Belden Essential Cable Facts: Flame and Fire Retardation

Flame test on a sub-standard cable [1:09]

Sub-standard cableFlame test

Flame test on a Belden cable [1:17]

Belden cable flame test

Inferior cables are a major source of fire ignition and transmission. Cables are often installed in link areas and across fire walls, which makes using sub-standard cables an even bigger risk. Cable design, insulation and cable jacket materials co