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June 02, 2017

Go with the (Fox-)Flo®

Differentiation is key in any business and any project. Categorising your cables by colour can assist you with your maintenance, tracking and repairs.


With this important aspect in mind, Silver Fox have added two new colours to their Fox-Flo® range. Fox-Flo® is a special UV stable LS0H (Low Smoke, Zero-Halogen) material that has been developed to ensure the highest levels of durability. Typical applications would be Rail/Metro and buildings where LS0H is part of the specification. It can also be used externally and in marine environments.


Colour Options for the Fox-Flo® now include:

  • Orange (NEW)
  • Magenta (NEW)
  • Yellow
  • White
  • Red
  • Blue
  • Green/Yellow Stripes

All of these colours can be printed using one software, one printer, and one ribbon. They are all manufactured in the UK, ensuring the highest quality standards; and have all been independently test all of our products to ensure that they are suitable for their respective environments.


Test highlights for the Fox-Flo® include:

  • London Underground Limited Standard LUL1-085
  • Very high Oxygen Index levels
  • 8000 hours successful NDT accelerated UV ageing
  • Salt Mist Spray according to Lloyds Register Type Approval System
  • AND THE NEW EN45545, setting product standards for fire, toxicity and smoke to ensure safety across Europe’s railways.
  • If you want to find out more about Fox-Flo®, or any of our other products and capabilities, please visit us at RAILTEX on stand K81 from the 9-11th May, at the NEC Birmingham.