Armoured Standard Fire Safety Cable

Fire alarm cable, 300/500V, with steel wire braiding

halogen-free, with improved fire characteristics,
with reference to BS 7629-1

Conductor: solid or stranded
2  Insulation: fire resistant special compound
Drain wire: tinned copper
Inner covering: glass fibre tape
Shielding: Alu-laminated tape
6  Inner sheath: Polyolefin compound
Armouring: galvanised steel wire band


Armoured cable for fire alarm systems and emergency lighting for permament installation in buildings.
Permitted operating temperature at conductor of +90˚C.
ConductorBare copper, solid or stranded in accordance with IEC 60228 and EN 60228
InsulationSpecial compound, BS EN 50363-5
Core colours2 cores + earth: brown, blue
 3 cores + earth: brown, black, grey
 4 cores + earth: brown, black, grey, blue
Inner coveringGlass fibre tape
ShieldingAl-laminated tape and tinned copper drain wire, IEC 60228 class 1or 2, EN 60228
Inner sheathPolyolefin compound
ArmouringGSWB, galvanised steel wire braid
Outer sheathPolyolefin compound, BS 7655 “LTS3”
Sheath colourRed (white or black on request)
Nominal voltage300/500V
Test voltage2000V, 50Hz
Minimum bending radiusduring and permanent installation 6 x D (D = outer diameter) 
Operating temperaturepermanent installation -15°C to +90°C
 during installation-5°C to +50°C
Additional dimensions available on request.

Zero halogen, no corrosive gases

IEC 60754-1/-2, EN 60754-1/-2, VDE 0482-754-1/-2, AREI-RGIE Art.104-SA

Flame propagation

IEC 60332-1-2, EN 60332-1-2, VDE 0482-332-1-2, AREI-RGIE Art.104-F1

Flame spread

IEC 60332-3-22/-24 Cat. A/C, EN 60332-3-22/-24 Cat. A/C, VDE 0482-332-3-22/-24 Cat. A/C, AREI-RGIE Art.104-F2

Smoke density

IEC 61034-1/-2, EN 61034-1/-2, VDE 0482-1034-1/-2, AREI-RGIE Art.104-SD

Circuit Integrity (FE180)

IEC 60331-11/-21 (180 minutes), VDE 0472 part 814 (FE180), BS 6387 (cat. CWZ), BS EN 50200 Annex E (30 minutes), BS EN 50200 (PH120), IEC 60331-2 (120 minutes), VDE 0482-200, AREI-RGIE Art.104-FR1


Product Datasheet


Article No.ProductNumber of CoresDiameter [mm²]Sheath colourSheath Ø [mm]Weight [kg/km]Cu rate [kg/km]Fire load [kWh/m]
184580Armoured Standard Fire Safety Cable21.5red11.5184480.40

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