Cable, impervious sheathed

Definition(s)


Cable, impervious sheathed

Cable constructed with an impervious metallic or nonmetallic overall covering that prevents the entrance of gases, moisture or vapors into the insulated conductor or cable.

Source: API RP 14F, Design, Installation, and Maintenance of Electrical Systems for Fixed and Floating Offshore Petroleum Facilities for Unclassified and Class 1, Division 1 and Division 2 Locations, Fifth Edition, July 2008. Global Standards