Announcing a Revision to ASTM D3485-Cable in Conduit

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The (PPI) Plastic Pipe Institute Conduit Division in cooperation with other ASTM committee members, have worked together to revise the specification for HDPE Cable in Conduit (CIC).  The new specification is: ASTM D3485-15, Standard Specification for Coilable High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Cable in Conduit (CIC).
The new specification updates raw material and testing requirements.  It also includes additional diameters and wall thicknesses, including SDR 13.5, SDR 11 and Schedule 40 and 80.  Finally, conductor fill ratios in accordance with NEC (National Electric Code) standards are listed in the specification.
The specification can be purchased on the ASTM website: http://www.astm.org/Standards/D3485.htm?A
Blue Diamond is an active member of PPI Conduit Division and proud to have participated in the specification revision.  Blue Diamond is a premier manufacturer of HDPE Conduit and has supplied CIC for Highway Lighting projects, Solar Farms and Utilities throughout the US.
Contact Kevin Copher at kevin@bdiky.com, or call 859-224-0415 for further information on Blue Diamond HDPE Conduit.

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