BS5308 Type 1

  • Unarmoured screened instrumentation cable
  • -15°C to +65°C
  • 300/500V
  • BS5308 instrumentation in black
    Image: BS5308 instrumentation in black

BS5308 Type 1 is an unarmoured industrial based instrumentation cable, mostly used on internal applications. This cable can have either an overall or individual and overall foil screen to cut out interference.


  • Flexible (Class 5) or stranded (Class 2)
  • Unarmoured
  • PVC or LSOH outer sheath
  • +65°C (PVC) or +90°C (LSOH)
  • 300/500V

Performance standards

  • Conductors to BS 6360, EN 60228
  • Insulation to BS 6234, IEC 60227
  • Flame retardant to IEC 60332-3, and BS 5308 Part 1, Type 1


  • Class 2 or 5 plain annealed copper conductor
  • PE insulation or XLPE for LSOH version
  • Foil screen and tinned copper drain wire
  • PVC or LSOH outer sheath


Sales at Goldwing

Our sales team has years of technical experience, enabling us to deliver a personal and professional service.

  • No minimum order quantity for our bespoke service
  • Cable cut to your required length
  • Vast stock holdings mean next day delivery

Call our sales team today to discuss your requirements.

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