ÖLFLEX® ROBUST FD - Halogenfree power and control cable for power chain application in harsh environmental conditions.

  • Extended Line Performance - Long travel lengths or high acceleration.

  • Good weather resistance.

  • Good chemical resistance please see Appendix T1.

  • Product Description
  • Technical data
  • Note


  • Outstanding weather, ozone and UV resistance together with the wide temperature range enable versatile use for indoor and outdoor applications.

  • Resistant to contact with organic oils and the related emulsions as well as a multitude of plant, animal or synthetic-based greases and waxes.

  • Good resistance to ammonia compounds and bio-gases.

  • Good resistance to cold and hot water as well as water-soluble cleaning and cooling agents.

  • Well-suited to steam cleaning.

  • Low particle emission at moved chain application.

Application range

  • In power chains or moving machine parts.

  • Machine tool building, medical technology, laundries, car washing equipment, chemical industry, composting plants, sewage works.

  • Food and beverage industry, especially for production and processing equipment of milk and meat products.

  • For indoor and outdoor use.

Product features

  • Highly resistant to oil and chemicals.

  • Ozone, UV and weather-resistant according to EN 50396 and HD 605 S2.

  • Hydrolysis-resistant to warm and hot water.

  • Good chemical resistance to ester-based hydraulic fluids.

  • Flexible down to -40°C.

Norm references / Approvals

  • Based on VDE 0250 / 0285.

  • Clean room classification for individual items on request.

  • For use in power chains: Please comply with assembly guideline Appendix T3.

Product Make-up

  • Extra-fine wire strand made of bare copper wires (class 6).

  • Core insulation: TPE.

  • Cores twisted in layers in short lay lengths .

  • Non-woven wrapping.

  • Robust outer sheath made of special halogen-free TPE, black (similar RAL 9005).

Technical Information

Classification ETIM 5 ETIM 5.0 Class-ID: EC000104
ETIM 5.0 Class-Description: Control cable
Classification ETIM 6 ETIM 6.0 Class-ID: EC000104
ETIM 6.0 Class-Description: Control cable
Core identification code Black with white numbers acc. to VDE 0293-334
Conductor stranding Extra-fine wire acc. to VDE 0295, class 6/ IEC 60228 class 6
Minimum bending radius Occasional flexing: 10 x outer diameter
Fixed installation: 4 x outer diameter
Nominal voltage HAR U0/U: 300/500 V
Test voltage 4000 V
Protective conductor G = with GN-YE protective conductor
X = without protective conductor.
Temperature range Flexing: -40°C to +80°C
Fixed installation: -50°C to +80°C
Bending cycles & operation parameters See Selection Table A2-1 in the appendix of our online catalogue
  • Unless specified otherwise, the shown product values are nominal values. Detailed values (e.g. tolerances) are available upon request.

  • Copper price basis: EUR 150/100 kg. Refer to catalogue appendix T17 for the definition and calculation of copper-related surcharges.

  • Please find our standard lengths at:

  • Packaging size: coil ≤ 30 kg or ≤ 250 m, otherwise drum.

  • Please specify the preferred type of packaging (e.g. 1 x 500 m drum or 5 x 100 m coils).

  • Photographs and graphics are not to scale and do not represent detailed images of the respective products.