The newly developed and certified CI Cable manufactured by Radix Wire not only provides overall cost and labor savings to our customer base, but provides a product that will enhance total functionality of any and all fire alarm systems and infrastructure
Fairfield, NJ (PRWEB) October 16, 2015
Olympic Wire & Cable, a authorized reseller of Radix Wire, and distributor of wire and cable to Architects, Consultants, Electrical Contractors and Fire Specialist, announces the use and distribution of DuraLife FPL, UL 2-Hour Rated FIRE RESISTIVE CI ALARM CABLES.
DuraLife FPL – Fire Resistive Alarm Cables has twelve certifications covering three (3) categories, 16 AWG solid OFHC, 14 AWG Solid OFHC, and 14 AWG 7 Strand OFHC. The CI fire resistive cables are also in compliance with UL 1424 listed FPL for Power-Limited Fire Alarm Circuits; UL Certified to UL 2196 2 Hour fire rating in FHIT System 28 A; and all meet the National Fire Protection Code (NFPA 70 & 72) fire alarm survivability circuit requirements.
Prior to CI cable, mineral insulated cable was the only approved product for circuit integrity applications. The product make up of CI Cable has less material, weighs less, and provides more flexibility during installation. The product itself requires less tooling and equipment during installation and as such Architects, Consultants, Electrical Contractors and Fire Specialist are seeing an overall reduction in overall cost. Based on product evaluation and new installations, Olympic Wire & Cable is stating “that their client market has the overall potential of seeing favorable economic relief in the neighborhood of 15 - 30 percent.”
According to Diane Scott, Manager of Inside Sales for Olympic Wire & Cable, “The newly developed and certified CI Cable manufactured by Radix Wire not only provides overall cost and labor savings to our customer base, but provides a product that will enhance total functionality of any and all fire alarm systems and infrastructure required by the National Fire Protection Code (NFPA-72)”. Olympic Wire & Cable presently stocks all three (3) categories & twelve (12) different types of approved and certified CI Cable for the convenience of their customer base.
About Olympic Wire & Cable - Olympic Wire & Cable is a leader and providing more than 35 years of service to the wire and cable industry, Olympic Wire and Cable has the experience and skill – plus expert service and training — that mean success for our customers. Our stock positions and partnering with key suppliers assure fast delivery throughout our entire product range.From the simplest hook-up wire to today’s leading category products and fiber optic cable for the most sophisticated voice, data and video requirements, Olympic meets the wire and cable industry’s complete range of needs.
Contact: Olympic Wire & Cable: Diane Scott - 800-526-2269 - diane(at)olympicwire(dot)com