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FP200 Gold and fire resistant cables from Prysmian Cables UK

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FP200 Gold and fire resistant cables from Prysmian Cables UK

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FP200 Gold and fire resistant cables from Prysmian Cables UK

 

FP100 - Model Specification

Manufacturing expense

The manufacturer shall have at least 10 years experience in the supply of fire resistant cables of similar construction.

Certification

The fire resistant properties of the cable shall be certified by a recognised approval body.

Core Identification

The cables shall be identified by colours.

Insulation

The insulation shall be of a robust cross-linked mineral filled type complying with BS7655 type EI5. The thickness shall comply with BS7211. A mineral ceramic fire resistant tape shall be applied over the conductor to meet the fire resistance test requirements.

Voltage rating

The cables shall be rated at a minimum 450/750V.

General

Single core cables for fire alarm systems, emergency lighting and other essential services required to operate in the event of fire, which are required to be installed in conduit or closed trunking should be of a fire resistant construction complying with the requirements given below, so as to form a fire and mechanical damage resistant system. Where the conduit or trunking is not buried in the structure of the building it should be of metallic construction.

Cables should meet the fire performance requirements of IEC 60331-21, BS 6387 Category CWZ*, EN 50200 PH120*, BS 8434-2 120 minutes, BS EN 60332-1-2, BS EN 61034-2 and produce less than 0.5% acidic gases when tested in accordance with BS EN 50267-2-1.

*When tested in Steel Conduit.
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