PERMOTRAIL - Cable Specifications


PERMOTRAIL cable is used for the supply of power to all types of indoor and outdoor mobile and portable machinery in wet, oily, all weather conditions.

It is used on building and construction sites, in workshops, mines, dockyards, opencast mining operations, railways, road works and factories.


High conductivity bunched flexible copper conductors, insulated and colour coded with general purpose flexible grade PVC. Insulated cores are twisted and filled with PVC to give the cable a round finish. Final protection is with a tightly bonded, water, oil and abrasion resistant PVC/rubber blend nitrile sheath.

Voltage Rating
Test Voltage
Current Capacity AC
Temperature range
Flexibility Class
Conductor Type
Insulation Material
Sheath Material
Sheath Colours
Core Colours
Bending Radius
(SABS 1507)
600/1000 Volts
3000 Volts
As per table below
-10˚ to +80˚C
4 & 5
High conductivity annealed copper
Flexible grade PVC
PVC/Rubber Blend Nitrile
Red, Yellow, Blue, Black
8 x Diameter of cable


Size mm²Stranding No x DiaNominal AmpsmV drop    Amp / mtrNominal DiaMass Kg/100m
1ph 220V3ph 380V
1.528 x 0.2615292510.917.38
2.544 x 0.2620181512.022.79
4.049 x 0.3127119,514,734.80
6.074 x 0.31347.36.416.145.28
10.0126 x 0.31464.43.819.169.80
16.0200 x 0.31622.82.421.396.10
25.0180 x 0.41801.751.526.3147.30
35.0252 x 0.41991.251.131.7213.10


Available in 500 metre drum lengths. Cut lengths are also available on request.

This product is sequentially marked at one metre intervals for your convenience and security.