Conduit trunking cable acts as the current transmitter within a structure, and is located inside a steel or PVC enclosure called a conduit. Trunking made of galvanised steel or zinc is used around the cables for protection.
Conduit trunking cable is used as a safety measure in hazardous areas where fire, smoke, chemical gas or electrical shortages may damage equipment or machinery.
In an industrial or factory setting, the cable is installed in closed systems or fixed installation circuits. It can also be connected to light fittings and used inside appliances.
Conduit trunking cable come in various specifications, dependent on the conduit material: