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TURCK Cable Selection Guide

TURCK 7/20/2018
 
Selection Criteria PVC flexlife TPU flexlife (S90) CPE Rubberflexlife (S600) weldlife (S1587) flexlife-20 TPE (S101) flexlife-20 TPU (S90/S101)
Page Number N9 - N16 N17 - N19 N21 N23 N24 - N25 N20
Ozone and UV resistance Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Temperatures -40° to 105°C -60° to 90°C -50° to 105°C -60° to 105°C -60° to 105°C -60° to 90°C
Cold Bend test -40°C -60°C -55°C -60°C -60°C -60°C
Abrasion & Cut-through resistance Fair Excellent Excellent Good Good Excellent
Flexing (# of cycles) 2 million 2 million 2 million 2 million 20 million+ 20 million+
Tensile strength (psi) 2100 1800 1800 2100 2100 1800
Burn resistance Good Excellent Excellent Good Good Excellent
Oxidation resistance Excellent Excellent Good Excellent Excellent Excellent
Water resistance Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Cost $ $$ $$$ $$ $$ $$
Weld Slag resistance Poor Good Excellent Very Good Very Good Good
Flame Test
UL Test standards Horizontal Vertical Tray Horizontal Horizontal Horizontal Vertical Tray
CSA Test standards FT1 FT4 FT1 FT1 FT1 FT4
Chemical Resistance
Acids Fair/Good Good Excellent Good Good Good
Alkalines Good Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Alcohols Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Excellent Excellent Excellent Poor/Fair
Most Solvents Poor/Fair Poor Good Poor Poor Poor
Oils Good Excellent Excellent Good Excellent Excellent
Gasoline Poor Poor Poor Poor Poor Poor
Greases Good Excellent Excellent Poor Poor Excellent
Available in Cordsets
eurofast x x x x x  
picofast x x   x x x
minifast x x x x x  
microfast x x x x    
multifast x x   x x x
V*fast x x x x    
 
Specialty Cable Selection Guide
 
Selection Criteria Armorfast MC/ITC t ITC/PLTC PVC t ITC/PLTC TPU "Super Cable" S529 XOR
Page Number N9 N9 - N16 N17 - N19 N25 N22
Ozone and UV resistance Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Temperatures -25° to 105°C -25° to 105°C -60° to 105°C -60° to 90°C -50° to 80°C
Cold Bend test -25°C -25°C -60°C -60°C -40°C
Abrasion & Cut-through resistance Fair Fair Excellent Excellent Fair
Flexing (# of cycles) 2 million 2 million 2 million 2 million 2 million
Tensile strength (psi) 2100 2300 1800 2300  
Burn resistance Fair/Good Fair/Good Excellent Excellent Good
Oxidation resistance Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Water resistance Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Cost $ $$ $$ $$ $
Weld Slag resistance Poor Good Good Good Excellent +250°C Short-term
Flame Test
UL Test standards Vertical Tray Vertical Tray Vertical Tray Horizontal N/A
CSA Test standards FT4 FT 4 FT4 FT1 N/A
IEC Test Standards 60332-3 Cat. A 60332-3 Cat. A 60332-3 Cat. A    
IEEE Test Standards 1202 1202 1202    
Chemical Resistance
Acids Fair/Good Fair/Good Good Good Fair/Good
Alkalines Good Good Excellent Excellent Good
Alcohols Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor/Fair
Most Solvents Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor Poor Poor/Fair
Oils Good Good Excellent Excellent Good
Gasoline Poor Poor Poor Poor Poor
Greases Good Good Excellent Excellent Good
Available in Cordsets
eurofast x x x x x
picofast     x    
minifast x x x    
microfast     x    
multifast   x x    
V*fast     x    
 
Shielded Cable Selection Guide
 
Selection Criteria PVC Braided PVC Braided & Foil PVC Foil TPU Braided TPU Braided & Foil TPU Foil
Ozone and UV resistance Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Temperatures -40° to 10S°C -40° to 10S°C -40° to 10S°C -60° to 90°C -60° to 90°C -60° to 90°C
Cold Bend test -40°C -40°C -40°C -60°C -60°C -60°C
Abrasion & Cut-through resistance Fair Fair Fair Excellent Excellent Excellent
Flexing (# of cycles) 2 million 2 million 2 million 2 million 2 million 2 million
Tensile strength (psi) 2100 2100 2100 1800 1800 1800
Burn resistance Fair/Good Fair/Good Fair/Good Good Good Good
Oxidation resistance Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Water resistance Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Cost $ $$ $$ $$$ $$$ $$
Flame Test
UL Test standards Horizontal Horizontal Horizontal Vertical Tray Vertical Tray Vertical Tray
CSA Test standards FT 1 FT 1 FT 1 FT 4 FT 4 FT 4
Chemical Resistance
Acids Fair/Good Fair/Good Fair/Good Good Good Good
Alkalines Good Good Good Excellent Excellent Excellent
Alcohols Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor/Fair
Most Solvents Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor/Fair Poor Poor Poor
Oils Good Good Good Excellent Excellent Excellent
Gasoline Poor Poor Poor Poor Poor Poor
Greases Good Good Good Excellent Excellent Excellent
Available in Cordsets
eurofast x x x x x x
picofast x x     x x
minifast x x   x x x
microfast x x   x x x
multifast x x     x x
V*fast x x     x x