ICEA P-45-482 PDF

ICEA P Short Circuit Performance of Metallic Shields and Sheaths on Insulated Cables. standard by Insulated Cable Engineers. ICEA P SHORT CIRCUIT PERFORMANCE. OF. METALLIC SHIELDS AND SHEATHS. ON. INSULATED CABLES. Approval by. AMERICAN. TEST METHOD FOR MEASUREMENT OF HOT CREEP OF POLYMERIC INSULATIONS. ICEA S ICEA S standard for power cables.

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The following table lists equations commonly used for determining various parameters of an electrical system where: More specific information on requirements for shielding by cable type is provided in the following table. Installing a single cable in a magnetic duct results in HIGH reactance and a de-rated ampacity.

With metallic sheath or armor Definite rules cannot be established on a practical basis for all cases. To satisfy my own curiosity, I checked a few text books to see if I could corroborate this. Grounding of the Insulation Shield The insulation shield must be grounded at least at one end and preferably at two or more locations.

General Calculations Excerpt from PRYSMIAN`S WIRE AND CABLE

To obtain symmetrical radial distribution of voltage stress within the dielectric, thereby minimizing the possibility of surface discharges by precluding excessive tangential and longitudinal stresses. The effective area of thin, helically applied overlapped tapes depends, also, upon the degree of electrical contact resistance of the overlaps.

While these cables are applicable to the great majority of cable installations that are on grounded systems, they may also be used on other systems for which the application of cables is acceptable, provided the above clearing requirements are met in completely de-energizing the faulted section.

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Definition of shielding Shielding of an electric power cable is the practice of confining the dielectric field of the cable to the insulation of the conductor or conductors. The wire or strap used to connect the cable shield ground connection to the permanent ground must be of adequate size to carry the fault current. The formula also seems to imply that the shield resistance is independent of the diameter of the shield, which seems wrong to me. The maximum short-circuit current that can flow in a given shield or sheath for a given time, or 3.


The shield should operate at or near ground potential at all times.

To be effective, it must adhere to or remain in intimate contact with the insulation under all conditions. Short-Circuit Currents for Insulated Cable Conductors Steady increases in kVA capacity of power distribution iccea have resulted in possible short circuit currents of such magnitude that the resulting high conductor temperature may seriously damage the conductor insulation.

Functions of Shielding P-445-482 strand shield is employed to preclude excessive voltage stress on voids between conductor and insulation. Students Click Here Join Us! The ground may be a metallic conduit, a damp non-metallic icez or a metallic binding tape or rings on an aerial cable, a Industrial Drive Lexington, South Carolina Phone: All grounding connections should be made to the shield in such a way as to provide a permanent low resistance bond. This can simplify application engineering.

For three-phase circuits, use voltage to neutral and resistance and reactance of each conductor to neutral. The same considerations apply to exposed installations where personnel who may not be acquainted with the hazards involved handle cables. For additional security, a mechanical device, such as a clamp, may be used to fasten the ends of the connection together.

Cables in this category may be applied in situations where the clearing time requirements of the percent level category cannot be met, and yet there is adequate assurance that the faulted section will be de-energized in a time not exceeding one hour.


General Calculations Excerpt from PRYSMIAN`S WIRE AND CABLE

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These formulas are shown also in: To obtain the voltage drop line-to-line, multiply the voltage drop by 3. Now to find out why Prysmian isn’t following their own p-45-42 Single conductors should not be installed in individual magnetic conduit because of the excessive reactance. Multiple conductors with common covering a. The effective cross-sectional area of a shield or sheath needed to withstand a given short-circuit current for a given time.

P-45482 now while it’s still free! Shielding used to reduce hazards of shock should have a resistance low enough to operate protective equipment in case of fault. Documents Flashcards Grammar checker. Shielding which does not have adequate ground connection due to discontinuity of the shield or to improper termination may be more dangerous than non-shielded non-metallic cable and hazardous to life.

Importance of Shielding Where there is ixea metallic covering or shield over the insulation, the electric field will be partly in the insulation and partly in whatever lies between the insulation and ground. Where safety to personnel is involved. Current Carrying Capacity of Copper Conductors.

Where the surface of cable collects conducting materials.