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2.Cathodic Protection Cables, Primary Halar Insulation, HMW (High Molecular Weight) Polyethylene Jacket

Application

A direct earth burial DC lead cable for use in deep anode groundbed installations, designed to withstand corrosive gases. 

Standards

  1. Conductor - Stranded bare copper conductor conforms to ASTM B8.
  2. Insulation -A homogeneous wall of natural ECTFE fluoropolymer (Halar) shall be extruded over the conductor.
  3. Jacket - Insulation is high molecular weight polyethylene conforming to ASTM D1248, Type 1, Class A, Category 5, Grades E4 and E5. 
Size
No. of 
Strands
Circular
Mils
AWG
Diameter
Inches
HALAR
Thickness
Inches
HMWPE
Thickness
Inches
Nominal
Diameter
Inches
Weight
Lbs per
1000 ft
DC Ohms 
per Mft
at 20ºC
#8716,510.146.020.065.31683
.640
#6726,240.184.020.065.354120
.403
#4741,740.232.020.065.402177
.254
#2766,360.283.020.065.462260
.159