ARMCON® cables are suitable for use in ventilated, non-ventilated and ladder type cable trays, direct earth burial or raceways, and for exposed or concealed wiring in wet, damp or dry locations in -40°C (-40°F) environments.

Design Standards

7 strand concentric, Class B bare or tinned copper wire, #18 and 16 AWG (0.519 and 1.29 mm²) for 600 V
Primary Insulation:
XLPE compound - rated as 105°C (221°F) dry, 90°C (194°F) wet, and -40°C (-40°F) for Type RW90-40 insulation
Conductor Identification:
Conductor #1 is white, the remaining conductors are black and alpha numeric coded. Other colour codes are available upon request.
Bonding Conductor:
Bare copper bonding conductor sized in accordance with Table 16 of the Canadian Electrical Code
90°C (194°F) to -40°C (-40°F) Fire Retardant Low Acid Gas PVC
The standard inner jacket under the armour is black. Other colours are available upon request.
CSA certified interlocked aluminum or interlocked galvanized steel armour is suitable for use in Hazardous Locations. These cables are marked HL in accordance with CSA C22.2 No. 174.
Armour Outer Covering:
90°C (194°F) to -40°C (-40°F) Fire Retardant (FR) Low Acid Gas (LAG) PVC
ARMCON® cable standard colour is blue. Other colours are available upon request.

Standard Performance Features

CSA Certifications