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#41765 - 09/07/04 04:18 PM Triplex voltage drop.
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Any special voltage drop calculation for triplex conductors? 2 hots and one messenger.

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#41766 - 09/07/04 04:39 PM Re: Triplex voltage drop.
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voltage drop= 2 x k x amps x one-way length divided by circular mil area of the wire.

K is a constant for copper it is 12 and for aluminum it is 19.

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