Domestic Cables

Alfix

Circular surface wiring cables (Surfix)
alfix

Construction

High conductivity solid or stranded plain annealed copper conductor, insulated and colour coded with hard grade PVC, covered in an aluminium/PVC laminate foil in contact with the tinned earth wire and bonded to a sheath of hard grade PVC finished in a circular configuration.

Applications

ALFIX is for direct installation without further protection on walls, in roofs, floors and under plaster in house, offices and buildings. It’s neat appearance allows for surface installation. As ALFIX is manufactured to SABS 1507, it is approved by municipalities and other major utility companies and is also used by electrical contractors and electricians.

Technical Data

Specification (SABS 1507 - 2)
Voltage Rating 300/500 Volts
Test Voltage 2250 Volts
Current Capacity AC As per table below
Temperature Range 10° to +80° C
Minimum Bending Radius 15 x Cable Diameter
Protection Aluminium Foil
Flexibility Class 1& 2
Conductor Type High conductivity annealed copper
Insulation Material Hard grade abrasion resistant PVC
Sheath Material Hard grade abrasion resistant PVC
Sheath Colours White and Black
Core Colours 2 core - Red and Black, Tinned earth wire
3 core – Red, Yellow and Blue, Tinned earth wire
4 core – Red, Yellow, Blue and Black, Tinned earth wire

Packaging

Available in shrink-wrapped 100 metre coils.
1000 metre drums available on request.

Technical Data

PROUDCT CODE Size
mm2
No. of
Cores
Earth
mm2
Nominal
Amps
Nominal
Breadth & Height
Mass
Kg/100m
AF1.5X2 + E# 1.5 2 + E 1.0 22 7.1 8.29
AF1.5X3 + E# 1.5 3 + E 1.0 19 7.8 10.49
AF1.5X4 +E# 1.5 4 + E 1.0 19 8.5 13.00
 
AF2.5X2 + E# 2.5 2 + E 1.5 30 8.5 11.76
AF2.5X3 + E# 2.5 3 + E 1.5 25 9.0 15.13
AF2.5X4 +E# 2.5 4 + E 1.5 25 9.9 18.91
 
AF4.5X2 + E# 4.0 2 + E 1.5 40 10.2 17.2
AF4.5X3 + E# 4.0 3 + E 1.5 34 10.9 22.72
AF4.5X4 +E# 4.0 4 + E 1.5 34 11.9 28.61
 
AF6.5X2 + E# 6.0 2 + E 2.5 51 11.3 25.83
AF6.5X3 + E# 6.0 3 + E 2.5 43 12.1 31.13
AF465X4 +E# 6.0 4 + E 2.5 43 13.3 39.24
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alvex

Construction

High conductivity solid or stranded plain annealed copper conductors, insulated and colour coded with general purpose grade PVC. These insulated cores plus a bare copper earth wire are sheathed with flexible grade PVC in a flat parallel configuration.

Applications

ALVEX is for direct installation without further protection in roofs, floors and under plaster in houses, offices and buildings. It’s neat, low profile also allows for surface installation. As ALVEX is manufactured to SABS 1507, it is approved by municipalities and other major utility companies and is also used by electrical contractors and electricians.

Specification (SABS 1507 - 2)
Voltage Rating 300/500 Volts
Test Voltage 2250 Volts
Current Capacity AC As per table below
Temperature range -10° to +80° C
Flexibility Class 1 & 2
Conductor Type High conductivity annealed copper
Insulation Material General purpose grade PVC
Sheath Material Flexible grade PVC
Sheath Material White & Black
Core Colour (Twin and Earth) Red, Black and Bare copper earth

Packing

Available in 100 metre shrink-wrapped coils.
1000 metre drums available on request.

Technical Data

PRODUCT
CODE
Size
mm2
No. of
Cores
Earth
mm2
Nominal
Amps
Nominal
Breadth & Height
Mass
Kg/100
AX01.0X2 + EWH 1.0 2 +1.0 14 7.6X4.1 6.35
AX01.5X2 + EWH 1.5 2 +1.0 22 8.5X4.6 8.16
AX02.5X2 + EWH 2.5 2 +1.5 30 10.1X5.4 11.93
AX04.0X2 + EWH 4.0 2 +1.5 40 11.9X6.4 17.50
AX06.0X2 + EWH 6.0 2 +2.5 51 13.4X6.9 23.54
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House Wire

General purpose house wire
House Wire

Construction

High conductivity annealed stranded copper conductors, insulated with general purpose grade PVC in plain colours.

Applications

For the wiring of all types of control panels, buildings, factories, relay racks, etc. General purpose HOUSE WIRE is used by electrical contractors, electricians, municipalities and all major switchboard manufacturers.

Specification (SABS 1507 - 2)
Voltage Rating 600/1000 Volts
Test Voltage 3000 Volts
Current Capacity AC As per table below
Temperature Range -10° to +80°C
Flexibility Class 1 & 2
Conductor Type High conductivity annealed copper
Insulation Material General purpose grade PVC
Colour Options Blue, Black, Red, Violet, Green/Yellow, white. Orange, Pink, Grey, Brown and Yellow

Packing

Available in 100 metre shrink-wrapped coils

Technical Data

PRODUCT CODE Size
mm2
Stranding
No x Dia
Nominal
Dia
600/1000V
Cubicle Wiring Amp Ratings
Mass
Kg/1000m
1ph 220V 3ph 380V
HW01.5# 1.5 7 x 0.53 3.1 18 16 2.38
HW02.5# 2.5 7 x 0.67 3.6 24 21 3.43
HW04.0# 4.0 7 x 0.86 4.6 32 28

5.67

HW06.0# 6.0 7 x 1.06 5.1 41 36 7.82
HW10.0# 10.0 7 x 1.37 6.1 57 50 12.24
HW16.0# 16.0 7 x 1.72 7.1 76 68 18.46
HW25.0# 25.0 19 x 1.38 8.4 101 89 25.6
HW35.0# 35.0 19 x 1.62 9.5 125 110 34.7
HW50.0# 50.0 19 x 1.88 11.3 151 134 47.2
HW70.0# 70.0 19 x 2.28 12.6 192 171 66.1
HW95.0# 95.0 19 x 2.50 15.8 232 207 97.6
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Illumination Cable

Construction

High conductivity stranded plain annealed copper conductors, insulated with flexible grade PVC, then sheathed with flexible grade PVC in a flat parallel configuration.

Application

For festoon lighting at festivals, parties, shows, braais and any application where quick fit lamp holders are used. The correct size profile and soft sheath allows for a watertight seal between the standard lamp.

Specification (SABS 1507 – 2 as a guide)
Voltage Ranking 300/500 Volts
Test Voltage 2250 Volts
Current Capacity AC 272 Amps
Temperature Range -10° to +80°C
Flexibility Class 2
Conductor Type High conductivity annealed copper
Insulation Material Flexible grade PVC
Sheath Material Flexible grade PVC
Sheath Colour Black
Core Colours Black and Red

Packaging

Available in 100 metre shrink-wrapped coils

Technical Data

PRODUCT

CODE

Size
mm2
No. of
Cores
 
Nominal Breadth & Height Nominal Amp Mass
Kg/100m
IC2.58K 2.5 2 10.2 x 5.6 27 11.55
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Alsilco

Single Core Flexible Silicone Cable
Alsilco

Construction

High conductivity bunched/stranded tinned copper, insulated and colour coded with a silicone rubber electric. Flexible single core silicone rubber insulated cables, for internal wiring and for general use.

Applications

ALSILCO is used for wiring of high temperature and high performance control panels. This product is used where above normal performance is required for fire prevention and where safety and reliability are major concern.

Specifications

Voltage Rating 300/500 Volts – 0.5mm2 – 4.0mm2 & 600/1000 Volts – 6mm2
Temperature range -60° to +180°C
Flexibility class 5
Conductor type Tinned Annealed Copper
Sheath material Silicone Rubber
Colour option Blue, Green/Yellow, Red, Black and White

Packaging

Available in 100 metre shrink-wrapped coils.

Technical Data

Nominal Size mm2 Class of Conductor Insulation Thickness  mm Outer Diameter
mm
Max cond.
Resist. At
20°C Ohm/km
Tinned
Cable Weight
Kg/km
1x0.50 5 0.6 2.1 40.1 10
1x0.75 5 0.6 2.3 26.7 13
1x1.00 5 0.6 2.5 20.0 15
1x1.50 5 0.6 2.8 13.7 21
1x2.50 5 0.7 3.5 8.21 34
1x4.00 5 0.8 4.1 5.09 49
1x6.00 5 0.8 4.7 3.39 68
1x10.00 5 1.0 6.1 1.95 110
1x16.00 5 1.2 7.5 1.24 168
1x25.00 5 1.4 9.1 0.795 254
1x35.00 5 1.4 10.3 0.565 347
1x50.00 5 1.6 12.0 0.393 490
1x70.00 5 1.6 13.7 0.277 686
1x95.00 5 1.8 15.6 0.210 888
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Silicone Cabtyre

Flexible Cables or Cords
Alsilco

Construction

High conductivity bunched tinned copper conductors, insulated and colour coded with silicone rubber dielectric and sheath.

Applications

For supplying main powers to all type of electrical, domestic and industrial appliances and equipment such as stoves, electrical motors and pumps, fluorescent lights, refrigerators, washing machines, hand tools, polishers, kitchen appliances and woodworking machinery.

Specification

Voltage Rating 450/470 Volts
Temperature range -60° to + 1807deg;C
Flexibility Class 5
Conductor Type Tinned flexible high conductivity copper
Insulation Material Silicone rubber
Core Colours Blue, brown, Green/Yellow
Sheath Colour Red

Packaging

Available in 100 metre shrink wrapped coils.

Technical Data

Nominal
Size mm2
Class of Conductor Insulation Thickness mm Sheath Thickness Outer Diameter mm Max cond. Resist. At 20°C Ohm/km Tinned Cable Weight kg/km
SC1.00x3 5 0.6 0.8 6.9 20.0 85
SC1.50x3 5 0.6 0.9 7.7 13.7 112
SC2.50x3 5 0.7 1.1 9.6 8.21 177
SC4.00x3 5 0.8 1.2 11.3 5.09 247
SC6.00x3 5 0.8 1.2 12.6 3.39 326
SC1.50x4 5 0.6 1.0 8.6 13.7 142
SC2.50x4 5 0.7 1.1 10.6 8.21 218
SC4.00x4 5 0.8 1.2 12.3 5.09 306
SC6.00x4 5 0.8 1.2 13.8 5.39 406
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Moulded Plugs

Extension Cords
Moulded Plugs

Construction

EXTENSION CORD:

The cable contains high conductivity bunched copper containers, insulated and colour coded with general purpose flexible grade PVC. The plug is the moulded onto the cable and is constructed of the same cable grade flexible PVC.

Applications

For extension purposes to supply power to all type of electrical, domestic and industrial appliances and equipment. The extension cord sheath is constructed with flame retardant, water and oil resistant flexible grade PVC.

Specification

CORD SETS AND EXTENSTION CORD SET – SABS 1661

Voltage Rating Input Voltage 250 Volts
Sheath Colours Black & White
   
PLUGS AND SOCKET OUTLET – SABS 164.1
Voltage Rating 16A 250V
Sheath Colours Black & White

Packaging

10 amp(1.0mm2) units are available in 10m 20m

16 amp(1.5mm2) units are available in 20m and 30m

20 amp(2.5mm2) units are availbale in 20/30m and 40m

*AMP Rating based on Cable Capacity

Technical Data

PRODUCT CODE Size mm2 Nominal Dia *nominal Amps
MP10AMPX3#JC 1.0 7.0 10
MP16AMPX3#JC 1.5 8.2 16
MP20AMPX3#JC 2.5 9.9 20
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