Draka Firetuf FT120 Cable – Enhanced Fire Resistant Cables

Draka Firetuf FT120 Cable - Enhanced Fire Resistant Cables

Draka Firetuf FT120 – Enhanced Fire Resistant Cables.

Draka FT120 is a Halogen Free, Low Smoke (0HLS) Flame Retardant cable that provides superior fire resistance and circuit integrity. Designed and manufactured to BS7629-1, Draka FT120 is manufactured in the UK with optimised ease of installation characteristics and meets the cable standard category of BS5839-1,6,8 & 9 and BS5266-1.

Draka Firetuf FT120 Cable

Cable Construction

Physical Characteristics

  • Manufacturing Standard: BS7629-1
  • Cable Conductors: Solid (Class 1) or stranded (Class 2) plain annealed copper
  • Insulation: Enhanced silicone rubber
  • Electrostatic Screen: Enhanced aluminium/polyester laminated tape
  • Binder: Enhanced close weave glass tape
  • Cable Sheath: Enhanced, thermoplastic zero halogen, low smoke (0HLS®) compound

Fire Resistant Cable Standards

  • Circuit integrity: BS 5266-1:2011 Clause 8.2.2 (b) Enhanced, BS 5839-1:2013 Clause 26.2 (e) Enhanced, BS 6387 C, W & Z, BS 8434-2:2003+A2:2009, BS EN 50200 PH120
  • Flame propagation: BS EN 60332-1-2. BS EN 60332-3-24
  • Acid gas emission: BS EN 50267-2-1
  • Smoke emission: BS EN 61034-2
BS7629-1

Fire resistant electric cables – specification for low voltage fire resistant, screened, fixed installation cables having low emission of smoke and corrosive gases when affected by fire.

Draka Fire Resistant Cables

Firetuf Fire Resistant Cables – powering critical safety systems including fire alarms, lighting, emergency lighting, PA systems and CCTV.

Draka Firetuf FT120 Cable – Enhanced Fire Resistant Cables Range

Nominal Area of Conductor (sqmm) Conductor Class Nominal Area of CPC (sqmm) Maximum Conductor Resistance at 20ºC (Ω/km) Approx Overall Diameter (mm) Approx Cable Weight (kg/km) Approx Capacitance Values
Core-Core (nF/km) Core-Screen (nF/km)
Two Core FTPLS2EH
1.5 1 1.5 12.1 8.9 125 95 150
2.5 1 2.5 7.4 10.4 185 100 165
4 2 4 4.6 12.2 255 125 205
Three Core FTPLS3EH
1.5 1 1.5 12.1 9.2 145 95 150
2.5 1 2.5 7.4 11.0 215 100 165
4 2 4 4.6 13.1 305 125 205
Four Core FTPLS4EH
1.5 1 1.5 12.1 10.1 170 95 150
2.5 1 2.5 7.4 12.0 255 100 165
4 2 4 4.6 14.1 360 125 205
Prysmian Draka Cables

Draka is a Prysmian brand – see also Low Smoke Zero Halogen and Offshore & Marine Cables.

Cable accessories to suit Draka Firetuf FT120 Cable and fire resistant cables:

Fire Resistant Cable Glands

Fire Resistant Cable Cleats

Fire Resistant Cable Glands Cleats