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1000 MCM Cable Price – 1000 KCMIL Cable Pricing [Data Specification]

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1000 MCM Cable Price – 1000 KCMIL Cable. Data Specs.

Do you need a 1000 MCM Price or 1000 KCMIL Pricing? It’s important to note that you’re able to purchase your 1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL copper and aluminum cable from 1X Technologies, today. Furthermore, while 1000 MCM is typically a non-stock size, we may have the specific 1000 MCM Cable type you need on the floor, so please let us know what you are looking for. We typically stock and sell 1000 MCM and 1000 KCMIL cable in 600 Volt, 1KV, 2KV, 5KV, 8KV, 15KV, 25KV, 35KV, 69KV, 138KV, 230KV, up to 550KV. Do you need a help planning for an upcoming project, or need a price or pricing to buy something now? Let us know, we would be happy to help you!

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1000 MCM Cable Price / 1000 KCMIL Cable Pricing.

Pricing will depend on a variety of factors including:

  • Total Footage of 1000 KCMIL Cable required.
  • If Copper or Aluminum 1000 MCM is required. Obviously, Copper will be more expensive than aluminum.
  • Shielding and types of shielding used on our 1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • Insulation Type required. High temperature or high voltage type will be more expensive.
  • Shipping location.

 

 

Current Pricing on 1000 MCM Cable Price:

As of this publication, 1000 MCM Cable price ranges from $14.00 per Foot for Bare Copper Wire, to $23.00 per Foot for 1000 MCM Cable price for Medium Voltage Cable, and $29.00 per foot for High Voltage 1000 MCM Cable Price for HV Cable. However, as you probably are aware, prices can vary greatly depending on many factors. Let us get you a current 1000 MCM Cable price on whatever you’re working on now.

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Common applications for 1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL.

1000 MCM Cable is a very rare size. So rare, that it is usually only utilized for a few distinct applications.

  • First, 1000 MCM or 1000 KCMIL Subsea or Submarine Cable Applications.
  • Second, 1000 MCM or 1000 KCMIL High Voltage Utility Power Cable.
  • Third, 1000 MCM or 1000 KCMIL Custom Cable Applications.
  • Fourth, 1000 MCM or 1000 KCMIL Building Wire Applications.

 

 

 

1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL Subsea & Submarine Cable.

From Asia-Pacific to the Americas, and from Europe to the Middle East to Africa, 1X Technologies positions our capabilities at the heart of the development of power grids worldwide. Furthermore, helping major utilities in transmitting and distributing power to their customers through quality cables and wires. Additionally, unmatched in our manufacturing capabilities and with an unwavering commitment to R&D, we design, produce and install your submarine cables and systems, along with network components and value-added engineering services. Always aware of the need to minimize our impact on the planet, we’re constantly driving innovation in our industry. Specifically, we are always aiming to optimize our supply chain processes. Finally, we do everything we can to reduce your total cost of ownership and help you achieve sustainable, profitable growth when purchasing your 1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL Submarine Cable.

From the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Submarine Cable:

It is a common misconception that most global communication is accomplished via satellite. In fact, over 95 percent of international data and voice transfers are currently routed through the many fiber optic cables that crisscross the world’s seafloors. See U.N. Env’t Programme World Conserv’n Monitoring Ctr., Submarine Cables and the Oceans: Connecting the World, at 3, UNEP-WCMC Biodiversity Series No. 31 (2009) [hereinafter “UNEP Report”].  The earliest submarine cables carried telegraphic traffic.  The first successful trans-Atlantic submarine cable – a simple copper wire – became operational in 1866, delivering about 12 telegraphed words per minute.   As technology and laying techniques improved, the submarine network expanded greatly. 

In September 1956, the era of submarine coaxial telephone communication began when two coaxial cables capable of carrying multiple voice channels came into service linking London and North America.  Finally, in 1988, the first transoceanic fiber-optic cable was installed linking the U.S., the U.K, and France.  Thereafter, the number of submarine fiber-option cables proliferated as they rapidly outperformed satellites in terms of the volume, speed, and economics of data and voice communication.  Submarine cables are also an important means of power transmission—particularly in light of the ongoing development of offshore alternative energy generation facilities, such as wind farms. 

Submarine cables clearly play a critical role in global communications.

For the United States, they provide connectivity between the contiguous United States and Alaska, Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Marianas, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands – as well as connectivity with the rest of the world.  They also support critical commercial, economic and national security endeavors. and they carry a majority of civilian, military and government offshore communications traffic. 

The success of submarine cables owes much to treaties which have been negotiated since 1884.  Submarine cables are also subject to domestic regulations by most nations, including the United States which has a broad suite of domestic regulations applicable to cable-laying, maintenance, repair and removal operations.

 

 

 

1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL High Voltage Utility Power Cable

1X Technologies provides high-voltage underground transmission solutions from end to end. We offer you the complete array of High-Voltage cable products, installation services, tools and equipment to meet your specific needs. And we’re with you every step of the way with responsive service, unmatched engineering support. and onsite project management—a commitment that has resulted in zero cable failures with over seven million feet of HV cable installed.

When you need a high-voltage underground transmission, 1X Technologies is your best option.

1X 1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL HV Cable Features:

  • XLPE HV Power Cables 69kV through 500kV with Copper and Aluminum conductors 1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL. Copper or Aluminum is a matter of customer preference and required current carrying capacity.
  • Shield wires, welded and corrugated sheaths, and composite laminate sheaths available in copper or aluminum cover all applications.
  • XLPE cables through 500 kV.
  • We offer nearly unlimited options such as integrated or external optical fiber for distributed temperature sensing, fire retardant cable jackets, and cables with the highest fault current ratings.
  • Special executions include long lengths and pipe retrofit cables.
  • Cables made to AEIC, ICEA, and IEC specifications.

 

 

 

Custom 1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL CUSTOM Applications

Simply put, whatever your specific need for a 1000 MCM Cable or 1000 KCMIL Cable, we are ready to manufacture an excellent solution that will make you and your customer happy. Whether this custom cable is for Mining and Exploration or if it needed to complete a scientific venture, we are ready to show you just how excellent your choice was in choosing 1X Technologies to manufacture your 1000 MCM Cable.

Short Run Capability

Do you just need a short run of cable for your project? We specialize in manufacturing prototypes and short runs to help our customers when they need to finish a project or if they need to replace a damaged cable.

Rapid Manufacturing

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1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL Building Wire Applications

Perhaps the most common use for our 1000 MCM Wire is for building wire applications. 1000 MCM Is often used as a large Copper or Aluminum Feeder cable in commercial and industrial electrical construction.

 

The most Common Types of 1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL building wire.

  • 1- 1000 MCM Copper, 1000 KCMIL Copper THHN / THWN-2

  • 2- 1000 MCM Copper, 1000 KCMIL Copper XHHW -2

  • 3- 1000 MCM Copper, 1000 KCMIL Copper XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2

  • 4- 1000 MCM Copper, 1000 KCMIL Copper MV-105  MV-90

  • 5- 1000 MCM Copper, 1000 KCMIL Copper URD

  • 6- 1000 MCM Aluminum, 1000 KCMIL Aluminum MV-105 MV-90

  • 7- 1000 MCM Aluminum, 1000 KCMIL Aluminum URD

  • 8- 1000 MCM Aluminum THHN, 1000 KCMIL Aluminum THHN

  • 9- 1000 MCM Aluminum XHHW, 1000 KCMIL Aluminum XHHW

  • 10- 1000 MCM Aluminum XLP-USE, 1000 KCMIL Aluminum XLP-USE

 

 

1000 MCM conversion to 1000 KCMIL (MCM to KCMIL)

First, KCMIL is an abbreviation for a Circular Mil. A circular mil is a unit of area, equal to the area of a circle with a diameter of one mil (one thousandth of an inch). It’s important to note that MCM is a measurement abbreviation for one thousand circular mils. This is a historical measurement of electrical & electronic wire & cable gauge sizes that has been passed down through generations. Accordingly,

1 MCM = 1 kcmil = 0.5067 square milimeters. A mil is 1/1000 inch

Thus, 1000 MCM is equal to 1000 KCMIL. They are interchangeable when describing the gauge size, or AWG size of your electrical and electronic wire & cable. We manufacture cable using both 1000 KCMIL and 1000 MCM to describe the wire & cable sizes.

 

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL Wire and Cable Voltage

  • 500 Volt / .5KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 600 Volt / .6KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 1,000 Volt/ 1KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 2,000 Volt / 2KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 2,400 Volt/ 2.4KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 5,000 Volt / 5KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 8,000 Volt / 8KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 15,000 Volt / 15KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 25,000 Volt / 25KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 35,000 Volt / 25KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 69,000 Volt / 69KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 138,000 Volt / 138KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 230,000 Volt / 230KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 400,000 Volt / 400KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.
  • 500,000 Volt / 500KV 1000 MCM Wire, 1000 KCMIL Cable.

 

 

Popular 1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 600 Volt Cable Styles:

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 600 Volt – 600V Copper THHN/THWN-2

1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL 600-volt Copper THHN THWN-2 is used as a building wire for commercial and industrial applications. THHN stands for Thermoplastic High Heat-resistant Nylon-coated. Additionally, our 1000 MCM THHN is also THWN-2 Rated and can be manufactured with these jacket colors:

  • 1) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Black Jacket
  • 2) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Red Jacket
  • 3) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Blue Jacket
  • 4) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 White Jacket
  • 5) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Brown Jacket
  • 6) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Orange Jacket
  • 7) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Yellow Jacket
  • 8) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Gray Jacket
  • 9) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Pink Jacket
  • 10) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Purple (Violet) Jacket
  • 11) 1000 MCM THHN/THWN-2 Green Jacket
  • *All these THHN colors are available with factory applied Phase I.D. Stripes / Striping.

 

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL Copper 600 Volt, 600V XHHW -2 (Available as VW-1)

1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL 600-volt Copper XHHW -2 is used as a building wire for commercial and industrial applications when a more durable crosslink cable in needed instead of cheaper, less durable PVC. XHHW stands for  XLPE (cross-linked polyethylene) High Heat-resistant Water-resistant. Additionally, our 1000 MCM XHHW -2 is also available with a VW-1 rating and can be manufactured with these jacket colors:

  • 1) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Black Jacket
  • 2) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Red Jacket
  • 3) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Blue Jacket
  • 4) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 White Jacket
  • 5) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Brown Jacket
  • 6) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Orange Jacket
  • 7) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Yellow Jacket
  • 8) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Gray Jacket
  • 9) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Pink Jacket
  • 10) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Purple (Violet) Jacket
  • 11) 1000 MCM XHHW -2 Green Jacket
  • All these XHHW colors are available with factory applied Phase I.D. Stripes / Striping.

 

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL Copper XLP-USE -2 RHH-RHW -2 600 Volt, 600V

First, 1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL 600-volt Copper XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 is used as a building wire for commercial and industrial applications when a more durable crosslink cable in needed instead of cheaper, less durable PVC, and has a thicker insulation than regular XHHW. XLP-USE stands for Cross-Linked Polyethylene – Underground Service Entrance. 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 can be manufactured with these jacket colors:

  • 1) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Black Jacket
  • 2) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Red Jacket
  • 3) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Blue Jacket
  • 4) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 White Jacket
  • 5) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Brown Jacket
  • 6) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Orange Jacket
  • 7) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Yellow Jacket
  • 8) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Gray Jacket
  • 9) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Pink Jacket
  • 10) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Purple (Violet) Jacket
  • 11) 1000 MCM XLP-USE RHH-RHW -2 Green Jacket
  • All these XLP-USE colors are available with factory applied Phase I.D. Stripes / Striping.

 

Popular 1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL Medium Voltage 1KV, 2KV, 5KV, 8KV, 15KV, 25K, 35KV Cable Styles

 

1KV / 2KV

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 1KV/2KV Aluminum (PV) Photovoltaic Aluminum Solar Feeder Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 1KV/2KV Aluminum PV Cable is popular for use in solar and wind power generation. We typically manufacture this with a black jacket, and if it’s not in stock we can usually have your order ready within 1 to 2 weeks. You may also order this cable with custom armor.

 

 

5KV / 8KV

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 5KV / 8KV Copper or Aluminum XLP MV-90, Copper Tape Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 5KV Copper or aluminum XLP MV-90 with a Copper Tape Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 90C with TR-XLP insulation.

 

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 5KV / 8KV Copper or Aluminum XLP MV-90, Copper Wire Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 5KV / 8KV Copper or aluminum XLP MV-90 with a Copper Wire Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 90C with TR-XLP insulation.

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 5KV / 8KV Copper or Aluminum EPR MV-105, Copper Tape Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 5KV / 8KV Copper or aluminum EPR MV-105 with a Copper Tape Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 105C with EPR Rubber insulation.

 

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 5KV / 8KV Copper or Aluminum EPR MV-105, Copper Wire Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 5KV / 8KV Copper or aluminum EPR MV-105 with a Copper Wire Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 105C with EPR Rubber insulation.

 

15KV

 

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 15KV Copper or Aluminum XLP MV-90, Copper Tape Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 15 KV Copper or aluminum XLP MV-90 with a Copper Tape Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 90C with TR-XLP insulation.

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 15KV Copper or Aluminum XLP MV-90, Copper Wire Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 15 KV Copper or aluminum XLP MV-90 with a Copper Wire Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 90C with TR-XLP insulation.

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 15KV Copper or Aluminum EPR MV-105, Copper Tape Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 15KV Copper or aluminum EPR MV-105 with a Copper Tape Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 105C with EPR Rubber insulation.

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 15KV  Copper or Aluminum EPR MV-105, Copper Wire Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 15KV Copper or aluminum EPR MV-105 with a Copper Wire Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 105C with EPR Rubber insulation.

 

 

25KV

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 25KV Copper or Aluminum XLP MV-90, Copper Tape Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 25 KV Copper or aluminum XLP MV-90 with a Copper Tape Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 90C with TR-XLP insulation.

 

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 25KV Copper or Aluminum XLP MV-90, Copper Wire Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 25 KV Copper or aluminum XLP MV-90 with a Copper Wire Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 90C with TR-XLP insulation.

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 25KV Copper or Aluminum EPR MV-105, Copper Tape Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 25KV Copper or aluminum EPR MV-105 with a Copper Tape Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 105C with EPR Rubber insulation.

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 25KV  Copper or Aluminum EPR MV-105, Copper Wire Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 25KV Copper or aluminum EPR MV-105 with a Copper Wire Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 105C with EPR Rubber insulation.

 

35KV

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 35KV Copper or Aluminum XLP MV-90, Copper Tape Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 35 KV Copper or aluminum XLP MV-90 with a Copper Tape Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 90C with TR-XLP insulation.

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 35KV Copper or Aluminum XLP MV-90, Copper Wire Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 35 KV Copper or aluminum XLP MV-90 with a Copper Wire Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 90C with TR-XLP insulation.

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 35KV Copper or Aluminum EPR MV-105, Copper Tape Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 35KV Copper or aluminum EPR MV-105 with a Copper Tape Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 105C with EPR Rubber insulation.

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 35KV  Copper or Aluminum EPR MV-105, Copper Wire Shield Power Cable

1000 MCM, 1000 KCMIL 35KV Copper or aluminum EPR MV-105 with a Copper Wire Shield is used in primary power and distribution circuits. Additionally, it’s in industrial and commercial installations, power circuits in generating plants where a line to ground fault current are within shield capabilities. Rated 105C with EPR Rubber insulation.

 

 


 

1000 MCM / 1000 KCMIL Voltage Drop Calculations

DC / single phase calculation

The voltage drop V in volts (V) is equal to the wire current I in amps (A) times 2 times one-way wire length L in feet (ft) times the wire resistance per 1000 feet R in ohms (Ω/kft) divided by 1000:

Vdrop (V) = Iwire (A) × Rwire(Ω)

= Iwire (A) × (2 × L(ft) × Rwire(Ω/kft) / 1000(ft/kft))

The voltage drop V in volts (V) is equal to the wire current I in amps (A) times 2 times one way wire length L in meters (m) times the wire resistance per 1000 meters R in ohms (Ω/km) divided by 1000:

Vdrop (V) = Iwire (A) × Rwire(Ω)

= Iwire (A) × (2 × L(m) × Rwire (Ω/km) / 1000(m/km))

3 phase calculation

The line to line voltage drop V in volts (V) is equal to square root of 3 times the wire current I in amps (A) times one way wire length L in feet (ft) times the wire resistance per 1000 feet R in ohms (Ω/kft) divided by 1000:

Vdrop (V) = √3 × Iwire (A) × Rwire (Ω)

= 1.732 × Iwire (A) × (L(ft) × Rwire (Ω/kft) / 1000(ft/kft))

The line to line voltage drop V in volts (V) is equal to square root of 3 times the wire current I in amps (A) times one way wire length L in meters (m) times the wire resistance per 1000 meters R in ohms (Ω/km) divided by 1000:

Vdrop (V) = √3 × Iwire (A) × Rwire (Ω)

= 1.732 × Iwire (A) × (L(m) × Rwire (Ω/km) / 1000(m/km))

Wire diameter calculations

The n gauge wire diameter dn in inches (in) is equal to 0.005in times 92 raised to the power of 36 minus gauge number n, divided by 39:

dn (in) = 0.005 in × 92(36-n)/39

The n gauge wire diameter dn in millimeters (mm) is equal to 0.127mm times 92 raised to the power of 36 minus gauge number n, divided by 39:

dn (mm) = 0.127 mm × 92(36-n)/39

Wire cross-sectional area calculations

The n gauge wire’s cross-sectional area An in kilo-circular mils (kcmil) is equal to 1000 times the square wire diameter d in inches (in):

An (kcmil) = 1000×dn2 = 0.025 in2 × 92(36-n)/19.5

The n gauge wire’s cross-sectional area An in square inches (in2) is equal to pi divided by 4 times the square wire diameter d in inches (in):

An (in2) = (π/4)×dn2 = 0.000019635 in2 × 92(36-n)/19.5

The n gauge wire’s cross-sectional area An in square millimeters (mm2) is equal to pi divided by 4 times the square wire diameter d in millimeters (mm):

An (mm2) = (π/4)×dn2 = 0.012668 mm2 × 92(36-n)/19.5

Wire resistance calculations

The n gauge wire resistance R in ohms per kilofeet (Ω/kft) is equal to 0.3048×1000000000 times the wire’s resistivity ρ in ohm-meters (Ω·m) divided by 25.42 times the cross-sectional area An in square inches (in2):

Rn (Ω/kft) = 0.3048 × 109 × ρ(Ω·m) / (25.42 × An (in2))

The n gauge wire resistance R in ohms per kilometer (Ω/km) is equal to 1000000000 times the wire’s resistivity ρ in ohm-meters (Ω·m) divided by the cross-sectional area An in square millimeters (mm2):

Rn (Ω/km) = 109 × ρ(Ω·m) / An (mm2)

You can find more information on calculating Voltage Drop at EC&M Magazine.

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