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Available Fault Current Calculation
Step 1b: Insert the kVA
rating (PF) power factor and (Z)
impedence of Sokolik
by:John transformer. (Note
Utility Fault Current 0 amperes kVA = 300 When you insert the kVA rating, power
factor and impedence you must select a
E = 0 voltage from the select the Voltage and
I = kVA x 1000 = trans. FLA trans. FLA = 0 Phase from dropdown box before the value
will be calculated.)
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Step 1a: Insert available
Isca = trans. fault
FLA current
x 100 ampere rating PF = 90%
or
transformer Z local=utility
from Z = 3% %
Isca = ampere short-circuit current RMS symmetrical. Isca = 3,000 amperes

Point to Point Method Select Voltage & Phase


Step 2: Select type of (distance)
Length L = 150 Select Conductor & Raceway
conductor
2xLxI and conduit
(ASC) Isca = 3,000
'f ' factor =
N x C x E L-N # conductors per phase N = 1
Phase conductor constant C = 0 Phase Conductor 2/0
Step 3: Insert the Length Volt Line to Line
of one E L-L = 0 Volt
conductor f = 0.000
Neutral conductor constant C = 0 Neutral Conductor AWG
Multiplier Volt Line to Neutral EL-N = 0 Volt
f = 0.000
Step 4: Insert the number of
M= 1
conductors per phase. Step 5a: Select phase
1+f Line to Line M = size size.
conductor 1.000
Line to Neutral M = 1.000 Step 5b: Select neutral
Fault Current at Service Equipment conductor size.
Finished product
Isca x M = fault current at terminals of main disconnect
CALCULATED L- L =
FAULT 3,000 amperes
CURRENT
Isca x M = fault current at terminals of main disconnect L- N = 0 amperes

Fault Current from Service disc. to panel "_____" Select Conductor & Raceway

Single Phase
Single Phase Feeder Length (distance) L =
2xLxI (ASC) Isca = 3,000 Phase 0
'f ' factor =
N x Cby
Continue x entering
E L-N # conductors per phase
next point N =
to point Phase conductor constant C = 0 Phase Conductor AWG
Volt Line to Line E L-L = 0 Volt
f = 0.000
Neutral conductor constant C = 0 Neutral Conductor AWG
Volt Line to Neutral EL-N = 0 Volt
Multiplier f = 0.000

M= 1 Line to Line M = 1.000


1+f Line to Neutral M = 1.000

Isca x M = fault current at terminals of the panel L- L = 3,000 amperes


Isca x M = fault current at terminals of the panel L- N = 0 amperes

Calculation does not include motor contribution

Branch Circuit Fault fro Point to Point Select Conductor & Raceway

Single Phase
Single Phase Branch Length (distance) L =
2xLxI (ASC) Isca = 3,000 Phase 0
'f ' factor =
N x C x E L-N # conductors per phase N =
Phase conductor constant C = 0 Phase Conductor AWG
Volt Line to Line E L-L = 0 Volt
f = 0.000
Neutral conductor constant C = 0 Neutral Conductor AWG
Volt Line to Neutral EL-N = 0 Volt
Multiplier f = 0.000

M= 1 Line to Line M = 1.000


1+f Line to Neutral M = 1.000

Isca x M = fault current at terminals of the panel L- L = 3,000 amperes


Isca x M = fault current at terminals of the panel L- N = 0 amperes

Calculation does not include motor contribution


on
b: Insert the kVA
PF) power factor and (Z)
nce of transformer. Ver. 4.00
(Note:
u insert the kVA rating, power
d impedence you must select a
om the select the Voltage and
m dropdown box before the value
culated.)

oltage & Phase

onductor & Raceway

2/0

AWG

ep 5b: Select neutral


conductor size.

onductor & Raceway

Single Phase

Neutral

AWG

AWG
onductor & Raceway

Single Phase

Neutral

AWG

AWG
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by:John Sokolik Ver. 7.1 Three Sing
Utility Fault Current amperes kVA = jmp1jds@comcast.net in PVC
E = 0 AWG
I = kVA x 1000 = trans. FLA trans. FLA = 0 ##
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Isca = trans. FLA x 100 x PF PF = ##
transformer Z = Z = ##
Isca = ampere short-circuit current RMS symmetrical. Isca = 0 amperes ##
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Select Voltage & Phase
Point to Point Method ##
Length (distance) FEET L = Select Conductor & Raceway ##
2xLxI (ASC) Isca = 0 ##
'f ' factor =
N x C x E L-N # conductors per phase N = ##
Phase conductor constant C = 0 Phase Conductor AWG ##
Volt Line to Line E L-L = 0 Volt ##
f = 0.000 ##
Neutral conductor constant C = 0 Neutral Conductor AWG ##
Multiplier Volt Line to Neutral EL-N = 0 Volt ##
f = 0.000 400 kcmil
M= 1 500 kcmil
1+f Line to Line M = 1.000 600 kcmil
Line to Neutral M = 1.000 750 kcmil
Fault Current at Service Equipment 1000 kcmil

Isca x M = fault current at terminals of main disconnect L- L = 0 amperes


Isca x M = fault current at terminals of main disconnect L- N = 0 amperes Neutral
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Fault Current from Service Equipment to Panel __ Select Conductor & Raceway ##
Single Phase ##
Single Phase Feeder Length (distance) L = ##
2xLxI (ASC) Isca = 0 Phase 0 Neutral ###
'f ' factor =
N x C x E L-N # conductors per phase N = ##
Phase conductor constant C = 0 Phase Conductor AWG ##
Volt Line to Line E L-L = 0 Volt ##
f = 0.000 ##
Neutral conductor constant C = 0 Neutral Conductor AWG

Volt Line to Neutral EL-N = 0 Volt ##


Multiplier f = 0.000 ##
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M= 1 Line to Line M = 1.000 ##
1+f Line to Neutral M = 1.000 ##
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Isca x M = fault current at terminal of the panel L- L = 0 amperes AL/PVC
Isca x M = fault current at terminal of the panel L- N = 0 amperes CU/MET
AL/MET
Calculation does not include motor contribution ##
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