Reliable Copper H05VV-F Cable

H05VV-F means a cable type with European harmonization (H), a 300/500V rating (05), PVC insulation and sheath (VV), and fine-stranded, flexible conductors (F).  The H05VV-F cable is a versatile and flexible multi-core cable, predominantly used for indoor applications. H05VV f electrical wire provides reliable protection and durability. Commonly used for connecting small electrical appliances under low mechanical stress conditions, H05VV-F wire excels in its adaptability. H05VV F  cable meets international standards and is suitable for both fixed and mobile installations, making it a dependable choice for a range of applications.Enhance your electrical setups with H05VV-F cable ,featuring high-quality insulation and flexibility.They’re the preferred choice for powering electrical devices indoors.

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H05VV-F

 H05VV-F Size

The size of H05VV-F cable can vary depending on the specific requirements of the application. The size is typically indicated in terms of the cross-sectional area of the conductors and the number of cores (conductors) in the cable.The first number indicates the number of cores, and the number after the ‘x’ represents the cross-sectional area of each core in mm².We will show all common sizes.

H05VV-F SIZE
H05VV-F SIZE

 H05VV-F Size

The size of H05VV-F cable can vary depending on the specific requirements of the application. The size is typically indicated in terms of the cross-sectional area of the conductors and the number of cores (conductors) in the cable.The first number indicates the number of cores, and the number after the ‘x’ represents the cross-sectional area of each core in mm².We will show all common sizes.

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FAQ about H05VV-F

A standard 3-core H05VV-F cable’s maximum current capacity varies based on its conductor size. Typically, a cable with 1.0 mm² conductors can carry about 10-12 amps, while one with 1.5 mm² conductors can handle approximately 13-15 amps. For larger 2.5 mm² conductors, the capacity increases to around 16-20 amps. However, these are general estimates and can be influenced by factors like ambient temperature, installation method, and ventilation. For accurate assessments, always refer to the manufacturer’s specifications or consult a professional.

H05VV-F cables are not specifically designed to be heat resistant. The insulation and sheathing of these cables are typically made of PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride), which offers a certain level of durability and flexibility but does not provide high heat resistance. PVC can withstand moderate temperatures, but it may degrade or become brittle when exposed to high heat over prolonged periods.

The typical operating temperature range for H05VV-F cables is usually around -20°C to +70°C. While they can handle the normal heat generated by electrical appliances and everyday use, they are not suitable for extreme heat environments such as near heating elements, in industrial high-temperature settings, or in areas where they might be exposed to direct, continuous high heat.

Section
(mm2)
Resistance
at 20 °C
(Ohm/km)
External
Diameter
(mm)
Weight
(kg/km)
Recommended value of carrying capacity
(A)

2×0,75

26

5,80

51

10

2×1

19,5

6,30

61

16

2×1,5

13,3

7,05

80

20

2×2,5

7,98

8,80

111

27

2×4

4,95

9,70

161

38

3×0,75

26

6,20

60

10

3×1

19,5

6,65

74

16

3G1,5

13,3

7,90

104

20

3G2,5

7,98

9,65

152

27

3×4

4,95

10,80

210

38

4×0,75

26

6,90

73

10

4×1

19,5

7,55

94

16

4×1,5

13,3

8,85

130

20

4×2,5

7,98

10,60

187

27

4×4

4,95

11,90

260

38

5×0,75

26

7,70

90

10

5×1

19,5

8,20

110

16

5G1,5

13,3

9,80

157

20

5G2,5

7,98

12,00

233

27

5×4

4,95

13,55

326

38

H05V2V2-F is a type of electrical cable known for its high-temperature resistance. The nomenclature of this cable type is based on European standards and can be broken down as follows:

  • H: Harmonized standard.
  • 05: The cable is rated for a maximum voltage of 300/500V.
  • V2: The insulation material is heat resistant PVC.
  • V2: The outer sheath is also made of heat resistant PVC.
  • F: Flexible conductor. Typically, this indicates the use of stranded copper conductors.

This type of cable is designed for environments where higher temperature conditions are expected, such as in kitchens or industrial applications. The heat resistant PVC insulation and sheath can typically handle temperatures up to 90°C, in contrast to standard PVC cables which are usually rated up to around 70°C.

H03VV-F is a type of flexible cable defined by European harmonized standards. The designation provides information about the cable’s construction and intended use:
  • H: Harmonized standard, meaning the cable meets European standards.
  • 03: The cable is rated for a maximum voltage of 300/300V.
  • VV: Indicates that both the insulation and sheath are made of PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride).
  • F: Flexible conductor, typically made of fine stranded copper wires.

This type of cable is generally used for light-duty applications in dry environments. It is suitable for connecting small household appliances that do not require high mechanical or thermal stress resistance, such as table lamps, radio or office equipment. The flexibility and lightweight nature of H03VV-F cables make them ideal for these applications.

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