PVC (polyvinyl chloride) is a thermoplastic. PVC is often used in the production of stranded conductors as a good extrudable, inexpensive plastic..
PVC-insulated wire leads are used for internal wiring of devices or control cabinets. PVC-insulated and -coated hose lines are used to connect electrical appliances. The cables with PVC insulation are flame-retardant and self-extinguishing in case of fire. When exposed to external flame, however, PVC burns down. In case of fire, PVC is harmful. It forms harmful smoke and pollutants. That is why halogen-free cables and lines are used when installing in public buildings and rooms.
PVC is sorted in heat class Y and therefore has a limit temperature of 90 ° C. If the stranded wire is to be used at higher temperatures, the use of silicone lines is recommended..
PVC stranded cables are our standard cables and available in various configurations. If your desired garment is not listed, you can send us a request.