AWG 900 ACSR Conductor - RUDDY - ASTM B232

ItemTechnical Details
Code NameRuddy
StandardASTM B232, Specification for Concentric-Lay-Stranded Aluminum Conductors, Coated Steel Reinforced (ACSR)
AWG/MCM900
Aluminum Area456.06 mm2
Steel Area31.54 mm2
Total Area487.6 mm2
Aluminum Wire Nos45
Single Aluminum Wire Dia3.59 mm OR 0.1413 ins
Steel Wire Nos7
Single Steel Wire Dia2.40 mm OR 0.0944 ins
Approx Overall Dia28.73 mm OR 1.131 ins
Aluminum Weight1263 kg/km OR 848 lbs/1000ft
Steel Weight247 kg/km OR 165 lbs/1000ft
Total Weight1510 kg/km OR 1014 lbs/1000ft
Aluminum Content83.64%
Steel Content16.36%
Nominal Breaking Load108.96 kN
Rated Strength24489 lbs
Allowable Ampacity958 Amps