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LSZH Cables

LSZH Cables

LSZH Cables

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Hi,
When we call a cable "LSZH" or low smoke zero halogen, which layer(s) shall have such specification? Is it just for jacketing or insulation and other layers shall have this specification? Can a LSZH insulated cable with PVC jacketing pass the requirements of IEC 61034?
I know that IEC 61034 refers to test procedures and result evaluation for this matter but I need to know the reference standard for answer to my question as well.
Thanks.

RE: LSZH Cables

These cables feature EPR insulation, which provides high dielectric strength and resistance to contraction, cutting, piercing, force, and abrasion. If you're searching for a tray cable that meets certain standards, the EPR/LSZH tray cable is UL 1277 Type TC-ER/LS, UL 1581, and UL 1685 approved. These cables are also ICEA S-73-532 and ICEA S-95-658 (WC70) rated. EPR/LSZH cables are approved for Class 1 Division 2 hazardous locations per NEC Article 501 (TC). They also pass the IEEE 383 Flame Test (70,000 btu).
From:
https://www.awcwire.com/tray-and-instrumentation-c...

RE: LSZH Cables

Low voltage cable construction it is according to IEC 60502-1/2004- See Table 5[for PVC insulation] Table 6 [for XLPE insulation] and Table 7[ for EPR insulation].For LSZH sheath see table 23.
The chapter 13 it is for Oversheath material and thickness

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