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DIRECT BURIAL
GOLF COURSE SPRINKLER WIRE
INSULATION: POLYETHYLENE
SIZES: 14 AWG - 10 AWG SOLID

 
1.0 SCOPE:
1.1 This specification covers single conductor insulated wire sizes 14 AWG, through 10 AWG, utilizing low density high molecular weight polyethylene insulation, suitable for direct burial applications for operating temperatures up to 60°C. Listed by UL or ETL or CSA.
2.0 CONSTRUCTION:
2.1 Conductor:
Soft drawn bare copper meeting the requirements of ASTM specifications B-3 0r B-8.
2.2 Temperature Rating:
-55ēC + 60ēC
2.3 Insulation Thickness:
.045"
  2.4 Sunlight Resistance:
    Available as an option
2.5 Manufacturer's Identification:
Surface marked with Paige-Electric, voltage rating, size and type, Listing file number, RoHS.
2.6 Listing for Golf Course Sprinkler Wire:
All wire listed for use in the USA shall be tested physically and electrically in accordance with UL Standards 493 and 83. These wires will carry a 600V rating. Paige part numbers will be 150XXX.
Dual rated wire, listed for use in the USA and Canada, shall be tested physically and electrically in accordance with UL Standards 493 & 83, and CSA Rule C22.2 No. 35.  These wires will carry a 30V rating.  Paige part numbers will be 150XXXC.
The construction of the above described wires are identical.
 
SPLICING RECOMMENDATIONS
3.0 Underground splices shall be made in accordance with National Electrical CodeŽ Articles 300.5 (Underground Installations) and 110.14 (Electrical Connections) using 3M DBY-6 or DBR-6 connectors, which are UL listed under "UL 486D-Direct Burial", for wet or damp locations, 600 volts. Connectors that are not listed at all, or listed under UL Standard UL 486C as "Compression Connectors", shall not be allowed.