This is the second edition of CSA C22.2 No. 230, Tray cables, one of a series of Standards issued by the Canadian Standards Association under the Canadian Electrical Code, Part II. It supersedes the previous edition published in 1988.
This Standard applies to single conductor and multi-conductor constructions, without metal sheath or armour, suitable for use in cable trays and other applications when installed in accordance with the Canadian Electrical Code, Part I.
The test and marking requirements of this Standard are in addition to the basic requirements for cable construction that appear in other published CSA product Standards.
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