Cu or Al – XLPE

Overhead Aerial Cables – IEC 60228,60502 – BS 7870-5

ApplicationCable for overhead power distribution systems mainly in public distribution. for rated voltage up to 0.6/1kV.
Cable DesignationAl / 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
Construction Characteristics
Phase conductors and public lighting conductorsCopper (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).
InsulationXLPE – (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)

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