BS5308 Type 2

  • Armoured screened instrumentation cable
  • -15°C to +65°C
  • 300/500V
  • BS5308 Type 2 instrumentation in blue
    Image: BS5308 Type 2 instrumentation in blue

BS5308 Type 2 is an armoured instrumentation cable, offering a direct burial option where additional industrial protection is required.


  • Flexible (Class 5) or stranded (Class 2)
  • Armoured
  • PVC or LSOH outer sheath
  • +65°C (PVC) or +90°C (LSOH)
  • 300/500V

Performance standards

  • Conductors to BS 6360, EN 60228
  • Insulation to BS 6234, IEC 60227
  • Flame retardant to IEC 60332-3 and BS 5308 Type 2


  • Class 2 or 5 plain annealed copper conductor
  • PE insulation or XLPE for LSZH version
  • Foil screen and tinned copper drain wire
  • PE bedding or LSZH/SWA/PVC or LSZH sheath

Sales at Goldwing

Our sales team has years of technical experience, enabling us to deliver a personal and professional service.

  • No minimum order quantity for our bespoke service
  • Cable cut to your required length
  • Vast stock holdings mean next day delivery

Call our sales team today to discuss your requirements.

01502 713 161