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Breakaway Y-Tap Streetlight Kits

Buchanan Buchanan Breakaway Y-Tap Streetlight Kits

Features

  • Safely separates upon impact without breaking wires
  • Eliminates potting, tape, and resins
  • Spring-loaded contacts
  • Install in five minutes
  • Spring-loaded contacts compensate for thermal expansion
Model Application Electrical Rating Ordering Code
Buchanan Breakaway Y-Tap Streetlight Kits Crimped Phase
Fused Tap & Run
1/10-30 Amp
600 Volt
82 -
Buchanan Breakaway Y-Tap Streetlight Kits Crimped Neutral
Non-Fused Tap & Run
125 Amp Line
30 Amp Load
600 Volt
83 -
Buchanan Breakaway Y-Tap Streetlight Kits Set Screw Phase
Fused Tap & Run
1/10-30 Amp
600 Volt
82S -
Buchanan Breakaway Y-Tap Streetlight Kits Set Screw Neutral
Non-Fused Tap & Run
70 Amp Line
30 Amp Load
600 Volt
83S -
Insulation Diameter (inches) Ordering Code (Choose 1) Stranded Conductor Size (AWG)* Crimp Type Ordering Code (Choose 1)
.155-.430 ADB 10 Copper 6 -
8 Copper 4 -
6 Copper 3 -
4 Copper 2 -
.420-.785 EAFB 2 Copper 1 -
1 Copper 0 -
1/0 Copper 10 -
.155-.430 ADB 10 Terminal Block with Set screws Copper or Aluminum Conductors 1 -
8 1 -
6 1 -
4 1 -
.420-.785 EAFB 2 1 -
1 10 -
1/0 10 -
  • * For solid wire: 14-4 AWG, use codes U, UA, C, or A; 2 AWG, use codes LC or LA.
Insulation Diameter (inches) Stranded Conductor Size (AWG)* Crimp Type Ordering Code (Choose 1)
.120-.430 12-6 Copper C
12-6 Aluminum A
4 or 2 Copper LC
.120-.430 12-6 Copper C
12-6 Aluminum A
4 or 2 Copper LC
4 or 2 Aluminum LA
  • * For solid wire: 14-4 AWG, use codes U, UA, C, or A; 2 AWG, use codes LC or LA.

Use the tables to determine the correct part number by choosing model, line side, and load side ordering codes from the columns below.

For Example: the 82S-EAFB1-C is a Y-Tap Kit with set screws for a 2 AWG phase aluminum line side conductor with a diameter of .472" and a 10 AWG copper crimped load side conductor

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