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6320FK - Fire Alarm, #18-2c BC, Shielded, FPLP


Fire Alarm Cable, Plenum-FPLP, 2-18 AWG solid bare copper conductors with FEP insulation, overall Beldfoil® shield, Flamarrest® jacket with ripcord

Product Overview

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

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
18SolidBC - Bare Copper2
Conductor Count: 2
Insulation
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.018 in
Color Chart
NumberColor
1Black
2Red
Outer Shield Material
MaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
Bi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)Beldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper20Solid
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal DiameterNominal Wall ThicknessRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl ChlorideFlamarrest®0.185 in0.015 inYes

Construction and Dimensions

Cabling
Twists
4.8 twist/ft

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
6.4 Ohm/1000ft15.2 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
26 pF/ft46.8 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.19 µH/ft
Current
Max. Recommended Current [A]
8 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: 0°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 21 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 53.2 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.875 in

Standards

NEC Articles: Article 760
NEC/(UL) Compliance: FPLP
Other Compliance: California State Fire Marshall

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: NFPA 262 Plenum Flame Test (UL910)
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorUPC
6320FK 0021000Red612825175698
6320FK 002U1000Red612825175681
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
Z - FINAL PUT-UP MAY VARY (= OR -) 10% FOR SPOOLS OR REELS AND (+ OR -) 5% FOR UNREEL CARTONS FROM LENGTH SHOWN.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.231 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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