CPR - Frequently Asked Questions

16 May 2017
CPR is the law so you have to conform.True, it’s a European regulation so we don’t have a choice.  Brexit means CPR won’t apply to us.False, the British government has already made it law & whatever happens with Brexit this won’t get repealed!  All PVC cables will be banned.False, PVC can be made flame retardant and is still excellent in the right application.   Some cables will be banned.False, class F covers cables that burn too much to meet clas... [More]

What is CPR?

16 May 2017
If you are involved in installing, specifying or selecting cable for use as permanent wiring within a building or civil works, you need to understand the implications of the new Construction Products Regulation (CPR) from Europe. FSC are currently undergoing a review of all affected products to ensure we are compliant, and this article aims to clear up any confusion about how CPR affects cables. CPR has been around for many years (previously CPD) and covers the fire performance and other aspects... [More]

Why Antennax™ should be your cable of choice

9 March 2017
It offers high performance  Antennax™ cables are sweep tested to 5.8 GHz to ensure competitive performance across the operating spectrum providing a high quality alternative to Times Microwave Systems LMR® and the Andrew Cinta® ranges. These cables are used where ultra-low loss and a superior performance is required replacing traditional corrugated coax and “RG” types such as RG58, RG8, RG213, RG223 and RG214. Antennax is available from stock with a polyethylene (P... [More]

ISE 2017 - Thanks for Visiting our Stand!

20 February 2017
FSC Global would like thank everyone who visited our stand at this month’s ISE Exhibition in Amsterdam. With almost 1200 exhibitors and 73,413 attendees it showed an 11.7% increase from 2016 making it the biggest show so far. Our aim was to meet potential distribution partners and end users to promote our market leading Tru Cables brand (www.trucables.com). We are still working through the leads and would like to invite AV & Home Automation distributors to get in touch with our team t... [More]

Intersec 2017 - Thanks for Visiting our Stand!

6 February 2017
FSC Global would like to thank everyone who came by our stand at Intersec 2017 in Dubai last week.  The 19th edition of Intersec concluded last week, it was a successful three day show featuring 1,304 exhibitors from 58 countries. The show welcomed over 33,000 industry professionals coming from all over the world. A high standard of security & protection products were on display, from a globally unrivalled range of products, major brand manufacturers, international newcomers and many ot... [More]

Integrated Systems Europe, RAI, Amsterdam 2017

1 February 2017
Are you in Amsterdam this February? Join FSC Global at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE), the largest audio/visual and systems integration show in the world. Held at Amsterdam’s RAI exhibition centre. ISE attracts over 65,000 visitors and more than 1,100 exhibitors – forming a community of AV and intelligent building manufacturers, distributors, integrators, specifiers and technology managers from over 140 countries. We will be showcasing a variety of new and popular home automation pr... [More]

Intersec 2017, Dubai

16 December 2016
FSC Global Ltd will be back in Dubai in January exhibiting at Intersec 2017, the world’s leading trade fair for Security, Safety and Fire Protection. The three day event attracts over 30,000 industry visitors from all over the world. With exhibitors from many industries including; Commercial Security, Information Security, Fire & Rescue, Safety & Health, Homeland Security and Policing, Perimeter and Physical Security and Smart Home. Let us help you match the best cabling solution t... [More]

SMM 2016 – Thanks for visiting our stand!

20 September 2016
Thank you to everyone that visited the stand at this year’s SMM exhibition in Hamburg. With more than 2,200 exhibitors from all over the world, roughly 50,000 industry visitors, and 93,000 square metres of exhibition space,  the 27th SMM was the biggest exhibition to date. One of the most impressive stands at SMM was that of DNV GL. A series of lectures and discussions were hosted at the DNV GL-Forum. Elsewhere visitors were able to see numerous technical innovations both inside the e... [More]

The leading international maritime trade fair | 6-9th Sept 2016 | Hamburg

26 July 2016
Join FSC Global Ltd at this year’s SMM exhibition, the leading international maritime trade fair in Hamburg, Germany. With more than 50,000 industry visitors from all over the world expected to attend it confirms this as the most important trade event of the maritime sector. We will be amongst 2,100 exhibitors from 67 countries participating at the fair.   Connect with us in Hall B1, Booth 516 where we will be showcasing our specialist cables for use in the marine industry including C... [More]

HDBaseT Cat 5E & Cat 6; revolutionising key industries

29 April 2016
Home entertainment and building automation are major growth areas of the 21st century. With intelligent building systems being controlled from a tablet or mobile phone you don’t even need to be there to switch on the TV or answer the door. All this technology requires a robust and reliable cable infrastructure, using HDBaseT technology guarantees the performance you need. The TruHD range of HDBaseT Recommended Cat 5E & Cat 6 cables provides you with high-speed data networks across the ... [More]