Scope:

Single conductor, Type RHW-2/USE-2 for use at 600 volts or less and RHW-2 2KV for use at 2000 (2kv) volts or less. RoHS compliant. Approved for Direct Burial rated for a maximum continuous operating temperature between -40°C and 90°C in wet and 105°C in dry locations.

Applicable Standards and Tests:

ASTM B-1, B-3, B-33, B-8, and B-174, UL 44 and UL83, Fed Spec J-C-30B, ASTM 150.

Construction:

Conductors:

Single copper conductors as solid or stranded, annealed or hard, coated or uncoated copper per UL and ASTM requirements.

Insulation:

XLP (cross linked polyethylene) is “Oil and Gasoline Resistant II”. All black insulation is rated “Sunlight Resistant”. VW-1 available by request.

Identification and Packaging:

The wire shall be identified by surface marking indicating the manufacturer, conductor size, voltage rating, UL symbol, and type designation. Standard length spools have 500 or 2500 feet. Custom lengths, non-standard colors, AWG and custom packaging are available by request.

AWGStandard Number of StrandsExtra Flexible StrandingInsulation Thickness 600V/2KV MilsNominal Overall Diameter 600V/2KV - Inches (standard strands)Approx. Shipping Wgt. 600/2KV (Lbs./Mft.)
14Solid or 7 19, 4145/600.16-0.17 / 0.19-0.2021/25
12Solid or 719, 6545/600.18-0.19 / 0.21-0.2230/33
10Solid or 719, 10545/600.20-0.21 / 0.23-0.2444/49
8719, 13360/700.27 / 0.2870/74
6719, 13360/70.31 / 0.32106/111
4719, 13360/700.35 / 0.36161/166
2719,13360/700.41 / 0.42246/252
11913380/900.49 / 0.50318/325
1/01913380/900.53 / 0.54389/397
2/0193780/900.58 / 0.60465/473
3/0193780/900.63 / 0.65575/584
4/0193780/900.69 / 0.71714/724