Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

1213 - CAT5e+ Horizontal, 4pr, UTP, LS-PVC Jkt, CMP

1213-CAT5e+ Horizontal, 4pr, UTP, L

CAT5e+ (350MHz), 4-Pair, U/UTP-unshielded, Plenum-CMP, Premise Horizontal cable, 24 AWG solid bare copper conductors, dual FRPO/FEP insulation, ripcord, Flamarrest® jacket

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Plenum
Suitable Applications: Premise Horizontal Cable, Gigabit Ethernet, 100BaseTX, 100BaseVG ANYLAN, 155ATM, 622ATM, NTSC/PAL Component or Composite Video, AES/EBU, Digital Video, RS-422

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
24SolidBC - Bare Copper4
Conductor Count: 8
Total Number of Pairs: 4
AWG Size: 24
FRPO/FEP - Flame Retardant Polyolefin/Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene
Color Chart
1White/Blue Stripe & Blue
2White/Orange Stripe & Orange
3White/Green Stripe & Green
4White/Brown Stripe & Brown
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal DiameterRipcord
LS PVC - Low Smoke Polyvinyl ChlorideFlamarrest®0.207 inYes

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCRMax. DCR Unbalance
8.9 Ohm/100m3 %
Max. Capacitance UnbalanceNom.Mutual Capacitance
330 pF/100m15 pF/ft
Max. DelayMax. Delay SkewNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
@ 100 MHz 537.6 ns/100m25 ns/100m72 %
High Freq
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]Max./Min. Input Impedance (unFitted)Max./Min. Fitted Impedance
1 MHz2.0 dB/100m70.3 dB69.3 dB68.3 dB67.3 dB67.8 dB65.8 dB20.0 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
4 MHz4.0 dB/100m61.3 dB60.3 dB57.3 dB56.3 dB55.8 dB53.8 dB23.0 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
8 MHz5.7 dB/100m56.8 dB55.8 dB51.1 dB50.1 dB49.7 dB47.7 dB24.5 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
10 MHz6.4 dB/100m55.3 dB54.3 dB48.9 dB47.9 dB47.8 dB45.8 dB25.0 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
16 MHz8.1 dB/100m52.2 dB51.2 dB44.1 dB43.1 dB43.7 dB41.7 dB25.0 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
20 MHz9.1 dB/100m50.8 dB49.8 dB41.7 dB40.7 dB41.8 dB39.8 dB25.0 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
25 MHz10.2 dB/100m49.3 dB48.3 dB39.1 dB38.1 dB39.8 dB37.8 dB24.3 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
31.25 MHz11.4 dB/100m47.9 dB46.9 dB36.4 dB35.4 dB37.9 dB35.9 dB23.6 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
62.5 MHz16.4 dB/100m43.4 dB42.4 dB27.0 dB26.0 dB31.9 dB29.9 dB21.5 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
100 MHz21.0 dB/100m40.3 dB39.3 dB19.3 dB18.3 dB27.8 dB25.8 dB20.1 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
155 MHz26.6 dB/100m37.4 dB36.4 dB10.9 dB9.9 dB24.0 dB22.0 dB18.8 dB100 ± 22 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
200 MHz30.5 dB/100m35.8 dB34.8 dB5.3 dB4.3 dB21.8 dB19.8 dB18.0 dB100 ± 22 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
250 MHz34.4 dB/100m34.3 dB33.3 dB-0.1 dB-1.1 dB19.8 dB17.8 dB17.3 dB100 ± 32 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
300 MHz38.0 dB/100m33.1 dB32.1 dB18.3 dB16.3 dB14.4 dB100 ± 32 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
350 MHz41.4 dB/100m32.1 dB31.1 dB16.9 dB14.9 dB13.8 dB100 ± 32 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
400 MHz44.6 dB/100m31.3 dB30.3 dB15.8 dB13.8 dB13.3 dB100 ± 32 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
450 MHz47.7 dB/100m30.5 dB29.5 dB14.7 dB12.7 dB12.8 dB100 ± 32 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
UL Voltage Rating
300V RMS

Temperature Range

Installation Temp Range: 0°C To +50°C
UL Temp Rating: 90°C
Storage Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 22 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 25 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.25 in
Min Bend Radius/Installation: 2.75 in


NEC Articles: 800
NEC/(UL) Specification: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMP
ISO/IEC Compliance: 11801 ed 2.2 (2011) Class D
CPR Euroclass: Eca
Data Category: Category 5e
ANSI Compliance: S-90-661-2012 Category 5e, ANSI/NEMA WC-63.1 Category 5e
Telecommunications Standards: ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 Category 5e
IEEE Specification: POE per 802.3af & POE+ per 802.3at-2009
Third Party Performance Verification: Category 5e

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2002/96/EC (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU: Yes
EU Directive Compliance: Yes
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU REACH SVHC Compliance (yyyy-mm-dd): 2017-07-10
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2011-12-09
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Aerial: No
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Non-Halogenated: No
Suitability - Oil Resistance: No
Suitability - Outdoor: No
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: No

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT6
UL Flammability: NFPA 262 Plenum (UL 910)
CSA Flammability: FT6

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): Yes
Non-Plenum Number: 1212
Item #ColorFootnote
1213 010U1000BLACK
1213 D151000BLUE
1213 D152500BLUE
1213 D15A1000BLUE
1213 D15U1000BLUE
1213 008U1000GRAY
1213 005U1000GREEN
1213 003U1000ORANGE
1213 012U1000Pink
1213 007U1000PURPLE
1213 0091000WHITEC
1213 009A1000WHITEC
1213 009U1000WHITE
1213 004U1000YELLOW
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: Values above 350 MHz are for Engineering Information Only. Print Includes Descending Footage/Meter Markings from Max. Put-Up Length to 0.
Date: 2011-12-09