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RS PRO Platinum Resistance Thermometer Extension Cable 5m

Introducing the range of RS PRO Platinum Resistance thermometer extension cables, ideal for use as a general-purpose extension wire and can be used to extend 2, 3 or 4 wire RTD configurations. The material of this extension cable offers high flexibility and is waterproof.
Most commonly used with the Pt100Ω thermometers but also suitable with other types such as Pt130, Pt500 & Pt1000Ω.
This extension cable has 4 cores and is PVC insulated with 70.2mm tin plated copper conductors. The cores are twisted with polyester tape and nylon cord followed by a tin plated copper overbraid screen with a PVC insulated outer jacket. The PVC material of the jacket offers heat resistance to 105°C.

The cores are colour coded with 2 x Red and 2 x White with a black outer jacket and are supplied in 5, 10, 25 and 50 metre reel lengths.

Features and Benefits

• This RS PRO cable has PVC insulation and is for extending Platinum Resistance Thermometers
• This type of extension cable has an excellent temperature range, from –10°C to +105°C
• Can be used with 2,3 or 4 wire RTD configurations
• Versatile and can be used with many types of thermometres such as Pt100Ω Pt130, Pt500 & Pt1000Ω
• This makes for a great general purpose cable as it is highly flexible and waterproof as well
• Braided screen with PVC insulated outer jacket gives this type of cable an extra layer of protection making the cable durable and reliable


Thermometers are used in a variety of workplaces and also for home uses as well. This type of cable can add additional flexibility and versatility to a platinum resistance thermometer and are offered in a range of different lengths, 5, 10, 25 and 50 metres to suit any combination and application they are needed for. Thermometer extension cables can often be found in:

Scientific Labratories
Thermostats in homes and offices
Manufacturing, engineering and production environments

Product codes for other lengths

• 10m - 4929753
• 25m - 2904954
• 50m - 6118129


RS PRO is our own brand range and brings you a wide range of high-quality, great value products offering you more choice. Trusted by engineers all over the world, every part of every RS PRO product has been rigorously tested against demanding industry standards; they’re only given the RS PRO seal of approval if we’re confident of their exceptional quality, which means you can be confident too.

Attribute Value
Cable Length 5m
Jacket Material PVC
Operating Temperature Range -10°C +105°C
22 In stock - FREE next working day delivery available
Price Each
£ 9.84
(exc. VAT)
£ 11.81
(inc. VAT)
Per unit
1 +
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