PCC, CU / PVC / PVC, Multi-core

PCC, CU / PVC / PVC, Multi-core, PVC insulated, PVC sheathed, 600/1000V cable - compliant with BS6346


Conductor: Plain Annealed Copper, Class 2 Stranded circular or compacted
Insulation: Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Compound Type PVC/TI1
Insulation colour:
2 cores: Brown, Blue
3 cores: Brown, Black, Grey or Brown, Blue, Green/Yellow
4 cores: Brown, Black, Grey, Blue
5 cores: Brown, Black, Grey, Blue, Green/Yellow or White with Black numbering
7 cores and above: White with black numbering
Assembly: Cores cabled together and bound with binder tape
Outer sheath: Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Compound Type PVC/TM1
Outer sheath colour: Black

Electrical Characteristics

Operating voltage, U0/U: 600/1000V
Operating temperature: -15°C to +70°C
Final short circuit temperature: 160°C
Test Voltage: 3.5kV for 5 minutes

Reference Standards

Design specification: BS6346 (specification withdrawn), in-house
Conductor: IEC60228, BS EN60228
Flame retardancy: IEC60332-1, BS EN60332-1

Installation Reference

Minimum bending radius (mm): 8 x cable overall diameter
Maximum pulling tension: 50N/mm²