Bare Copper Wire

Bare Copper Wire

Description

Regency’s Bare Copper Wire is manufactured for grounding purposes in accordance with the National Electric Code.

Conductor construction is soft drawn bare copper meeting the requirements of ASTM Specification B-3 and B-8. Gauge sizes 14 thru 10 are solid copper. Sizes 8 thru 2 are available in either solid or 7 stranded. Gauge size 1/0 thru 4/0 is available in either 7 or 19 stranded.

Application

Suitable for use as ground or tracer wire.

Construction

Conductor

  • Soft drawn bare copper (ASTM Spec. B-3 and B-8).
  • Solid (14 awg to 10 awg)
  • Solid or 7 stranded (8 awg to 2 awg)
  • 7 or 19 stranded (1/0 awg to 4/0 awg)
Conductor    
Size (AWG) Stranding Weight Per MFT. Nominal O.D.
14 Solid 12.4 0.064
12 Solid 19.8 0.081
10 Solid 31.5 0.102
8 Solid 50 0.128
6 Solid 79.5 0.162
4 Solid 126.3 0.204
2 Solid 200.9 0.258
8 7 STR 51 0.146
6 7 STR 81 0.184
4 7 STR 128.9 0.232
2 7 STR 204.9 0.292