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Socapex Cable

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Applications Overview

Our highly flexible multicore Socapex cable is widely used in the connection of lighting technology and dimmer racks in events of all types around the world. This range is suitable for use in dry and damp environment. With its PVC sheathing, it is also designed to withstand moderate mechanical stress and UV exposure when used outdoors.

Socapex cables can be used in free and fixed applications with a voltage rating of 300/500V.

Socapex cable construction

Conductor Flexible copper (Class 5)
Insulation Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) Type TI1
Outer Sheath Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Type TM2

Socapex cable dimensions

Some of our most popular Socapex cable sizes include:

Part Number Number of Cores Nominal Cross-Sectional Area Maximum Overall Diameter mm Nominal Weight kg/km
A5Y18015 18 1.5mm2 14.5 432
A5Y18025 18 2.5mm2 17.9 692


For full technical specifications please refer to the datasheets or speak to our technical team for more advice. 

Range of Cables

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Cable Standards and Approvals

Socapex Cable

DIN VDE 0472 Part 804, IEC 60332-1, BS EN 60228, DIN EN 50290-2-22, VDE 0819-102, TM54

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The Cable Lab®

UKAS-accredited specialist cable testing laboratory

About Eland Cables

The Cable Lab® our in-house cable testing facility, is UKAS-accredited to ISO 17025, which is the single most important standard for calibration and testing laboratories around the world. Accreditation to this international standard demonstrates our laboratory's technical competence and the accuracy of its results.

For our customers, it means peace of mind. They can have full confidence in the quality of our products and can demonstrate due diligence in selecting their cable supplier.

Our customers can also rely on the Cable Lab's services for an independent, objective and comprehensive quality assessment of cables procured from third parties.


About Eland Cables

About Eland Cables

Established in 1975, Eland Cables is a supplier of power, data, instrumentation and control cables and cable accessories to the world's most demanding industries and to some of its most prestigious projects. Our reputation is built on an unswerving focus on quality, technical expertise and customer service.


Our focus on quality has resulted in our in-house specialist cable testing facility securing the ISO 17025 accreditation. This certifies the competence, impartiality and performance capability of our laboratory and its evaluations. In turn, it means peace of mind for our customers with regard to the quality of the cables they source from us.

Expert tecHnical support

Our highly-qualified technical team is on hand to provide technical support with all aspects of cable selection, technical specification, regulatory requirements, and bespoke cable design and manufacture.

Complete Cable Solutions

We are a key contributor to projects in over 100 countries every year, adding value through comprehensive technical support, reliable logistics, innovative solutions, and a customer-centric approach.