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Fire Alarm Cable: FPLR Unshielded Riser - Data Grade, 16/2 AWG Solid Bare Copper Conductors, Red PVC Jacket, 1000 Feet Length

SKU: FA5-6161-162
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UL Listed    RohHS Compliant    ETL_Listed    Made in USA
Commercial / Data Grade Addressable Systems FPLR Rated Unshielded


16/2 Riser (FPLR) Fire Alarm Cable

This FPLR-rated fire alarm cable contains unshielded solid bare copper conductors housed in a PVC jacket. The jacket, rated CMP FT6, has a voltage rating of 300 volts and accommodates two conductors, suitable for security systems, power-limited controls, intercoms, and sound systems.

Investing in top-tier fire alarm cables is paramount for safeguarding lives. As a reputable industry leader, we specialize in providing high-quality products exclusively. Fire alarm cables play a vital role during emergencies, facilitating the activation of sprinklers and smoke alarms for prompt evacuation. Choose a trusted source for utmost reliability when lives are at stake.

Fire Alarm Installation

There are many uses for a fire alarm cable such as smoke alarms, smoke detectors, voice communications, siren alarm, fire alarm control panel, pull boxes, burglar alarms, and other fire alarm protection systems. Fire alarm circuits control and power applications such as safety functions, elevator capture and shutdown, door release, and damper control.

Fire System Products

We offer a variety of shielded and unshielded Plenum, Non-Plenum, and Riser fire alarm cables, FPLP and FPLR, ranging from 18 AWG to 12 AWG solid bare copper conductors. These fire cables are flexible for easy installation. With our commitment to quality and dependability, our cables are UL and ETL Listed, as well as RoHS Compliant. Plenum-rated alarm cables can be run in the area between floors, used as duct area or other air space. 'Plenum' refers to the material used in the jacket of the cable, which burns less than non-plenum cables.



  • Fluoropolymer-insulated solid bare copper conductors
  • Low Smoke Generating FPLR Riser Rated PVC Jacket
  • Two 16 AWG Conductors
  • Solid Bare Copper Conductors
  • Sequential Footage Markings on Jacket
  • ETL Listed
  • RoHS Compliant
  • Voltage Rating: 300V
  • Temperature Rating: 75°C
  • Made in USA


  • Fire Alarm Wiring
  • Fire Protection
  • Signals
  • Monitoring and Detection Systems
  • Audio Circuits
  • Notifications Circuits
  • Control Circuits
  • Initiating Circuits

Conductor Insulation Colors

  1. Black
  2. Red



Physical Construction

Inner Conductor Solid Bare Copper
Conductor Size 16 AWG
Insulation Low Smoke PVC
Nominal OD 4.57mm
Outer Jacket Diameter .381mm
Jacket PVC
Jacket Color Red
Shielding N/A

Electrical Characteristics

Temperature 75°C
Voltage Rating 300V
Color Mode Black

Additional Information

Additional Information

To learn more about our Fire Alarm Bulk Cable here is a link to a page containing more information on our premium Fire Alarm Bulk Cable.

What's in the Box

What's in the Box

  • Fire Alarm Cable, Shielded Riser, FPLR, Data Grade, 16/2AWG, Solid BC, Red PVC Jacket
  • 1000 Ft.