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What's TW75 cable? #162820
04/25/07 08:59 PM
04/25/07 08:59 PM
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SteveFehr  Offline OP
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We ran into some TW75 cable in a recent installation, and I'm perplexed, as it's not listed in NEC. Is TW75 the canadian version of THW? Are the two identical aside from the labling, or is there some difference? Is TW75 legal to use in the US?

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Re: What's TW75 cable? [Re: SteveFehr] #162868
04/26/07 01:38 PM
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Steve:
Looks like no one wants to touch this one.
'TW' is 60c; THW is 75c.....that's all from 310.13
Perhaps 'TW75 in Canada is rated 75c??
Best guess, no facts
John


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Re: What's TW75 cable? [Re: HotLine1] #162877
04/26/07 03:39 PM
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Last edited by gfretwell; 04/26/07 03:39 PM.

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Re: What's TW75 cable? [Re: gfretwell] #162878
04/26/07 04:22 PM
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That's what I like about this site....ya get info!
Thanks Greg
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