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5320FL - Fire Alarm, #18-2c BC, Shielded, FPLR

Fire Alarm Cable, Riser-FPLR, 2-18 AWG solid bare copper conductors with polypropylene insulation, overall Beldfoil® shield, PVC jacket with ripcord

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Fire Alarm, Monitor/Detection, Circuits: Audio, Control, Initiating, Notification, Noisy Environment

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)218 AWGSolidBC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Conductor(s)PP - Polypropylene0.007 in (0.18 mm)0.055 in (1.4 mm)Black, Red
Outer Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%24 AWG (Solid) TC
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.017 in (0.43 mm)0.147 in (3.73 mm)Yes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.147 in (3.73 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Capacitance Cond-to-Other (Conds + Shield)Max. Current
Conductor(s)6.4 Ohm/1000ft55 pF/ft (180 pF/m)99 pF/ft (320 pF/m)14 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C-20°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
2.20 in (55.9 mm)2.20 in (55.9 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 44.3 lbs (20.1 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 17 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Riser, Indoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL 1666 Riser, IEEE 1202 FT4
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 760, FPLR
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Plenum Number: 6320FL


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.422 Revision Date: 06-30-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorUPC
5320FL D151000Blue612825160335
5320FL D15U1000Blue612825336969
5320FL 003C500Orange612825160366
5320FL 0021000Red612825160359
5320FL 002U1000Red612825336976
5320FL 002U500Red612825160342
5320FL 0071000Violet612825160397
5320FL 0041000Yellow612825160380
5320FL 004C500Yellow612825160373
Date: 2005-04-01
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