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Two-core and earth , flat cable

Two-core and earth , flat cable

Two-core and earth , flat cable

Hi hope you can help.

I can not find in the AS/NZS 3000 wiring rules, if Two-core and earth flat cable is required to be mechanically protected.

The contractors have used this cable between the 415V AC board and 240VAC socket outlets & Sump.

I would of thought that this cable would require some form of mechanical protection.

Your Thoughts

Thanks Craig

RE: Two-core and earth , flat cable

Have a look at appendix H.

Depending on the site (i.e. mine etc), the governing body may have blanket rules (generally all cables must be protected).


RE: Two-core and earth , flat cable

Many manufacturer data sheets will have the proviso "for use [...] where not subject to mechanical damage". I'm not sure whether this is text from a standard, or just good sense.

RE: Two-core and earth , flat cable

Thanks for the help

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