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5220UJ - Fire Alarm, #16-2c BC, FPL

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

Product Overview

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

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Pair(s)116 AWGSolidBC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor CodeNotes
Pair(s)PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.015 in (0.38 mm)0.082 in (2.1 mm)Black & RedHDPE
Outer Shield
No Shield
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.033 in (0.84 mm)0.23 inYes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.23 in

Electrical Characteristics

Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondMax. Current
3.9 Ohm/1000ft13 pF/ft (43 pF/m)6.3 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
UL Voltage Rating
300 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C-20°C To +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
1.84 in (46.7 mm)1.84 in
Max. Pull Tension: 62.4 lbs (28.3 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 29 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL1685 UL Loading
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 760, FPL
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Plenum Number: 6220UJ


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.307 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorUPC
5220UJ 0021000Red612825158363
Date: 2004-01-01
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