Polyvinyl chloride compound (PVC) with its inherit characterstic of toughness and flexibility over a wide temperature range is used in the manufacture of cables. PVC cables are largely used for industrial type application. They are simple to terminate & joint, handle and have significant record of trouble-free service.
All the cables design described comply to BS 6346: "PVC insulated cable for electricity Supply" which specifies requirement for cable for operation at voltages upto and including 3300 volts. It includes armoured as well as unarmoured cables.