VCVH6-F – Screened PVC Flat Cables

VCVH6-F - Screened PVC Flat Cables

Control : 300 / 500V
Power : 0.6 / 1 (1.2) kV

Applications

Used for hoisting control systems in festoons on overhead cranes.
Copper screens are efficient against electro magnetic disturbances caused by power and control cables.

Design

VCVH6-F Cable

1. Conductor : Flexible plain copper class 5; IEC 60228
2. Insulation : PVC
3. Screen : a. Plain copper braid;
b. Plain copper spinning on
phase cores.
Earth core is unscreened
4. Outer-sheath : PVC;
Colour: Black

Marking

VCVH6-F
Number of cores – cross-section
voltage – NEXANS – year – week

Cores Identification

power: black-grey-brown
earth conductor: green/yellow
control: black with white printed numbers

Standards

Nexans specification

Mechanical properties

Tensile stress of the conductor static 15 N/mm2
dynamic 30 N/mm2
Tests Bending test
Travelling Festoon speed up to 120 m/min

Chemical Properties

Oil, acid and alcaline resistant.
For indoor and outdoor applications. Moisture, UV and ozone resistance.
Flame-retardant according to IEC 60 332 part 1.

Electrical and Thermal properties

Control cables:
Nominal voltag Uo/U 300/500 V
Maximum operating voltage in AC systems Um 500 V
Capacitance between cores: 170 nF/km
Capacitance between core and screen: 350 nF/km
Power cables:
Nominal voltage Uo/U 0.6/1 kV
Maximum operating voltage in AC systems Um 1.2 kV
Test voltage:
– Control 2.0 kV – 50 Hz in AC
– Power 2.5 kV – 50 Hz in AC
Max. temperature at the conductor:
– in service + 70 °C
– in short circuit + 150 °C
Max. surface temperature:
– fixed installation – 35 °C up to + 60 °C
– mobile operation – 25 °C up to + 60 °C

VCVH6-F Screened PVC Flat Cables

Number of cores and nominal cross-section
(mm2)
Outer dimensions
approx
(mm)
Weightapprox.
(kg/km)
CONTROL 4 x 1.5* 18 x 5.5 220
8 x 1.5* 34 x 5.5 430
12 x 1.5* 50 x 5.5 650
POWER 4 G 4* 23 x 7 360
4 G 6* 29 x 9 580
4 G 10* 37 x 11 900
4 G 16* 46 x 14 1,280
4 G 25* 50 x 14.5 1,800
4 G 35* 55 x 16 2,300

 

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