FAA L-824 Type C Sheathed 5kV

Applications

These cables are used for interconnecting the transformers and the current regulator of airfield lighting systems in series circuits, suitable for fixed applications such as taxiways, runways, touchdown zones, land and hold short lighting systems, can be installed in conduit, duct, aerial and direct burial.

Standards

  • FAA L-824 Type C
  • ICEA S-96-659/NEWA WC71

Construction

Airport Cable
Conductor Stranded bare copper to ASTM B3 and ASTM B8.
Optional Separator Optional separator or conductor shield be applied.
Insulation XLPE.
Sheath PE/PVC.

Technical Data

Rated Voltage Uo/U (Um) 5kV
Maximum Conductor Temperature 90℃
Short Circuit Temperature 250℃
Operating Temperatures -40℃~+90℃
Minimum Bending Radius static: 10×OD; dynamic: 20×OD
Impacted Resistant Yes
Weather Resistant Yes

Dimensions and Weight

Construction No. of Strand Nominal Insulation Thickness Nominal Insulation Thickness Nominal Overall Diameter Nominal Weight
No. × mm^2/ AWG - mm inches mm inches mm inches kg/km lbs/kft
1×6mm^2 7 2.3 0.09 0.8 0.03 9.9 0.39 180 121
1×8 7 2.3 0.09 0.76 0.03 10.1 0.396 95 64
1×6 7 2.3 0.09 0.76 0.03 11.0 0.433 127 85
1×4 7 2.3 0.09 1.14 0.045 13.0 0.509 164 110