BT Industrial-Tec® – Defence Standard Cables
Defence Standard 61-12 Parts 4 & 5
Originally developed for military use, these flexible multi-conductor
cables are now widely used within the industry. They are designed for
high density wiring between and within instruments and electronic
equipment and/or components and especially used in process control
systems, computers, data processors, sound systems and of course in
Defence standard 61-12, part 4 and 5.
Basic Construction of the cables
Wire= Conductor with Insulation.
Conductor: flexible = stranded tinned copper wires.
Insulation: PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride). Good strippable and coloured insulation. The colours are not interchangeable.
Cable core: two or more wires, stranded.