ASTM WK46325

    Revision of B835 - 04(2009) Standard Specification for Compact Round Stranded Copper Conductors Using Single Input Wire Construction

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    Active Standard: B835 - 04(2009)

    Developed by Subcommittee: B01.04 | Committee B01 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK46325

    1. Rationale

    The current wording in section 9 refers to Table 2 for the stranding k-factor. Table 2 is actually the temperature correction factors for resistance. Revise to use 2 % as the incremental increase in mass and resistance due to stranding. The 2% incremental increase also aligns with similar standards such as B496 and B400.


    Keywords

    compact copper conductor; compact round SIW stranded copper conductor; copper electrical conductor; electrical conductor; electrical conductorcopper; SIW stranded copper conductor; stranded copper conductor; Compact copper conductor; Single input wire (SIW) construction; Stranded copper electrical conductors--specifications;
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    06-02-2014

    Technical Contact:
    Stephen Childers

    Item:
    001

    Ballot:
    B01 (14-02)

    Status:
    Ballot Item Approved as B835-2014 and Pending Publication