AWG 954 ACSR Conductor - RAIL - ASTM B232

ItemTechnical Details
Code NameRail
StandardASTM B232, Specification for Concentric-Lay-Stranded Aluminum Conductors, Coated Steel Reinforced (ACSR)
AWG/MCM954
Aluminum Area483.42 mm2
Steel Area33.42 mm2
Total Area516.84 mm2
Aluminum Wire Nos45
Single Aluminum Wire Dia3.70 mm OR 0.1456 ins
Steel Wire Nos7
Single Steel Wire Dia2.47 mm OR 0.0972 ins
Approx Overall Dia29.61 mm OR 1.165 ins
Aluminum Weight1339 kg/km OR 899 lbs/1000ft
Steel Weight262 kg/km OR 176 lbs/1000ft
Total Weight1601 kg/km OR 1075 lbs/1000ft
Aluminum Content83.64%
Steel Content16.36%
Nominal Breaking Load115.63 kN
Rated Strength25988 lbs
Allowable Ampacity993 Amps