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PVC SINGLE CORE AUTO CABLES
  • General purpose low voltage wiring cables suitable for use in the automotive, marine and allied industries.
  • Resistant to petrol, diesel, lubricating oils and diluted acids.
  • Suitable for use at temperatures up to 70°C.
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS6862 Part 1 1971, where applicable.
  • Plain copper conductors to BS6360 - PVC insulated.

Conductor Specification (mm) Conductor Cross Section (mm2) Current Rating (Amps) Maximum Diameter of Cable (mm) Maximum Loading (Watts) Resistance Per Metre at 20ºC (Ohms)
12 Volts 24 Volts
9/0.30 0.65 5.75 2.5 69 138 0.0294
14/0.30 1.0 8.75 2.7 105 210 0.0189
21/0.30 1.5 12.75 3.1 153 306 0.0125
28/0.30 2.0 17.5 3.4 210 420 0.0094
35/0.30 2.5 21.75 3.8 261 522 0.0075
44/0.30 3.0 27.5 4.2 330 660 0.0060
65/0.30 4.5 35.0 5.1 420 840 0.0041
84/0.30 6.0 42.0 5.9 504 1008 0.0031
97/0.30 7.0 50.0 6.2 600 1200 0.0027
120/0.30 8.5 60.0 7.0 720 1440 0.0022
80/0.40 10.0 70.0 7.5 840 1680 0.0018

PVC 2 CORE AUTO CABLES (FLAT TWINS)
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS6862 Part 1 1971, where applicable.
  • Plain copper conductors - PVC insulated and sheathed 70°C.

Conductor Specification (mm) Conductor Cross Section (mm2) Current Rating (Amps) Maximum Overall Dimensions of Cable (mm)
2 x 9/0.30 2 x 0.65 5.75 6.1 x 3.8
2 x 14/0.30 2 x 1.0 8.75 6.5 x 4.0
2 x 21/0.30 2 x 1.5 12.75 7.0 x 4.1
2 x 28/0.30 2 x 2.0 17.5 7.9 x 4.8
2 x 35/0.30 2 x 2.5 21.75 8.8 x 5.2
2 x 44/0.30 2 x 3.0 27.5 9.5 x 5.7
2 X 65/0.30 2 X 4.5 35.0 11.9 X 7.0

PVC 2 CORE AUTO CABLES (ROUND TWINS)
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS6862 Part 1 1971, where applicable.
  • Plain copper conductors - PVC insulated and sheathed 70°C.

Conductor Specification (mm) Conductor Cross Section (mm2) Current Rating (Amps) Overall Diameter of Cable (mm) Sheath Colour Core Colours
2 x 9/0.30 2 x 0.65 5.75 6.5 Black

Black Red

2 x 14/0.30 2 x 1.0 8.75 7.0 Black
2 x 28/0.30

2 x 2.0

17.5

8.3 Black

PVC 3 CORE AUTO CABLES
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS6862 Part 1 1971, where applicable.
  • Plain copper conductors - PVC insulated and sheathed 70°C.

Conductor Specification (mm) Conductor Cross Section (mm2) Current Rating (Amps) Overall Diameter of Cable (mm) Sheath Colour Core Colours
3 x 9/0.30 3 x 0.65 5.75 7.0 Black

Black Red

3 x 14/0.30

3 x 1.0

8.75

7.5

Black
3 x 21/0.30

3 x 1.5

12.75

8.0 Black
3 X 28/0.30 3 X 2.0 17.5

8.5

Black

PVC 4 CORE AUTO CABLES
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS6862 Part 1 1971, where applicable.
  • Plain copper conductors - PVC insulated and sheathed 70°C.

Conductor Specification (mm) Conductor Cross Section (mm2) Current Rating (Amps) Overall Diameter of Cable (mm) Sheath Colour Core Colours
4 X 9/0.30

4 X 0.65

5.75

7.5 Black

Brown Green Red White

4 x 14/0.30

4 x 1.0

8.75

8.1

Black

PVC 5 CORE AUTO CABLES
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS6862 Part 1 1971, where applicable.
  • Plain copper conductors - PVC insulated and sheathed 70°C.

Conductor Specification (mm) Conductor Cross Section (mm2) Current Rating (Amps) Overall Diameter of Cable (mm) Sheath Colour Core Colours
5 x 9/0.30

5 x 0.65

5.75

8.3 Black

Brown Green Red White Yellow

5 x 14/0.30

5 x 1.0

8.75

8.9

Black

PVC 7 CORE AUTO CABLES
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS6862 Part 1 1971, where applicable.
  • Plain copper conductors - PVC insulated and sheathed 70°C.

Conductor Specification (mm) Conductor Cross Section (mm2) Current Rating (Amps) Overall Diameter of Cable (mm) Sheath Colour Core Colours
7 x 16/0.20

7 x 0.5

4.25

8.5 Black

Black Red Green Yellow Brown White Blue

7 x 9/0.30

7 x 0.65

5.75

9.0

Black
6 x 9/0.30 1 x 14/0.30 6 x 0.65 1 x 1.0 6 x 5.75 1 x 8.75 9.2 Black
6 x 14/0.30 1 x 28/0.30

6 x 1.0 1 x 2.0

6 x 8.75 1 x 17.5 10.2 Black
6 x 21/0.30 1 x 35/0.30

6 x 1.5 1 x 2.5

6 x 12.75 1 x 21.75

11.2

Grey

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