BS5308 Cable Part 1 Type1 PE-IS-OS-PVC

RE-2Y(St)Y PIMF

Applications

The unarmoured versions (Part 1 Type 1) are generally use for indoor installation and suitable for wet and damp areas. Generally used within industrial process manufacturing plants for communication, data and voice transmission signals and services, Also used for the interconnection of electrical equipment and instruments, typically in petroleum industry.

Construction

  BS5308 Cable Part 1 Type1 PE-IS-OS-PVC

 

Conductor Annealed or tinned copper, sizes: 0.5mm^2 and 0.75mm^2 mulitistranded(Class 5), 0.5 mm^2, 1.0 mm^2 solid(Class 1), 1.5mm^2 or 2.5mm^2, multistranded(Class 2) to BS6360
Insulation PE (Polyethylene) type 03 to BS6234
Pairing Two insulated conductors uniformly twisted together with a lay not exceeding 100mm
Colour code See technical information
Individual
screen
Aluminium/polyester tape is applied over each pair metallic side down in contact with tinned copper drain wire, 0.5mm^2
Binder tape PETP transparent tape
Collective screen Aluminium/polyester tape is applied over the laid up pairs metallic side down in contact with tinned copper drain wire, 0.5mm^2
Outer sheath PVC Sheath, type TM 1 or type 6 to BS 6746
Sheath colour Black or blue

Mechanical and Electrical Properties

Operating temperature -40C up to + 70C( fixed installation)
  0C to +50C(during operation )
Minimum bending radius 5 x overall diameter

 

Conductor Area Size mm^2 0.5 0.5 0.75 1.0 1.5
Conductor Stranding No. x mm 1 x 0.8 16 x 0.2 24 x 0.2 1 x 1.13 7 x 0.53
Conductor resistance max ohm/km 36.8 39.7 26.5 18.2 12.3
Insulation resistance min Gohm/km 5 5 5 5 5
Capacitance unbalance at 1kHz(pair to pair screen) pF/250m 250
Max. Mutual Capacitance@ 1 kHz forNon OS or OScables (except one-pair andtwo-pairs) pF/m 115 115 115 115 120
Max. Mutual Capacitance @1 kHz IS/OS cables (include1 pair and 2 pair) pF/m 75 75 75 75 85
Max. L/R Ratio for adjacentcores(Inductance/Resistance) μH/ohm 25 25 25 25 40
Test voltage Core to core V 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000
  Core to screen V 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000
Rated voltage max V 300/500 300/500 300/500 300/500 300/500

Parameter

No.of Pairs No.and Dia. of Wires Nominal Conductor Cross-Sectional Area Nominal Thickness of Insulation Nominal Thickness of Sheath Nominal Dia. of Cable Approx. Weight
no./mm mm^2 mm mm mm kg/km
2 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 0.9 9.7 95
5 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.2 13 180
10 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.2 16.9 310
15 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.3 19.7 440
20 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.3 22.3 560
30 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.5 27.1 820
50 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 2 35 1370
2 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.1 11.2 110
5 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.2 14.5 250
10 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.3 19.3 480
15 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.5 22.6 570
20 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.5 25.7 780
30 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.7 31 1020
50 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 2.2 39.9 1680
2 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.1 11.9 200
5 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.2 15.4 290
10 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.3 20.5 580
15 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.5 24.1 780
20 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.7 27.7 1010
30 1/1.13 1 0.6 2 33.7 1430
50 1/1.13 1 0.6 2.2 42.5 2360
2 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.2 13.6 250
5 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.3 17.7 460
10 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.5 23.9 760
15 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.7 28 1020
20 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 2 31.7 1350
30 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 2.2 38.6 1900
50 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 2.2 48.9 3060