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Oval 2 Core 3A Mains Cable White (priced per metre)


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About this product


  • To BS6500 1990 Table 15
  • 2-core mains cable with double insulation
  • Suitable for low power use, lighting etc

Product overview

• To BS6500 1990 Table 15• 2-core mains cable with double insulation• Suitable for low power use, lighting etc • Stranded core, 2 x 16/0.2mm copper conductors• Brown and blue 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. To place an order for this product, order the Maplin order code multiplied by the total number of units you require.


Sheath: PVC
Overall size: 5.4 x 3.4mm
Nom. conductor area: 0.5mm2
Max. current: 3A

I would like to extend the cabling on 2 12 volt motorcycle aux lights, would this be ok

Asked by: Daniel
Unfortunately we are unable to advise on this, if you are at all unsure please contact a qualified professional.
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2017-05-15

Can this cable be used for outdoor Christmas lights?
Asked by: Tony
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17

You say that this is not appropriate for outdoor use but how about running it in flexible conduit for gate automation photocells (12/24V)
Asked by: Nigel
Yes the product does support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17
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