1.5mm 3 Core SWA Armoured Cable | Cut To Length | Per Metre

£0.91 Ex. VAT £1.09 Inc. VAT

1.5mm 3 Core Armoured Cable available for the most competitive prices online with fast, free delivery on orders over £100 excluding VAT or £5.95 on orders under that amount.

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This product is sold by the length. Simply select the number of metres you'd like to purchase.
SKU: 1.5mm X 3 Core 6943X
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1.5mm 3 Core SWA Armoured Cable is a form of electrical cable capable of carrying mains voltage across long distances. Due to this cable being armoured, it is perfect for installation underground as well as to walls and surfaces using clips or cable cleats.

A few of the different uses for this cable include:

  • Factory Lighting
  • Electric Gates
  • Security Lighting
  • Garden Lighting
  • LED Garden Lighting

If you require an estimate size of cable based on your application, check out our Armoured Cable Calculator. PLEASE NOTE; this is an approximation, if you don’t know what cable size it is you require, please contact a qualified electrician so they can consult the regulations and confirm. The information you need is what type of circuit it is, either being single-phase or three-phase, the power running through the cable in kW or Amps and the length of the run.

Specifications for 1.5mm 3 Core SWA Armoured Cable

  • Current rating : 23 Amp (Clipped Direct)
  • Conductors: Stranded copper
  • Insulation: XLPE
  • Core identification: 3 core (Brown, Black & Grey)
  • Bedding: PVC
  • Armour/Protection: SWA (Steel wire armour)
  • Sheath/Jacket: PVC
  • Colour: Black
  • Voltage: 600/1000v
  • Operating temperature: Maximum 90°C, minimum bending 0°C
  • Standard: BS5467: Electric cables.
  • Voltage: 600/1000V
  • Designed for use in mains supply electricity

Delivery Information

Fast, free delivery to mainland UK addresses (excluding highlands & islands) is available for as little as £5.95 plus VAT, however delivery is free on orders over £100 excluding VAT. If you require delivery notifications via text or email, please remember to include your mobile number and email address in the order.

Useful Links

Indoor & Outdoor Cable Glands for this cable are available via the following links:


BW20S Indoor Armoured Cable Gland Pack


CW20S Outdoor Armoured Cable Gland Pack

Cleats are also available for this cable via the following link:

LINIAN Armoured Cable SuperClip

CC5 Armoured Cable Cleats

Building Regulation in England covering electrical safety in dwellings;

Additional information

Weight 0.3100 kg

Primarily found within powered networks and providing mains electricity to powered devices.

Approx overall diameter (approximate size)


Approx weight per meter


Armour / Protection

Galvanised Steel Wire Armour



BS Number





Plain Annealed Stranded Copper

Core identification

Brown, Black & Grey

Current Rating



1.5mm 3 Core Armoured Cable
1.5mm 3 Core Armoured Cable is a form of electrical cable, primarily found in electrical installations such as powered devices and networks, powering outdoor features such as lighting and jacuzzis, as well as industrial installations. 3 Core Cable contains brown, black & grey coloured cores. It's construction is commonly identified as steel for the wire armour, PVC for the outer sheathing and bedding, XLPE (Cross-Linked Polyethylene) for the insulation and plain annealed stranded copper for the cores. As the cable contains a steel wire armour, this not only provides a form of mechanical protection, but can also be used an earth for the cable.
Delivery Information
Here at armouredcable.net, we stock and supply a large range of Armoured Cable as to suit any requirement or installation. If there is a specific size of type of cable that you require but cannot see among the range we have available through the website, you are welcome to give our sales team a call on 01244 288138, who will be happy to provide further information and assistance. armouredcable.net is based on Zone 1 of Deeside Industrial Park near Chester, so if you'd prefer to arrange a pick up for any of the armoured cable or accessories that we supply, please feel free to do so as all pick ups are welcome.1.5mm 3 Core Armoured Cable available for some of the best prices online with fast, free delivery on orders over £100 excluding VAT or £5.95 on orders under that amount.


Cross-Linked Polyethylene (XLPE)

Operating temperature

90°C Maximum

Product Code

6943X 1.5mm

Sheath / Jacket

UV-resistant PVC

Number of cores / size of cable

3 Core / 1.5mm


BASEC Approved; BS5467 Thermosetting Insulated



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