Rail and Rolling Stock

Power Flex Cables offer a complete range of cable solutions for the rail and rolling stock market that meet both local and international standards.

Power Flex Cables are specially designed for operations with constant movement. The cables high degrees of resistance to thermal and mechanical strain, as well as longer than average useful life, are properties that characterise Power Flex Cables standard and special cables.

Power Flex cables have innovative ideas and design, using only quality European made cables, backed with 60 years of experience our technical team have both the knowledge and the experience to supply the correct solutions to your problems. OEM and IEC Certification

Power Flex Cables save you time and money, we make sure that your project is completed to specification, on time and within budget, with our globally competitive pricing.

Product Range

  • Low Voltage Control Cables
  • Jumper Cables
  • HV Connection cables & connectors
  • Silicone Motor Connection Wires
  • Low & High Temperature power cables
  • Single & Multicore Power Cables
  • Multimedia & Data Cables

Cable Properties include

  • halogen-free cables that resist maximum temperatures > 150 degrees
  • resist constant low temperatures down to minus 60 degrees
  • cables that will continue to function reliably for hours in the event of fire
  • cables that are weight and cross-section optimised without restricting functionality
  • cables that withstand extreme, constant mechanical strains

Other Applications & Types

  • Monitoring Systems – Sensor cables
    • Voltage monitoring
    • Speed, acceleration and tilt monitoring
    • Braking systems (e.g., KNORR BREMSE) EN45545-2 HL3
    • Vibration monitoring sensor cable
    • Track condition – Pentograph
    • Sensors for doors, gates
    • Pressure sensors (0-16 Bar, Voltage 4-20mA)
    • Shock sensor cable
  • Hybrid sensor cables
  • Signal transfer to a multi-functional terminal
  • Data cable
    • Cat 5e
    • Cat 6A
    • Cat 7A
  • Control cable with numbered cores
  • Cross linked type
  • Overall Copper Screened Rail Cables
  • Grounding connection
  • Fire resistant power and control cable
  • Highly Flexible switchboard wiring for energy storage systems, test benches, power wiring
  • Tinned Copper Braiding
  • Continuous Flex
  • Halogen Free
  • Flame retardant
  • Bogie cable
  • Rolling stock, door systems
  • High Vibration Cable
  • Radio Communications & TETRA systems
  • Rail diagnostic system
  • Ticket machines
  • Sensors for doors/gates
  • Passenger sliding doors

Design Features

  • High flexibility, class 6 and higher according to IEC 60228
  • PUR
  • Halogen Fee
  • Self-extinguishig
  • Copper rope
  • Oil resistant
  • UV Resistant
  • Heat resistant
  • Ozone resistant cables and wires
  • Supreme weather resistance
  • Chemical protection
  • Mica tape
  • Tinned copper strands of fine wires
  • Coloured sheathing inc. Black (RAL 9005), Slate-gray (RAL 7015), Translucent, Grey (Ral 7000, 7032,), Green (RAL 6018)

Standards & Approvals

  • UN/ECE R118
  • EN 45545-2
  • NF C32-070 C1
  • EN 50306 (Harmonized, specific)
  • EN 45505
  • HL3
  • IEC 60754-1
  • IEC 60754-2 (pH value >4.3, Conductivity<10.0 uS/mm)
  • IEC 60684-2 – Fluoric content<0.1%
  • IEC 61034 (Smoke density)
  • IEC 50305 (Toxicity)
  • EN 50264-1 (Oil & Fuel Resistance)
  • IEC 60332-3-24, IEC 60332-3-25
  • IEC 60332-1-2, Flame retardant & Self-extinguishing

Custom design available

Download Catalogue Cables_for_Railway_Technology https://powerflexcables.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2024/04/Cables_for_Railway_Technology.pdf

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