Cable, PLTC

Definition(s)


Cable, PLTC

Type PLTC nonmetallic-sheathed, power-limited tray cable. Suitable for cable trays and consisting of a factory assembly of two or more insulated copper (solid or stranded) conductors suitable for 300 Volts, Nos. 22 through 12 AWG, under a nonmetallic jacket. The cable is resistant to the spread of fire, and the outer jacket is sunlight- and moisture-resistant as defined by NEC Article 725.

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