RoHS Compliant Made in USA


Single conductor copper, high molecular weight polyethylene (HMWPE) insulated tracer/locator wire. HMWPE is a rugged and durable material considered excellent for moisture and abrasion resistance. This product is suitable for continuous service in direct burial, wet and dry locations, 75°C. Designed to carry an electrical signal for use in locating underground non-metallic pipe. Versions available in 30 volt, 600 volt.

Applicable Standards and Tests:

ASTM B-1, B-3, B-8 for Copper conductors. ASTM D-1248 for Polyethylene. ICEA S-70-547, ICEA S-61-402/NEMA WC5 and ICEA S-95-658/NEMA WC70 for cable construction. UL 83, UL 1581 for tests and procedures. All products are spark tested at 7500 VAC unless otherwise specified.



The single copper conductors shall be solid or stranded, annealed or hard uncoated copper per UL83 and ASTM requirements.


Concentrically applied HMWPE insulation in accordance with UL83. LLDPE is standard and HDPE is available upon request.

Identification and Packaging:

Custom and standard print legends are available. 500 ft/spl. packed 4/box, or 2500 ft/spl spools are standard and packaged and labeled with product name, description, AWG, and manufacturer. Custom lengths, non-standard colors, AWG and custom packaging are available by request.

Print Wheel:

Kris-Tech Wire Co #XX AWG STR PE-30 Tracer Wire 30V direct burial only – caution gas line below

Value Add Service:

  • Custom lengths and put-ups
  • 12 available colors
  • Wire paralleling and cabling
  • One Pull bundled wire solution
  • Wire striping
  • Custom print legends and labels
AWGBreaking Pounds soft/hardBending Radius (inches)Insulation Thickness (Inches) 30/600VNominal Overall Diameter - InchesNominal DC Resistance OHM/1000 ft @ 20°CApprox. Shipping Weight (Lbs/Mft)