Our Lex West Facility is moving to our new location at 12701 Van Nuys Boulevard, Pacoima, CA 91331(Suite Q). While we move the week of April 22nd –April 26th we will be unable to make shipments out of our West facility. We will support our West customers out of our Connecticut & Florida facilities during this time. We will resume shipments out of our new location on April 29th. Our West Sales Territory team will be available via e-mail: westsales@lexproducts.com or phone: (818)-768-4474 for quotes and orders during the transition.

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Selection of Portable Cord

Table 400-5(a). Allowable Ampacity for Flexible Cords and Cables.
Size
(AWG)
Thermoset Type
TS
Thermoset Types
C, E, EO, PD, S, SJ, SJO, SJOO, SO, SOO, SP-1, SP-2, SP-3, SRD, SV, SVO, SVOO
Types
HPD, HPN. S, HSJ, HSO, SJO, HSOO, HSJOO
Thermoplastic
Types TPT. TST
Thermoplastic Types
ET, ETLB, ETP, ETT, SE, SEO, SJE, SJEO, SJT, SJTO, SJTOO, SPE-1, SPE-2, SPE-3, SPT-1, SPT-2, SPT-3, ST, SRDE, SRDT, STO, STOO, SVE, SVEO, SVT, SVTO, SVTOO
    A+ B†  
27*
0.5 - - -
20 - 5** *** -
18 - 7 10 10
17 - - 12 -
16 - 10 13 15
15 - - - 17
14 - 15 18 20
12 - 20 25 30
10 - 25 30 35
8 - 35 40 -
6 - 45 55 -
4 - 60 70 -
2 - 80 95 -

* Tinsel Cord.
** Elevator Cables Only
*** 7 amperes for elevator cables only, 2 amperes for other types
+ The allowable currents under sub-heading A apply to 3 conductor cords and other multiconductor cords connected to utilization equipment so that only 3 conductors are current carrying.
† The allowable currents under sub-heading B apply to 2 conductor cords connected to utilization equipment so that only 2 conductors are current carrying.

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