Accession Number:

AD0656406

Title:

PROPOSED REA SPECIFICATION FOR THERMOPLASTIC-INSULATED, THERMOPLASTIC SHEATHED CABLES INTENDED FOR DIRECT BURIAL USE IN TELEPHONE SYSTEMS OR REA BORROWERS.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RURAL ELECTRIFICATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

This specification covers the requirements for telephone cable having solid copper conductors, insulated with polyethylene. The insulated conductors are twisted into pairs, the required number of pairs stranded into a cable core, and enclosed in an inner polyethylene sheath or jacket. A metallic shield is applied over the inner sheath, and the whole enclosed in a polyethylene outer sheath or jacket. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE