Highly flexible, DC power and control cable with TPE sheath - resistant to a wide range of chemical media

ÖLFLEX® DC CHAIN 800 - DC power and control cable for power chain application in harsh environmental conditions

  • Designed for DC applications in industrial environment with color code acc. EN 60445
  • Extended Line Performance - Long travel lengths or high acceleration
  • Good chemical resistance please see Appendix T1

Suitable for outdoor useHalogen-freeCold-resistantOil-resistantPower chainUV-resistant


Article number Number of cores and mm² per conductorOuter diameter [mm]Weight (kg/km)
3 G 0.57.352
3 G 0.757.763
3 G 1.08.174
3 G 1.59.198
3 G 2.510.5140
3 G 4.011.9201
3 G 6.013.2281
3 G 10.017.1467
3 G 16.020689
3 G 25.023.9952
3 G 35.027.31375


  • With color code according to EN 60445 for DC systems
  • Outstanding weather, ozone and UV resistance together with the wide temperature range enable versatile use for indoor and outdoor applications
  • Resistant to contact with organic oils and the related emulsions as well as a multitude of plant, animal or synthetic-based greases and waxes
  • Good resistance to cold and hot water as well as water-soluble cleaning and cooling agents
  • Well-suited to steam cleaning
  • Low particle emission at moved chain application

Application range

  • For DC applications in the low-voltage range.
  • In power chains or moving machine parts
  • Machine tool building, medical technology, laundries, car washing equipment, chemical industry, composting plants, sewage works
  • Food and beverage industry, especially for production and processing equipment of milk and meat products
  • For indoor and outdoor use

Product features

  • Color code according to EN 60445 for DC systems
  • Highly resistant to oil and chemicals
  • Ozone, UV and weather-resistant according to EN 50396 and HD 605 S2
  • Flexible down to -40°C

Norm references / Approvals

  • Color code according to EN 60445 for DC systems
  • For use in power chains: Please comply with assembly guideline Appendix T3

Product Make-up

  • Extra-fine wire, tinned copper strands
  • Core insulation: TPE
  • Cores twisted together in extremely short lay lengths
  • Non-woven wrapping
  • Robust outer sheath made of special halogen-free TPE, black (similar RAL 9005)

Classification ETIM 5

  • ETIM 5.0 Class-ID: EC001578
  • ETIM 5.0 Class-Description: Flexible cable

Classification ETIM 6

  • ETIM 6.0 Class-ID: EC001578
  • ETIM 6.0 Class-Description: Flexible cable

Core identification code

  • According to EN 60445
  • red, white, green-yellow

Conductor stranding

  • Extra-fine wire according to VDE 0295, class 6/IEC 60228 class 6

Minimum bending radius

  • Flexing:
    up from 7.5 x outer diameter
    (at temperatures < 70 °C)
    up from 10 x outer diameter
    (at max. temperature of 105 °C)
  • Fixed installation: 4 x outer diameter

Nominal voltage

  • DC (core-ground): max. 0,75 kV
    DC (core-core): max. 1,5 kV

Test voltage

  • 4000 V

Protective conductor

  • G = with GN-YE protective conductor
  • X = without protective conductor

Temperature range

  • Flexing: -40°C to +105°C
    Fixed installation: -50°C to +105°C

  • Unless specified otherwise, the shown product values are nominal values at room temperature. Detailed values (e.g. tolerances) are available upon request.
  • Copper price basis: EUR 150/100 kg. Refer to catalogue appendix T17 for the definition and calculation of copper-related surcharges.
  • Please find our standard lengths at: www.lappkabel.de/en/cable-standardlengths
  • Packaging size: coil ≤ 30 kg or ≤ 250 m, otherwise drum
  • Please specify the preferred type of packaging (e.g. 1 x 500 m drum or 5 x 100 m coils).
  • Photographs and graphics are not to scale and do not represent detailed images of the respective products.