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Single Conductor or Triplexed In Contact Okonite
Conduit

Three single conductor


cables in conduit — in air
Closed shield operation. Shields bonded and
grounded at multiple points. Any load factor from
30 to 100%. One triplexed cable or three single
conductor cables in conduit.

The load ratings are for a single, loaded cable in


still air. In a group of loaded cables in close
proximity in air, exposed or enclosed, follow the
correction method shown on the ampacity
correction factors page.

Air ambient temperature 40°C.

One isolated conduit — three single


or triplexed conductors — in air
Copper
Non-Shielded Shielded
Conductor 600-5000 2001-5000 5001-35,000
Size Volts Ampacity Volts Ampacity Volts Ampacity
AWG-kcmil 90° C 90° C 105°C 90° C 105°C
(194°F) (194°F) (221°F) (194°F) (221°F)
8......... 55......... 55... 61... —... —...
6......... 75......... 75... 84... 83... 93...
4......... 97......... 97... 110... 110... 120...
2......... 130......... 130... 145... 150... 165...
1......... 156......... 155... 175... 170... 190...
1/0......... 179......... 180... 200... 195... 215...
2/0......... 204......... 205... 225... 225... 255...
3/0......... 242......... 240... 270... 260... 290...
4/0......... 278......... 280... 305... 295... 330...
250......... 317......... 315... 355... 330... 365...
350......... 384......... 385... 430... 395... 440...
500......... 477......... 475... 530... 480... 535...
750......... 598......... 600... 665... 585... 655...
1000........\ 689......... 690... 770... 675... 755...
Aluminum
Non-Shielded Shielded
Conductor 600-5000 2001-5000 5001-35,000
Size Volts Ampacity Volts Ampacity Volts Ampacity
AWG-kcmil 90° C 90° C 105°C 90° C 105°C
(194°F) (194°F) (221°F) (194°F) (221°F)
8......... 43......... 43... 48... —... —...
6......... 58......... 58... 65... 65... 72...
4......... 76......... 76... 85... 84... 94...
2......... 102......... 100... 115... 115... 130...
1......... 122......... 120... 135... 130... 150...
1/0......... 139......... 140... 155... 150... 170...
2/0......... 159......... 160... 175... 175... 200...
3/0......... 189......... 190... 210... 200... 225...
4/0......... 217......... 215... 240... 230... 260...
250......... 249......... 250... 280... 255... 290...
350......... 303......... 305... 340... 310... 350...
500......... 381......... 380... 425... 385... 430...
750......... 488......... 490... 545... 485... 540...
1000......... 578......... 580... 645... 565... 640...

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