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3 Core 13A Mains Cable White (priced per metre)


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About this product


  • Priced per metre
  • 3-core mains cable with a thick outer sheath

Product overview

To BS6500 1990 Table 16. A 3-core mains cable with a thick outer sheath available also in orange for added safety when used as a trailing lead, e.g. on power tools. Stranded core, three 40/0.2mm copper conducters with brown, blue and green/yellow PVC sheaths in an overall round PVC sheath.

This product is sold in units of 1 metre, up to a maximum length in 1 piece of 100 metres. Orders placed for a quantity of 100 units, or multiples of 100 units will be supplied on a reel; otherwise the cable will be supplied cut to length


Sheath: PVC
Overall diameter: 7.5mm
Nom. conductor area: 1.25mm2
Max. current: 13A

Is this cable suitable to replace a damaged one on an extension cable

Asked by: Leesquires99
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below: 0333 400 9500 or email
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-11-21

can i use this cale to put an outside socket in. thanks

Asked by: alan
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application I would seek out a registered electrician for advice regarding this issue I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-06-12

Is this cable suitable for the 13A trailing single socket, that you also sell?

Asked by: Poppyburner
Yes it is.
Answered by: PaulaC
Date published: 2015-07-17

Is this cable suitable for outdoor use? For example, wiring an outdoor PIR Floodlight.
Asked by: Liam Parsons
I’m afraid not .
Answered by: NG
Date published: 2015-07-17
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