PAS 5308 Cable Part 1 Type 1 PE-OS-PVC

Applications

These cables are designed to connect electrical instrumentation and communication systems in and around process plants and similar applications. Generally used to transmit analogue or digital signals in measurement and process control where chemicals may be present.

Construction

  PAS 5308 Cable Part 1 Type 1 PE-OS-PVC

 

Conductor Annealed copper, sizes: 0.5mm^2 mulitistranded(Class 5), 0.5 mm^2 and 1.0 mm^2 solid(Class 1), 1.5mm^2 or 2.5 multistranded(Class 2) to BS EN 60228
Insulation Thermoplastic PE to BS EN 50290-2-23:2002, grade L/MD or a cross-linked PE to BS EN 50290-2-29
Pairing Two insulated conductors uniformly twisted together with a lay not exceeding 100mm, Two-pair cables without individual pair screens (quads) shall have four cores laid in quad formation round a central dummy
Colour code See technical information
Binder tape Non-hygroscopic binder tape of minimum thickness 0.023 mm
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 Extruded sheath of a PVC compound conforming to BS EN 50290-2-22:2002, grade TM51
Sheath colour Generally black

Electrical Properties

Temperature range above 0C( fixed installation)
  -15C to +65C(during operation )

 

Conductor Area Size mm^2 0.5 0.5 1.0 1.5 2.5
Conductor Stranding No. x mm 1 x 0.8 16 x 0.2 1 x 1.13 7 x 0.53 7 x 0.67
Conductor resistance max ohm/km 36.8 39.7 18.4 12.3 7.6
Insulation resistance min Individual conductor Gohm/km 5 5 5 5 5
  individual screen Mohm/km 1 1 1   1
Capacitance unbalance at 1kHz(pair to pair screen) pF/250m 250
Max. Mutual Capacitance @ 1kHz for Non OS or OS cables (except one-pair and two-pairs) pF/m 75 75 75 85 105
Max. Mutual Capacitance @ 1kHz IS/OS cables (include 1 pairand 2 pair) pF/m 115 115 115 120 140
Max. L/R Ratio for adjacentcores(Inductance/Resistance) μH/ohm 25 25 25 40 60
Test voltage V 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000
Rated voltage V 300/500 300/500 300/500 300/500 300/500

Parameter

Number of Pairs Number and Diameter of Wires Nominal Conductor Cross-Sectional Area Nominal Thickness of Insulation Nominal Thickness of Sheath Nominal Diameter of Cable
no./mm mm^2 mm mm mm
solid conductor 0.5mm^2
1 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 0.8 5.3
2 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 0.8 6.1
5 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.1 10.6
10 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.2 14
15 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.2 16.1
20 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.3 18.4
30 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.3 22
50 1/0.8 0.5 0.5 1.5 27.9
stranded conductor 0.5 mm^2
1 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 0.8 6
2 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 0.8 6.9
5 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.1 12.1
10 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.2 16.2
15 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.3 18.8
20 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.3 21.3
30 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.5 25.9
50 16/0.2 0.5 0.6 1.7 32.9
solid conductor 1.0 mm^2
1 1/1.13 1 0.6 0.8 6.4
2 1/1.13 1 0.6 0.8 7.4
5 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.1 13.2
10 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.2 17.4
15 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.3 20.3
20 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.5 23.4
30 1/1.13 1 0.6 1.5 28
50 1/1.13 1 0.6 2 36.3
stranded conductor 1.5 mm^2
1 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 0.8 7.3
2 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 0.9 8.7
5 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.2 15.4
10 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.3 20.6
15 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.5 24.2
20 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.5 27.5
30 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 1.7 33.3
50 7/0.53 1.5 0.6 2 42.6
stranded conductor 2.5 mm^2
1 7/0.67 2.5 0.6 0.8 8.1
2 7/0.67 2.5 0.6 0.9 9.7
5 7/0.67 2.5 0.6 1.2 17.2
10 7/0.67 2.5 0.6 1.4 24.1
15 7/0.67 2.5 0.6 1.6 28.2
20 7/0.67 2.5 0.6 1.7 31.8
30 7/0.67 2.5 0.6 1.9 37.9
50 7/0.67 2.5 0.6 2.3 48.9