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6504FE - Security & Alarm Cable, Plenum-CMP, 6-22 AWG stranded bare copper conductors with Flamarrest® insulation, Beldfoil® shield and Flamarrest® jacket with ripcord

Security & Sound Cable, Plenum-CMP, 6-22 AWG stranded bare copper conductors with Flamarrest® insulation, Beldfoil® shield and Flamarrest® jacket with ripcord

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Security System, Intercom/PA, Audio/Speaker, Power-Limited Controls, Noisy Environment

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

ElementAWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
Conductor(s)227x30BC - Bare Copper6
Conductor Count: 6
ElementMaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Wall Thickness
Conductor(s)PVC-LS - Polyvinyl Chloride (Low Smoke)Flamarrest®0.009 in
Color Chart
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
TapeAlum / PolyBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper247x32
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal DiameterNominal Wall ThicknessRipcord
PVC-LS - Polyvinyl Chloride (Low Smoke)Flamarrest®0.175 in0.015 inYes

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
16.2 Ohm/1000ft15.3 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to Shield
33 pF/ft59 pF/ft
ElementMax. Recommended Current [A]
10C Temperature RisePer conductor @ 25°C ambient: 2 A
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: 24.4 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 60.1 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.8 in


NEC Articles: 800
NEC/(UL) Specification: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMP
CPR Euroclass: Eca

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
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 2015/863/EU: Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT6
UL Flammability: NFPA 262
ISO/IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Non-Plenum Number: 5504FE
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
6504FE 877U250NaturalUnReel250 ft612825177852
6504FE 877500NaturalReel500 ft612825177883
6504FE 877C500NaturalCoil500 ft612825177838
6504FE 877U500NaturalUnReel500 ft612825177869
6504FE 877Z500NaturalReelTuff Box500 ft
6504FE 8771000NaturalReel1,000 ft612825177876
6504FE 877U1000NaturalUnReel1,000 ft612825177845
6504FE 877Z1000NaturalReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825423829
6504FE 0031000OrangeReel1,000 ft612825350729
6504FE 003U1000OrangeUnReel1,000 ft612825350736
6504FE 003Z1000OrangeReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825423805
6504FE 0071000VioletReel1,000 ft612825177821
6504FE 0041000YellowReel1,000 ft612825177814
6504FE 004U1000YellowUnReel1,000 ft612825177807
6504FE 004Z1000YellowReelTuff Box1,000 ft612825423812
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.209 Revision Date: 05-11-2020
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