The CSC Market Brief Q2, 2011: Industry Update Video on FEP

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You may be hearing rumblings and rumors in the marketplace about an FEP shortage. As a core component of plenum cabling, FEP isn’t a “nice to have”…it’s a “must have”.

Get the facts on the FEP situation from CSC, your unbiased information resource, by watching our latest video: The CSC Market Brief, Q2.

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4 Responses to The CSC Market Brief Q2, 2011: Industry Update Video on FEP

  1. Carol said on
    June 15, 2011 at 4:44 pm

    We truly live in a global economy. Can you even imagine something like this happening 30 years ago?

    • Bill Reid said on
      June 17, 2011 at 8:07 am

      It DID happen about 30 years ago, back in the early to mid 80’s. At the time I was with a company producing teflon communication cable and our FEP supplies were very limited and we were allocated on a weekly basis from DuPont. There had been a fire in a DuPont FEP plant that took it off line. This is where the “2×2″ and “3×1″ cables came from – manufacturers were stretching their FEP supplies as much as they could and only using FEP on the pairs carrying data. It was an ugly time. History does have a way of repeating itself.

      • Paul said on
        June 29, 2011 at 11:59 pm

        As I know some big manufactures have the pattern for 2+2 & 3+1 plenum cable, but why we still can see other suppliers produce these types cable? Aren’t they violate those patterns?

  2. bob eskew said on
    June 17, 2011 at 10:50 am

    now is the time to educate the AHJs that most of the plenum requirements are not plenum at all. Most AHJs don’t know the actual purpose of plenum rated cable.

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