6242YH 16MM TWIN AND EARTH CABLE 1 METRE
Twin and Earth is a name for a type of Mains Electricity Cable, and is the most common cable for domestic wiring today. Comprising of 1 Live (Brown) and 1 Neutral (Blue) sheathed conductor, and a Earth which is of the CPC type (Circuit Protective Conductor) which is bare. The Overall sheath is of PVC Construction to BS6004.
The 16.0mm Conductors are Stranded with the CPC earth being 6.0mm Stranded, and rated in normal conditions at around 70 Amps, this particular size is common with Shower, Hobs and Cookers. Also available in 25m 50m and 100m Coils.
Not suitable for unprotected use outside as the outer sheath is vunerable to attack from UV, however Alkyd paint is enough to protect it from UV.