6mm x 3 Core Single Phase Armoured Cable is a mains electrical cable used for a variety of applications because of it’s 53A current rating and high amount of protection. The cable has a steel wire armour underneath the sheathing, as a result, it offers a high level of protection against mechanical and thermal stresses.
In the next set of bullet points are some of the applications you’ll find this cable in:
- Hot Tub / Jacuzzi Installs
- Garage armoured cable
- 32A 3 Pole Rotary Isolators
- Single phase circuits
- Industrial Power Networks
- Shed armoured cable
If you need to asses what size cable it is you require, check out our Armoured Cable Calculator. PLEASE NOTE; this is an approximation so 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.
6mm x 3 Core Single Phase Armoured Cable Specifications
- Current rating : 53 Amp
- Insulation: XLPE
- Core identification: 3 core (Brown, Blue & Green/Yellow)
- Bedding: PVC
- Conductors: Stranded Copper
- 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
If you are still unsure if this is the correct cable you need you may find this page useful types of armoured cable
Here at ArmouredCable.net, we stock and supply a large range of cable and accessories to suit. For this 6mm cable, we also hold the glands and cleats to suit it, therefore you’re able to complete the job. For indoor requirements, you’d require the BW20 indoor gland pack and for outdoor applications, you require the CW20 outdoor gland pack. The cleat size you’d require would be CC7 cable cleats.