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HVTC SPECIFICATIONS

CSA HVTC CU 1/C 90EPR TS PVC 5KV 100% 133%


PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS
Southwire's 5KV HVTC is a CSA copper tape shielded cable for industrial and commercial medium voltage applications. FT4, -40C, HL and 105C rated for use in harsh Canadian
environments. Rated for installation in cable trays, duct banks, direct burial, troughs, continuous rigid cable supports, and concrete encaseable.

CONSTRUCTION
Conductor:
Class B stranded copper
- compressed or compact
- in accordance with ASTM B3 and ASTM B8

Insulation Shield:
Extruded semi-conducting thermosetting polymeric layer
CSA 68.10 - Shield removal/termination requirements are
printed on the surface
Phase identification as per ICEA Method 3, using printed
circuit numbers
Meets requirement of ICEA, but built to CSA standards

Conductor Shield:
Extruded semi-conducting thermosetting polymeric layer
Insulation:

Print Legend:
SOUTHWIRE [symbol - lightning bolt] #P# CSA 1/C [#AWG or

#kcmil] CPT CU 90EPR 5kV 100% /133% INS LEVEL 25%TS


SUN RES 105C FT4 HL LTGG [-40C] RoHS YEAR (NESC)
[SEQUENTIAL METER MARKS]

Copper Tape Shield:

No-Lead EPR (ethylene propylene rubber)

Helically wrapped 5 mil copper tape with 25% overlap

Thickness: 0.090" (2.28mm) - nominal


Insulation Level: 100% / 133% - ungrounded system

Overall Jacket:

105C rated

Orange PVC (optional colours available)


Thickness:

- No. 2 AWG to No. 3/0 AWG= 0.060" (1.52mm)


- No. 4/0 to 1000 kcmil = 0.080" (2.03mm)

TABLE 1 - WEIGHTS & MEASUREMENTS


Conductor
Diameter
inches
0.277
0.322
0.362
0.405
0.456
0.512
0.558
0.661
0.790
0.968
1.117

mm
7.0
8.2
9.2
10.3
11.6
13.0
14.2
16.8
20.1
24.6
28.4

Diameter Over
Insulation
inches
0.49
0.53
0.57
0.62
0.67
0.72
0.78
0.88
1.01
1.20
1.35

mm
12.4
13.5
14.5
15.6
16.9
18.3
19.8
22.4
25.7
30.4
34.2

Diameter Over
Insulation Shield
inches
0.55
0.59
0.63
0.68
0.73
0.78
0.84
0.94
1.09
1.28
1.43

mm
13.9
15.0
16.1
17.1
18.4
19.9
21.3
23.9
27.7
32.5
36.2

Approx. Overall
Diameter
inches
0.71
0.73
0.80
0.83
0.87
0.96
1.05
1.14
1.30
1.48
1.61

mm
18.0
18.6
20.4
21.1
22.0
24.4
26.7
29.0
33.0
37.5
40.9

Approx. Weight
of Cable
lbs/
1000ft
kg/km
407
606
490
729
563
837
682
1014
811
1206
989
1471
1132
1685
1489
2215
2033
3025
2894
4306
3735
5558

Max. Reel Weight


(reel and cable)**
lbs
3193
3691
4125
4839
5613
6682
7544
9681
9694
9720
9714

kg
1448
1674
1871
2195
2546
3031
3422
4391
4397
4409
4406

Max. Reel
Diameter**
inches
78
78
78
78
78
78
78
78
78
78
78

m
1.98
1.98
1.98
1.98
1.98
1.98
1.98
1.98
1.98
1.98
1.98

Max. Reel
Width**
inches
54.0
54.0
54.0
54.0
54.0
54.0
54.0
54.0
54.0
54.0
54.0

NOTE: These are minimum dimensions as per CSA Standards.


* Other conductor sizes and outer jacket colours are available upon request. (#s in brackets represent # of strands / conductor)
** These are maximum reel sizes and cable lengths. Standard sizes and lengths will be supplied. Reel sizes are not guaranteed. The factory reserves the right to make changes as necessary to optimize manufacturing requirements.

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m
1.37
1.37
1.37
1.37
1.37
1.37
1.37
1.37
1.37
1.37
1.37

Max. Length
of Cable on Reel**
feet
6000
6000
6000
6000
6000
6000
6000
6000
4400
3100
2400

m
1829
1829
1829
1829
1829
1829
1829
1829
1341
945
732

SPS_Q11_INDUSTRIAL-E(13-11)

HVTC
Product Code
CU105Q11-002
CU105Q11-001
CU105Q11-010
CU105Q11-020
CU105Q11-030
CU105Q11-040
CU105Q11-250
CU105Q11-350
CU105Q11-500
CU105Q11-750
CU105Q11-1000

Conductor
Size*
AWG
or Kcmil
2 (19)
1 (19)
1/0 (19)
2/0 (19)
3/0 (19)
4/0 (19)
250 (37)
350 (37)
500 (37)
750 (61)
1000 (61)

HVTC SPECIFICATIONS

CSA HVTC CU 1/C 90EPR TS PVC 5KV 100% 133%


DESIGN
Qualication Standards:
CSA C68.10 - Shielded Power Cables for Commercial and
Industrial Applications - 5 to 46 KV
CSA C68.3 - Shielded & Concentric Neutral Power Cable 5 to 46 kV
CSA C22.2 No. 174 - Cables in Hazardous Locations
ICEA S-93-639 (NEMA WC 74) 5 to 46 kV - Shielded Power Cable
AEIC CS-8 - Qualification Testing Requirements

Product Ratings:
CSA C22.2 No. 2556 & No. 0.3. - Wire and Cable Test Methods
CSA LTGG [-40C] - as per C68.10 - for Cold Bend and
Impact rating
CSA HL - for Hazardous Locations rating
CSA FT4 - for Flame Retardancy rating
CSA SUN RES - for Sunlight Resistant rating

Flame Test Ratings:


FT1 - Flame Test (1,706 BTU/Hr nominal - Vertical Wire
Flame Test)
FT4 - Flame Test (70,000 BTU/Hr - Vertical Tray Flame Test)
IEEE 1202 - Flame Test (70,000 BTU/Hr - Vertical Tray Test)
IEEE 383 - Flame Test (70,000 BTU/Hr)
ICEA T-29-520 - Vertical Cable Tray Flame Test (210,000 BTU/Hr)

-40C - CSA Cold Bend and Impact Temperature

Operating Temperatures:
COPPER CONDUCTOR

-25C - Min. Installation Temperature

CONDUCTOR SHIELD

105C - Max. Continuous Operating Temperature


140C for Emergency Overload Temperature

INSULATION

250C for Short Circuit Temperature

INSULATION SHIELD
COPPER TAPE SHIELD
OVERALL PVC JACKET

End View

TABLE 2 - ENGINEERING SPECIFICATIONS

HVTC
Product Code

CU105Q11-002
CU105Q11-001
CU105Q11-010
CU105Q11-020
CU105Q11-030
CU105Q11-040
CU105Q11-250
CU105Q11-350
CU105Q11-500
CU105Q11-750
CU105Q11-1000

Minimum
Bend Radius

AWG
or Kcmil inches
2 (19)
8.5
1 (19)
8.8
1/0 (19)
9.6
2/0 (19)
10.0
3/0 (19)
10.4
4/0 (19)
11.5
250 (37) 12.6
350 (37) 13.7
500 (37) 15.6
750 (61) 17.7
1000 (61) 19.3

mm
215
223
244
253
264
293
320
348
396
450
491

Maximum
Pulling Tension

DC Resistance Rdc AC Resistance Rac


@ 25C
Ratios @ 90C & 60Hz

/
lbs Newtons 1000ft
531
2361
0.1620
670
2978
0.1290
845
3758
0.1020
1065
4736
0.0810
1342
5971
0.0642
1693
7530
0.0510
8896
0.0431
2000
2800 12455 0.0308
4000 17793 0.0216
6000 26689 0.0144
6000 26689 0.0108

/
km
0.5315
0.4232
0.3347
0.2658
0.2106
0.1673
0.1414
0.1011
0.0709
0.0472
0.0354

/
1000ft
0.2030
0.1620
0.1280
0.1020
0.0807
0.0639
0.0543
0.0390
0.0275
0.0188
0.0144

* Other conductor sizes and outer jacket colours are available upon request.
Ampacities are based on Table 1 of the 2012 Canadian Electrical Code Part I - 90C column
Ampacities are based on Table D10A and Detail 1 - Diagram B4-2 of the 2012 Canadian Electrical Code Part I

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/
km
0.6660
0.5315
0.4200
0.3347
0.2648
0.2097
0.1782
0.1280
0.0902
0.0617
0.0472

mH/
1000ft
0.1147
0.1076
0.1061
0.1013
0.0967
0.0960
0.0961
0.0909
0.0879
0.0834
0.0799

mH/
km
0.3763
0.3532
0.3480
0.3324
0.3172
0.3150
0.3153
0.2981
0.2885
0.2735
0.2620

Capacitance
C
F/
1000ft
0.0871
0.0979
0.1074
0.1176
0.1297
0.1430
0.1479
0.1711
0.2000
0.2305
0.2646

F/
km
0.2858
0.3212
0.3525
0.3860
0.4257
0.4692
0.4852
0.5613
0.6564
0.7564
0.8681

Inductive Reactance Capacitive Reactance


XL
XC
Short Circuit
Current
@60Hz
@60Hz
@60Hz
(triplexed)
(wrt grounded shield)
M
M
/
/
1000ft
km
kAmps
1000ft
km
0.0305 0.0093
5
0.0432
0.1419
0.0271 0.0083
6
0.0406
0.1331
0.0247 0.0075
7
0.0400
0.1312
0.0225 0.0069
10
0.0382
0.1253
0.0204 0.0062
13
0.0364
0.1196
0.0186 0.0057
14
0.0362
0.1188
0.0179 0.0055
17
0.0362
0.1189
0.0155 0.0047
25
0.0343
0.1124
0.0133 0.0040
35
0.0332
0.1088
0.0115 0.0035
51
0.0314
0.1031
0.0100 0.0031
68
0.0301
0.0988

Allowable
Allowable
Ampacities in
Ampacities
Free Air
Direct Buried
(30C ambient) (20C ambient)
Amps
190
220
260
300
350
405
455
570
700
885
1055

Amps
~
~
231
264
301
345
379
461
564
706
823

SPS_Q11_INDUSTRIAL-E(13-11)
SLS_15KV PRIMARY
UD_ENERGY-E(12-09)

Conductor
Size*

Inductance
L
(triplexed)