Category Archives: Technical

Sector Eléctrico Europeo

Scope of the Construction Products Regulation in Europe

21 March, 2022

CPR: What is the European Electricity Sector’s knowledge of the Construction Products Regulation? We bring you the results of the survey that has been conducted by Europacable to monitor the knowledge, application and use of the #CPR in the European electricity sector. This regulation was implemented in 2017 as a mandatory requirement in the European […]

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low voltage electrical cables designations

Low voltage electrical cable’s designations (0.6 / 1 KV)

13 October, 2021

Each low voltage cable has a designation according to the norm. This denomination is composed by a set of letters and numbers, each with a specific meaning. This designation refers to a series of product characteristics (materials, nominal voltages, etc.) that facilitate the most suitable cable selection for your needs, avoiding possible errors in the […]

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Topflex H07V-K and H05V-K cables: extra flexible and extra sliding

28 September, 2021

The TopFlex H05V-K and H07V-K is especially suitable for domestic electrical installations. They can also be used for wiring equipment, distributors, cabinets and lighting. Additionally, its use is recommended for installation in false ceilings. Cables up to 1mm2 are especially suitable for signaling and control. EXTRASLIDING CONDUCTOR The cable Topflex H05V-K, is composed of a flexible copper conductor, class 5, and extra-thick PVC insulation, to […]

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Water Resistant Cables: Types and Classification

5 March, 2021

Classification of water resistant cables according to water protection Electrical cables are used in various applications or installations, often under adverse environmental conditions. AD protection (against water) establishes to what extent an electrical cable can be exposed to moisture, according to UNE 20460-3:1996 standard. AD1 PROTECTION: the probability of presence in water is negligible Location […]

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