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1583EPE - Category 5e Cable, 4 Pair, U/UTP, PE Outdoor

Category 5e Premise Horizontal Cable (100MHz), 4-Pair, 24 AWG solid bare copper conductors, U/UTP, Polyethylene insulation, PE jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Horizontal and building backbone cable; Support current and future Category 5e applications, such as: 1000Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet), 100 Base-T, 10 Base-T, FDDI, ATM, suitable for outdoor use

Construction Details

ElementSizeStrandingMaterialNumber of Pairs
Individual Pair24SolidBC - Bare Copper4
ElementMaterialNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
Individual PairPE - Polyethylene0.9 mm (0.035 in)White/Blue & Blue, White/Green & Green, White/Orange & Orange, White/Brown & Brown
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PE - Polyethylene4.7 mm (0.19 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.
40 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]Min. TCL [dB]Min. ELTCTL [dB]
12.1 dB/100m65.362.363.260.26461204035
44 dB/100m56.353.352.3249.35249233423
106.3 dB/100m50.347.344414441253015
168 dB/100m47.
209 dB/100m45.842.836.833.8383525279
31.2511.4 dB/100m42.939.931.528.534.131.523.625.15.5
62.516.5 dB/100m38.435.421.918.928.125.121.522
10021.3 dB/100m35.332.31411242120.120
Table Notes: Limits below 4 MHz are for information only. Reference standard: IEC 61156-5
Voltage Rating
72 V DC

Mechanical Characteristics

-30°C To +60°C0°C To +50°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
40 mm (1.6 in)
Max. Pull Tension: 65 N (15 lbf)
Bulk Cable Weight: 27 kg/km (18 lbs/1000ft)

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Outdoor
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Fca
IEEE Compliance: PoE: IEEE 802.3bt Type 1, Type 2, Type 3
Data Category: Category 5e
ISO/IEC Compliance: ISO/IEC 11801-1
CENELEC Compliance: EN 50173-1, Segregation class according EN50174-2 = a

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: 0.251 Revision Date: 04-12-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthEAN
1583EPE.00100BlackReel100 m8719605002600
1583EPE.00250BlackReel250 m8719605002624
1583EPE.00305BlackReel305 m8719605002631
1583EPE.00U305BlackUnReel305 m8719605002655
1583EPE.00500BlackReel500 m8719605002648
1583EPE.001000BlackReel1,000 m8719605002617
Date: 2015-08-12
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