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Index

  1. Communication Cable
    1. HW353 Telephone Cable Filled, Direct Burial, Rodent Resistant
    2. HW354 Telephone Cable Filled, Double Jacketed, Direct Burial
    3. HW355 Telephone Cable Filled, Direct Burial
  2. Communication Thermostat & Category Cable
    1. Communication & Category Cables Category 3, Article 800
    2. Communication & Category Cables Category 5, Article 800
    3. Communication & Category Cables Category 6, Article 800
    4. HW353 Telephone Cable Filled, Direct Burial, Rodent Resistant
    5. HW354 Telephone Cable Filled, Double Jacketed, Direct Burial
    6. Telephone Cable
    7. Telephone Cable Self-Supporting, PE-38
    8. Thermostat Wire PVC
  3. Filled, Direct Burial, Telephone Cable
    1. Telephone Cable Filled, Direct Burial PE-39
  4. Fire Alarm Cable
    1. Mid-Cap, Multi-Conductor, O/A Shield, NEC Type FPL
    2. Mid-Cap, Multi-Conductor, O/A Shield, NEC Type FPLP
    3. Mid-Cap, Multi-Conductor, Unshielded, NEC Type FPL
    4. Multi-Conductor, O/A Shield, NEC Type FPLP
    5. Multi-Conductor, O/A Shield, NEC Type FPLR
    6. Multi-Conductor, Unshielded, NEC Type FPLP
    7. Multi-Conductor, Unshielded, NEC Type FPLR
    8. Plenum Solid Unshielded - Power Limited Fire Protective 12-18 AWG
    9. Plenum Solid Unshielded Power Limited Fire Protective Fluorocopolymer Insulation (Solid) Bare Copper 12-18 AWG
    10. Plenum Solid Foil Shielded FPLP. Easy To Strip, Extra Flexible, Budget Saver 12-18 AWG
    11. Plenum Solid Foil Shielded Power Limited Fire Protective Cable 12-18 AWG Solid Bare Copper
    12. Plenum Solid Foil Shielded Power Limited Fire Protective Cable Data Grade Low Capacitance 12-18 AWG Solid Bare Copper
    13. Plenum Solid Foil Shielded Power Limited Fire Protective Cable Fluorocopolymer Insulation
    14. Plenum Solid Unshielded Solid. (UL) FPLP. Easy To Strip, Extra Flexible, Budget Saver 12-18 AWG
    15. Plenum (UL) FPLP Unshielded Power Limited Fire Protective Cable Data Grade Low Capacitance 12-18 AWG
  5. Shielded
    1. HW401 Sound & Security Cable Multi-Conductor
    2. HW403 Sound & Security Cable Multi-Pair
    3. HW404 Sound & Security Cable Multi-Pair
    4. HW406 Sound & Security Cable Multi-Conductor
    5. HW407 Sound & Security Cable Multi-Pair
    6. HW408 Sound & Security Cable Multi-Pair
    7. Plenum Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P / CMP Shielded 12-22 AWG
    8. Plenum Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P / CMP Shielded 14-16 AWG
    9. Plenum Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P / CMP Shielded 22-24 AWG
    10. Plenum Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P Shielded 10-12 AWG
    11. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Foil Shielded Multi-Pairs (UL) Solid 22 AWG Tinned
    12. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Individual Shielded 14-18 AWG
    13. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Shielded
    14. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Shielded 18-20 AWG
  6. Unshielded
    1. HW400 Sound & Security Cable Multi-Conductor
    2. HW402 Sound & Security Cable Multi-Pair
    3. HW405 Sound & Security Cable Multi-Conductor
    4. Plenum Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded 14-16 AWG
    5. Plenum Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded 22-24 AWG
    6. Plenum Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded 18-20 AWG
    7. Plenum Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P Unshielded 10-12 AWG
    8. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded Pairs 16-22 AWG
    9. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded
    10. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded 14-16 AWG
    11. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded 14-16 AWG
    12. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded 18-20 AWG
    13. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded 22-24 AWG
    14. Plenum Multi-Pair (UL) CL2P/CMP Unshielded 20-24 AWG
  7. Coaxial Cable Article 820, PVC
  8. Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P / CMP Foil + Braid Shield - 16 - 18 AWG
  9. Multi-Conductor (UL) CL2P / CMP Foil + Braid Shield - 20-24 AWG
  10. Speaker Wire/Zip Cord Article 725, 800 PVC

Security, Fire Alarms, Coax and Communication Cables

There is a codependence in functionality and use of the Security, Fire Alarms, Coax and Communication cables in the wider technological field. All these cables play an essential role in the life of any technological system. For the very pivotal role they play, these cables are designed with utmost versatility and comprehensiveness such as to serve without causing any havoc or alarm in the systems they are installed at. Security and communication form the day-to-day operations of man hence they must be taken with a level of seriousness deserving.

Security systems definitely require cables which are designed to protect systems from any cause of alarm. These cables must be able to withstand any mechanical hitches, smoke, water and fire. The users also need absolute protection from electrocution so to say. That therefore means that its insulation system must be robust and well designed to achieve the required security features. Fire Alarms, Coax and Communication cables must not be exempted when it comes to these feature designs, they too subscribe to high versatility and robustness which are the general hallmark for Nassau electrical products.

Security, Fire Alarms, Coax and Communication cables at Nassau are available in varied sizes and designs. These types of cables have different construction features with appropriate them for the specific purposes, applications and environment they are designed for. Fire alarm/ security cable generally comes with an easy to pull box. The wire comes with a wide range of sizes (American Wire Gauge) which are always rated on its outer jacket.

In this post, I provide you with necessary information as to regards the importance features, construction design, applicability and how to use these cables. I will not stop there because I feel it an obligation on me to direct you to the very place you can get these products. Generally, all these top notch cables and cable accessories are found at Nassau electrical, a leading cables and cable accessories dealer based in USA.

Fire Alarm/Security Cable
Fundamentally, Fire Alarm/Security cable is meant for limited fire circuits. However, it is also used in the wiring security systems. It is designed to meet the characteristic requirements defined under UL 1424. The installation of fire alarm system in a premise calls for a lot of attention, that is to say, you need a solid wiring that will efficiently work for you and this is where Fire Alarm Cable comes in handy. There are a wide variety of these cables, Nassau offers both the shielded and unshielded types. Here I outline for you the variance with their construction features and applications:

1.Fire Alarm Cable Mid-Cap, Multi-Conductor, O/A Shield, NEC Type FPL
This is an excellent security cable which is designed for fire alarm systems. The cable’s applications are not limited to fire alarms alone but also used in smoke alarms, burglars alarms or any related systems. Due to the nature of the environment of these applications, the cable is designed with a smoke or flame proof PVC Jacket.

With a wide range of sizes, it is possible to get these cables with sizes from 18 AWG to 12 AWG. These ranges help you meet all your cable desires. The cable conductor is copper material which is a leading electrical conductor. It is possible to find some of these wires in solid copper or stranded, which is made dependent on the system you want to use them for.

The Fire Alarm Cable Mid-Cap, is a multi-conductor cable which serves you well. It has a robust shield necessary for guarding the integrity of its features. This cable is definitely perfect for in-wall applications since it offers mid-cap, multi-conductor and O/A Shield.

2.Fire Alarm Cable Mid-Cap, Multi-Conductor, O/A Shield, NEC Type FPLP
In the modern day life, there are a lot of things that cause insecurity to a household, business premises or institutions. But the leading threat is fire outbreaks which may become uncontrollable at time and also the breaking of thieves. This is another excellent cable for use in the alarm systems like when you want to set up an effective burglar alarms and fire alarms. Fire Alarm Cable Mid-Cap, Multi-Conductor, O/A Shield, NEC Type FLPL is good for you. It is a multi-conductor that can be well used for in-wall installation and also in the fire protecting circuits.

It is a 300 volts cable which is designed in compliance with the specifications of NEC. Besides being a Type FPLP cable, it has a shield which helps it in preserving the integrity of the cable features. The cable is constructed from copper conductor which is a very good electrical conductor. It is a 300 voltage rating cable which means it is to be used for low voltage consuming loads.

You can use this cable in the wiring and setting up of fire alarms just like the name suggests. Besides, it is also applicable to use the cable in setting up smoke alarms, burglar alarms and fire protection circuits. The two menace, fire and burglary, can be so freaking and it’s necessary not to just set up a security system but establish a long lasting and efficient security for your premises. Now, this can be achieved using this cable which is also suitable for in-wall installations.

3.Fire Alarm Cable Mid-Cap, Multi-Conductor, Unshielded, NEC Type FPL
This is a dual conductor cable whose design is specifically to be used in various types of alarm systems. You probably desire to establish an alarm system that can work efficiently without letting you down, then here is the cable you need. The cable is made from copper, an outstanding conductor with versatility and high conductivity. This cable is specifically suitable for inside the wall installations of alarms.

This cable is unshielded which makes it lighter in weight and easily portable. Lack of a shield is an indication that it is suitable for in-wall installation where it is not exposed to interferences. The cable is produced in various sizes: 12, 14, 16 and 18, this variance in sizes allows you to adjust the cable sizes in order to fit your project.

4.Fire Alarm Cable Multi-Conductor, O/A Shield, NEC Type FPLR
A type HW410 Fire Alarm cable, this is another type which is good for you. It is also a multi-conductor with a shield which guarantees a bunch of benefits: the cable’s integral features are persevered due to the shield, the shield helps to prevent any interference and due to the multi-conductor feature, it can be used to wire variance lines of network. This cable can be well utilized in various applications like Fire alarms, Smoke alarms, Burglar alarms and Fire protection circuits. The wire is appropriate for in-wall installation. It is rated for 300 volts loads and has been certified by NEC and described as type FPLR.

5.Plenum Fire Alarm Cable Solid Foil Shielded- FLPLP, Easy To Strip, Extra Flexible, Budget Saver-12-18 AWG
A thoroughly designed cable, with utmost quality touch just to ensure your security system is robust and reliable. It is made from Solid B copper conductor, a renowned and highly regarded conductor in the technological field. Its insulation system and jacket constitute the aeroflex material. This material is strong and robust to combat any interference on the cable functionality. A shield made from Aluminum/ Mylar and Drain wire are just to augment the incredible invincibility of this cable.

Plenum Fire Alarm Cable has wide range of sizes, spanning from 18 through to 12 AWG. It works under a specified temperature of up to 60 degrees Celsius. It has a solid conductor which is easy to strip and has extra flexibility which makes it an easy-to-install cable. The cable has an industrial approval of NEC Article 760-FPLP and UL. Generally, this cable saves your budget since it is flexible and sturdy to preserve the system where it is applied.

6.Plenum Fire Alarm Cable Solid Foil Shielded-Power Limited Fire Protective Cable-12-18 AWG Solid Bare Copper
This Plenum Fire Alarm Cable Solid Foil Shielded cable is a power limited fire protective cable. It has foil shield with a solid copper conductor. The foil shield performs the preservation of integral features of the cable. The insulation material used for the cable is FEP, a sturdy and invincible structure that guarantees the cable, protection, longevity and efficiency at work.

The plenum Fire Alarm Cable is designed with a wide range of sizes spanning from 18 through to 12 AWG. It has a low data grade and works efficiently under 200 degrees Celsius. The foil shield which forms an integral part of this cable is made from Aluminum/Mylar. The design of the cable is satisfactory and has earned the approval of NEC Article 760-FPLP.

7.Plenum Fire Alarm Cable Solid Shielded-Power Limited Fire Protective Cable-Data Grade Low Capacitance-12-18 AWG Solid Bare Copper
With outstanding specifications, this Plenum Fire Alarm Cable solid Foil Shielded has all it takes to serve you well in your fire alarm system. The cable is a power limited protective cable which is designed with a foil shied to enable it preserve its integrity and deliver utmost service. It is designed to work soundly for data grade low capacitance within the temperature of 150 degrees Celsius.

This cable is equally made from solid B copper conductor which implies that it has a very good conductivity. Its shield is made from Aluminum and Mylar. The insulations is made from FEP, a reliable material for insulation systems. The industrial approval of NEC Article 760-FPLP qualifies this cable as a standardized product.

8.Plenum Fire Alarm Cable Solid Foil Shielded-Power Limited Fire Protective Cable-Fluorocopolymer Insulation.
Here is a cable for fire alarms with unique design and important features which ultimately adds up to its beneficial characteristics in the areas of application. It has the specifications such as, plenum Fire Alarm Cable Solid Foil Shielded. It is a power limited Fire protective cable which has foil shields with a fluorocopolymer insulation. Now, this type insulation is beneficial in that since fluorocopolymer is a polymer with several strong carbon-fluorine bonds which makes it highly resistive to solvents, acids and bases.

The cable is constructed from copper conductor which has low impedance with high conductivity. It is designed with various sizes from 18 through 12 AWG so that your preference is catered for.

Communication Cables
Communication cables are very critical as far as the day to day operation of technology is concerned. We have advanced in communication and that has implied that the communication cables too must be well advanced in terms of design.

These cables are generally portable since they are sometimes used in highly mobile systems. Talk of a highly portable cable, then type W communication cable which are available at Nassau is all you need. This cable is designed for both light and medium mining activities. Nonetheless, these cables can also be used in heavy industrial applications as well as for temporal power cables. Here are some of the examples of Communication cables, their features and applications.

1.HW353 Telephone Cable Filled, Direct Burial, Rodent Resistant RUS/REA Specification PE-39
This is a telephone cable which is designed with specifications which appropriates it for direct burial installation. The cable has a robust and strong with high resistant to mechanical nicks not to mention rodents. It is constructed out of solid soft bare and annealed copper material where the individual conductors are twisted into pairs with varying lengths so as to reduce crosstalk effect.

For its outright performance in harsh conditions, the cable is recommended for use in wet environments where there is high need for protection against moisture and rodents. It has an insulation system made of solid polyolefin material which gives it the strength and robustness. Thus the cable is approved for direct burial, duct or aerial installation supported with a messenger wire. Another distinguishing feature of this communication cable is that it is filled with an extended thermoplastic rubber. This material tends to fill the spaces between the pairs and under the core tape.

2.HW355 Telephone Cable Filled, Direct Burial RUS/REA Specification PE-89
This another type of communication cable which also has its distinctive features. The cable is rightly used for telephone systems and can be installed directly into the burial. It is made from soft, solid bare and annealed copper conductor. These qualities of this cable make it easier to install and handle but above, efficient for wiring your communication device or system.

It has an insulation made of dual layer of foamed polyolefin and solid polyolefin. This insulation gives this cable the robustness and adaptability to be used in wet environments. It also makes it efficient for direct burial, duct or aerial installations. The cable is filled at the core with thermoplastic rubber to increase cohesion of the pairs. Its design is in compliance with RUS/REA Specification PE-89.

Security/Fire Alarm, Coax and Communication cables are very critical constitutes of almost all technical fields. We need a security which is reliable and a communication which is trusted and so Nassau electrical provides with these types of cables at their highest of design quality.

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