What is Cable Insulation and Type of Insulation?

My last post was about what are electrical cable and its type? Today I will discuss about cable insulation type. So let’s go. First of all Cable Insulation: The three most common available materials are used as insulation for any kind of power cable Tape insulation such as impregnated paper or varnish paper, Rubber or rubber like Synthetic compound such as Silicone rubber, butyl rubber and oil based rubber. Thermo-plastics such as Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and Cross linked poly ethylene’s (XLPE). Read More …