Color code for power lines VDE 0293 HD 308

The core coding for power cables with number of wires 2-5 was changed over in the European marketing area. The new marking can immediately, the past coding can be used to 01.04.2006.

 

Color code for power lines VDE 0293 HD 308
VersionNumberNEW
DIN VDE 0293-308
fixed and flexible
OLD
DIN VDE 0293
fixed installation
OLD
DIN VDE 0293
stranded wire
with gn/ye
(-J or G)
3 GNYE, BU, BN GNYE, BK, BU GNYE, BN, BU
4 GNYE, BN, BK, GY GNYE, BK, BU, BN GNYE, BK, BU, BN
5 GNYE, BU, BN, BK, GY GNYE, BK, BU, BN, BK GNYE, BK, BU, BN, BK
6 + GNYE, others BK numbered
without gn/ye
(-0 or x)
2 BU, BN BK, BU BN, BU
3 BN, BK, GY BK, BU, BN BK, BU, BN
4 BU, BN, BK, GY BK, BU, BN, BK BK, BU, BN, BK
5 BU, BN, BK, GY, BK BK, BU, BN, BK, BK BK, BU, BN, BK, BK
6 + BK numbered

 

 

Color code acc. to IEC 757
black BK
brown BN
red RD
orange OG
yellow YE
green GN
blue BU
violet VT
grey GY
white WH
pink PK
green-yellow GNYE