Medium Voltage Power Cable 15kV 3 Core SWA

BS6622 Cu/XLPE/CTS/PVC/SWA/PVC 8.7/15kV - 3 core

Cu/XLPE/CTS/PVC/SWA/PVC 11kV medium voltage power cable may be used for power networks, in fixed installation outdoors in cable ducts or directly in the ground. The cable consists of a Class 2 stranded copper conductor, semi conductive conductor screen, XLPE insulation, semi conductive insulation screen, plain copper tape screen for each core, PVC bedding, galvanized Steel Wire Armour and red PVC outer sheath. 8700/15000 volts to BS6622 and IEC 60502-2, flame retardant to IEC 60332-1.

Construction Characteristics

Conductor material: Copper
Conductor identification: Coloured tapes under screen
Conductor shape: Circular
Conductor flexibility: Stranded class 2
Material of the inner semi-conductor: Semi-conducting compound
Insulation: XLPE (Chemical)
Material of the external semi-conduct: Extruded strippable
Screen: Bare Copper
Inner sheath: PVC
Armour type: Galvanized steel wires
Outer sheath: PVC
Colour: Red
Lead free: Yes

Electrical Characteristics

Rated Voltage Uo/U (Um): 8700/15000 volts to BS6622 & IEC 60502-2

Usage Characteristics

Minimum installation temperature: 0°C
Maximum installation temperature: 60°C
Installation type: Direct burial or in ducts
Maximum operating temperature: 90°C
Short-circuit max. conductor temperature: 250°C
Flame retardant: IEC 60332-1
Bending radius: 12 x Overall diameter

3 Core: Brown, Black & Grey tapes

Part Number Cross Section Stranding Approx Weight Approx Overall Diameter Gland Size Single Cleat Nom. Max. DC-resist conductor 20°C Current rating laid direct
(mm²) (mm) KG/KM (mm) (mm)
(Ohm/km) (Amp)
15KVPVC3X50 3 x 50 19/1.78 6100 58.8 63s R9 0.387 213
15KVPVC3X70 3 x 70 19/2.14 7100 62.9 63s R10 0.268 260
15KVPVC3X95 3 x 95 19/2.52 8300 67.0 63 R10 0.193 309
15KVPVC3X120 3 x 120 37/2.03 9400 70.6 75s R11 0.153 349
15KVPVC3X150 3 x 150 37/2.25 10500 73.6 75s R11 0.124 390
15KVPVC3X185 3 x 185 37/2.52 12900 79.4 75 R12 0.0991 436
15KVPVC3X240 3 x 240 61/2.52 15200 84.7 90 R14 0.0754 499
15KVPVC3X300 3 x 300 61/2.85 17600 90.1 90 R15 0.0754 553

On request the cable is available with a black polyethylene (PE) outer sheath. A MMQ and manufacturing lead-time may apply.

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