Copper XLPE Cable

XLPE Cables - Single Core, Copper Conductor

Application:

For mains, sub-mains and sub circuits unenclosed, enclosed in conduit, buried direct or in underground ducts for buildings and industrial plants where not subject to mechanical stress. Suitable where space is at a premium and/or where conditions of overload may occur.

Conductor: Plain annealed copper
Insulation: XLPE X-90
Sheath: PVC 5V-90
Voltage: 0.6/1KV
Standards: AS/NZS 1125, AS/NZS3808 and AS/NZS 5000.1
Voltage: 90°C

Typical Features

Electra Cables

Code

Conductor

Insulation
Thick
mm

Sheath
Thickness
mm

OD
± 10%

Min
Bending
Radius mm

Standard  Packing

Approx.Weight

kg/Km

mm2

No./mm

100m

500m

XLPE1160

16

7/1.70

0.7

1.4

9.3

150

220

XLPE1250

25

19/1.35

0.9

1.4

11.4

170

317

XLPE1350

35

19/1.53

0.9

1.4

12.3

185

415

XLPE1500

50

19/1.78

1

1.4

13.7

210

557

XLPE1700

70

19/2.14

1.1

1.4

15.7

240

757

XLPE1950

95

37/1.78

1.1

1.5

17.7

270

998

XLPE11200

120

37/2.03

1.2

1.5

19.6

300

 

1228

XLPE11500

150

37/2.25

1.4

1.6

21.8

330

 

1519

XLPE11850

185

37/2.52

1.6

1.6

24

360

 

1855

XLPE12400

240

61/2.25

1.7

1.8

27

405

 

 

2389

XLPE13000

300

61/2.52

1.8

1.9

29.9

450

 

 

3076

XLPE14000

400

61/2.85

2

1.9

33.5

510

 

 

 

XLPE15000

500

61/3.20

2.2

2

37.2

555

 

 

 

XLPE16300

630

127/2.52

2.4

2.2

42

630

 

 

 

Current Rating

ConductorCurrent Rating (a)Electrical Characteristics
Three PhaseSingle PhaseMax. Cond. DC Resistance
@20°C©/km
Max. Cond. AC Resistance
@20°C ©/km
Equivalent Star Resistance
©/km
(b) 3 Phase Voltage Drop Touching
@90°C mV/A.m
Nom. Area mm_In conduit in airBuried in ductsIn conduit in airBuried in ducts
16 78 89 86 105 1.15 1.46 0.108 2.53
25 110 115 115 135 0.727 0.932 0.102 1.57
35 125 140 145 160 0.524 0.668 0.098 1.17
50 155 170 175 195 0.387 0.492 0.093 0.865
70 190 210 220 240 0.268 0.343 0.089 0.615
95 230 250 260 290 0.193 0.248 0.087 0.459
120 270 290 310 335 0.153 0.193 0.085 0.371
150 310 330 350 375 0.124 0.16 0.085 0.316
185 355 375 400 435 0.0991 0.127 0.084 0.267
240 420 440 475 510 0.0754 0.099 0.082 0.227
300 485 510 530 580 0.0601 0.08 0.081 0.203
400 560 580 635 670 0.047 0.064 0.08 0.184
500 650 670 670 760 0.0366 0.052 0.08 0.171
630 760 760 870 890 0.0283 0.045 0.079 0.161

(a)

Based on 40°C ambient air temperature and where applicable, burial depth of 0.5m, soil temperature of 25°C and soil resistivity of 1.2°C m/W.

(b)

For single phase voltage drop, multiply by 1.155

 

The above information is from the following sources:

 

AS/NZ 3008.1.1
AS/NZS 1125

 

For current rating using other installation conditions refer to AS/NZS3008.1.1
Do not install in direct contact with polystyrene or polyurethane insulation materials