Fire Alarm Cable, NYC Certified

Genesis Fire Alarm Cable ensures uninterrupted fire protection. Built to exceed the demands of rigorous New York City fire safety code. UL listed and Made in the USA.

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Application

Genesis® NYC Certified Rated Fire Alarm Cable is suitable for installation as follows:

  • In Fire Alarm Systems that require NYC Certified Fire Alarm Cable.
  • In fabricated ducts as described in NEC 300.22(B).
  • In other spaces used for environmental air as described in NEC 300.22(C).
  • In risers.
  • Within buildings in other than air-handling spaces and risers.

Specifications

Select a set of products below for more information:
Conductors
Size (AWG or kcmil) (mm2) Number of Pairs Stranding No. of Strands Shielding Nom. OD (mils) (mm) Nominal Total Weight (lbs/1000') (kgs/km)
5505
12 AWG 12 AWG
1 1
Solid Solid
Unshielded Unshielded
278 7.06
61 90
5504
14 AWG 14 AWG
1 1
Solid Solid
Unshielded Unshielded
243 6.19
43 64
5554
14 AWG 14 AWG
1 1
Solid Solid
Shielded Shielded
247 6.28
45 67
5506
14 AWG 14 AWG
2 2
Solid Solid
Unshielded Unshielded
257 6.54
75 111
5555
14 AWG 14 AWG
2 2
Solid Solid
Shielded Shielded
264 6.71
78 116
5502
16 AWG 16 AWG
1 1
Solid Solid
Unshielded Unshielded
217 5.51
31 46
5552
16 AWG 16 AWG
1 1
Solid Solid
Shielded Shielded
221 5.62
33 49
5503
16 AWG 16 AWG
2 2
Solid Solid
Unshielded Unshielded
228 5.79
53 78
5553
16 AWG 16 AWG
2 2
Solid Solid
Shielded Shielded
235 5.98
55 82

Standards & References

Genesis® NYC Certified Rated Fire Alarm Cable meets or exceeds the following:

  • Classified NYC Certified Fire Alarm Cable
  • NFPA 262 - Plenum Rated
  • UL 1424 - Cables for Power-Limited Fire-Alarm Circuits, Type FPLP
  • REACH/RoHS Compliant

Construction

Genesis® NYC Certified Rated Fire Alarm Cable features the following quality and convenience characteristics:

  • Bare Copper conductors for excellent conductivity and low voltage drop.
  • Fluoropolymer insulation.
  • Fluoropolymer jacket.
  • Countdown® Length Markings for easy tracking of usage and remaining cable.
  • Rated for 300 Volts
  • Rated for -20 °C to 150 °C.