Category 6A F/UTP Copper Cables

Construction:

  • Conductor: 23 AWG (.0226") solid bare copper
  • Color Code:
    • Pair 1: Blue - White
    • Pair 2: Orange - White
    • Pair 3 - Green - White
    • Pair 4: Brown - White
  • Jacket:
    • Riser - Flame Retardant PVC, UL Listed Type FT4 per UL 444
    • Plenum - Low Smoke, Flame Retardant PVC, UL Listed Type FT6 per UL 444
  • Cabling:
    • F/UTP - Four twisted pairs are cabled around a star filler and wrapped with an aluminum polyester tape.

Category 6A F/UTP Electrical characteristics*:

  • Maximum Conductor Resistance: 9.38Ω /100 Meters @ 20° C
  • Maximum Resistance Unbalanced: 3%
  • Maximum Mutual Capacitance: 5.6 nF/100 meters @ 1kHz
  • Maximum Capacitance Unbalanced: 330 pF/100 meters
  • Nominal velocity of propagation (NVP): CMR 68%; CMP 70%

*Discrete values are for information only. Equations for swept frequencies govern limits.

Applications:

  • 10GBASE-T Ethernet
  • 1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet
  • 100BASE-TX Fast Ethernet
  • 155/622/1000 Mbps ATM
  • Broadband Video
  • Analog Voice/VOiP
  • PoE+
  • All other applications developed for operation over Category 6A cabling

Features & Benefits:

  • Tested from 1 to 600 MHz and offers guaranteed headroom to TIA 568-C.2 Category 6A cable requirements
  • Guaranteed 10GBASE-T performance compliant
  • Components are twisted into pairs with varying left-hand lays to minimize cross-talk
  • PoE+ compliant
  • Compatable with OCC Cat 6A jacks and patch panels for optimal system performance
  • Available in riser and plenum

  • TIA 568-C.2 Category 6A
  • IEE 802.3an (Clause 55.7) 100 meter link segment requirements
  • NEC/CEC Type CMR (UL 1666) Riser
  • NEC/CEC Type CMP (NFPA 262) Plenum