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1302E - CatSnake® Category 6A Cable, 4 Pair, S/FTP, PVC

CatSnake® Category 6A Cable, 4 Pair, 24 AWG Stranded Bare Copper Conductors, S/FTP Shielded, PVC Jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Category 6A Patch, Horizontal and Backbone Cable, CobraNEt, eSnake, Ethersound, Digital audio over Ethernet; Ethernet up to 10GBASE-T
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Construction Details

AWGStrandingMaterialNumber of Pairs
247x32BC - Bare Copper4
ElementMaterialNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Individual shielded pairPO - Polyolefin (Foam)1.4White & Blue, White & Orange, White & Green, White & Brown
Bonded-Pair: No
Inner Shield Material
ElementShield TypeMaterialCoverage
Individual shielded pairTapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%
Outer Shield Material
BraidTinned Copper (TC)80%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride7.9 mm

Electrical Characteristics

Max. Conductor DCRMax. DCR UnbalanceMax. DCR Unbalanced Between Pairs [%]Max. Capacitance UnbalanceMax. Mutual CapacitanceNom. Mutual CapacitanceMax. Current
95 Ohm/km2%4%1,600 pF/m56 pF/m17 pF/ft1.5 A
Max. DelayMax. Delay SkewNom. Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
534 ns/100m25 ns/100m77%
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]Min. PSANEXTMin. PSAACRFMin. TCL [dB]Min. ELTCTL [dB]
1 MHz2.5 dB/100m75.3 dB72.3 dB72.8 dB69.8 dB68 dB65 dB20 dB67 dB67 dB40 dB35 dB
4 MHz4.6 dB/100m66.3 dB63.3 dB61.7 dB58.7 dB56 dB53 dB23 dB67 dB66.2 dB34 dB23 dB
10 MHz7.1 dB/100m60.3 dB57.3 dB53.2 dB50.2 dB48 dB45 dB25 dB67 dB58.2 dB30 dB15 dB
16 MHz9 dB/100m57.2 dB54.2 dB48.3 dB45.3 dB43.9 dB40.9 dB25 dB67 dB54.1 dB28 dB10.9 dB
31.2 MHz12.6 dB/100m52.9 dB49.9 dB50.4 dB47.3 dB38.1 dB35.1 dB23.6 dB67 dB48.3 dB25.1 dB5.1 dB
62.5 MHz18 dB/100m48.4 dB45.4 dB30.4 dB27.4 dB32.1 dB9.1 dB21.5 dB65.6 dB42.3 dB22 dB
100 MHz23 dB/100m45.3 dB42.3 dB22.3 dB19.3 dB28 dB25 dB20.1 dB62.5 dB38.2 dB20 dB
125 MHz25.8 dB/100m43.8 dB40.8 dB18 dB15 dB26.1 dB23.1 dB19.4 dB61 dB36.3 dB19 dB
200 MHz33.1 dB/100m40.8 dB37.8 dB7.7 dB4.7 dB22 dB19 dB18 dB58 dB32.2 dB17 dB
250 MHz37.3 dB/100m39.3 dB36.3 dB2 dB-1 dB20 dB17 dB17.3 dB56.5 dB30.2 dB16 dB
300 MHz41.1 dB/100m38.1 dB35.1 dB-3 dB-6 dB18.5 dB15.5 dB17.3 dB55.3 dB28.7 dB
500 MHz54.3 dB/100m34.8 dB31.8 dB-19.5 dB-22.5 dB14 dB11 dB17.3 dB52 dB24.2 dB
Table Notes: Reference standard: ISO/IEC 61156-6 ed. 3.0 (2010)

Mechanical Characteristics

-30°C To +60°C0°C To +50°C-30°C To +60°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
64 mm
Max. Pull Tension: 16.9 lbs
Bulk Cable Weight: 46.9 lbs

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor
Flammability / Fire Resistance: IEC 60332-1-2
ICEA Compliance: S-116-732-2013
IEEE Compliance: IEEE 802.3bt Type 1, Type 2, Type 3, Type 4
NEMA Compliance: ANSI/NEMA WC-66
Data Category: Category 6A
TIA/EIA Compliance: ANSI/TIA-568.2-D Category 5e
Cenelec Compliance: EN 50173-1:2018, Segregation class according EN50174-2=c
European Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2015/863/EU, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE), REACH: 2020-01-16
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC/EAN
1302E.00152BlackReel152 m8719605000873
1302E.00305BlackReel305 m8719605000897
1302E.009999BlackReel499 m8719605000910
1302E 010500BlackReel500 ft612825381631
1302E.00500BlackReel500 m8719605000903
1302E 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825381778
1302E 0101640BlackReel1,640 ft612825381761
1302E.003000BlackReel3,000 m8719605000880

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: 0.435 Revision Date: 12-23-2020
Date: 2014-11-27
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