Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

1700A - CAT5E+ Horizontal Bonded-Pair, 4pr, UTP, LS-PVC Jkt, CMR

1700A-CAT5E+ Horizontal Bonded-Pair

CAT5e+ (350MHz), 4-Bonded-Pair, U/UTP-unshielded, Riser-CMR, Premise Horizontal cable, 24 AWG solid bare copper conductors, polyolefin insulation, ripcord, PVC jacket

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Riser
Suitable Applications: Premise Horizontal Cable, Gigabit Ethernet, 100BaseTX, 100BaseVG ANYLAN, 155ATM, 622ATM, NTSC/PAL Component or Composite Video, AES/EBU, Digital Video, RS-422, Noisy Environments ^ US Patent #'s 5606151; 5734126, CMR, Riser

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
24SolidBC - Bare Copper4
Conductor Count: 8
Total Number of Pairs: 4
AWG Size: 24
PO - Polyolefin
Color Chart
1White/Blue Stripe & Blue
2White/Orange Stripe & Orange
3White/Green Stripe & Green
4White/Brown Stripe & Brown
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.202 inYes

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCRMax. DCR Unbalance
9 Ohm/100m3 %
Max. Capacitance UnbalanceNom.Mutual Capacitance
66 pF/100m15 pF/ft
Max. DelayMax. Delay SkewNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
@ 100 MHz 537.6 ns/100m25 ns/100m70 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)Min. PSNEXT [dB]Min. PSACR [dB]Min. PSACRF (PSELFEXT) [dB]Min. RL (Return Loss) [dB]Max./Min. Input Impedance (unFitted)Max./Min. Fitted ImpedanceMin. TCL [dB]Min. ELTCTL [dB]
1 MHz2.0 dB/100m69.3 dB67.3 dB65.8 dB20.0 dB100 ± 12 Ohm105 ± 10 Ohm40.0 dB35.0 dB
4 MHz4.0 dB/100m60.3 dB56.3 dB53.8 dB23.0 dB100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm40.0 dB23.0 dB
8 MHz5.7 dB/100m55.8 dB50.1 dB47.7 dB24.5 dB100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm40.0 dB16.9 dB
10 MHz6.4 dB/100m54.3 dB47.9 dB45.8 dB25.0 dB100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm40.0 dB15.0 dB
16 MHz8.1 dB/100m51.2 dB43.1 dB41.7 dB25.0 dB100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm38.0 dB10.9 dB
20 MHz9.1 dB/100m49.8 dB40.7 dB39.8 dB25.0 dB100 ± 12 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm37.0 dB9.0 dB
25 MHz10.2 dB/100m48.3 dB38.2 dB37.8 dB25.0 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm36.0 dB7.0 dB
31.25 MHz11.4 dB/100m46.9 dB35.5 dB35.9 dB25.0 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm35.1 dB
62.5 MHz16.4 dB/100m42.4 dB26.0 dB29.9 dB25.0 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm32.0 dB
100 MHz21.0 dB/100m39.3 dB18.3 dB25.8 dB25.0 dB100 ± 15 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm30.0 dB
155 MHz26.6 dB/100m36.4 dB9.8 dB22.0 dB19.0 dB100 ± 18 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm28.1 dB
200 MHz30.4 dB/100m34.8 dB4.4 dB19.8 dB19.0 dB100 ± 18 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm27.0 dB
250 MHz34.4 dB/100m32.3 dB17.8 dB18.0 dB100 ± 20 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm26.0 dB
300 MHz38.0 dB/100m28.1 dB14.3 dB18.0 dB100 ± 20 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm
350 MHz41.4 dB/100m27.1 dB12.9 dB17.0 dB100 ± 20 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm
400 MHz44.5 dB/100m26.3 dB11.8 dB17.0 dB100 ± 22 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm
450 MHz47.6 dB/100m25.5 dB10.7 dB17.0 dB100 ± 22 Ohm100 ± 10 Ohm
UL Voltage Rating
300V RMS

Temperature Range

Installation Temp Range: 0°C To +50°C
UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Storage Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 22 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 40 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 0.5 in
Min Bend Radius/Installation: 2.0 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMR
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMR
ISO/IEC Compliance: 11801 ed 2.1 (2008) Class D
CPR Euroclass: Eca
Data Category: Category 5e
ANSI Compliance: S-90-661-2012 Category 5e, ANSI/NEMA WC-63.1 Category 5e
Telecommunications Standards: ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 Category 5e
IEEE Specification: POE per 802.3af & POE+ per 802.3at-2009
Third Party Performance Verification: Category 5e

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2002/96/EC (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/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: Yes
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU REACH SVHC Compliance (yyyy-mm-dd): 2017-07-10
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Aerial: No
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Non-Halogenated: No
Suitability - Oil Resistance: No
Suitability - Outdoor: No
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: No

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT4
UL Flammability: UL 1666 Riser
ISO/IEC Flammability: 60332-1

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 1701A
Item #ColorFootnote
1700A 0101000BLACKC
1700A 010U1000BLACK
1700A 0061640BLUEC
1700A 0063000BLUEC
1700A 006U1000BLUE
1700A 008U1000GRAY
1700A F2V1000GRAYC
1700A F2V3000GRAYC
1700A F2VU1000GRAY
1700A 0051000GREENC
1700A 005U1000GREEN
1700A 0031000ORANGEC
1700A 003U1000ORANGE
1700A B021000PURPLEC
1700A B02U1000PURPLE
1700A 0021000REDC
1700A 0023000REDC
1700A 002U1000RED
1700A 0091000WHITEC
1700A 0093000WHITEC
1700A 009U1000WHITEC
1700A 004U1000YELLOW
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: Values above 350 MHz are for Engineering Information Only. Print Includes Descending Footage Markings from Max. Put-Up Length to 0.
Date: 2004-01-01