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10GA22 - CAT 6A 4P23AWG, U/UTP, LSZH Jkt, Indoor

CAT 6A 4PR x 23AWG U/UTP, Solid Bare Copper Conductors, PE Insulation, LSZH Jacket, Indoor

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Horizontal and building backbone cable; Support current and future Cat. 6a and 6 applications such as; 10GBase-T (10 Gigabit Ethernet), 1000Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet), 100 Base-T, 10 Base-T, FDDI and ATM
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Physical Characteristics (Overall)

23SolidBC - Bare Copper
Conductor Count: 8
Total Number of Pairs: 4
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene1.14 mm
Color Chart
Pair 1White / Blue
Pair 2White / Orange & Orange
Pair 3White / Green & Green
Pair 4White / Brown & Brown
4 pairs twisted together + cross web of polyolefin + overlapping polyester foil over cable coreCentral Spline
Outer Shield
Outer Jacket
MaterialNominal DiameterDiameter +/- ToleranceRipcord
LSZH - Low Smoke Zero Halogen (Flame Retardant)7.30.3 mmYes

Construction and Dimensions

Min Elongation at Breakof Conductors: 10 %
Min Elongation at Breakof Insulation: 100 %
Min Elongation at Breakof Jacket: 100 %
Min Tensile Strength of Jacket: 9 MPa

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCRMax DCR Unbalanced Between Pairs [%]Max. DCR Unbalanced Within Pair [%]
95 Ohm/km4 %2 %
Max. Capacitance UnbalanceMax. Mutual Capacitance
160 pF/100m56 pF/m
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
100 Ohm
Max. DelayMax. Delay Skew
538 ns/100m45 ns/100m
High Frequency
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)Min. NEXT [dB]Min. PSNEXT [dB]Min. ACRF (ELFEXT) [dB]Min. PSACRF (PSELFEXT) [dB]Min. RL (Return Loss) [dB]Min. PSANEXTMin. PSAACRFMin. TCL [dB]Min. ELTCTL [dB]
1 MHz2.1 dB/100m75.3 dB72.3 dB68.0 dB65.0 dB20.0 dB67.0 dB67.0 dB40.0 dB35.0 dB
4 MHz3.8 dB/100m66.3 dB63.3 dB56.0 dB53.0 dB23.0 dB67.0 dB66.2 dB34.0 dB23.0 dB
10 MHz5.9 dB/100m60.3 dB57.3 dB48.0 dB45.0 dB25.0 dB67.0 dB58.2 dB30.0 dB15.0 dB
16 MHz7.5 dB/100m57.2 dB54.2 dB43.9 dB40.9 dB25.0 dB67.0 dB54.1 dB28.0 dB10.9 dB
31.2 MHz10.5 dB/100m52.9 dB49.9 dB38.1 dB35.1 dB23.6 dB67.0 dB48.3 dB25.1 dB
62.5 MHz15.0 dB/100m48.4 dB45.4 dB32.1 dB29.1 dB21.5 dB65.6 dB42.3 dB22.0 dB
100 MHz19.1 dB/100m45.3 dB42.3 dB28.0 dB25.0 dB20.1 dB62.5 dB38.2 dB22.0 dB
125 MHz21.5 dB/100m43.8 dB40.8 dB26.1 dB23.1 dB19.4 dB61.0 dB36.3 dB19.0 dB
200 MHz27.6 dB/100m40.8 dB37.8 dB22.0 dB19.0 dB18.0 dB58.0 dB32.2 dB17.0 dB
250 MHz31.1 dB/100m39.3 dB36.3 dB20.0 dB17.0 dB17.3 dB56.5 dB30.2 dB16.0 dB
300 MHz34.3 dB/100m38.1 dB35.1 dB18.5 dB15.5 dB17.3 dB55.3 dB28.7 dB
500 MHz45.3 dB/100m34.8 dB31.8 dB14.0 dB11.0 dB17.3 dB52.0 dB24.2 dB
600 MHz50.1 dB/100m33.6 dB30.6 dB12.4 dB9.4 dB17.3 dB50.8 dB22.6 dB
650 MHz52.3 dB/100m33.1 dB30.1 dB11.7 dB8.7 dB17.3 dB50.3 dB21.9 dB
Table Notes: Limits below 1MHZ, and at 600MHz & 650MHz are for information only
Voltage Rating [V]
Max. 72 V DC

Temperature Range

Installation Temperature Range: 0°C To +50°C
Operating Temperature Range: -20°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 52 kg/km
Max. Pull Tension: 80 N
Min. Bend Radius During Installation: 50 mm


ISO/IEC Compliance: IEC 61156-5(2009), ISO/IEC 11801(2017)
Data Category: Category 6A
TIA/EIA Compliance: TIA 568.2-D
IEEE Compliance: PoE: IEEE 802.3bt Type 1, Type 2, Type 3, Type 4

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

IEC Flammability: 60332-3-22 (Category A)
IEC 60754-1 - Halogen Amount: Zero
IEC 60754-2 - Halogen Acid Gas Amount - Max. Conductivity: 10 µS/mm
IEC 60754-2 - Halogen Acid Gas Amount - Min. pH: 4.3
IEC 61034-2 - Smoke Density Min. Transmittance: 60%

Related Part Numbers

Item #ColorLength
10GA22 010305MBlack305 m
10GA22 006305MBlue305 m
10GA22 008305MGray305 m
10GA22 009305MWhite305 m
Footnote: *Ordering stock code will be created at the time of placing the order and the stock code will include cable part code, outer jacket color & putup length.

Product Notes

Notes: Electrical values are expected performance based on cable testing and representative performance within a typical Belden system.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.56 Revision Date: 04-08-2022
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