725.02 Wire and Cable

1. Specifications:

725.02 C&MS.

2. Sampling and/or Inspection Requirements:

Cables shall be inspected upon receipt of shipment for condition and conformance to the plans and specifications. Conformance to the plans and specifications shall be determined by markings on the cables. See addendum for marking requirements. (Field)

Qualified Product List (QPL)

Only material that is approved as a Qualified Product may be used. To verify, refer to Qualified Product List (QPL) on the OMM website

http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/ConstructionMgt/Materials/Pages/QPL.aspx

. Suppliers who are interested in approval of their products should follow the requirements defined for this product on the list website.

No. sample required.

3. Methods of Test:

NEMA WC-70, WC 71

ICEA S-95-658

UL Type MV-90

4. Addendum:

Concentric Stranded Copper Conductors 600 V

Conductor Size, AWG

Number of Strands

Nominal diameter of Stranded Conductor

(inches)

Min Average Insulation Thickness - RHH/RHW/USE (mils)

Min Average Insulation Thickness - XHHW (mils)

14

7

.073

45

30

12

7

.092

45

30

10

7

.116

45

30

9

7

.130

45

45

8

7

.146

60

45

7

7

.164

60

45

6

7

.184

60

45

5

7

.206

60

45

4

7

.232

60

45

3

7

.260

60

45

2

7

.292

60

45

1

19

.332

80

55

1/0

19

.373

80

55

2/0

19

.419

80

55

3/0

19

.470

80

55

4/0

19

.528

80

55

Cable Markings:

Size printed every 24 inches

All other printed every 40 inches including:

Name of wire manufacturer

Type of wire i.e. RHH RHW USE XHHW

Voltage rating of the cable i.e. 600V 2000V 2kv 5000V 5kv

Date of Manufacture