AWG 605 ACSR Conductor - SQUAB - ASTM B232

ItemTechnical Details
Code NameSquab
StandardASTM B232, Specification for Concentric-Lay-Stranded Aluminum Conductors, Coated Steel Reinforced (ACSR)
AWG/MCM605
Aluminum Area306.58 mm2
Steel Area49.94 mm2
Total Area356.52 mm2
Aluminum Wire Nos26
Single Aluminum Wire Dia3.87 mm OR 0.1523 ins
Steel Wire Nos7
Single Steel Wire Dia3.01 mm OR 0.1185 ins
Approx Overall Dia24.51 mm OR 0.964 ins
Aluminum Weight850 kg/km OR 571 lbs/1000ft
Steel Weight390 kg/km OR 262 lbs/1000ft
Total Weight1240 kg/km OR 833 lbs/1000ft
Aluminum Content68.55%
Steel Content31.45%
Nominal Breaking Load108.14 kN
Rated Strength24305 lbs
Allowable Ampacity765 Amps