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3M ACCR (Aluminum Conductor Composite Reinforced)

07/01/2014

Proven Solutions to Increase Capacity

More amps on the same size conductors, for your toughest transmission challenges.

3M ACCR is an all-aluminum-based conductor designed as a drop-in replacement for ACSR and ACSS. Its properties enable transmission capacity increases, up to twice as much or more, on existing structures, while matching or improving tensions and clearances. The round-wire construction is composed of a multi-strand, aluminum-matrix core surrounded by aluminum-zirconium outer wires that are round in shape.

3M ACCR (Aluminum Conductor Composite Reinforced)

Technical Support

Finding the right solution can require knowledgeable support. Our experienced technical team, with their proven record of successful solutions, can help you with:

  • Balancing capacity, efficiency, mechanical load, clearance, economic and environmental objectives to find the best solution
  • Evaluating line characteristics to define the right mix of conductor and accessories;
  • Providing you with data and information on the phone, through e-mail or on-site;
  • Assisting you to compare options in PLS-CADD™, SAG10™ and other design software;
  • Supporting your installation crew with training and consultation throughout the process.

3M ACCR (Aluminum Conductor Composite Reinforced)

Learn more: www.3M.com/ACCR