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Product information of the BS6491 X


The BS6491 X is a PVC insulated, flame retardant low voltage cable, only for fixed wiring purposes. Used in trunking or conduit, or may be surface mounted when used for earthing.


  • Flexible
  • Flame retardant

Advantages of the BS6491 X


The BS6491 X is a flexible cable, normally, ideal for mobile use. This means that a cable can be used several times and can be applied for temporary purposes. In addition, it is easy to handle and pliant making it easy and compact to store. But this cable is for fixed installations only so its advantage is for small-spaced fixed installations as smaller bends can be made. Due to the flexibility of the cable, it is easier and faster to install, which saves more time and reduces costs.

Flame retardant

Cables used to be responsible for spreading fire. The BS6491 X is flame retardant. This means that this cable is designed in a way that it will not spread fire. Cables with these advantages are often used in buildings and at locations where people live, work and travel / move.

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