A-2Y(L)2YB2Y S(H45)

Application

The cables are designed for transmission of low frequent signals up to 90 KHz through symmetric circuits in railway networks, and are suitable for laying directly into the ground or in ducts.

Standard

  • Dlk 1.013.109y
  • Dlk 1.013.110y

Cable Construction

A-2Y(L)2YB2Y S(H45) Railway Cable
Conductors Solid Annealed copper, 0.9 or 1.4 mm nominal diameter.
Insulation Solid polyethylene.
Cabling Element Four insulated conductors are twisted together to form a quad.
Stranding Quads are helically stranded in concentric layers. Cables from 7 quads on, have two extra conductors of 0.5mm with perforated insulation (surveillance conductors).
Core Wrapping Plastic tape(s) with overlapping.
Moisture Barrier One laminated sheath made of aluminium tape (0.15mm) coated with PE-Copolymer on at least one side is applied with longitudinally overlap.
Inner Sheath Low density polyethylene.
Electrostatic Shield One layer of helically applied copper wires (0.9, 1.2, 1.4 or 1.8mm).
Electromagnetic Shield One helically applied steel tape (0.2-0.3mm) or two helically applied steel tapes (0.1mm).
Outer Sheath Low density polyethylene.

Type Codes

AJ– outdoor cable with protection against inductive infl uences
2Y solid PE conductor insulation
(L)2Y inner laminated PE sheath
B steel tape armor
2Y outer PE sheath
S signal cable
LG layer stranding
H(n) operating capacity

Ring marking of Quad

The single core is identifi ed by black ring markings:

  • Side Circuit 1 a-wire without marking, b-wire 1 mark distance 17mm
  • Side Circuit 2 a-wire 2 marks distance 34mm, b-wire 2 marks distance 17mm

Electrical Characteristics at 20℃

Nominal Conductor Diameter mm 0.9 1.4
Maximum Conductor Resistance Ω/km 56.6 23.4
Minimum Insulation Resistance @500 V DC (1min) MΩ.km 1000 1000
Maximum Conductor Capacitance @800Hz (AC) nF/km 45 45
Maximum Capacitance Unbalance @800Hz
K1 (100% / 50% all values) pF/km 650/150 650/150
K9-12 neighboured quads pF/km 500/150 500/150
K9-12 over-neighboured quads pF/km 150 150
ea1/2 pF/km 1300 1300
Miniumum Far-end Crosstalk Attenuation @90KHz
100% / 80% all values dB/km 58/62 33/45
Maximum Attenuation @90KHz dB/km 3.3 2.6
Dielectric Strength, conductor to conductor (DC voltage 1min) V 3535 3535
Surveillance Conductors
Loop resistance, maximum Ω/km 190 190
Insulation resistance
- dry cable core, minimum MΩ.km 1000 1000
- wet cable core, maximum KΩ.km 30 30
Operating Voltage AC/DC V 420/600 420/600
Test Voltage 50 Hz 1 min
Core to Core Veff 2500 2500
Core to Screen Veff 2500 2500

Mechanical and Thermal Properties

  • Minimum Bending Radius: 10×OD
  • Temperature Range: -40℃ to +60℃ (during operation); -10℃ +60℃ (during installation)

Dimensions and Weight

Cable Code Number of Quads Nominal Sheath Thickness Nominal Overall Diameter Nominal Weight
Inner Outer
mm mm mm kg/km
0.9mm Conductor, 1.8mm Insulated Wire
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-1Q0.9-S(H45) 1 1.3 1.2 12.0 170
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-3Q0.9-S(H45) 3 1.3 1.2 17.0 310
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-5Q0.9-S(H45) 5 1.3 1.2 19.0 410
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-7Q0.9-S(H45) 7 1.3 1.2 21.0 500
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-10Q0.9-S(H45) 10 1.3 1.2 24.0 640
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-14Q0.9-S(H45) 14 1.3 1.2 27.0 800
1.4mm Conductor, 2.8mm Insulated Wire
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-1Q1.4-S(H45) 1 1.3 1.2 14.0 240
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-3Q1.4-S(H45) 3 1.3 1.2 21.0 490
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-5Q1.4-S(H45) 5 1.3 1.2 24.0 710
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-7Q1.4-S(H45) 7 1.3 1.2 26.0 880
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-10Q1.4-S(H45) 10 1.3 1.2 33.0 1190
RS109y-2Y(L)2YB2Y-14Q1.4-S(H45) 14 1.3 1.2 36.5 1550