Specifications include, but are not limited to: 1. General
All underground service cable shall be type USE insulated aluminum conductors
suitable for use in wet or dry locations and suitable for direct burial or installation
in underground duct.
2. Conductor and Insulation
a. Triplexed cables shall have a reduced size neutral consisting of stranded
aluminum, insulated with yellow or yellow striped-black cross-linked
b. The phase conductors shall be stranded aluminum, insulated with black
c. Triplexed configuration shall be accomplished by cabling two phase
conductors with one neutral conductor.
d. The cable shall have a voltage rating of 600 volts phase to phase and
conductor operating temperature of 90 C.