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
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.
Indoor & Outdoor Cable Glands for this cable are available via the following links:
Cleats are also available for this cable via the following link:
Building Regulation in England covering electrical safety in dwellings;