AAAC

All Aluminum-Alloy Conductor. Bare.
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Application

Used as bare overhead conductor for primary and secondary distribution. Designed utilizing a high-strength aluminum-alloy to achieve a high strength-to-weight ratio; affords good sag characteristics. Aluminum-alloy gives 6201-T81 gives AAAC higher resistance to corrosion than ACSR.

Specifications

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Conductor
No. of Conductors Size (AWG or kcmil) No. of Strands Nom. OD (mils) (mm) Nominal Total Weight (lbs/1000') (kgs/km) Allowable Ampacity
102004 1 1 48.69 KCMIL 48.69 KCMIL 7 7 250 6.36 45 68
102012 1 1 77.47 KCMIL 77.47 KCMIL 7 7 315 8.02 72 108
102020 1 1 123.3 KCMIL 123.3 KCMIL 7 7 398 10.11 115 171
102038 1 1 155.4 KCMIL 155.4 KCMIL 7 7 447 11.35 145 216
102046 1 1 195.7 KCMIL 195.7 KCMIL 7 7 501 12.74 182 272
102053 1 1 246.9 KCMIL 246.9 KCMIL 7 7 563 14.31 230 343
102061 1 1 394.5 KCMIL 394.5 KCMIL 19 19 720 18.30 368 547
102079 1 1 465.4 KCMIL 465.4 KCMIL 19 19 782 19.88 434 646
102087 1 1 559.5 KCMIL 559.5 KCMIL 19 19 858 21.79 522 776
102095 1 1 652.4 KCMIL 652.4 KCMIL 19 19 926 23.53 608 905
696187 1 1 1081 KCMIL 1081 KCMIL 37 37 1196 30.39 1008 1500
663038 1 1 1691 KCMIL 1691 KCMIL 61 61 1498 38.06 1598 2378
168468 1 1 312.8 KCMIL 312.8 KCMIL 19 19 641 16.29 292 434

Standards & References

Southwire's AAAC-6201-T81 bare conductor meets or exceeds the following ASTM specifications:

  • B398 Aluminum-Alloy 6201-T81 Wire for Electrical Purposes.
  • B399 Concentric-Lay-Stranded Aluminum-Alloy 6201-T81 Conductors.

Construction

Aluminum-alloy 6201-T81 wires, concentrically stranded.