Spreader Cable for Basket

YSLTOE-J (Control Cable hoisting cages in crane systems)

These cables are designed for use on the latest generations of high-speed container cranes with gravity-fed collector baskets. They combine the features of superior flexibility with additional ballast needed to operate at speeds of up to 160 meters/min (8.75 ft/sec).


  • UV, Ozone and moisture resistant
  • For indoor and outdoor use
  • Up to 50 mt. suspension length
  • High breaking load of supporting unit
  • Cold version upon request
  • Possible contractions: control cables with bus or Fibre Optics element
  • UL/CSA approval on request
  • GOST-R approval on request
  • For speed see annex below
  • CE approval
  • Self extinguishing and flame retardant according to: DIN VDE 0482 part 265-2-1, EN 50265-2-1 and IEC 60332-1-2
  • Oil resistance according to DIN VDE 0282 part 10 and IEC EN 60811-2-1


ConductorFlexible red copper conductor Cl. 6, acc to IEC 60228, DIN VDE 0295
InsulationPVC type Yl2
Cores ColourBlack cores with consecutive number acc. to EN 50334 + green/yellow
Central UnitAramide yarns with lead
Stranding Cores are twisted to bundle with central load core, bundles twisted around central unit
WrappingNon-woven tape on each bundle and overall
Outer SheathBlack (similar to RAL 9005)
PUR type 11YM1

Technical Data

Nominal VoltageUo/U 300/500 V
Maximum operating voltage in A.C. systemsUo/U 310/550 V
Maximum operating voltage in D.C. systemsUo/U 410/825 V
Test Voltage2 kV
Temperature Range in fixed laying20°C up to +60°C
Temperature Range in flexible application-20°C up to +60°C
Maximum temp on conductor in serviceup to +70°C
Maximum temp on conductor in short circuitup to +150°C
Minimum Bending Radius15 x D
Tensile strengthup to 15 n/mm2
Max. torsionApprox. 25°/1mt.
Max speed (main application)160 m/min

Speed Specifications