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LSF vs LSHF

The main problem facing specifiers and contractors is the confusion over terminology and standards. Is LSHF (Low Smoke Halogen Free) the same as LSF (Low Smoke and Fume)? These terms are all widely used within the cable industry and we still encounter confusion from contractors surrounding the difference between LSF and LSHF cables.


Cable Screening Options Explained

Screened Ethernet cables were designed for use in environments where electromagnetic interference (EMI) and radio frequency interference (RFI) are present. Examples include manufacturing, automation and Industrial control applications where motors, generators, transformers and other noise emitting industrial machines are in use or where you may be concerned about interference from other cables in the area.


Essential Install Live South 2017

For the sixth year running, CEDIA trade supplier FS Cables will return to Sandown Park for the Essential Install Live exhibition. Located on Stand 25, the FS team will be available to chat about your home automation & building control cabling requirements. You can also find out more about the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) and how it will affect you.


TruHD – CPR Compliant

What is CPR?
The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) has been around for many years. CPR covers the fire performance and other aspects of various products used in construction.
The idea is that people involved in the design and construction of buildings will be able to make more informed decisions about the potential spread of fire of the products they choose. Cables are the latest products to be regulated this way.


ISE 2017, Amsterdam RAI – Show Review

FS Cables are back from another successful week at Integrated Systems Europe in Amsterdam. Having attracted its biggest crowd to date, ISE continues to lead the way as the world’s largest AV and systems integration tradeshow.


ISE 2017, Amsterdam RAI

CEDIA trade supplier FS Cables will be exhibiting at this year’s Integrated Systems Europe (ISE), 7th-10th February 2017.

Held at the world-leading Amsterdam RAI, Netherlands, ISE is the world’s best-attended trade-show dedicated to professional AV and electronic system integration.


ISE 2016, Amsterdam RAI – Show Review

FS Cables exhibited at Integrated Systems Europe exhibition this February in Amsterdam. Having attracted a record of 65,686 attendees, ISE is officially the world’s largest AV and systems integration tradeshow.


Integrated Systems Europe 2016

CEDIA trade supplier FS Cables will be exhibiting at this year’s Integrated Systems Europe (ISE), 9-12 February 2016.

Held at the world-leading Amsterdam RAI, Netherlands, ISE is the world’s best-attended tradeshow dedicated to professional AV and electronic system integration.


New – Online Pricing & Ordering

Sign up at www.trucables.com/register for full access to pricing and technical information and placing orders.

We have hundreds of products to browse through from data, HD Media and lighting to security, audio visual and networking. As well as downloadable technical datasheets, users will have access to live pricing information on all of our products where they can build their own quotes.


Pricing & Ordering Online

FS Cables has launched its new online quoting tool to the website – www.trucables.com

Customers can now access pricing information on hundreds of cabling products for home and building automation control. The new tool will enable users to build, save and manage quotes for their jobs and place orders online at any time of day.


Essential Install Live Southern Show 2015

FS Cables will be exhibiting at Essential Install Live South this June for the fourth year running.

Held at the Sandown Park Race Course on 9th June – 10th June, Essential Install Live is the only event in the South of England to deliver everything the install industry has to offer under one roof.

AS a CEDIA trade supplier, FS will be showcasing a variety of new products as well as our Tru range of high performance cables for home automation and building control.


Tru Cables & Connectors Catalogue Issue 2

Issue 2 of the ‘Cables & Connectors’ catalogue from Tru is now available.

The latest issue features technical data for hundreds of products for home and building automation cabling.

Increased to 48 pages and remaining A4 in size, this cabling guide will provide you with all the up-to-date information on our Tru range of high performance cables. This includes products from data, security, HD Media and lighting to security, audio visual and networking.


CEDIA Market Research Survey

As a CEDIA trade supplier – FS Cables have been asked to help contribute to their research into the residential custom installation market in the UK.

CEDIA, through market research company Park Associates are conducting a survey which they would like you to participate in.