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Description

Voltage

600V or less


Construction

Sino-cables MC Type is constructed with Type XHHW-2 conductors rated 90℃ wet or dry, and a bare equipment grounding conductor. The Conductors are AA-8000 series Aluminum Alloy compact stranded. A binder tape is wrapped over the conductors with interlocked aluminum tape applied over the assembly. Individual conductors are color coded per ICEA S-58-679, Method 3, Table 2 (Single color compounds with surface printing). A PVC outer sheath is needed for direct burial.

Copper conductor is also available.


Standard

UL 44, UL 1569 for type MC; ICEA S – 95-658; NEMA WC70; Federal Spec A-A59544 (formerly J–C–30B); IEEEE 1202 70,000 BTU vertical flame test; CSA Spec. C22.2, No. 51 - Armoured Cables.


Features

1. Up to 50% fewer installation steps; Pre-assembled and pre-tested; Lighter weight; Flexible, unlimited bends; Lower material and labor costs(Reduces installation costs up to 50% over pipe and wire); Ideal for vertical applications.

2. Cable reverse wound on reel for ease of pulling and installation When pulling from coils, pull from inside to ensure of installation.

3. Anti-short bushings are not required for use with MC cable per the NEC and UL.


Applications

1. Sino-cables MC Type is suitable for use in branch, feeder and service power distribution under high ambient temperature in commercial, industrial, institutional, casinos and multi-residential buildings; for power, lighting, control and signal circuits; in concealed or exposed installations; Fished or embedded in plaster; in environmental air-handling spaces per NEC 300.22; in places of assembly per NEC 518.4 and theaters per NEC 520.5; in aerial applications when attached to a messenger; for installation in cable tray and approved raceways; under raised floors for IT equipment per NEC 645.5(D) and 645.5(D)(2); Class I Div 2, Class II Div 2, Class III Div 1 hazardous locations.

2. used in wet or dry locations at temperatures not to exceed 90°C.

3. Available with PVC jacket for direct burial and encasement in concrete.


Package

steel & wooden reel, wooden reel, steel reel, in coils on wooden tray, or other requirements by customers.  


W E I G H T S  AND  M E A S U R E M E N T S

Conductor Size (AWG/kcmil)Sub Assembly
(inches)
Overall Nominal
Diameter (inches)
Approx.Net
Weight Per 1000'
(Ibs.)
Allowable Ampacity + 
(wet or dry)
75℃90℃
THREE CONDUCTOR With GROUND
6 - 6  - 6 - 60.570.792385161
4 - 4 - 4 - 60.730.973036676
2 - 2 - 2 - 40.861.0841791101
1 - 1 - 1 - 40.891.12496101116
1 / 0 - 1 / 0 - 1 / 0 - 40.981.20579121136
2 / 0 - 2 / 0 - 2 / 0 - 41.071.28677136151
3 / 0 - 3 / 0 - 3 / 0-41.171.39832156176
4 / 0 - 4 / 0 - 4 / 0 - 21.261.581088181206
250 - 250 - 250 - 21.421.731275205230
250 - 250 - 250 - 3 / 01.591.911401206231
350 - 350 - 350 - 11.631.951654251290
400 - 400 - 400 - 11.732.051831271306
500 - 500 - 500 - 3 / 01.892.212258311351
500 - 500 - 500 - 2 / 01.892.212225311351
500 - 500 - 500 - 11.892.212178311351
600 - 600 - 600 - 1 / 02.112.432609341386
750 - 750 - 750 - 3 / 02.312.633178386436
750 - 750 - 750 - 1 / 02.312.633119386436
FOUR CONDUCTOR With Ground
2 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 40.881.105087381
1 - 1 - 1 - 1 - 40.991.216198193
1 / 0 - 1 / 0 - 1 / 0 - 1 / 0 - 41.091.3172897109
2 / 0 - 2 / 0 - 2 / 0 - 2 / 0 - 41.191.41859109121
3 / 0 - 3 / 0 - 3 / 0 - 3 / 0 - 41.311.621139125141
4 / 0 - 4 / 0 - 4 / 0 - 4 / 0 - 21.431.751375145165
250 - 250 - 250- 250 - 3 / 01.782.101747165185
250 - 250 - 250 - 250 - 11.591.911635165185
350 - 350 - 350 - 350 - 1 / 01.832.142130201225
500 - 500 - 500 - 500- 3 / 02.122.432878249281
600 - 600 - 600 - 600- 3 / 02.352.673416273309
750 - 750 - 750 - 750 - 9002.893.214838309349
750 - 750 - 750 - 750 - 7502.903.224597309349
750 - 750 - 750 - 750 - 3 / 02.582.904090309349


*All values are nominal and subject to correction.

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