Cable Set for Power, and Telecoms

Cable Set for Power, and Telecoms

This piece was originally posted in the June 2017 issue of electroindustry.

Ann Brandstadter, Manager, Standards Publications and Marketing, NEMA

A newly packaged set for the wire and cable industry is now available on the NEMA Standards Store website.

“These standards are a blend of power and utility products and, to a lesser extent, telecommunication products,” said Richard Beggs, secretary of Insulated Cable Engineers Association, Inc. (ICEA). “The users who would buy this set are the utility, energy distribution, and providers of electrical grid.”

This set contains all nine ANSI/NEMA/ICEA wire and cable standards:

The cable standards set is available for $999 in hard copy and as an electronic download.

Other recently published standards

ANSI C12.20-2015 American National Standard for Electricity Meters—0.1, 0.2, and 0.5 Accuracy Classes, available in hard copy and as an electronic download for $94.

NEMA 77-2017 Temporal Light Artifacts: Test Methods and Guidance for Acceptance Criteria, available in hard copy and as an electronic download for $265.

NEMA ICS 5-2017 Industrial Control and Systems: Control Circuit and Pilot Devices, available in hard copy for $215 or as an electronic download at no cost.

NEMA OS 4-2016 Requirements for Air-Sealed Boxes for Electrical and Communication Applications, available in hard copy and as an electronic download for $60.

NEMA RV 2-2016 Application and Installation Guidelines for Nonmetallic-Sheathed Cable and Underground Feeder and Branch Circuit Cable, available for $82 in hard copy or as an electronic download for no cost.

NEMA TCB 4-2016 Guidelines for the Selection and Installation of Smooth-Wall Coilable High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Conduit, available in hard copy and as an electronic download for $81.

Purchase these and other NEMA standards at www.nema.org/standards-store.


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