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Firetox Flame Retardant Cables

600/1000V LSZH Insulated, Non-sheathed Power Cables (single core)

FTX300 1Z1-R (CU/LSZH 600/1000V Class 2)

600/1000V LSZH Insulated, Non-sheathed Power Cables (single core)

APPLICATION

The cables are mainly used in power stations, mass transit underground passenger systems, airports, petrochemical plants, hotels, hospitals, and high-rise buildings.

STANDARDS

Basic design to BS 7211

FIRE PERFORMANCE

Flame Retardance (Single Vertical
Wire Test)
EN 60332-1-2; IEC 60332-1-2; BS EN 60332-1-2; VDE
0482-332-1 ; NBN C 30-004 (cat. F1); NF C32-070-2.1(C2); CEI 20-35/1-2; EN 50265-2-1*; DIN VDE 0482-265-2-1*
Reduced Fire Propagation
(Vertically-mounted bundled wires
& cable test)
EN 60332-3-24 (cat. C); IEC 60332-3-24; BS EN 60332-3-24; VDE 0482-332-3; NBN C 30-004 (cat. F2); NF C32-070-2.2(C1); CEI 20-22/3-4; EN 50266-2-4*; DIN VDE 0482-266-2-4
Halogen Free IEC 60754-1; EN 50267-2-1; DIN VDE 0482-267-2-1; CEI 20-37/2-1 ; BS 6425-1*
No Corrosive Gas Emission IEC 60754-2; EN 50267-2-2; DIN VDE 0482-267-2-2; CEI 20-37/2-2 ; BS 6425-2*
minimum Smoke Emission IEC 61034-1&2; EN 61034 -1&2; DIN VDE 0482-1034-1&2; CEI 20-37/3-1&2; EN 50268-1&2*; BS 7622-1&2*
No Toxic gases NES 02-713; NF C 20-454

Note: Asterisk * denotes superseded standard.

VOLTAGE RATING

600/1000V

CABLE CONSTRUCTION

Conductor: Plain annealed copper wire, stranded according to IEC(EN) 60228 class 2.
Insulation: Extruded cross-linked XLPE compound.

COLOUR CODE

Insulation colour as per bs7671

  with earth conductor without earth conductor
2Cores - Brown,Blue
3Cores Yellow/Green,Brown,Blue Brown,Gray,Black
4Cores Yellow/Green,Brown,Gray,Black Brown,Gray,Black,Blue
5Cores Yellow/Green,Brown,Gray,Black,Blue Brown,Gray,Black,Blue,Black
above 5 Cores Yellow/Green,Black Numbered Black Numbered

sheath colour: Black

Physical AND THERMAL PROPERTIES

Temperature range during operation: Max.90°C for XLPE
250°C in short-circuit for 5s max.
Minimum bending radius: 8 x Overall Diameter

CONSTRUCTION PARAMETERS

Conductor FTX300 1Z1-R
No. of Core X
Cross Section
No./Nominal
Diameter of
Strands
Nominal
Insulation
Thickness
Insulated, Non-Sheathed
Nominal
Overall
Diameter
Approx.
Weight
Noxmm2 No./mm mm mm kg/km
1x1.5 7/0.53 0.7 3.1 22
1x2.5 7/0.67 0.8 3.7 34
1x4 7/0.85 0.8 4.3 50
1x6 7/1.04 0.8 4.8 70
1x10 7/1.35 1.0 6.2 116
1x16 7/1.70 1.0 7.2 174
1x25 7/2.14 1.2 9.0 276
1x35 7/2.52 1.2 10.0 366
1x50 19/1.78 1.4 11.9 502
1x70 19/2.14 1.4 13.7 706
1x95 19/2.52 1.6 16.0 974
1x120 37/2.03 1.6 17.6 1213
1x150 37/2.25 1.8 19.6 1492
1x185 37/2.52 2.0 21.8 1868
1x240 61/2.25 2.2 24.4 2443
1x300 61/2.52 2.4 27.7 3055
1x400 61/2.85 2.6 31.1 3888
1x500 61/3.20 2.8 34.6 4880
1x630 127/2.52 2.8 38.6 6229

Electrical PROPERTIES
Conductor Operating Temperature : 90°C
Ambient Temperature : 30°C

Current-Carrying Capacities (Amp)

Conductor cross- sectional area Reference
method 4 (enclosed in conduit
in thermally insulating wall etc)
Reference method 3 (enclosed in conduit on
a wall or in trunking etc)
Reference method
1 (clipped direct)
Reference method 11 (on a perforated cable tray, horizontal or vertical) Reference method 12 (free air)
Horizontal flat spaced Vertical flat spaced Trefoil
  2 cables, single- phase a.c. or d.c. 3 or 4 cables,
3-phase a.c.
2 cables, single- phase a.c. or d.c 3 or 4 cables,
3-phase a.c.
2 cables, single- phase a.c. or d.c. flat and touching 3 or 4 cables,
3-phase a.c. flat and touching or trefoil
2 cables, single- phase a.c. or d.c. or flat and touching 3 or 4 cables,
3-phase a.c. flat and touching or trefoil
2 cables, single- phase a.c. or d.c.
or 3 c ables three phase
2
cables, single- phase a.c. or d.c.
or 3 cables three phase
3 cables, trefoil
3-phase a.c.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
mm2 A A A A A A A A A A A
1.5 18 17 22 19 25 23 - - - - -
2.5 24 23 30 26 34 31 - - - - -
4 33 30 40 35 46 41 - - - - -
6 43 39 51 45 59 54 - - - - -
10 58 53 71 63 81 74 - - - - -
16 76 70 95 85 109 99 - - - - -
25 100 91 126 111 143 130 158 140 183 163 138
35 125 111 156 138 176 161 195 176 226 203 171
50 149 135 189 168 228 209 293 215 274 246 209
70 189 170 240 214 293 268 308 279 351 318 270
95 228 205 290 259 355 326 375 341 426 389 330
120 263 235 336 299 413 379 436 398 495 453 385
150 300 270 375 328 476 436 505 461 570 524 445
185 341 306 426 370 545 500 579 530 651 600 511
240 400 358 500 433 644 590 686 630 769 711 606
300 459 410 573 493 743 681 794 730 886 824 701
400 - - 684 584 868 793 915 849 1065 994 820
500 - - 783 666 990 904 1044 973 1228 1150 936
630 - - 900 764 1130 1033 1191 1115 1423 1338 1069

Voltage Drop (Per Amp Per Meter)

Size of
conductor
2 cables
d.c.
2 cables, single-phase a.c. 3 or 4 cables, 3-phase a.c.
Ref. Methods 3
and 4 (enclosed
in conduit etc,
in or on a wall)
Ref. Methods 1
and 11 (clipped
direct or on trays
touching)
Ref. Methods 3
and 4 (enclosed
in conduit etc,
in or on a wall)
Ref. Methods 1,
11 and 12 (in
trefoil)
Ref. Methods 1 and
11(Flat and touching)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
mm2 mV/A/m mV/A/m mV/A/m mV/A/m mV/A/m mV/A/m
1.5 31 31 27 27 27 27
2.5 19 19 16 16 16 16
4 33 12 10 10 10 10
6 7.8 7.9 6.8 6.8 6.8 6.8
10 4.7 4.7 4.7 4 4 4
16 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.5 2.5 2.5
    r x z r x z r x z r x z r x z
25 1.85 1.85 0.31 1.90 1.85 0.190 1.85 1.60 0.27 1.65 1.600 0.165 1.600 1.600 0.190 1.600
35 1.35 1.35 0.29 1.35 1.35 0.180 1.35 1.15 0.25 1.15 1.150 0.155 1.50 1.150 0.180 1.150
50 0.99 1.00 0.29 1.05 0.99 0.180 1.00 0.87 0.25 0.90 0.860 0.155 0.870 0.860 0.180 0.870
70 0.68 0.70 0.28 0.75 0.68 0.175 0.71 0.60 0.24 0.65 0.590 0.150 0.610 0.590 0.175 0.620
95 0.49 0.51 0.27 0.58 0.49 0.170 0.52 0.44 0.23 0.50 0.430 0.145 0.450 0.430 0.170 0.460
120 0.39 0.41 0.26 0.48 0.39 0.165 0.43 0.35 0.23 0.42 0.340 0.140 0.370 0.340 0.165 0.380
150 0.32 0.33 0.26 0.43 0.32 0.165 0.36 0.29 0.23 0.37 0.280 0.140 0.310 0.280 0.165 0.320
185 0.25 0.27 0.26 0.37 0.26 0.165 0.30 0.23 0.23 0.32 0.220 0.140 0.260 0.220 0.165 0.280
240 0.19 0.21 0.26 0.33 0.20 0.160 0.25 0.185 0.22 0.29 0.170 0.140 0.220 0.170 0.165 0.240
300 0.155 0.175 0.25 0.31 0.16 0.160 0.22 0.150 0.22 0.27 0.140 0.140 0.195 0.135 0.160 0.210
400 0.12 0.140 0.25 0.29 0.13 0.155 0.20 0.125 0.22 0.25 0.110 0.135 0.175 0.110 0.160 0.195
500 0.093 0.120 0.25 0.28 0.105 0.155 0.185 0.100 0.22 0.24 0.090 0.135 0.160 0.088 0.160 0.180
630 0.072 0.100 0.25 0.27 0.086 0.155 0.175 0.088 0.21 0.23 0.074 0.135 0.150 0.071 0.160 0.170