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5220FJ - Fire Alarm, #16-2c BC, Shielded, FPL


Fire Alarm Cable, Rated-FPL, 2-16 AWG solid bare copper conductors with foam polyolefin insulation, overall Beldfoil® shield, PVC jacket with ripcord

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Fire Alarm, Addressable Systems, Circuits: Audio, Control, Initiating, Notification, Noisy Environment

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
16SolidBC - Bare Copper2
Conductor Count: 2
Insulation
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Wall Thickness
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)Datalene®0.015 in
Color Chart
NumberColor
1Black
2Red
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeAlum / PolyBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper20Solid
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall ThicknessRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.235 in0.033 inYes

Construction and Dimensions

Cabling
Twists
5.3 twist/ft

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
3.9 Ohm/1000ft15.25 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
31.5 pF/ft56.5 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.17 µH/ft
Current
Max. Recommended Current [A]
6.3 Amps per conductor @ 25°C A
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 28.9 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 76.4 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.25 in

Standards

NEC Articles: 760
NEC/(UL) Specification: FPL

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 6220FJ

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorUPC
5220FJ 0021000Red612825158288
5220FJ 002500Red612825158295
5220FJ 002U1000Red612825158271

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.235 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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