Scope:

Single conductor, Type SIS or Type XHHW-2 VW-1 for use at 600 volts or less RoHS compliant. It is 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, NEC Article 384 and UL vertical flame test.

Construction:

Conductors:

Single copper conductors as solid or stranded, annealed or hard, coated or uncoated copper per UL and ASTM requirements. Tinned conductors are standard in SIS constructions.

Insulation:

Gray XLP (crosslinked polyethylene) is “Oil and Gasoline Resistant II” is standard. All black insulation is rated “Sunlight Resistant”.

Identification and Packaging:

The wire shall be identified by surface marking indicating the manufacturer, conductor size, voltage rating, UL symbol, VW-1, 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 StrandsOptional StrandingInsulation Thickness MilsAmpacity*Nominal Overall Diameter-Inches (Standard Strands)Approx Shipping Wgt. (Lbs./Mft.)
18**16-30-0.11"11
16**26-30-0.12"15
14417,1930250.13"/0.14"21
12657,1930300.15"/0.1627
101057,1930400.17"/0.18"40
81337,1945550.24"/0.25"75
61337,1945750.28"/0.30"115
41337,1945950.32"/0.34"175
21337,19451300.38"/0.40"250
113319,37551450.44"/0.46"330
1/013319,37551700.48"/0.52"400
2/013319551950.57"471
3/013319552250.64"586
4/013319552600.70"730
*Ampacity is from NEC Article 310. Check with local codes authority for your guidance with your application.
**Non-UL product.