RS PRO 3 Core 0.75 mm² Mains Power Cable, Black Polyvinyl Chloride PVC Sheath 50m, 6 A 300 V, 2183Y H03VV-F

  • RS Stock No. 491-879
  • Manufacturer RS PRO
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RS Pro H03VV-F Flexible PVC Insulated Mains Cable

From RS Pro a high-quality light duty harmonised H03VVH2-F flexible mains power cable with PVC insulation and a PVC jacket. This mains cable has a voltage rating of 300/500 V and is designed for use indoors for wiring in mobile and lightweight household and office applications

What is Mains Cable?

A mains power cable connects an appliance to a mains electricity supply through the use of a wall socket or an extension lead which will then be plugged into a mains supply

Cable Construction

This flexible power cable consists of 2 or 3 cores made up of fine IEC 60228 Class 5 stranded copper conductors or wires. Each individual core is surrounded by colour coded PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride) insulation for easy identification of the wires. Both the cores are then surrounded by a final outer layer of PVC called a sheath or jacket.

What Does H03VV-F Mean?

H03VV-F cable is a type of harmonised (or HAR) cable which means it belongs to the Harmonised reference system and conforms to the European Harmonisation Standard. This purpose of this standard is to improve standards and quality of cables across Europe to ensure the trade of a common standard product.

What Does H03VV-F Mean?

H03VV-F is the code for this harmonised cable which breaks down into the following:

• H = Harmonised
• 03 = 300 / 500 voltage rating
• V = PVC insulation
• V = PVC sheath
• F = Flexible copper conductors

H03VV-F cable is a type of harmonised cable which means it belongs to the Harmonised Reference System and conforms to the European Harmonisation Standard. This purpose of this standard is to improve standards and quality of cables across Europe to ensure the trade of a common standard product.

Benefits of PVC Insulated Mains Cable

The PVC insulation and sheath of this mains power cable has the following properties

• Low cost
• Excellent insulation properties
• Flexible
• Stable, robust and durable
• Oil resistant

Where are These Cables Used?

The PVC insulation and sheath of this mains power cable has the following properties

• Low cost
• Excellent insulation properties
• Flexible
• Stable, robust and durable
• Oil resistant

These PVC flexible cables are designed for use in domestic and office electrical wiring applications and as general supply leads. This cable should be used on appliances that are indoors or in a covered, dry or humid area and is best used where the potential for mechanical stresses and mechanical damage is low. This cable should not be used with electrical cooking or heating apparatus. Applications include the following:

Where are These Cables Used?

• Computer and office equipment
• Kitchen appliances such as toasters
• Household appliances such as vacuum cleaners and washing machines
• Radios and music centres
• Table lamps and floor lamps
• Hair dryers

These PVC flexible cables are designed for use in light duty domestic and office electrical wiring applications and as general supply leads. This cable should be used on appliances that are indoors or in a covered, dry or humid area and is best used where the potential for mechanical stresses and mechanical damage is low. This cable should not be used with electrical cooking or heating apparatus. Applications include portable appliances in office and domestic environments such as table and standard lamps and small electronic appliances

Note

The number of strands used in the construction of the cores is nominal and may vary.

Approvals

BS6500, CENELEC HD21.5 and BASEC

Standards

BS6500

Specifications
Attribute Value
Number of Cores 3
Cross Sectional Area 0.75 mm²
Sheath Colour Black
Current Rating 6 A
Length 50m
Voltage Rating 300 V
Outer Diameter 5.9mm
Sheath Material Polyvinyl Chloride PVC
Type 2183Y
Minimum Operating Temperature -15°C
Maximum Operating Temperature +70°C
Conductor Strand Type Stranded
Harmonised Code H03VV-F
Insulation Material PVC
American Wire Gauge 18 AWG
Conductor Material Copper
Size of Strands 0.2 mm
Standards Met BS EN 50525
Conductor Resistance 26 Ω/km
Number of Strands 24
Core Strands 24/0.2 mm
185 In Global stock for delivery within 4 - 6 working days
Price 1 Reel of 50 Metre(s)
MYR 192.01
Reel(s)
Per Reel
Per Metre*
1 +
MYR192.01
MYR3.84
*price indicative
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