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DuraLife® II Dual Rated CIC/CI

DuraLife® II Dual Rated CIC/CI Free Air

UL 2196 2-Hour Fire Resistive Cable FPLR Shielded / Unshielded 105°C/300V

Applications:

  • Hospitals & Healthcare Facilities.
  • High Rise & Mix use buildings.
  • Universities & College Campuses.
  • Stadiums, Casinos, places of assembly.
  • Transit bridges, tunnels and subways.
  • Government Facilities.

COMPLIANCE:

  • UL 1424 Listed FPLR/FPLR-CI (dual-rated) for Power-Limited Fire Alarm Circuits. Riser Rated.300V/105°C classified.
  • UL / CAN (ULC) Certified to UL 2196 2-hour fire rating in FHIT / FHIT7 28C.
  • CSA Certified FAS90; CSA Std. C22.2 No. 208-14 FT4-ST1.
  • UL Certified 2-hour fire rating as FPLR-CI for Free Air installed per NEC code.
  • UL 444 Listed "CMR/CMR-CI" as Communications Cable.
  • Fire alarm circuit integrity, emergency systems, and healthcare facilities (NEC Articles 760, 700 & 517).
  • Meets National Fire Protection Code (NFPA 70 & 72) fire alarm survivability circuit requirements.
  • Meets National Fire Protection Code (NFPA 130 & 502) fire alarm survivability circuit requirements.
  • Compliance tested to UL 1424 as suitable for use in applications requiring wet rating.
  • Tested for Sunlight Resistance in compliance with UL 2556 requirements.
  • Suitable for 2-hour certified fire-resistive applications in EMT, IMC, or Phenolic conduit systems.
  • UL Listed File No. E-241484. UL Fire Directory R-21213.
  • Splice Allowance.

Ratings/Approvals:

  • Certified to the harsh requirements of the UL2196 Test for Fire Resistive Cables, the DuraLife II Dual Rated CIC /CI cables ensure two-hour operation of critical systems in the event of a fire. The dual rating design offers the most versatility in meeting code survivability requirements in both in-conduit and free air installation scenarios.
  • Description: Dual Rated CI/CIC Cable. UL/CAN (ULC) 2196 Certified/UL 1424 Listed. FHIT/ FHIT7 (ULC) System No. 28C. Low smoke, zero halogen design (LSZH).
  • Sizes Available: 2 conductor, 18-12 AWG unshielded; 18-14 AWG shielded.

Construction:

  • Conductor: Oxygen-free bare copper (OFHC), solid and/or stranded.
  • Insulation: Proprietary ceramifiable silicone rubber.
  • Assembly: Color-coded black/red leads, 3 twists/foot.
  • Jacket: Red low smoke/zero halogen FRPE (black jacket available/special order).

HARDWARE & ACCESSORIES CERTIFIED: (Refer to DuraLife® II Installation Instructions/ Phenolic Addendum for details)

  • EMT/IMC Conduit: Wheatland/Western Tube.
  • EMT/IMC Conduit: Allied/Columbia (EMT: E-Z Pull Brand).
  • Phenolic Conduit: Champion Fiberglass.
  • EMT/IMC Compression Couplings: Hubbell/Raco.
  • EMT/IMC Compression Coupling: Hubbell/Raco.
  • NEMA 1 Splice Enclosure/Pull Box: Eaton/Cooper (system use only).
  • Standard UL listed steel 4/S Utility Box (CI only).
  • Expansion Couplers: Bridgeport fittings (EMT/IMC).
  • Box Fittings: Compression – Cooper Crouse-Hinds (EMT); Hubbell/Raco (EMT/IMC) Set Screw - Hubbell/Raco (EMT/IMC).
  • Conduit Clamps: Erico (Phenolic conduit only).
  • Splice Connector: 3M Butt-Type Crimp Terminals.
  • Splice Tapes – 1”: 3M Silicone; St. Gobain Fiberglass Tape.
  • Pulling Lubricant: Polywater LZ.

Critical System:

  • Fire Alarm and EVAC Systems.
  • Smoke evacuation and control.
  • Fan & Pressurization systems.
  • Strobes & notification appliances.
  • Area of Refuge Systems.
  • Emergency lighting.

Specifications

DuraLife® II Dual Rated CIC/CI Free Air

UL 2196 2-Hour Fire Resistive Cable FPLR Shielded / Unshielded 105°C/300V
DuraLife<sup>®</sup> II Dual Rated CIC/CI Free Air

NON-SHIELDED: RADIX WIRE-II DURALIFE-IITM E241484 2/C #AWG FPLR/FPLR-CI/CMR 300V/105C / (UL) 2196 (ULC) 2-HR FIRE RESISTIVE CABLE FOR USE IN FHIT/FHIT7 ELECTRIC CIRCUIT INTEGRITY SYSTEM #28C. SEE UL FIRE RESISTANCE DIRECTORY R21213 // CSA LL13427 FAS90 300V FT4-ST1 Sun Res Wet (MONTH/YEAR) CI - NYC certified fire alarm cable (XXXX FT)

RADIX P/N #COND AWG SOLID OR STRANDED NOMINAL O.D. (INCH) NET WEIGHT (LBS PER MFT) RESISTANCE (OHMs/MFT) NOMINAL CAPACITANCE (pF/FT)
CTU18A0102 2 18 Solid 0.305 53 6.48 14.4
CTU16A0102 2 16 Solid 0.335 62 3.99 15.3
CTU14A0102 2 14 Solid 0.344 77 2.57 17.1
CTU14A0702 2 14 Stranded 0.350 77 2.60 17.3
CTU12A0702 2 12 Stranded 0.392 98 1.64 17.6

SHIELDED: RADIX WIRE-II DURALIFE-IITM E241484 2/C #AWG FPLR/FPLR-CI/CMR/SHLD 300V/105C / (UL) 2196 (ULC) 2-HR FIRE RESISTIVE CABLE FOR USE IN FHIT/FHIT7 ELECTRIC CIRCUIT INTEGRITY SYSTEM #28C. SEE UL FIRE RESISTANCE DIRECTORY R21213 // CSA LL13427 FAS90 300V FT4-ST1 Sun Res Wet (MONTH/YEAR) CI - NYC certified fire alarm cable (XXXX FT)

RADIX P/N #COND AWG SOLID OR STRANDED NOMINAL O.D. (INCH) NET WEIGHT (LBS PER MFT) RESISTANCE (OHMs/MFT) NOMINAL CAPACITANCE (pF/FT)
CTS18A0102 2 18 Solid 0.335 55 6.48 18.4
CTS16A0102 2 16 Solid 0.360 65 3.99 19.1
CTS14A0102 2 14 Solid 0.390 79 2.57 21.4
CTS14A0702 2 14 Stranded 0.393 79 2.60 21.7
System Fill Allowances (EMT - 1/2" to 2"; IMC - 3/4" to 2")
EMT/IMC ½" ¾" 1" 1 ¼" 1 ½" 2"
Part No. No. of Cables Max Fill
CTU18A0102 1 2 4 6 10 N/A
CTU16A0102 1 1 3 5 7 10
CTU14A0102 1 1 3 5 7 10
CTU12A0102 1 1 2 4 5 10V/9H
CTS18A0102 1 1 3 5 8 N/A
CTS16A0102 1 1 3 5 7 10
CTS14A0102 N/A 1 2 4 6 10
System Fill Allowances (Phenolic Conduit - 1" to 2")
PHENOLIC 1" 1 ¼" 1 ½" 2"
Part No.  
CTU18A0102 3 6 9 N/A
CTU16A0102 2 4 6 10
CTU14A0102 3 5 7 10
CTU12A0102 2 4 5 10V/9H
CTS18A0102 3 5 7 N/A
CTS16A0102 2 4 6 10
CTS14A0102 2 4 6 10

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