16mm 5 Core Armoured Cable is a type of electrical cable with a steel wire armour below the outer sheath. The cable is suitable for direct burial. It’s also completely weatherproof and resistant to mechanical damage.
Examples of where this cable would be seen include the following;
- The transport industry
- Railway industry
- Underneath roads carrying mains electricity to buildings
- Cable Ducting within warehouses
If you need to asses what size cable it is you require, please follow this link for 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.
16mm 5 Core Armoured Cable Specifications
- Overall Diameter: 26.6mm
- Current rating: 73 Amps
- Conductors: Stranded Copper
- Insulation: XLPE
- Core identification: 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
- British Standard: BS5467
- Designed for use in mains supply electricity
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