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Prysmian FP 200 Gold - Formerly Pirelli FP 200 Prysmian FP200 ® Gold Fire performance Cable

The Prysmian FP200 Gold (formerly Pirelli FP200) is a highly durable and addressable, simple to terminate and install fire resistant cable.  Approved for fire detection and fire alarm critical signal paths in BS5839-1:2002 'standard' application areas, voice alarm systems to BS5839-8:1998 (and 2006) and emergency lighting systems to BS5266-1:2005.

In addition to approvals to BS7629-1 and BS6387 Category CWZ FP200 Gold ® has received BASEC and LPCB approval to BS5839-1:2002 for 'standard' applications. 

This includes approval to EN50200 Classification PH30 and the new integrated fire, shock and water test BS8434-1 for 30 minutes.  FP200 Gold ® is also approved to EN 50200 classification PH60 as required by BS5266-1:2005.

Prysmian FP200 Gold FP CableData Capability

FP200 Gold has excellent data / signal transmission characteristics making it ideal for voice alarm, addressable and networked systems.

Key Applications of FP 200

  • Fire detection and fire alarm systems for buildings
  • Voice alarm systems
  • Emergency lighting
  • Addressable systems
  • Other essential service circuits

Conductor

  • Plain annealed copper solid (1.0 - 2.5mm2) or stranded (4.0mm2) circular conductor complying with BS6360 class 1 or class 2.

Insulation

  • High performance damage resistant Insudite TM
  • British Standards type E15

Core Identification

  • brown-blue
  • brown-black-grey
  • blue-brown-black-grey

Screen

  • Laminated aluminium tape screen bonded to sheath and in contact with full size tinned annealed copper circuit protective conductor which provides automatic screen earthing.

Sheath

  • Robust thermoplastic LSOH sheath; Colour - white or red, other colours to special order.  For external exposure the use of a white sheath is recommended.

The Prysmian FP200 Gold is now available to buy on-line - click the link for information or the highlighted core size below.

Nominal cross sectional area
mm2
Conceptual Construction Mean overall diameter Approx. cable weight
kg / km
Max. conductor resistance at 20oC
ohms / km
Current rating DC or single phase AC Enclosed Amps Current rating DC or single phase AC Clipped direct Amps Volt drop DC or single phase AC
mV / A / m

Two Core FP200

1.0 1 / 1.13 8.0 78 18.1 13 15 44
1.5 1 / 1.38 8.1 93 12.1 16.5 19.5 29
2.5 1 / 1.78 9.5 140 7.4 23 27 18
4.0 7 / 0.85 11.6 195 4.6 30 36 11

Three Core FP200

1.0 1 / 1.13 8.2 88 18.1 13 15 44
1.5 1 / 1.38 8.4 116 12.1 16.5 19.5 29
2.5 1 / 1.78 10.4 180 7.4 23 27 18
4.0 7 / 0.85 12.3 248 4.6 30 36 11

Four Core FP200

1.0 1 / 1.13 8.5 107 18.1 13 15 44
1.5 1 / 1.38 10 143 12.1 16.5 19.5 29
2.5 1 / 1.78 11.9 225 7.4 23 27 18
4.0 7 / 0.85 13.5 310 4.6 30 36 11

FP200 Gold ® is also available in multi-core versions (7,12 and 19 core configurations)

Minimum recommended installation temperature 0°C. Installation methods for current rating in accordance with BS7671 / IEE wiring regulations.
The tabulated ratings are based upon a 30°C ambient temperature and 70oC operating temperature
For other ambient temperatures or where cables are grouped together, appropriate rating factors should be applied.

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