Teck 90

Teck 90 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

Conductors: 7 strand concentric, Class B bare or tinned copper wire, #14 to 2 AWG (2.08 to 33.08 mm²) for 600 V and 1000 V cable. #6 to 2 AWG (13.06 to 33.08 mm²) are compressed strand copper wire
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: 2 conductor cables are colour Coded: Black and White
3 conductor cables are colour coded: Black, Red and Blue
4 conductor cables are colour coded: Black, Red, Blue and White
5 or more conductor cables are black and alpha numeric coded
Bonding Conductor: Bare copper bonding conductor sized in accordance with Table 16 of the Canadian Electrical Code
Jacket: 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
Armouring: 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

Teck 90 cable standard colour is black. Other colours are available upon request


Standard Performance Features

  • Cables meet cold impact/bend test at -40°C (-40°F), however, we do not recommend cables be installed if the cable temperature is below -10°C (14°F)
  • Cables are CSA Certified for use in Hazardous Locations, sunlight resistant and Flame Test rated for FT4

CSA Certifications

  • CSA C22.2 No. 131, Teck 90 Cables
  • CSA C22.2 No. 239, Control and Instrumentation Cables
  • CSA C22.2 No. 174, Cables and Cable Glands for Use in Hazardous Locations