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Building Wire

Single Core, Unsheathed Wires in Voltage Grade 1100 V. (Supplied in 90 Mtrs. length in attractive carton)
Nominal area of Conductor [Sqmm] Number/ Nom dia. of wire 
[mm.]
Tickness of insulation (Norn.)
[mm.]
Approx Overall Diameter
[mm.]
Current carrying capacity 
# 2 cables, single phase
In conduit Amps Resistance (Max) at20°C 
[Ohms / Km.]
In conduit Unenclosed Amp.
1.0 14/. 3* 0.7 2.8 11 12 18.10
1.5 22/.3* 0.7 3.1 13 16 12.10
2.5 36/.3* 0.8 3.8 18 22 7.41
4.0 56/.3** 0.8 4.4 24 29 4.95
6.0 84/. 3** 0.8 5.O 31 37 3.30

Standard Colors: Black, Red, Blue, Yellow, Green (for earthing) #As per IS 3961 (Part V) - 1963 ** As per conductor Class 5 of IS: * * As per conductor Class 2 of IS: 8130/1984 BIS license No. - CM/L-0038934

Cross-Linked PVC Building Wire

Technical particulars of Electron Beam Irradiated Cross- Linked PVC Cables for domestic/building wiring: Voltage grade upto 1100 volts as per 15:694-1990

Sl. No Nominal Area of Conductor No. & Diameter of each wire Nominalthickness of insulation Approx. Diameter Max D.C Resistance of Conductor of 20° C Current Rating 2 Cables Single Phase Current Rating Conventional PVC Cable

inconduit

unenclosed

inconduit

unenclosed

Mm2 No/mm mm mm Ohm/Km Amps Amps Amps Amps
1 0.75 24/0.2 0.6 2.4 26.0 11 12 7 9
2 1.0 14/0.3 0.7 2.8 18.10 15 17 11 12
3 I.5 22/0.3 0.7 3.1 12.10 18 22 13 16
4 2.5 36/0.3 0.8 38 7.41 25 30 18 22
5 4.0 56/0.3 0.8 4.4 4.95 33 40  24 29
6 6.0 84/0.3 0.8 5.0 3.30 43 52 31 37

Colour : Generally Red, Black, Blue; Yellow, Green Printing : Brand Name, Voltage, size