ÖLFLEX® EB CY

Control cable for intrinsically safe circuits according to IEC 60079-14 / EN 60079-14 / VDE 0165-1

ÖLFLEX® EB CY - PVC control cable, flexible, screened and numbered, with blue outer sheath for intrinsically-safe circuits, U0/U: 300/500V

  • CPR: Article number choice under www.lappkabel.com/cpr
  • For use within intrinsically safe circuits - type of protection 'i'
  • UV and weather-resistant according to ISO 4892-2

Interference signals Good chemical resistance

CE EAC Fire

Article number Number of cores and mm² per conductor Outer diameter [mm] Copper index (kg/km) Weight (kg/km)
ÖLFLEX® EB CY screened; without inner sheath
0012640
2 X 0.75 6.2 43 56
0012641
3 X 0.75 6.5 52 70
0012642
4 X 0.75 7 61 95
0012643
5 X 0.75 7.7 72 108
0012644
7 X 0.75 8.3 89 168
0012645
12 X 0.75 10.9 138 216
0012646
18 X 0.75 12.7 211 315
0012647
25 X 0.75 14.8 280 435
0012650
2 X 1.0 6.5 51 84
0012651
3 X 1.0 6.8 62 110
0012652
5 X 1.0 8.1 88 156
0012653
7 X 1.0 8.8 112 192
0012654
12 X 1.0 11.5 185 285
0012655
18 X 1.0 13.9 268 395
0012656
25 X 1.0 15.9 354 656
0012660
2 X 1.5 7.1 65 87
0012661
3 X 1.5 7.5 82 112
0012662
5 X 1.5 8.9 119 148
0012663
7 X 1.5 9.9 154 193
0012664
12 X 1.5 13 268 365
0012666
25 X 1.5 17.9 530 734

Benefits

  • Space-saving installation due to small cable diameters
  • Copper wire braid screening of the ÖLFLEX® EB CY protects signal transmission within intrinsically safe circuits against electromagnetic interference
  • Suitable for outdoor applications

Application range

  • For intrinsically safe circuits (type of protection i - intrinsic safety) according to IEC 60079-14:2013 / EN 60079-14:2014 / VDE 0165-1:2014, section 16.2.2
  • In EMC-sensitive environments
    (electromagnetic compatibility)

Product features

  • Flame-retardant according IEC 60332-1-2
  • High degree of screening
    low transfer impedance
    (max. 250 Ω/km at 30 MHz)
  • UV and weather-resistant according to ISO 4892-2

Norm references / Approvals

  • Based on EN 50525-2-51

Product Make-up

  • Fine-wire strand made of bare copper wires
  • PVC insulation LAPP P8/1
  • Cores twisted in layers
  • Plastic foil wrapping
  • Tinned-copper braiding
  • Outer sheath: PVC, sky blue similar to RAL 5015

Classification ETIM 5

  • ETIM 5.0 Class-ID: EC000104
  • ETIM 5.0 Class-Description: Control cable

Classification ETIM 6

  • ETIM 6.0 Class-ID: EC000104
  • ETIM 6.0 Class-Description: Control cable

Core identification code

  • Black with white numbers acc. to VDE 0293-1

Mutual capacitance

  • Core/core approx. 160 nF/km
    Core/screen approx. 250 nF/km

Inductivity

  • approx. 0.52 mH/km

Conductor stranding

  • Fine wire according to VDE 0295,
    class 5/IEC 60228 class 5

Minimum bending radius

  • Occasional flexing: 20 x outer diameter
  • Fixed installation: 6 x outer diameter

Nominal voltage

  • U0/U: 300/500 V

Test voltage

  • Core/core: 3000 V
  • Core/screen: 2000 V

Temperature range

  • Occasional flexing: -5°C to +70°C
  • Fixed installation: -40°C to +80°C

  • Unless specified otherwise, the shown product values are nominal values. Detailed values (e.g. tolerances) are available upon request.
  • 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.