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1353A - Digital Audio Cable, 2 Conductor 24 AWG, BC, CMR

Analog/Digital Audio Cable, Riser-CMR, 1-24 AWG stranded bare copper bonded-pair, polyolefin insulation, PVC jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Field Deployable Cat 5e Patch, CobraNet, eSnake, Ethersound, Digital Audio over Ethernet

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Pairs
247x32BC - Bare Copper0.022 in1
Conductor Count: 2
Total Number of Pairs: 1
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PP - Polypropylene0.041 in0.0085 in
Color Chart
1White/Brown Stripe & Brown
Outer Shield Material
No Shield
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.126 in0.022 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCRMax. DCR Unbalance
90 Ohm/km3 %
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Conductor
14.5 pF/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
100 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]
1 MHz
4 MHz
6 MHz
8 MHz
10 MHz
12 MHz
16 MHz
20 MHz
25 MHz
31.25 MHz
62.5 MHz
100 MHz
Max. DelayNominal Delay
510 ns/100m510 ns/100m
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)Min. RL (Return Loss) [dB]Min. SRL (Structural Return Loss)Max./Min. Fitted Impedance
1 MHz2.4 dB/100m20 dB23 dB105 ± 15
4 MHz4.9 dB/100m23 dB23 dB100 ± 15
6 MHz6 dB/100m100 ± 15
8 MHz6.9 dB/100m24.5 dB23 dB100 ± 15
10 MHz7.8 dB/100m25 dB23 dB100 ± 15
12 MHz8.4 dB/100m100 ± 15
16 MHz9.9 dB/100m25 dB23 dB100 ± 15
20 MHz11.1 dB/100m25 dB23 dB100 ± 15
25 MHz12.5 dB/100m24.3 dB22 dB100 ± 15
31.25 MHz14.1 dB/100m23.6 dB21 dB100 ± 15
62.5 MHz20.4 dB/100m21.5 dB18 dB100 ± 15
100 MHz26.4 dB/100m20.1 dB16 dB100 ± 15
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 8 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 18 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.5 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMR
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMG
IEC Compliance: 11801 Category 5e Patch
CPR Euroclass: Eca
TIA/EIA Compliance: 568-B.2 Category 5e Patch
Other Compliance: NEMA WC-63.1 Category 5, ICEA 661, Category 5e Patch, TIA/EI-568-B.2, Category 5e

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor - Riser
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/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: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2007-03-15
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1666 Riser
CSA Flammability: FT4
IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1353A 010500BlackReel500 ft612825112600
1353A 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825112594
1353A 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825112587
1353A 006U1000Blue, LightUnReel1,000 ft612825112549
1353A 001U1000BrownUnReel1,000 ft612825112501
1353A 008U1000GrayUnReel1,000 ft612825112563
1353A N3UU1000Green, MilUnReel1,000 ft612825112495
1353A 003U1000OrangeUnReel1,000 ft612825112525
1353A 002U1000RedUnReel1,000 ft612825112518
1353A 007U1000VioletUnReel1,000 ft612825112556
1353A 009U1000WhiteUnReel1,000 ft612825112570
1353A 004U1000YellowUnReel1,000 ft612825112532

Product Notes

Notes: EtherNet/IP is a trademark of ControlNet Internation, Ltd. under license by Open DeviceNet Vendor Association, Inc. Operating temperatures are subject to length de-rating.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.319 Revision Date: 06-24-2020
Date: 2007-03-15
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