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5320FJ - Fire Alarm, #18-2c BC, Shielded, FPL

Fire Alarm Cable, Rated-FPL, 2-18 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

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Pair(s)118 AWGSolidBC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Pair(s)PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.015 in (0.38 mm)0.070 in (1.8 mm)Black & Red
Outer Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%20 AWG (7x28) TC
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.033 in (0.84 mm)0.211 inYes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.211 in

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Capacitance Cond-to-Other (Conds + Shield)Max. Current
Pair(s)6.4 Ohm/1000ft20 pF/ft (66 pF/m)47.5 pF/ft (156 pF/m)5 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.
3.165 in (80.39 mm)3.165 in
Max. Pull Tension: 51.8 lbs (23.5 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 25 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: 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)


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.328 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorUPC
5320FJ 0021000Red612825160328
5320FJ 002U1000Red612825160311
Date: 2004-01-01
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