aluminum conductor

aluminum conductor

[ə′lüm·ə·nəm kən′dək·tər]
(electricity)
Any of several aluminum alloys employed for conducting electric current; because its weight is one-half that of copper for the same conductance, it is used in high-voltage transmission lines.
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Pakistan Cables Limited has successfully completed the installation of Pakistan's first ever Aluminum Conductor Composite Core ACCCA(r) in the National Transmission and Despatch Company's (NTDC) system.
Lot 1: Aluminum conductor concentric (PEN) in Cu, with outer sheath (eg GKN), sections 25 to 240 mm2.
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Qty:- 330 Meters 2 Isi Marked Cross Linked Polyethylene Xlpe Pvc Outer Sheathed Insulated Armoured With Galvanized Round Steel Wire Or Steel Strip Cable With Aluminum Conductor Suitable For Rated Voltage At 1100 V Grade And Confirming To Is:-7098 Pt-1 /1988 With Latest Amendment.
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