• 8 Gauge Type W

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    Applications:Type W Power Cable Roundare suitable for use as determined by Article 400 and related articles of the National Electrical Code. Some commonplace applications for Type W cable incorporate mechanical what's more, light-to medium-obligation mining applications; overwhelming obligation administration as force supply link; AC frameworks (grounded what's more, ungrounded); versatile and convenient electrical gear; engine and battery leads. Four-conductor links might be utilized on a few stage Air conditioning frameworks with one conductor utilized for establishing. Temperature reach is - 40°C (- 40°F) least to 90°C (194°F) most extreme.  These adaptable cables can be suspended, in any case, must be associated with gadgets and to fittings with the goal that strain is not transmitted to joints or terminals (per segment 400-10 of NEC codes in which strain relievers are suggested). At the point when used to interface usage hardware, (for example, power generators), to encourage incessant trade, that hardware must have an appended plug.  Adaptable lines are not allowed to be go through dividers, auxiliary roofs, suspended/dropped roofs, floors, or to be appended to building surfaces.

    Search Terms: Type W Power Cables, Round Power Cable, Mining Cable, Portable Power Cable, Cable, Wire, Electrical Wire, Copper Cable, Heavy-duty cable, heavy duty cable, round cable, engine lead cable, battery lead cable. Multi-Cable, Insulated Cable, Jacketed cable, Crush-resistant cable, AC cable, high heat cable, heat-resistant cable

    Colors: Offered in black, white, red, orange, gray, yellow, green, blue. Striped pattern available in all colors.  Standard is black.

    UL Type W, File No. E308664 – This cable is UL rated and approved for use in applications per File No. E308664. 

    Meets CSA FT-5 flame test - UL Vertical Flame test (1700 BTU – 500W) for any Appliance Wire that is use as an external interconnection application. 

    Meets Mine Safety and Health Admin (MSHA) flame resistance for mining applications

    OSHA - This cable is deemed acceptable by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. 

    RoHS compliant - This cable is deemed acceptable by Restrictions on Hazardous Substances. 

    Jacket: Chlorinated polyethylene (CPE) rubber jacket. Fortified with synthetic material.

    Insulation: Ethylene propylene rubber (EPR).

    Conductors: 100% annealed bare copper. Rope-lay stranded or bunch stranded.

    Technical Specifications:
    Number of Conductors in Cable: 1
    Nominal Insulation Thickness (Inches): 0.060
    Nominal Insulation Thickness (mm): 1.52
    Size AWG: 8
    Stranding: 133
    Diameter Complete Cable (O.D.) (Inches): 0.485
    Diameter Complete Cable (O.D.) (Mils): 12.32
    Weight Per 1000ft Total (Lbs.): 160
    Allowable Ampacity 90C (Amps): 80


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