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JZD Takes You To Understand Thwn-2 Cable

Published by Author: Joey Wan September 20,2023

One of the key features of a THWN-2 cable is its ability to handle high temperatures. The maximum operating temperature of a THWN-2 cable depends on several different factors, including the size of the conductor and the type of insulation used. Typically, THWN-2 cables can safely operate at temperatures of up to 90 degrees Celsius (194 degrees Fahrenheit). However, some manufacturers may recommend lower temperature limits depending on the specific application.








Another key feature of THWN-2 cables is their nylon sheathing. This protective layer provides excellent resistance to heat, moisture, and abrasion. Moreover, the PVC insulation used in THWN-2 cables offers a high level of electrical insulation. This means that the cable can safely carry electrical currents without the risk of electrocution or fire.


When it comes to conductor type, THWN-2 cables are available in both solid and stranded formats. Solid cables are suitable for short runs where flexibility is not a concern. On the other hand, stranded cables are ideal for longer runs or areas where bending or twisting is required.

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