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1302E - CATSNAKE Category 6A Cable, 4 Pair, S/FTP, PVC jacket


Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Field deployable CAT6a patch horizontal and building backbone cable; CobraNEt, eSnake, Ethersound, Digital audio over Ethernet; Support current and future Category 6A and 6 applications, such as: 10GBase - T(10 Gigabit Ethernet), 1000 Base - T (Gigabit Ethernet), 100 Base - T, 10 Base - T, FDDI, ATM; Compatible connectors Belden R301601 000S1 (T568A) and R301602 000S1 (T568B)

Construction Details

ElementSizeStrandingMaterialNumber of PairsNumber of Element
Individual Shielded Pair24 AWG7x32BC - Bare Copper48
ElementMaterialNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Individual Shielded PairPE - Polyethylene (Foam)1.4 mm (0.055 in)White & Blue, White & Orange, White & Green, White & Brown
Cable Core
4 pairs twisted together
Inner Shield
ElementShield TypeMaterialCoverage
Individual Shielded PairTapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%
Table Notes: Aluminum facing outside
Outer Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
BraidTinned Copper (TC)80%26 AWG (Solid) TC
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride7.9 mm (0.31 in)
Table Notes: Matte Finish
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 7.9 mm (0.31 in)

Electrical Characteristics

Max. Conductor DCRMax. Mutual CapacitanceMax. Capacitance UnbalanceNom. Characteristic Impedance
95 Ohm/km (29 Ohm/1000ft)56 pF/m (17 pF/ft)160 pF/100m100 Ohm
Max. Delay SkewNom. Velocity of Prop.
25 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]
12.5 dB/100m75.372.372.869.868652067674035
44.6 dB/100m66.363.361.758.75653236766.23423
107.1 dB/100m60.357.353.250.24845256758.23015
169 dB/100m57.254.248.345.343.940.9256754.12810.9
31.212.6 dB/100m52.949.950.447.338.135.123.66748.325.15.1
62.518 dB/100m48.445.430.427.432.19.121.565.642.322
10023 dB/100m45.342.322.319.3282520.162.538.220
12525.8 dB/100m43.840.8181526.123.119.46136.319
20033.1 dB/100m40.837.87.74.72219185832.217
25037.3 dB/100m39.336.32-1201717.356.530.216
30041.1 dB/100m38.135.1-3-618.515.517.355.328.7
50054.3 dB/100m34.831.8-19.5-22.5141117.35224.2
Table Notes: Reference standard: IEC 61156-6
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

Mechanical Characteristics

-30°C To +60°C0°C To +50°C-30°C To +60°C
Trailing/Flexing Properties
MotionNumber of CyclesRadiusSpeedAccelerationTraverse Length
Trailing/Bending2,000,00080 mm5 m/s5 m/s²5 m
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
32 mm (1.3 in)64 mm (2.5 in)
Max. Pull Tension: 75 N (17 lbf)
Bulk Cable Weight: 50 kg/km (34 lbs/1000ft)

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor/Outdoor, Indoor
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: IEC 60332-1
IEEE Compliance: PoE: 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
ISO/IEC Compliance: ISO/IEC 11801-1, IEC 61156-6
CENELEC Compliance: EN 50173-1, Segregation class according EN50174-2 = c
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, REACH

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: 0.485 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

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
Date: 2014-11-27
High Performance Shielded CatSnake™ Cat 6A Cable
Description: Belden launches a range of high performance Shielded CatSnake™ Cat 6A cables for use in studios and in tactical field deployable audio/data installations.
Version: PB 135E
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