Flexible and Portable >> Mining Cable


 Type G/G-GC

TYPE G/G-GC PORTABLE POWER CABLE - 2000 Volt, EPDM Insulation, CSPE Jacket, Stranded Copper Conductor, 90°C Dry, Wet

Type G/G-GC Cable is especially suitable for portable power supply. These cables are recommended for use with portable electrical equipment, AC mining machines, loaders, drills, cutting machines, and other portable and mobile equipment where selfcontaining grounding conductor. The highly flexible cable is constructed of synthetic rubber (EPDM) insulation and heavy-duty chlorosulfonated polyethylene (CSPE) jacket. Type G-GC is used where a ground check conductor is required for fail-safe ground monitoring.

  • Excellent resistance to oils, solvents, ozone, aging, and abrasion
  • Excellent flexibility
  • Sunlight resistant
  • Suitable for continued immersion in shallow water
  • Flame retardant, passes the UL-1581 vertical tray flame test, MSHA flame test
  • OSHA acceptable; MSHA listed
  • Maximum continuous conductor temperature: 90°C DRY, 90°C WET

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    Type G/G-GC
    Application: Mobile mining equipment, conveyors, drills and pumps, and portable power
     Type W Flat

    TYPE W FLAT PORTABLE POWER CABLE - 2000 Volt, EPDM Insulation, CSPE Jacket, Rope Lay Copper Conductor, 90°C Dry, Wet

    Type W cables are suitable for use in mobile mining equipment, lifting magnets, conveyors, drills and pumps, battery chargers, oil field power, as portable power and temporary power supply where grounded circuits are not required. The portable power cable is constructed of synthetic rubber (EPDM) insulation and heavy-duty chlorosulfonated polyethylene (CSPE) jacket. The jacket may be applied in two layers depending upon application.

  • Excellent resistance to oils, solvents, ozone, aging, and abrasion
  • Sunlight resistant
  • Suitable for continued immersion in shallow water
  • Excellent electrical insulation with high thermal stability
  • Meets MSHA flame test requirements
  • Maximum continuous conductor temperature: 90°C DRY, 90°C WET

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    Type W Flat
    Application: Mobile mining equipment, lifting magnets, conveyors, drills and pumps, battery chargers, oil field power
     Type W Round

    TYPE W ROUND PORTABLE POWER CABLE - 2000 Volt, EPDM Insulation, CSPE Jacket, Rope Lay Copper Conductor, 90°C Dry, Wet

    Type W cables are suitable for use in mining machines, locomotives, power supply lead on A.C. welders, motor leads, generator leads and grounding cable at continuous conductor temperature of 90°C. The highly flexible cable is constructed of synthetic rubber (EPDM) insulation and heavy-duty chlorosulfonated polyethylene (CSPE) jacket. The jacket may be applied in two layers depending upon application.

  • Excellent resistance to oils, solvents, ozone, aging, and abrasion
  • Excellent flexibility
  • Sunlight resistant
  • Suitable for continued immersion in shallow water
  • Flame retardant, passes the UL-1581 vertical tray flame test, MSHA flame test
  • OSHA acceptable; MSHA listed
  • Temperature Range: 90°C to -40°C
  • Maximum continuous conductor temperature: 90°C DRY, 90°C WET

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    Type W Round
    Application: Conveyors, drills and pumps and as portable power and temporary power supply cables
     Type MP-GC XLP

    TYPE MP-GC POWER FEEDER CABLE - 5000/8000/15000 Volt, XLP Insulation, PVC Jacket, Stranded Copper Conductor, 90°C Dry, Wet

    Type MP-GC cables are three conductor mine power feeder cables with two ground conductors and one ground check conductor. Mine power feeder cables are recommended for use as primary power distribution cable in mines, mine tunnels and properly supported in shafts. MP-GC is used in bore holes, for aerial suspension, directly buried, in ducts and other semi-permanent mining and industrial feeder applications. This cable may be used in wet or dry location at continuous conductor temperature of 90°C. This cable is constructed of crosslinked polyethylene (XLP) insulation and flame retardant polyvinyl chloride (PVC) jacket.

  • Excellent heat and moisture resistance
  • Resistant to most oils and chemicals
  • Flame retardant
  • Meets MSHA flame test requirements
  • OSHA acceptable; MSHA accepted
  • Maximum continuous conductor temperature: 90°C DRY, 90°C WET

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    Type MP-GC XLP
    Application: High voltage distribution circuits for permanent installations in bore holes, shafts, open pits, strip mines and tunnels
     Type MP-GC EPR

    TYPE MP-GC POWER FEEDER CABLE - 5000/8000/15000 Volt, EPR Insulation, CPE Jacket, Stranded Copper Conductor, 90°C Dry, Wet

    Type MP-GC cables are three conductor mine power feeder cables with two ground conductors and one ground check conductor. Mine power feeder cables are recommended for use as primary power distribution cable in mines, mine tunnels and properly supported in shafts. MP-GC is used in bore holes, for aerial suspension, directly buried, in ducts and other semi-permanent mining and industrial feeder applications. This cable may be used in wet or dry location at continuous conductor temperature of 90°C. This cable is constructed of Ethylene-Propylene Rubber (EPR) insulation and chlorinated polyethylene (CPE) jacket.

  • Excellent heat and moisture resistance
  • Resistant to most oils and chemicals
  • Flame retardant
  • Meets MSHA flame test requirements
  • OSHA acceptable; MSHA accepted
  • Maximum continuous conductor temperature: 90°C DRY, 90°C WET

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    Type MP-GC EPR
    Application: High voltage distribution circuits for permanent installations in bore holes, shafts, open pits, strip mines and tunnels
     Type SHD-GC

    TYPE SHD-GC PORTABLE POWER SHOVEL CABLE - 2000/5000/8000/15000/25000 Volt, EPR Insulation, CPE Jacket, Rope Lay Copper Conductor, 90°C Dry, Wet

    Type SHD-GC cables are three conductor portable power shovel cables with three conductors, two uninsulated grounding conductors and one ground check conductor. Portable power shovel cables are recommended for heavy duty high voltage portable power applications on mobile equipment where delivery of a heavy power load is required, such as shovels, dredges, drilling rigs, underground mine power distribution. The cable is also suitable for high voltage distribution in underground mines where portable power is necessary. This cable may be used in wet or dry location at continuous conductor temperature of 90°C. This cable is constructed of ethylene-propylene Rubber (EPR) insulation and reinforced mold-cured chlorinated polyethylene (CPE) jacket.

  • Reinforced extra heavy duty jacket
  • Extra flexible tinned copper conductors
  • Rated 2kV, 90°C continuous
  • Excellent flame resistance
  • Yellow thermoset insulated rope-lay stranded,tinned copper ground check
  • MSHA accepted
  • Maximum continuous conductor temperature: 90°C DRY, 90°C WET

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    Type SHD-GC
    Application: Heavy duty trailing cable on mining equipment, continuous mining machines, Longwall mining machines, shovels, dredges, cranes and drag lines
     Type SHD-GC TPU

    TYPE SHD-GC PORTABLE POWER SHOVEL CABLE - 2000/5000/8000/15000/25000 Volt, EPR Insulation, TPU Jacket, Rope Lay Copper Conductor, 90°C Dry, Wet

    Type SHD-GC cables are three conductor portable power shovel cables with three conductors, two uninsulated grounding conductors and one ground check conductor. Portable power shovel cables are recommended for heavy duty high voltage portable power applications on mobile equipment where delivery of a heavy power load is required, such as shovels, dredges, drilling rigs, underground mine power distribution. The cable is also suitable for high voltage distribution in underground mines where portable power is necessary. Type SHD-GC cable is used where maximum safety is required. This cable may be used in wet or dry location at continuous conductor temperature of 90°C. This cable is constructed of ethylene-propylene Rubber (EPR) insulation and thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) jacket.

  • Excellent resistance to oil, solvents, ozone, aging and abrasion
  • Excellent flame resistance
  • Yellow thermoset insulated rope-lay stranded,tinned copper ground check
  • MSHA accepted
  • Maximum continuous conductor temperature: 90°C DRY, 90°C WET

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    Type SHD-GC TPU
    Application: Heavy duty trailing cable on mining equipment, continuous mining machines, Longwall mining machines, shovels, dredges, cranes and drag lines


    Specifications listed are from multiple manufacturers. The items above represent only a portion of the products available. For specific manufacturer technical information or for an item not shown, please contact a Calvert Wire cabling specialist at 800-837-2668.