SPEC 87100

Tracer Wire for Gas and Sprinkler Systems for Direct Burial



  1. Conductor:Solid bare copper per ASTM B3
  2. Insulation:Polyethylene PE

Applications and Features:

  • Used on golf course sprinkler, gas lines, direct burial applications, also can be used for animal containment
  • PE 45 mil Insulation Thickness
  • 60ºC, 600 volt
  • For direct burial
  • Specifications:

  • ASTM B3 Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • UL 66 Fixture Wire
  • Table 1 – Weights and Measurements
    Cond. SizeCond. NumberStrand CountDiameter Over ConductorInsul. ThicknessApprox. ODCopper WeightApprox. Weight
    AWG/KcmilNo. of Strandsinchmilinchlb/1000ftlb/1000ft
    All dimensions are nominal and subject to normal manufacturing tolerances
    ◊ Cable marked with this symbol is a standard stock item
    Table 2 – Electrical and Engineering Data
    Cond. SizeCond. NumberMin Bending RadiusDC Resistance @ 25°CAC Resistance @ 75°CAllowable Ampacity At 75°CAllowable Ampacity At 90°C

    Revision: 1.000.008

    Updated On: July 3, 2024, 10:14 p.m. UTC