Calculated operating temperatures of thermally insulated electric cables by David D Evans

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StatementDavid D. Evans ; prepared for the Consumer Product Safety Commission
SeriesNBS technical note -- 1133
ContributionsUnited States. National Bureau of Standards, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, United States. National Engineering Laboratory. Center for Fire Research
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Paginationvii, 33 p. :
Number of Pages33
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Open LibraryOL14847515M

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The operating temperature of an electrical cable normally refers to the minimum and maximum temperature that the cable can safely operate at for a sustained period of time. This operating temperature is determined by the insulation and/or sheathing material around the cable.

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It becomes more complicated when the conductor consists of multiple materials. The operating temperature at a given moment in time can be calculated using Equation 2. Θ amb = the conductor operating temperature = 90 °C.

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[1] SAE Standard ASA, Relative Thermal Life and Temperature Index for Insulated Electric Wire, [2] UL StandardWire and Cable Test Methods, [3] NE MA WC70 (ICEA S), Standard for Nonshielded Power Cables Rated V or Less.

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