19 55 570 565 200 225
4/0 19 55 625 705 230 260
250 37 65 690 835 255 2
300 37 65 745 995 285 3
350 37 65 795 1155 310 3
400 37 65 840 1315 335 3
500 37 65 925 1630 380 4
600 61 80 1030 1965 420 455
750 61 80 1135 2445 475 500
1000 61 80 1280 3230 545 585

+Per NEC Table 310-61
*Manufactured with pride in DeKalb, IL USA.

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