BS5467 Cable – XLPE Armoured SWA Low Voltage Power Cable

BS5467 Cable – XLPE Armoured (SWA) Low Voltage Power Cable

BS5467 Cable – XLPE Armoured (SWA) Low Voltage Power Cable

BS5467 cable from Prysmian is an XLPE armoured low voltage power cable – armour single layer of galvanised steel wires (SWA) on multi-core cable and aluminium wires (AWA) on single core type.

BS5467 Cable

XLPE Armoured (SWA) Power Cable

Features & Benefits

  • Plain annealed copper stranded (class 2) conductor to BS EN 60228 class 2
  • British Standard cable approved to BS5467
  • Core identification – blue-brown, brown-black-grey, blue-brown-black-grey, blue-brown-black-grey-green/yellow and 7-48 cores white with printed numbers
  • BS5467 cable has an extruded bedding compound and PVC outer sheath
  • Temperature range 15°C to +90°C
  • Bending radius circular conductor r = 6D Shaped conductor r = 8D
  • Fire performance BS EN 60332-1-2
  • Mechanical impact very good and flexibility
  • Also Fire Resistant | Low Smoke Zero Halogen | Offshore Marine NK 606 BFOU RFOU

BS5467 CABLE STANDARD CORE COLOURS

Single: Brown or blue
2 core: Brown and blue
3 core: Brown, black and grey
4 core: Brown, black, grey and blue
5 core: Brown, black, grey, blue and green/yellow
7 to 48 cores: white with printed numbers

BS5467 Cable Technical SpecificationS

Nominal
cross
sectional
area
mm²
Approx.
overall
dia.
mm
Approx.
Dia.
Under
Armour
mm
Nominal
dia. of
armour
wires
mm
Approx.
cable
weight
kg/km
Max.
conductor
resistance
@ 20°C
Ohms/km
Conductor
short
circuit
rating
(1 sec)
kA
Single
phase AC
in air
horizontal
spaced
Amps
Three
phase
in
ground
trefoil
formation
Amps
Three
phase
in
Trefoil
Duct
Amps
Three
phase
in air
trefoil
formation
Volt
drop
single
phase
AC
touching
mV/A/m
Volt
drop
Three
phase
AC
trefoil
mV/A/m
BS5467 Single Core
15025.819.51.619500.124021.45104313964830.380.33
18528.021.61.623500.099126.45744854375550.330.28
24030.523.91.630000.75434.36615584896540.280.24
30033.526.51.636750.060142.97396235347450.250.21
40037.830.42.047000.047057.28206915678510.220.195
50041.133.92.059250.036671.59107656159630.210.18
63045.338.22.074500.028390.1100184166410840.1950.17
80054.843.72.594000.0221114105588869211780.190.165
100058.448.52.5114000.0176143111594273512780.180.155
Prysmian Joints Cleats Cables Terminations

Prysmian Joints | Cleats | Cables | Terminations

Nominal
cross
sectional
area
mm²
Approx.
overall
dia.
mm
Approx.
Dia.
Under
Armour
mm
Nominal
dia. of
armour
wires
mm
Approx.
cable
weight
kg/km
Max.
conductor
resistance
@ 20°C
Ohms/km
Conductor
short
circuit
rating
(1 sec)
Armour
short
circuit
rating
(1sec)
Direct
in
ground
Amps
In
duct
Amps
In air
Amps
Volt
drop
single
phase
AC
touching
mV/A/m
BS5467 Two Core
1.511.57.10.932012.10.200.6538313131
2.512.98.30.93657.410.350.7549414119
414.49.80.94404.610.570.8565535512
615.6110.94703.080.861.08167707.9
1016.8120.98101.831.41.210989954.7
1619.614.11.2510251.152.21.91411151262.9
25*20.915.61.2510000.7273.61.91831481641.9
35*23171.614000.5245.02.82191782021.35
50*25.319.31.617500.3877.13.12592112441
70*28.522.31.623000.26810.03.73172603060.69
95*32.325.1231000.19313.65.23813133780.52
120*34.827.4237000.15317.25.84333574370.42
150*37.930.3244000.12421.46.44854014990.35
185*42.533.52.557000.099126.58.85474555760.29
240*46.537.32.571000.075434.39.96325276800.24
300*50.340.92.585000.060142.910.97085927750.21
400*54.745.12.5107000.04757.212.27996698920.19
BS5467 Seven Core
1.515.810.70.950012.10.201.038313131
2.517.612.50.97307.410.351.149414119
420.114.11.258404.610.571.865535512
BS5467 Twelve Core
1.520141.2582012.10.201.838313131
2.522.816.61.2510207.410.350.249414119
426.119.21.613904.610.573.1655312
BS5467 Ninteen Core
1.522.616.41.25108012.10.202.138313131
2.52719.91.615307.410.353.249414119
429.722.61.618504.610.573.765535512
BS5467 Twenty-Seven Core
1.527.320.01.6185012.10.203.838313131
2.531.3241.619607.410.353.849414119
434.827.31.624204.610.574.465535512
BS5467 Thirty Seven Core
1.529.922.51.6185012.10.203.838313131
2.534.3271.624407.410.354.349414119
439.631.1233204.610.576.465535512
BS5467 Forty Eight Core
1.533.5261.6290012.10.204.138313131
2.540.131.4235507.410.356.449414119
444.735.8248504.610.577.2655355

Prysmian Cables - Joints Terminations Glands Cleats

Nominal
cross
sectional
area
mm²
Approx.
overall
dia.
mm
Approx.
Dia.
Under
Armour
mm
Nominal
dia. of
armour
wires
mm
Approx.
cable
weight
kg/km
Max.
conductor
resistance
@ 20°C
Ohms/km
Conductor
short
circuit
rating
(1 sec)
kA
Armour
short
circuit
rating
(1sec)
kA
Direct
in
ground
Amps
In
duct
Amps
In air
Amps
Volt
drop
single
phase
AC
touching
mV/A/m
BS5467 3 Core
1.51280.930012.10.200.7432262627
2.51390.93507.410.350.8842343516
415100.94504.610.570.9755454710
616110.95503.080.861.06956596.8
1018131.258001.831.41.89275824
1621151.2511001.152.22.0119961072.5
2526191.617000.7273.62.81521241401.65
3528221.621000.5245.03.01821491721.15
50*30231.634000.3877.13.62171772090.87
70*34261.631000.26810.04.12662182630.6
95*2929241000.19313.65.93192633240.45
120*3232250000.15317.26.53633003760.37
150*36362.563000.12421.49.34063384300.3
185*40402.576000.0099126.510.24583824950.26
240*44442.596000.075434.311.65294425840.21
300*49492.5116000.060142.912.45924966660.185
400*55552.5144000.04757.214.16675707660.165
BS5467 4 Core
1.512.9 8.30.940012.1 0.200.7832 26 2627
2.514.49.80.94707.410.350.9242343516
415.711.10.95804.610.571.055454710
617.912.41.258103.080.861.66956596.8
1019.714.21.25108751.831.41.99275824
1622.416.71.2514501.152.22.2119961072.5
2527.320.71.620600.7273.63.21521241401.65
3530.223.41.625500.5245.03.71821491721.15
50*32.2261.6 28750.3877.14.12171772090.87
70*3830.6242500.26810.06.12662182630.6
95*41.734.12 54750.19313.66.83192633240.45
120*45.437.62.571750.15317.29.53633003760.37
 150*50.641.62.584750.12421.410.64063384300.3
185*55.3462.5103500.099126.511.84583824950.26
240*61.251.72.5130000.075434.313.45294425840.21
300*66.856.92.5157500.060142.914.85924966660.185
400*75.4643.15204000.04757.220.96675707660.165
BS5467 5 Core
1.514.99.80.940012.10.200.8832262627
2.2516.511.40.94907.410.351.042343516
418.912.91.257154.610.571.155454710
620.414.41.259003.080.861.86956596.8
1023.2171.2512001.831.42.19275824
1627.320.21.616501.152.23.3119961072.5
2530241.622000.7273.64.01521241401.65
3532.926.71.627000.5245.04.61821491721.15

Prysmian Afumex Low Smoke Zero Halogen Cables

Nominal cross sectional area mm² Conductor Resistance at 20°C Ohms/km Nominal Area of Armour and Maximum Armour Resistance at 20°C
Single Core* Two Core Three Core Four Core Five Core
mm² Ohms/km mm² Ohms/km mm² Ohms/km mm² Ohms/km mm² Ohms/km 
1.512.11510.2169.5178.8198.2
2.57.41178.8198.2207.7226.8
44.61197.9207.5226.8256.2
63.08227.0236.7364.3403.9
101.83266.0394.0423.7463.4
*61.15423.7453.5503.1722.2
250.727423.7622.5702.3881.8
350.524602.6682.3782.01001.6
500.387682.3782.0901.8
700.268802.0901.81311.2
950.1931131.41281.31471.1
1200.1531251.31411.22060.76
1500.124760.421381.22010.782300.68
1850.0991840.381910.822200.712550.61
2400.0754940.342150.732500.632890.54
3000.06011040.312350.672690.583190.49
4000.04701470.222650.593040.524520.35
5000.03661630.20
6300.02831820.18
8000.02212600.13
10000.01762840.12

* Armour wires for single core cables are aluminium.

BS5467 Cable Joints, Glands & Cleats

T&D supply from stock to UK and international projects a full range of cable accessories, such as cable joints, glands and cleats from leading manufacturers including CMP, Ellis Patents and 3M suitable for use with BS5467 cable – low smoke zero halogen power cables are also available, see BS6724 cables.

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