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

SKU: FA5-6161-162
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Commercial / Data Grade Addressable Systems FPLR Rated Unshielded

ROHS Compliant logo ETL Verified logo Made in USA


16/2 Riser (FPLR) Fire Alarm Cable

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

When lives are on the line you need to buy the highest quality fire alarm cables you can from a source that you can count on. We are a reputable name in the industry and supply only high quality products. Why do you need fire alarm cables? If a fire occurs you depend on the fire alarm system triggering the sprinklers in the building and set off the smoke alarms warning people to evacuating the premises.

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, ETL Listed and RoHS Compliant. Plenum rated alarm cables means it can be run in the area between floors that is used as duct area or other air space. Plenum refers to the material used in the jacket of the cable 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.