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218Y to BS 6500(New BS EN 50525-2-11)

Application and Description

218Y to BS 6500(New BS EN 50525-2-11) cable types are especially suited for use on small appliances with low mechanical stress and for connection for light household appliances, e.g. kitchen utensils, desk lamps, floor lamps, vacuum cleaners, office machines, radios, etc. As far as these cables are admitted to the relevant specifications of the equipment, 218Y to BS 6500(New BS EN 50525-2-11) cables are not permitted for use with cooking or heating apparatus. 218Y is equivalent to harmonized code H03VV-F.

Cable Construction

218Y to BS 6500(New BS EN 50525-2-11)218Y to BS 6500(New BS EN 50525-2-11)

Core Identification

Technical Characteristics

Cable Parameter

AWG
(No of
Strands/
Strand
Diameter)
No. of Cores x Nominal Cross Sectional Area
#xmm²
Nominal Thickness
of Insulation
mm
Nominal Thickness of Sheath
mm
Nominal Overall Diameter
mm
Nominal Copper Weight
kg/km
Nominal Weight
kg/km
2182Y
20(16/32) 2x0.50 0.5 0.6 5 9.6 38
18(24/32) 2x0.75 0.5 0.6 5.5 14.4 46
2183Y
20(16/32) 3x0.50 0.5 0.6 5.4 14.4 45
18(24/32) 3x0.75 0.5 0.6 6 21.6 59
2184Y
20(16/32) 4x0.50 0.5 0.6 5.8 19.2 55
18(24/32) 4x0.75 0.5 0.6 6.5 28.8 72