2.5mm 3 Core SWA Cable Per Metre

2.5mm 3 Core SWA Cable Per Metre

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Per Metre

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

SWA Cable 3 Core 2.5mm Per Metre – A type of electrical cable used to supply mains voltage electricity for a variety of uses and is protected by the steel wire armour below the sheath. As this cable is armoured, you can use it for underground installations as well as attaching it to structures or buildings using CC6 Cable Cleats. Please note that you’ll need CW20S glands for outdoor use and BW20S glands for indoor use.

Uses for this armoured cable include the following;

  • Garden Lighting
  • Factory Lighting
  • LED Garden Lighting
  • Electric Gates
  • Security Lighting

If you need to asses what size cable it is you require, please follow this link for our Armoured 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 SWA Cable 3 Core 2.5mm Per Metre

  • Overall Diameter: 14.1mm
  • Current rating: 31 Amp
  • 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
  • Standard: BS5467: Electric cables.
  • Designed for use in mains supply electricity

This SWA Cable 3 Core is also available in SWA Cable 3 Core 4mm if you need more current capacity from your cable.

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.]

Looking to attach this cable to cable tray or structures? We also stock and supply a range of Cable Ties to suit any cable size. Ordinarily you’d use the CT4B Cable Ties for this size of cable.

Export Information

Whilst we can’t offer shipping outside of the UK, we can ship to a freight forwarder based in the UK. Alternatively, you are able to arrange collection from us in the UK if you have your own couriers. If you’d like further information, please send an email enquiry to sales@quickbit.co.uk and we’ll be happy to help!

** EVAL; 03/04/24 **

Cable Type

SWA Armoured Cable

Core size in mm²


Number of cores

3 Core

Core Colours

Three Phase

We dispatch parcels on a daily basis, Monday to Friday 8AM to 5PM. All our parcels are dispatched via an express delivery option, which is a 1-2 working day service.

Customer satisfaction is key, which is why we’re happy to accept returns when the order is incorrect or damaged. Customers are able to return anything they order (if ordered by mistake or unwanted) however they are liable for covering the return postage. (Restocking fees may apply if you’re returning an order sent direct to you from our suppliers; please see our ‘Refunds and Returns Policy’ page at the bottom of our website for further information)

For further information or assistance regarding returns, please contact our sales team on 01244 288138 or alternatively, email us at sales@quickbit.co.uk.