ASTM B263-99

    Historical Standard: ASTM B263-99 Standard Test Method for Determination of Cross-Sectional Area of Stranded Conductors

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    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers the procedure for determining the cross-sectional area of stranded conductors by the mass method.

    1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

    1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    B830 Specification for Uniform Test Methods and Frequency


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 29.240.20 (Power transmission and distribution lines)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 26121500(Electrical wire)


    DOI: 10.1520/B0263-99

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