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121872A - DataTuff® Cat 6, 4 Bonded-Pr #23 Sol BC, PO Ins, PVC Jkt, AIA Armor, PVC Jkt, CMG CM


Industrial Ethernet Cat 6, 4 Bonded-Pair 23AWG (Solid) Bare Copper, PO Insulation, PVC Inner Jacket, Aluminum Interlock Armor, PVC Outer Jacket, CMG CM

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: harsh environment, IIoT, factory or process automation, IP cameras and devices, data communication, etc. exposure to rodent, crush, or cut through force,
Patent: This product has one or more applicable patents. More information on patents can be found at https://www.belden.com/patents.

Construction Details

Conductor
SizeStrandingMaterialNumber of Pairs
23 AWGSolidBC - Bare Copper4
Insulation
MaterialColor Code
PO - PolyolefinWhite/Blue Stripe & Blue, White/Orange Stripe & Orange, White/Green Stripe & Green, White/Brown Stripe & Brown
Bonded-Pair: Yes
Inner Jacket
MaterialNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.365 x 0.165 inYes
Armor
Armor Type & MaterialArmor ThicknessDiameter Over Armor
AIA - Aluminum Interlock Armor0.025 in (0.64 mm)0.625 in (15.9 mm)
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.725 in (18.4 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.725 in (18.4 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

Electricals
Max. Conductor DCRMax. Capacitance Unbalance
93.8 Ohm/km49.2 pF/ft
Delay
Max. DelayMax. Delay SkewNom. Velocity of Prop.
510 ns/100m25 ns/100m70%
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]Max./Min. Input Impedance (unFitted)Max./Min. Fitted Impedance
11.9 dB/100m74.372.372.470.467.864.820100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
43.7 dB/100m65.363.361.659.655.752.723100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
85.3 dB/100m60.358.855.553.549.746.724.5100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
105.9 dB/100m59.357.353.451.447.844.825100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 15 Ohm
167.5 dB/100m56.354.348.746.743.740.725100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 8 Ohm
208.4 dB/100m54.852.846.444.441.738.725100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 8 Ohm
259.5 dB/100m53.451.443.941.939.836.824.3100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 8 Ohm
31.2510.6 dB/100m51.949.941.239.237.934.923.6100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 8 Ohm
62.515.4 dB/100m47.445.4323031.828.821.5100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 8 Ohm
10019.8 dB/100m44.342.324.522.527.824.821100 ± 15 Ohm
15525.1 dB/100m41.539.516.314.323.920.921100 ± 15 Ohm
20029.0 dB/100m39.937.910.81021.718.721100 ± 15 Ohm
25032.8 dB/100m38.336.35.53.519.816.818100 ± 20 Ohm
30035.2 dB/100m37.234.20.7018.215.218100 ± 20 Ohm
31037.1 dB/100m36.934.9017.914.918100 ± 20 Ohm
35039.8 dB/100m36.234.216.913.917100 ± 22 Ohm
40043.0 dB/100m35.333.315.712.714100 ± 32 Ohm
50049.0 dB/100m33.831.813.810.814100 ± 32 Ohm
Voltage
UL Voltage RatingVoltage Rating
300 V (CM)300 V (CMG-HL)

Mechanical Characteristics

Temperature
UL TemperatureOperatingInstallationStorage
60°C-40°C To +75°C-25°C To +75°C-40°C To +85°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.
8.25 in (210 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 200 lbs (91 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 172 lbs/1000ft (256 kg/km)

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor, Outdoor, Sunlight Resistance, Oil Resistance, Aerial - When supported by messenger wire
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL 1685 (UL Loading), FT4, FT4, IEC 60332-1-2
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Eca; CPR UKCA Class: Eca
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 800, CM
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMG, HL, CMG-HL
IEEE Compliance: IEEE 802.3bt Type 1, Type 2, Type 3, Type 4
Data Category: Category 6
TIA/EIA Compliance: ANSI/TIA-568.2-D Category 6
European Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), REACH, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE), REACH: 2020-01-16
UK Regulation Compliance: UKCA Mark
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)

Product Notes

Notes: US Patent #'s 5606151; 5734126; 5821467 **Values above 350 MHz are information only. Operating temperatures are subject to length de-rating. Cable passes -40C Cold Bend per UL 1581.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.492 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Variants
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
121872A 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825109037
121872A J221000Blue, StrongReel1,000 ft612825109013
121872A 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825109020
Date: 2004-01-04
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