Low Voltage Rubber Flexible Cable for Festoon Applications

  • Flexible cable designed for high mechanical stresses, especially for applications with frequent bending .
  • For festoon systems and connecting movable parts of container cranes, industrial units, material handling
  • equipment. For use in wet or dry conditions, outdoors, indoors.

Design Features

ConductorsAnnealed flexible stranded tinned or bare copper
conductor class 5 to IEC 60228.
SeparatorIf needed a suitable tape separator between the conductor and insulation.
Circuit IdentificationColour coding of power conductors compliant to HD 308, DIN VDE 0293- 308
-J version:
3 – core: Green-yellow, blue, brown
4 – core: Green-yellow, brown, black, grey or green-yellow, blue, brown, black
5 – core: Green-yellow, blue, brown black, grey
Above 5 cores: Green-yellow, other cores black with white numbering
-O version:
3 – core: Brown, black, grey or blue, brown, black
4 – core: Blue, brown, black, grey
5 – core: Blue, brown, black, grey, black
Above 5 cores: Black with white numbering
InsulationEPDM rubber, halogen-free, lead-free compound, type 3GI3 acc. to DIN VDE 0207/20.
Inner sheathA special synthetic thermosetting compound type
GM1B acc. to DIN VDE 0207/21, Black
Outer sheathSynthetic thermosetting compound, type
5GM3 acc. to DIN VDE 0207/21, Black


Rated voltage0.6/1 kV
Max operating voltage1.2 kV
AC test voltage3 kV
Current carrying capacityDIN VDE 0298-4
Max conductor operating temperature+90°C
Max. conductor temperature during short circuit+250°C
Minimum ambient temperature for fixed installation-40°C
Minimum ambient temperature for mobile installation-25°C
Oil resistancePN-EN 60811-404, IEC 60811-404
UV resistanceUL 2556, ISO 4892-2
Twist limits25˚/m
Ozone resistantPN-ISO 1431-1
Travel speed240 m/min
Tensile load15 N/mm2
Flame propagationPN-EN 60332-1-2, IEC 60332-1-2

Technical Specifications

Power Conductor Resistance