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600 V Aluminum Alloy Conductor, UL recognized cross-linked Polyethylene Insulated Wire

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6 AWG Aluminum XLP/USE-2/RHH-RHW-2 Building Wire


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Approved for Direct Burial
600 V Aluminum Alloy Conductor, UL recognized cross-linked Polyethylene Insulation XLPE

USE-2 cables are primarily used for power distribution, in raceways in accordance with National Electrical Code, except that the cable is not rated for use in cable tray. USE-2 is approved for direct burial and for service entrance below ground. USE-2 cables may be used in wet or dry locations, with ambient temperatures not exceeding 90°C. Voltage rating for USE-2 cable is 600V

Applicable Standards:
USE-2 meets or exceeds the following standards
UL 44
Requirements of the National Electrical Code
ASTM standards B 800, B 801
Sunlight resistant 

USE-2 conductor is a compact soft drawn bare 8000 series aluminum, with Class B stranding per ASTM

USE-2 has abrasion, heat and moisture resistant cross-linked polyethylene insulation XLPE 


Size: 6 AWG
Number of Strands: 7
Insulation Thickness: 0.060 inches
Outside Diameter: 0.292 inches
Weight: 0.049 lbs per ft
Ampacity: 55 Amps at 30°C

*Data provided on this page is subject to change based on different manufacturers variances.

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Cable TypeXLP/USE-2 or RHH/RHW-2
Wire Size6 AWG
# of Conductors1 Conductor
Conductor MaterialAluminum
Stranded or SolidStranded
O.D. (Inches)0.292
Temp. Rating-40°C ~ 90°C
Insulation MaterialXLPE - Cross-linked Polyethylene
Direct BurialYes
Sunlight ResistantYes
Location UseWet, Dry
Indoor/Outdoor UseIndoor, Outdoor
StandardsUL Listed, RoHS Compliant