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6201FE - Security & Sound, 3 Conductor 16 AWG BC, Shielded, CMP

Security & Commercial Audio Cable, 3 Conductor 16 AWG stranded (19x29) bare copper conductors with Flamarrest® insulation, Beldfoil® shield, Plenum-CMP, Flamarrest® jacket with ripcord

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Security Systems, Intercom/PA Systems, Sound/Audio Systems, Power Limited Controls

Construction Details

ElementNumber of ElementSizeStrandingMaterial
Conductor(s)316 AWG19x29BC - Bare Copper
ElementMaterialNom. ThicknessColor Code
Conductor(s)PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.009 in (0.23 mm)Black, Red, White
Outer Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%24 AWG (7x32) TC
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. ThicknessNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.015 in (0.38 mm)0.195 in (4.95 mm)Yes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.195 in (4.95 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

ElementNom. Conductor DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-CondNom. Capacitance Cond-to-Other (Conds + Shield)Max. Current
Conductor(s)4 Ohm/1000ft (13 Ohm/km)81.5 pF/ft (267 pF/m)146.7 pF/ft (481.3 pF/m)6.25 Amps per conductor @ 25°C
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMP)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C0°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
2.0 in (51 mm)2.0 in (51 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 116 lbs (52.6 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 36 lbs/1000ft (54 kg/km)

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Plenum, Indoor
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: NFPA 262, UL 910 (Plenum), FT6
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 800, CMP
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMP
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
Non-Plenum Number: 5201FE


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.351 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
6201FE 877500NaturalReel500 ft612825174158
6201FE 8771000NaturalReel1,000 ft612825174172
6201FE 877U1000NaturalUnReel1,000 ft612825427100
6201FE 877Z1000NaturalReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825174189
Date: 2005-04-01
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