UL VW-1 &CSA FT1 is the most common standard for fire resistant cable. During emergency situations such as a fire, it is imperative that emergency equipment, like emergency lighting, remain functional, as this would dictate the survival of the people in certain setting. Fire resistant cables, are designed to do just that.
First it is important to point out the distinction between a fire resistant cable and a fire retardant cable. While both cable undergo several strict fire performance test to classify them, the two terms refer to different types of cable performance. First, fire retardant cables are cables that prevent the spread of fire, while fire resistant cables are cables that remain functional for a certain period of time under specific circumstances like fire.
SHONSIN's fire resistant cables are expressly manufactured for better fire resistance in several applications including the remittance of power and auxiliary control in fire alarm systems, voice alarm systems, and emergency lighting systems. These fire resistant single core and multi-core cables are suitable for use within a number of Control Circuit categories. In addition, we also accept OEM service to meet your special request.