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BS6231 Cable

Single core Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) insulated flexible cables - 600/1000V - for switchgear and controlgear wiring manufactured in accordance with British Standard BS6231.

BS6231 Switchgear cable

We provide the full range of cables manufactured in accordance with British Standard BS6231, including tri-rated cables (or panel wire), also manufactured in accordance to UL 1015 and CSA C22.2. This flame-retardant flexible (class 5) Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) cable is designed for use in switchgear and panel building. It operates at temperatures of up to 105°C and is available in various colours and sizes. 

British Standard BS6231 is the primary standard which specifies the performance and the construction requirement for single core, non-sheathed electric cables of rated voltage 600/1000V for switchgear and controlgear wiring in PVC insulation including:

Type BK - Class 5 copper conductor (max temperature of 70oC) and PVC type TI 1.
Type CK - Class 5 copper conductor (max conductor temperature of 90oC) and PVC type TI 3.
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