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Lapp – Double-screened NFPA approved cables for US market applicationsAug 29 2008 - Subs & Systems [More Subs & Systems Articles]
To meet the latest USA NFPA 2007 safety legislation for electrical equipment, Lapp Group has announced a ‘key’ addition to its ÖLFLEX M and TM cable ranges.
The new ÖLFLEX CONTROL TM CY cable has a double screening of tinned copper wire braid and aluminium foil ensuring a high level of resistance against electrical interference. According to Lapp, the new cable is suitable for open or exposed runs on cable trays between equipment or devices and both on and in machines in industrial establishments in accordance to NEC 336.10(7).
Matt Ansell, marketing manager of Lapp Group UK, said: ” Our new NFPA 79 listed cables are intended for use in electrical equipment and as fixed wiring in buildings used for residential, commercial and industrial purposes. They can also be used as flexible connecting leads for movable electrical equipment, simplifying cable selection and logistics for our customers”More news from Lapp Group