SPEC 60444

EZ-QUICK™ MCHC Health Care Facility Modular Cable Assembly

14 AWG through 10 AWG THHN/THWN Insulated Singles. Green Insulated Ground. UL Listed. 600 Volts. Rated VW-1. Lightweight Aluminum Interlocked Armor. Includes UL Listed Fittings and Prepared Cable Ends.



  1. Conductor:Solid or Class B compressed stranded copper per ASTM B3 and ASTM B8
  2. Insulation:All phases are insulated with Polyvinyl Chloride with Nylon Sheath Type THHN/THWN
  3. Ground: Green insulated copper ground with full-sized bare 8000 series aluminum grounding/bonding conductor. Armor and bare aluminum conductor form the equipment ground path
  4. Binder:Binder tape bearing the print legend is wrapped around the cable assembly
  5. Connector:Snap on connector
  6. Armor:Green Aluminum Interlocked Armor

Applications and Features:

Southwire EZ QUICK™ Health Care Facility Modular Cable Assemblies are suitable for use as follows:
  • Branch, feeder and service power distribution in commercial, industrial, institutional, and multi-residential buildings.
  • Fished or embedded in plaster.
  • Concealed or exposed installations.
  • Environmental air-handling spaces per NEC 300.22 (C).
  • Places of Assembly per NEC 518.4 and theaters per NEC 520.5.
  • Installation in cable tray and approved raceways.
  • Under raised floors for information technology equipment conductors and cables per NEC 645.5(D) & 645.5(D)(2)
  • Class I Div. 2, Class II Div 2, & Class III Div. 1 Hazardous Locations.

  • Southwire EZ QUICK™ Health Care Facility Modular Cable Assemblies - meets or exceeds the following requirements:
  • UL Online Product Guide Info - Metal-Clad Cable (PJAZ) ( www.ul.com )
  • Federal Specification A-A59544 (formerly J-C-30B)
  • NFPA 70 (National Electrical Code), Article 330
  • Listed for use in UL 1, 2 and 3 Hour Through Penetration Firestop Systems
  • REACH/RoHS-2 (Chemical Limit) Compliant

  • Southwire EZ QUICK™ Health Care Facility Modular Cable Assemblies Features:
  • Reduces installation costs up to 50% over pipe and wire.
  • Lightweight aluminum armor--as much as 45% lighter than steel MC Cable.
  • Better grounding performance than Type AC
  • Pre-cut lengths eliminate on-site preparation and save installation and clean up time.
  • Pre-stripped conductors increase jobsite safety
  • UL Listed snap-in fittings applied to each end
  • UL Classified 1, 2, and 3 hour Through Penetration Firestop Systems: W-J-3037, W-L-3110, W-L-3113, W-L-3117, W-L-3120, W-L-3121, W-L-3160, C-AJ-3115, C-AJ-3140, C-AJ-3142, C-AJ-3145, C-AJ-3173, C-AJ-3202, C-AJ-4065, C-AJ-4066, F-C-3038.
  • Cable reverse wound on reel for ease of pulling and installation. When pulling from coils, pull from inside to ensure ease of installation.
  • Anti-short bushings are not required for use with MC cable per the NEC and UL
  • Specifications:

  • ASTM B3 Soft or Annealed Copper Wire
  • ASTM B8 Concentric-Lay-Stranded Copper Conductors
  • UL 83 Thermoplastic Insulated Wires and Cables
  • UL 1569 Metal-Clad Cables
  • UL 1479 Standard for Safety Fire Tests of Penetration Firestops
  • UL 1685 FT4 Vertical-Tray Fire Propagation and Smoke Release Test
  • Buy American: Compliant with Buy American Requirements, found in 49 U.S.C. § 5323(j); specify “Made in the USA Only!” when ordering to ensure your project receives American made products.
  • Sample Print Legend:


    Whip Assemblies

    Stock CodeSize AWGCond. NumSolid/StrandedColorLength ft
    595470122StrandedBK, WE3
    587328122StrandedBK, WE5
    595468122StrandedBK, WE10
    595469122StrandedBK, WE11.6
    587330124StrandedBK, WE, RD, BE5
    595471124StrandedBK, WE, RD, BE5

    Revision: 1.000.032

    Updated On: July 3, 2024, 9:53 p.m. UTC