Draka Firetuf FT30 Cable – Pliable ‘Standard’ Fire Resisting Cables BS7629-1

Draka Firetuf FT30 Cable - Pliable ‘Standard’ Fire Resisting Cables BS7629-1

Draka Firetuf FT30 – Fire Resistant Cables.

Draka FT30 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 FT30 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 FT30 Cable

Cable Construction

Physical Characteristics

  • Manufacturing Standard: BS7629-1
  • Cable Conductors: Solid (Class 1) or stranded (Class 2) plain annealed copper to BS EN 60228
  • Cable Conductors (Earth): Solid or stranded tinned annealed copper wire (Class 1 or Class 2) to BS EN 60228
  • Insulation: Silicone rubber
  • Electrostatic Screen: Aluminium/polyester laminated tape
  • Cable Sheath: Thermoplastic zero halogen, low smoke (0HLS®)

Fire Resistant Cable Standards

  • Circuit integrity: BS 5266-1:2011 Clause 8.2.2 (a) Standard, BS 5839-1:2013 Clause 26.2 (d) Standard, BS 6387 C, W & Z, BS EN 50200 PH30, PH60, PH120 and Annex E
  • Flame propagation: BS EN 60332-1-2. BS EN 60332-3-24, BS EN 60332-3-25
  • 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 FT30 Cable – Pliable ‘Standard’ Fire Resisting 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 FTES2EH
1.5 1 1.5 12.1 7.7 110 95 150
2.5 1 2.5 7.4 8.9 155 100 165
4 2 4 4.6 10.7 220 125 205
Three Core FTES3EH
1.5 1 1.5 12.1 8.1 130 95 150
2.5 1 2.5 7.4 9.7 190 100 165
4 2 4 4.6 11.6 270 125 205
Four Core FTES4EH
1.5 1 1.5 12.1 9.1 155 95 150
2.5 1 2.5 7.4 10.9 230 100 165
4 2 4 4.6 13.0 330 125 205
Prysmian Draka Cables

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

Cable accessories to suit Draka Firetuf FT30 Cable and fire resistant cables:

Fire Resistant Cable Glands

Fire Resistant Cable Cleats

Fire Resistant Cable Glands Cleats