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5320UJ - Fire Alarm, #18-2c BC, FPL

Fire Alarm Cable, Rated-FPL, 2-18 AWG solid bare copper conductors with foam polyethylene insulation, PVC jacket with ripcord

Product Overview

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

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementAWGStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)218SolidBC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialThicknessColor CodeNotes
Conductor(s)PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.015 inBlack, RedHDPE
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.033 in0.206 inYes
Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.206 in

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondMax. Current
Conductor(s)6.4 Ohm/1000ft13 pF/ft5 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (FPL)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL RatingOperating
75°C-20°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
2 in2.1 in
Max. Pull Tension: 39 lbs
Bulk Cable Weight: 20 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor
Flammability / Fire Resistance: UL1685 (UL Loading)
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 760, FPL
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark
Plenum Number: 6320UJ


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.268 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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