CSA C22.2 NO 129
|Publication Date:||1 January 2010|
|ICS Code (Cables):||29.060.20|
This Standard specifies requirements for Type NS75 and NS90 neutral-supported cables for use on outdoor overhead electrical systems that
(a) have nominal voltages of 600 V or less; and
(b) are intended for installation in accordance with the Canadian Electrical Code, Part I.
Neutral-supported cables covered by this Standard consist of a maximum of five conductors (one, two, or three insulated phase conductors, a neutral conductor, and an optional insulated control/supply conductor). The conductors are insulated with polyethylene (PE) rated 75 °C or cross-linked polyethylene (XLPE) rated 75 or 90 °C.
Flame test requirements for neutral-supported cable insulations or coverings are also covered in this Standard, to the extent called for by the Canadian Electrical Code, Part I.
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