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NEMA publishes nonshielded cable standard.
Press Release Summary:
Oct 21, 2015 - NEMA published ANSI/NEMA WC 71 ICEA S-96-659-2014 Nonshielded Cables Rated 2,001–5,000 V for Use in the Distribution of Electric Energy. Standard applies to materials, constructions, and testing of 2,001 through 5,000 Volt nonshielded power cables having insulations of thermoplastic polyethylene, cross-linked polyethylene, or cross-linked rubber. Last published in 1999, document is for users and producers of insulated cable.
Original Press Release
NEMA Publishes ANSI/NEMA WC 71 ICEA S-96-659-2014 Nonshielded Cables Rated 2001-5000 V for Use in the Distribution of Electric Energy
Press release date: Oct 19, 2015
Last published in 1999, this document was developed by the Insulated Cable Engineers Association’s (ICEA) Power and Control Cable committee and NEMA as an American National Standard, and is for users and producers of insulated cable.
ANSI/NEMA WC 71 ICEA S-96-659-2014 may be downloaded for $206 or purchased in hard copy for $248 on the NEMA website.
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