50mm x 5 Core SWA Cable Per Metre

  • Current Rating: 187 Amps
  • Overall Diameter: 40.4mm
  • Galvanised Steel Wire Armour
  • PVC Outer Sheathing

Per Metre

This product is sold by the length. Simply select the number of metres you'd like to purchase.

50mm x 5 Core SWA Cable Per Metre – Three phase electrical cable used to carrying power to three phase machinery and equipment. As this cable is armoured, you can use it for underground installations as well as attaching it to structures or buildings using CC16 Cable Cleats. Please note that you’ll need CW50 glands for outdoor use and BW50 glands for indoor use.

Uses for this armoured cable include the following;

  • Industrial Welding Equipment
  • Control Installations
  • Warehouses
  • Suspended on Cable Tray in Factories

If you need to asses what size cable it is you require, please follow this link for our SWA Cable Calculator.

PLEASE NOTE; this is an approximation, if you don’t know what cable size it is you require, please contact a qualified electrician so they can confirm.

Specifications for 50mm x 5 Core SWA Cable Per Metre

  • Overall Diameter: 40.4mm
  • Current rating: 187 Amps (clipped direct)
  • Conductors: Stranded Copper
  • Insulation: XLPE
  • Core identification: Brown, Black & Grey
  • Bedding: PVC
  • Armour/Protection: SWA (Steel wire armour)
  • Sheath/Jacket: PVC
  • Colour: Black
  • Voltage: 600/1000v
  • Operating temperature: Maximum 90°C, minimum bending 0°C
  • British Standard: BS5467
  • Designed for use in mains supply electricity

Further Information

Fast, free delivery to mainland UK addresses (excluding highlands & islands) is available for as little as £5.99 plus VAT, however delivery is free on orders over £100 excluding VAT. If you require delivery notifications via text or email, please remember to include your mobile number and email address in the order.

Additional information

Weight 3.2000 kg

Designed for use in mains supply electricity. These cables are provided with mechanical protection are therefore suitable for external use and direct burial.

Armour / Protection

SWA (Single wire armour)


PVC (Polyvinyl-Chloride)

BS Number





Plain annealed stranded copper

Core identification

5 core (Brown, Black, Grey, Blue and green / yellow)


SWA Cable 5 Core 50mm
We sell a large range of SWA Cable 5 Core 50mm, so if cannot find the SWA Cable 5 Core 50mm you require, please contact our Sales Team on 01244 288138 for further information and assistance. SWAcable.net are based on the Deeside Industrial Estate near Chester, so if you'd prefer to pick up your SWA Cable 5 Core 50mm as opposed to having it delivered, please feel free to do so. SWA Cable 5 Core 50mm at the best prices online, cut to length with fast, free delivery on orders over £100.00.SWA Cable 5 Core 50mm or Armoured XLPE mains cable to British Standard BS5467 suitable for power networks
SWA cable 5 core 50mm specification as follows ;


XLPE (Cross linked polyethylene)

Operating temperature

Maximum 90C, minimum bending 0C

Product Code

6945X SWA Cable 5 core 50mm

Sheath / Jacket

PVC (Polyvinyl-Chloride)

Number of cores / size of cable

SWA Cable 5 core 50mm

Sort Code



BS5467: Electric cables. Thermosetting insulated, armoured cables for voltages of 600/1000V and 1900/3300V


600 / 1000V