Stringent in-house testing procedures mean that our products represent more than a means to an end. They’re a source of unwavering confidence.

Low Voltage Power Cables

DOMESTIC / COMMERCIAL / INDUSTRIAL

Stringent in-house testing procedures mean that our products represent more than a means to an end. They’re a source of unwavering confidence.  For residential, commercial and industrial applications – residential wiring, offices, shopping centres, offices or industrial wiring – where performance and reliability are vital to everyday usage.

All products are manufactured to the highest standards using precision engineered conductor fabrication, insulating and cabling technology, and undergo stringent testing and quality control measures prior to shipment.

  • Single core building wires
  • SDI cables
  • Flat TPS cables
  • Multi core circular cables
  • Control cables
  • Neutral screen cables
  • Flexible single core cables
  • AS/NZS 5000.1
  • AS/NZS 5000.2
  • AS/NZS 5000.3
  • IEC 502.1
  • Copper and aluminium conductors
  • PVC, XLPE insulation
  • Halogen-free Eco Star range building wires
  • Steel wire armour
  • PVC, PE, XLPE, halogen-free sheath
  • Anti-termite protection sheath

Fire Survival

SAFETY CRITICAL PUBLIC BUILDINGS

A range of fire-survival cables designed to ensure electrical circuit integrity during and after a fire hazard. They ensure that critical essential emergency equipment continues to operate, allowing for the immediate effect of evacuation procedures. These cables are specified for use in public buildings including hospitals, airports, shopping centres and other densely inhabited environments where public safety cannot be compromised.

In addition to its ability to perform when subjected to fire, single core fire-survival cables include Class 5 flexible copper conductors. This construction provides greater flexibility, allowing for easier installation.

  • Single core
    • Class 5 plain annealed copper conductor, Mica Glass flame barrier, X-HF-110 – Insulation, HFS-110-TP – Sheath, 110 C° – maximum continuous operating temperature
  • Multi core
    • Class 2 Plain Annealed Copper Conductors, Mica Glass flame barrier, XLPE X-90 – Insulation, HFS-90-TP – Sheath, 90 C° – Maximum Continuous Operating Temperature
  • Low smoke
  • Halogen-free
  • ASNZS 3013
  • WS52W classification
  • IEC 60331
  • IEC 60332

Standard ASNZS 3013 is a test standard designed to assess a wiring system’s ability to maintain circuit integrity under: specified fire conditions; mechanical impact; cutting stress; and water spray for defined periods of time. This range of fire survival cables achieved a WS52W classification when tested to this standard which indicates a two hour fire rating and protection against light-to-moderate impact.

© General Cable 2012 all rights reserved