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10GXE73 - 10GX Category 6A Enhanced Cable, 2 x 4 Pair, U/FTP, LSZH Indoor CPR Dca

Category 6A Enhanced Premise Horizontal Cable (625MHz), 2 x 4-Pair, 23 AWG Solid Bare Copper conductors, U/FTP, Foam Polyethylene insulation, each pair with Beldfoil® shield, AWG 26 solid tinned copper drainwire, LSZH jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Horizontal and building backbone cable; Support current and future Category 6A and 6 applications, such as: 10GBase-T (10 Gigabit Ethernet), 1000Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet), 100 Base-T, 10 Base-T, FDDI, ATM
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Construction Details

SizeStrandingMaterialNumber of PairsNumber of Element
23 AWGSolidBC - Bare Copper816
MaterialNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)1.32 mm (0.0520 in)White / Blue, White / Orange, White / Green, White / Brown
Cable Core
2 twisted insulated conductors with overall foil, 4 pairs all twisted together with AWG 26 tinned copper drain wire
Inner Shield
ElementShield TypeMaterialCoverage
Individual Shielded PairTapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%
Table Notes: Aluminum facing outside
Outer Shield
Drainwire Type
26 AWG (Solid) TC
Table Notes: Aluminium facing outside
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. DiameterRipcord
LSZH - Low Smoke Zero Halogen (Flame Retardant)6.9 mm (0.27 in)Yes
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 6.9 mm (0.27 in)

Electrical Characteristics

Max. Conductor DCRMax. Mutual CapacitanceMax. Capacitance UnbalanceNom. Characteristic Impedance
95 Ohm/km56 pF/m (17 pF/ft)160 pF/100m100 Ohm
Max. Delay SkewNom. Velocity of Prop.
45 ns/100m77%
High Frequency
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)Min. NEXT [dB]Min. PSNEXT [dB]Min. ACR [dB]Min. PSACR [dB]Min. ACRF (ELFEXT) [dB]Min. PSACRF (PSELFEXT) [dB]Min. RL (Return Loss) [dB]Min. PSANEXT [dB]Min. PSAACRF [dB]Min. TCL [dB]Min. ELTCTL [dB]
12.1 dB/100m75.372.373.270.268652067674035
43.8 dB/100m66.363.362.559.55653236766.23423
105.9 dB/100m60.357.354.451.44845256758.23015
167.5 dB/100m57.254.249.846.843.940.9256754.12810.9
31.210.5 dB/100m52.949.942.439.438.135.123.66748.325.15.1
62.515 dB/100m48.445.433.430.432.129.121.565.642.322
10019.1 dB/100m45.342.326.223.2282520.162.538.220
12521.5 dB/100m43.840.822.319.326.123.119.46136.319
20027.6 dB/100m40.837.813.210.22219185832.217
25031.1 dB/100m39.336.38.35.3201717.356.530.216
30034.3 dB/100m38.
50045.3 dB/100m34.831.8-10.4-13.4141117.35224.2
62551.2 dB/100m33.430.4-17.8-20.812.19.117.350.622.3
Table Notes: Limits below 4 MHz and at 625 MHz are for information only. Reference standard: IEC 61156-5
Transfer Impedance
FrequencyMax. Transfer Impedance
1 MhzMax. 50 mOhm/m
10 MhzMax. 100 mOhm/m
30 MhzMax. 200 mOhm/m
100 MhzMax. 1000 mOhm/m
Transfer Impedance Class: Grade 2
Screening Class: Type Ib
Table Notes: Coupling Attenuation
Voltage Rating
72 V DC

Mechanical Characteristics

-30°C to +60°C0°C To +50°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
29 mm (1.1 in)57 mm
Max. Pull Tension: 79 N (18 lbf)
Bulk Cable Weight: 44 kg/km

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Euroclass Dca
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: IEC 60332-1-2
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Dca-s2,d1,a1
IEEE Compliance: PoE: IEEE 802.3bt Type 1, Type 2, Type 3, Type 4
Data Category: Category 6A
TIA/EIA Compliance: ANSI/TIA 568.2-D
ISO/IEC Compliance: ISO/IEC 11801-1, IEC 61034-2 - Smoke Density Min Transmittance = 60%
CENELEC Compliance: EN 50173-1, Segregation class according EN50174-2 = d
European Halogen Free Standards: IEC 62821-1 Halogen Free Compliance = Yes, IEC 60754-1 - Halogen Amount = Zero, IEC 60754-2 - Halogen Acid Gas Amount - Max. Conductivity = 2.5 µS/mm, IEC 60754-2 - Halogen Acid Gas Amount - Min. pH = 4.3
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark

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: 0.216 Revision Date: 04-12-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthEAN
10GXE73.08500GrayReel500 m8719605000514
Date: 2014-09-17
Copper Ordering Guide_BDC_0616_E_EMEA_update_LowRes_Original_113668.pdf
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