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Security Alarm Cable - 16 AWG

Security Alarm Cable

16 AWG Alarm Cable for Residential & Commercial Security Systems

Surveillance networking and access control relies upon cable manufactured in accordance with building codes for safety purposes. We offer 16 AWG security alarm cable in both plenum and riser jackets, as well as water blocking communications cable. Be sure to verify building codes for your security alarm system project prior to making your investment to save time and money later.

We have 16 AWG security alarm cable available in both riser and plenum rated jackets to suit your application. It also comes in both shielded and unshielded to compensate for running cables around high voltage or in close proximity to one another. The plenum rated security cable will be utilized in the open air circulation space.


Primus Cableoffers the Riser Security Alarm Cable - 16/3, CMR, Shielded. This 16 AWG security alarm cable has 19 stranded bare copper conductors and shielding to protect it from outside signal interference. Common applications involving this alarm cable include: surveillance camera wiring, intercom systems, burglar alarms, door controls, audio systems, and power limited controls. It is sequentially marked by the foot, and is RoHS compliant. Security alarm cables are utilized in home and commercial security systems.

Variables Applications
  • Strand Count
  • Safety and Performance Rating
  • Shielded/Unshielded
  • Jacket Color
  • Conductor Count
  • Card Readers
  • Door Contacts
  • Locking Power
  • Retinal Scanners
  • And Many Other Security Applications

For installing in air ducts or plenums, Primus Cablecarries the Security Alarm Cable - 16/4 (19 Strand), CMP/FT6 Rated, Shielded. This 16 AWG security alarm cable has four shielded conductors with 19 strands of bare copper. It has aluminum foil shielding to protect against interference and a low smoke CMP rated PVC jacket. It is sold in a white jacketed version on a spool of 1,000 feet of cable.

We provide a wide variety of cable tools to assist you with your networking project. The All-In-One Cable Stripper comes in handy when preparing security cable for installation. Lightweight, compact, and versatile, the All-In-One Stripping Tool helps reduce installation time and costs. It has cable cutting and stripping blades, and accommodates a wide range of materials including coax, twisted pair, security, telephone, and audio cables.

Our knowledgeable team is here to help you, we provide end-to-end solutions for all your surveillance system needs. Order from Primus Cable, and upgrade your home or business security system today!

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