Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

1701A - CAT5E+ Horizontal Bonded-Pair, 4pr, UTP, LS-PVC Jkt, CMP

1701A-CAT5E+ Horizontal Bonded-Pair

CAT5e+ (350MHz), 4-Bonded-pairs, U/UTP-unshielded, Plenum-CMP, Premise Horizontal cable, 24 AWG solid bare copper conductors, FEP insulation, ripcord, Flamarrest® PVC jacket.

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Plenum
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

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
24SolidBC - Bare Copper4
Conductor Count: 8
Total Number of Pairs: 4
AWG Size: 24
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene
Color Chart
1White/Blue Stripe & Blue
2White/Orange Stripe & Orange
3White/Green Stripe & Green
4White/Brown Stripe & Brown
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal DiameterRipcord
LS PVC - Low Smoke Polyvinyl ChlorideFlamarrest®0.195 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/100m72 %
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: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMP
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): 2005-01-01
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: FT6
UL Flammability: NFPA 262 Plenum (UL 910)
CSA Flammability: FT6

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): Yes
Non-Plenum Number: 1700A
Item #ColorFootnote
1701A 0101000BLACK
1701A 010U1000BLACKC
1701A D151000BLUEC
1701A D153000BLUEC
1701A D15U1000BLUE
1701A 0081000GRAYC
1701A 008U1000GRAY
1701A 0051000GREENC
1701A 005U1000GREEN
1701A 8771000NaturalC
1701A 8773000NaturalC
1701A 877U1000Natural
1701A 0031000ORANGEC
1701A 003U1000ORANGE
1701A B021000PURPLEC
1701A B02U1000PURPLE
1701A 0021000REDC
1701A 002U1000RED
1701A 0091000WHITEC
1701A 009U1000WHITE
1701A 0041000YELLOWC
1701A 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: 2005-01-01