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BS 5467 Cables

BS 5467 Armoured Power Cables, 600/1000V

Four-core 600/1000 V cables with solid aluminum conductors

Application

BS 5467 cables are used for power and control circuits, BS 5467 cables can offer excellent protection through

the use of a heavy galvanized steel wire armour. The GSWA makes them suitable for use inside and outside

buildings or for direct burial in the ground.

Construction

Conductor Solid Aluminum or Copper conductor, round stranded or shaped, Class 2 to BS 6460, IEC 60228.
Insulation Colour Code XLPE (Cross-Linked Polyethylene) Type GP 8 or ethylene propylene rubber (GP 6) 1 Core : Brown
  2 Cores: Brown or Blue
  3 Cores: Brown, Black, Grey 4 Cores: Blue, Brown, Black, Grey 5 Cores: Green/Yellow, Blue, Brown, Black, Grey Above 5 Cores: White Cores with black numbers
Bedding Armour Outer Sheath a)extruded layer of polymeric material,
b)or a taped bedding consist of two or more layers of PVC tape or other synthetic
tape, for the cable having conductor area of 16mm2 and above

Technical Information

Voltage rating 600/1000V

Temperature rating 0°C to +90°C

Bending radius 1.5mm² to 16mm²: 6 x overall diameter

                        25mm² and above: 8 x overall diameter

Flame retardant IEC60332 part 1, BS4066 part 1

BS 5467 Armoured Power Cables, 600/1000V

Nominal Nominal Insula- Nominal Nominal Steel Armour strip Nominal Approx. Overall Diameter Aprrox
Weight
Cross-sectional Area tion thickness bedding
thickness
Wire Armor dia. thickness width Sheath thickness wire armor strip armor
Extruded bedding Tapedb
edding
mm² mm mm mm mm mm mm mm mm mm kg/km
4x16 0.7 0.8 1.25 0.6 2.4 1.6 21.8 21.8 20.5 980
4x25 0.9 1 1.6 0.6 2.4 1.7 26.9 26.5 24.5 1220
4x25* 0.9 1 1.6 0.6 2.4 1.7 24.6 24.2 22.2 1220
4x35 0.9 1 1.6 0.6 2.4 1.8 29.5 29.2 27.1 1420
4x35* 0.9 1 1.6 0.6 2.4 1.8 27 26.6 24.6 1420
4x50* 1.0 1 1.6 1 2.4 1.9 30 29.6 28.4 1770
4x70* 1.1 1.2 2.0 1 3.6 2.1 35.3 34.5 32.5 2500
4x95* 1.1 1.2 2.0 1.4 3.6 2.2 39 38.2 37 2980
4x120* 1.2 1.4 2.5 1.4 4.8 2.3 44 42.8 40.6 3950
4x150* 1.4 1.4 2.5 1.4 4.8 2.4 47.9 46.7 44.5 4600
4x185* 1.6 1.4 2.5 1.4 4.8 2.6 52.7 51.5 49.3 5430
4x240* 1.7 1.6 2.5 1.8 4.8 2.7 58.5 56.9 55.5 6660
4x300* 1.8 1.6 2.5 1.8 6.4 2.9 63.8 62.2 60.8 7770