BS5308 Cable Part 2 Type 1 PVC-IS-OS-PVC

RE-Y(St)Y PIMF

Applications

The unarmoured versions (Part 2 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 chemical or petrolchemical industry.

Construction

  BBS5308 Cable Part 2 Type 1 PVC-IS-OS-PVC

 

Conductor Annealed or tinned copper, sizes: 0.5mm^2 and 0.75mm^2 mulitistranded(Class 5), 1.5mm^2 multistranded(Class 2) to BS6360
Insulation PVC (polyvinyl chloride), type TI1 to BS 6746
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 0.75 1.5
Conductor Stranding No. x mm 16 x 0.2 24 x 0.2 7 x 0.53
Conductor resistance max ohm/km 39.7 26.5 12.3
Insulation resistance min Mohm/km 25 25 25
Max. Mutual Capacitance:pair or adjacent cores pF/m 250 250 250
Capacitance between any core or screen max. pF/m 400 400 400
Max. L/R Ratio for adjacentcores(Inductance/Resistance) μH/ohm 25 25 40
Test voltage Core to core V 1000 1000 1000
  Core to screen V 1000 1000 1000
Rated voltage max V 300/500 300/500 300/500

Parameter

No.of Cores 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 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.1 11.2 170
5 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.2 14.6 270
10 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.3 19.4 520
15 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 15 22.7 650
20 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.5 25.9 860
30 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.7 31.2 1130
50 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 2.2 40.1 1880
2 24/0.2 0.75 0.6 1.1 12.2 200
5 24/0.2 0.75 0.6 1.2 15.8 355
10 24/0.2 0.75 0.6 1.3 21.1 560
15 24/0.2 0.75 0.6 1.5 24.9 770
20 24/0.2 0.75 0.6 1.7 28.6 990
30 24/0.2 0.75 0.6 2 34.7 1380
50 24/0.2 0.75 0.6 2.2 43.9 2225
2 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.2 13.6 265
5 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.3 147.8 490
10 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.5 24.1 820
15 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.7 28.2 1110
20 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.7 31.9 1470
30 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 2 38.8 2070
50 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 2.2 49.1 3340