UL 814
Gas-Tube-Sign Cable

DETAILS
Edition Number:12SCC Approved:--
Edition Date:2011-07-06DOD Approved: --
Price Code:AANSI Approved: 2015-10-08
Type:ulstd

  • SCOPE

    1 Scope

    1.1 These requirements cover single-conductor, 18 – 10 AWG, gas-tube-sign cables with temperature ratings of 105°C – 250°C (221°F – 482°F), and ratings of 5000 volts, 10000 volts, or 15000 volts. The cables are for use with gas-tube systems for signs, outline lighting, and interior lighting in accordance with the National Electrical Code and the Standard for Electrical Signs, UL 48.

    1.2 Assemblies that include these cables and are intended for use as components of gas-tube signs shall meet the requirements in the Standard for Electric-Sign Components, UL 879.

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
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    • Cover
    • Transmittal
    • Table of Contents
      • Body
        • INTRODUCTION
          • 1 Scope
          • 2 References
          • 3 Units of Measurement
          • 4 Materials
          • 5 Conductors
            • 5.1 Materials, sizes, and ratings
            • 5.2 Metal coating
            • 5.3 Separator
          • 6 Insulation
          • 7 Jacket
          • 8 Copper-Wire Braid
        • PERFORMANCE
          • 9 Physical Properties Tests
          • 10 Routine Voltage Application Test
          • 11 Voltage Application at Elevated Temperature
          • 12 Extended Voltage Application Test
          • 13 Extended Voltage Application After Immersion Test
          • 14 Extended Voltage Application for GTO Cables Marked "Integral Sleeve"
          • 15 Surface Leakage Test
          • 16 Test for Dripping of Compounds
          • 17 Flame Test
          • 18 Sunlight Resistance
          • 19 Cold Bend
          • 20 Ozone Exposure Test
            • 20.1 General
            • 20.2 Specimens
            • 20.3 Apparatus
            • 20.4 Method
          • 21 U-Bend Test
            • 21.1 General
            • 21.2 Apparatus
            • 21.3 Specimen
            • 21.4 Procedure
            • 21.5 Examination
          • 22 Surface Print
        • MANUFACTURING AND PRODUCTION TESTS
          • 23 Spark Test
        • MARKINGS
          • 24 Information on the Cable
          • 25 Information on the Tag, Reel, or Carton
          • 26 Date of Manufacture
    • Superseded List