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5520FE - Security & Sound, 2 Conductor 22 AWG BC, Shielded, Riser

Security & Commercial Audio Cable, 2 Conductor 22 AWG solid bare copper conductors with polyolefin insulation, Beldfoil® shield, Riser, PVC jacket with ripcord.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Intercom/PA Systems, Sound/Audio Systems

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)222 AWGSolidBC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Conductor(s)PP - Polypropylene0.007 in (0.18 mm)0.040 in (1.0 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)0.118 inYes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.118 in

Electrical Characteristics

Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Capacitance Cond-to-Other (Conds + Shield)Max. Current
18.4 Ohm/1000ft34 pF/ft (110 pF/m)62 pF/ft (200 pF/m)2.8 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.
1.18 in (30.0 mm)1.18 in
Max. Pull Tension: 20.7 lbs (9.39 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 9 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Riser, Indoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL1666 Riser, FT4
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 800, CMR
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMG
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: 6520FE


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.370 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
5520FE 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825164005
5520FE 008C1000GrayCoil1,000 ft612825164012
5520FE 008U1000GrayUnReel1,000 ft612825426103
5520FE 008Z1000GrayReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825164074
Date: 2005-04-01
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