XP, CU / XLPE / PVC, 2-5 cores

XP, CU / XLPE / PVC, 2-5 cores, XLPE insulated, PVC sheathed, 600/1000V cable - compliant with IEC60502-1


Conductor: Plain annealed copper, Class 2, Stranded circular, compacted or sectored
Insulation: Cross-linked Polyethylene (XLPE) compound
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
Assembly: Cores cabled together with filler and bound with binder tape
Outer sheath: Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Compound Type PVC/ST2
Outer sheath color: Black

Electrical Characteristics

Operating voltage, U0 / U: 600/1000V
Operating temperature: -15°C to +90°C
Final short circuit temperature: 250°C
Test Voltage: 3.5kV for 5 minutes

Reference Standards

Design Specification: IEC60502-1
Conductor: IEC60228, BS EN60228
Flame retardancy: IEC60332-1, BS EN 60332-1

Installation Reference

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