AWG 1590 ACSR Conductor - LAPWING - ASTM B232

ItemTechnical Details
Code NameLapwing
StandardASTM B232, Specification for Concentric-Lay-Stranded Aluminum Conductors, Coated Steel Reinforced (ACSR)
AWG/MCM1590
Aluminum Area805.68 mm2
Steel Area55.48 mm2
Total Area861.16 mm2
Aluminum Wire Nos45
Single Aluminum Wire Dia4.77 mm OR 0.1877 ins
Steel Wire Nos7
Single Steel Wire Dia3.18 mm OR 0.1251 ins
Approx Overall Dia38.16 mm OR 1.502 ins
Aluminum Weight2232 kg/km OR 1499 lbs/1000ft
Steel Weight435 kg/km OR 292 lbs/1000ft
Total Weight2667 kg/km OR 1792 lbs/1000ft
Aluminum Content83.69%
Steel Content16.31%
Nominal Breaking Load187.02 kN
Rated Strength42034 lbs
Allowable Ampacity1354 Amps