This cable calculator is to be used as a guide only; the cable sizes are worked out using information given from your input, accurate values are essential to give you the correct cable size. The user is to ensure the type of cable is suited to environment and conditions the cable will be exposed to.
This cable calculator is set for Installation method C (Clipped Direct), for cable types BS5467 and BS6724 SWA (Steel wire armoured cable) and is based on the voltage drop selected at 230V single phase and 400V three phase.
If you need any further help with sizing your cable please call one of our team on 01244 288138
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Quickbit Ltd. is a leading discount electrical wholesaler and supplier of electrical solutions. Open to trade and public 6 days a week and always helpful on the telephone, via email, and in store. Upgrading your domestic lighting, installing power to a shed or garage, or even a contractor looking to build a business relationship, Quickbit is the supplier for you.
We assist our customers in the best way we can, finding exactly what they need, and even providing expert opinions from experienced electrician's in store. Whether you're looking for the correct armoured cable or just finding the perfect downlights, we can guide you to the right decision efficiently and effortlessly.
Quality service must be accompanied with quality products, which is why we only stock and sell trusted ranges from our favourite suppliers. Bargain prices for high quality products is something you cannot argue with, so why not shop with us today?
Call our sales hotline on 01244 288 138 and our team will help to the best of their ability.
Contactum are a group supplier of electrical wiring accessories such as sockets and switches, and circuit protection products such as circuit breakers, isolators and enclosures.
A large range of products are available, including both traditional moulded products, as well as metal products, all available in a variety of colours and styles to suit a range of environments. Also available are weatherproof accessories, such as sockets and switches suitable for outdoor environments. All are designed with a modern look, able to suit any contemporary environment.
Kosnic are a large, established brand that supplies a large range of LED lighting solutions, luminaires and lamps. As they are specialists in the LED sector of electrical products, all Kosnic products are cost-effective & environmentally-conscious.
A large range of lamps and lighting solutions are available to suit any customer requirement. All LED products are reliable and of great quality, ensuring an easy and smooth transition from your regular halogen and fluorescent products. They are also fully compatible with most GU10 based fittings, as well as the LED tubes being compatible with any standard fluorescent fitting.
Scruffs are a large, multi-national supplier of work wear and PPE for any tradesmen covering a variety of different industries and businesses. All Scruffs clothing is of very good quality, as to be suitable for day to day wear and tear in possibly adverse weather conditions. Products supplied by Scruffs include work boots, trousers, shirts and jackets as well as gloves, safety hats and glasses, plus many more.
Carlo Gavazzi are a multi-national corporation who are involved in the design, manufacturing and distribution of electronic goods, specialising in control and automation products.
Carlo Gavazzi products are often for very specific uses, including parts for production lines and industrial businesses, agricultural equipment, and many more.
Products are marketed globally, therefore are obtainable in a number of different countries and regions.
A leader in the cable management sector, Hellermann Tyton supply a variety of products to protect, fasten, tighten and secure cables and any connecting components.
An example of the products that Hellermann Tyton provide would be the large size range of cable ties that are available, insulated and non-insulated cable lugs, insulation/electrical tape plus many more.
Dimplex are a large corporation that specialises in supplying products to suit a wide range of installations and customer needs. All products are of exceptional quality and are extremely reliable, whilst also having contemporary designs to match modern homes and businesses.
Products that Dimplex supply include heaters and fireplaces, de-humidifiers, fan heaters, heated towel rails for bathrooms and steam rooms, plus water heating alternatives.
Here at Quickbit, we use both SagePay & PayPal as viable payment methods, as to suit any customer requirement. SagePay is a fast, simple and reliable way of making transactions online. The system has a number of security processes in place to prevent fraudulent transactions being made. It is also very simple to make payments; just enter your personal details and card details, and you’re all set.
PayPal is used globally through various different mediums, and we are proud to be one among many websites to use this as a payment method. Simply type in your PayPal username and password and confirm the payment to purchase any items in your basket. If you have any payment related issues, please call us on 01244 288138, as we are always happy to help with any queries you may have.
Orders placed before 2PM are ordinarily despatched on the same day. Next day delivery is available on orders that exceed £100 excluding VAT. Any orders under that amount incur a delivery charge of £5.95. This charge is for mainland UK only. For any orders in the Highlands (Scotland) or in Northern Ireland, please call prior to placing your order and we’ll be happy to organise your delivery for you. Please be aware that in some cases when delivering to remote locations, extra delivery charges may be incurred.
Our returns policy states that if you would like to return your order for any reason (unwanted, damaged or faulty items), please click here to access the returns page. From here, please complete the form so that we can send you an RMA number, which you then need to attach to the returned goods. Unwanted goods are subject to a delivery charge, whereas items that are damaged, faulty or for any reason that may be our fault, we will arrange to have the parcel picked up.
If you have any queries regarding our delivery options or returns, please feel free to give our sales team a call on 01244 288138, who will be happy to help.