Cu or Al – XLPE
Overhead Aerial Cables – IEC 60228,60502 – BS 7870-5
|Application||Cable for overhead power distribution systems mainly in public distribution. for rated voltage up to 0.6/1kV.|
|Cable Designation||Al / PE Insulated IEC 60502 0.6/1 (1.2)kv
Al / XLPE Insulated IEC 60502 0.6/1 (1.2)kv
Al / XLPE Insulated BS 7870-5 0.6/1 (1.2)kv
|Phase conductors and public lighting conductors||Copper (plain annealed): Solid class 1; rigid stranded class 2.
Aluminium: stranded class 2.
Outer layer stranding direction: Right-hand (Z) for RZ and RZ Al.
Outer layer stranding direction: Left-hand (S).
|Insulation||XLPE – (Cross-linked polyethylene)
PE – Polyethylene
|Assembly of cores||Cores are laid-up helically. For cables having a messenger, the phase and auxiliary cores are cabled helically around it.
Stranding direction: Left-hand (S)
Stranding direction: Right-hand (Z)