Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

2149A - Category 6 Indoor/Outdoor CMR/CMX F/UTP Cable

CAT6+ (350MHz), 4-Pair, F/UTP-Foil Shielded, Riser-CMR-CMX Outdoor, Premise Horizontal Cable, 23 AWG Solid Bare Copper Conductors, Polyolefin Insulation, Patented X-Spline, Overall Beldfoil Shield, PVC Jacket

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor/Outdoor
Suitable Applications: OSP-Outdoor, Networking Horizontal Cable, HDBaseT, 1000Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet), 100Base-T (Fast Ethernet), 10Base-T (Ethernet), 100BaseVG, ANYLAN, 155ATM, 622ATM, ANSI.X3.263 FDDI TP-PMD, NTSC/PAL Component or Composite Video, AES/EBU, Digital Video RS-422, Noisy Environments

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
23SolidBC - Bare Copper4
Conductor Count: 8
Total Number of Pairs: 4
Conductor Size: 23 AWG
Insulation
Material
3 x PO - Polyolefin, 1 x FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene
Color Chart
NumberColor
1White/Blue Stripe and Blue
2White/Orange Stripe and Orange
3White/Green Stripe and Green
4White/Brown Stripe and Brown
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeAluminum/PolyesterBeldfoil®100 %TC - Tinned Copper24
Aluminum/Polyester
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.296 inNo

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCRMax. DCR Unbalance
93.8 Ohm/km5 %
Capacitance
Max. Capacitance UnbalanceNom.Mutual Capacitance
330 pF/100m14 pF/ft
Shielding: F/UTP - Overall Foil
Delay
Frequency [MHz]Max. DelayMax. Delay SkewNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
100 MHz537.6 ns/100m45 ns/100m68 %
High Freq
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]Max./Min. Input Impedance (unFitted)Min. TCL [dB]Min. ELTCTL [dB]
0.772 MHz1.8 dB/100m77.0 dB77.0 dB75.2 dB76.2 dB73.0 dB70.0 dB19.4 dB100 +/- 1540.0 dB37.2 dB
1 MHz2.0 dB/100m75.3 dB75.3 dB73.3 dB74.3 dB70.8 dB67.8 dB20.0 dB100 +/- 1540.0 dB35.0 dB
4 MHz3.7 dB/100m66.3 dB66.3 dB62.6 dB63.6 dB58.8 dB55.8 dB23.0 dB100 +/- 1540.0 dB23.0 dB
8 MHz5.2 dB/100m61.8 dB61.8 dB56.6 dB57.6 dB52.7 dB49.7 dB24.5 dB100 +/- 1540.0 dB16.9 dB
10 MHz5.8 dB/100m60.3 dB60.3 dB54.5 dB55.5 dB50.8 dB47.8 dB25.0 dB100 +/- 1540.0 dB15.0 dB
16 MHz7.4 dB/100m57.2 dB57.2 dB49.9 dB50.9 dB46.7 dB43.7 dB25.0 dB100 +/- 1538.0 dB10.9 dB
20 MHz8.3 dB/100m55.8 dB55.8 dB47.5 dB48.5 dB44.8 dB41.8 dB25.0 dB100 +/- 1537.0 dB9.0 dB
25 MHz9.3 dB/100m54.3 dB54.3 dB45.1 dB46.1 dB42.8 dB39.8 dB24.3 dB100 +/- 1536.0 dB7.0 dB
31.25 MHz10.4 dB/100m52.9 dB52.9 dB42.5 dB43.5 dB40.9 dB37.9 dB23.6 dB100 +/- 1535.1 dB5.1 dB
62.5 MHz15.0 dB/100m48.4 dB48.4 dB33.4 dB34.4 dB34.9 dB31.9 dB21.5 dB100 +/- 1532.0 dB
100 MHz19.3 dB/100m45.3 dB45.3 dB26.0 dB27.0 dB30.8 dB27.8 dB20.1 dB100 +/- 1530.0 dB
155 MHz24.6 dB/100m42.4 dB42.4 dB17.9 dB18.9 dB27.0 dB24.0 dB19.5 dB100 +/- 2228.1 dB
200 MHz28.3 dB/100m40.8 dB40.8 dB12.5 dB13.5 dB24.8 dB21.8 dB18.7 dB100 +/- 2227.0 dB
250 MHz32.1 dB/100m39.3 dB39.3 dB7.2 dB8.2 dB22.8 dB19.8 dB18.0 dB100 +/- 3226.0 dB
300 MHz35.6 dB/100m38.1 dB36.1 dB2.5 dB1.5 dB21.3 dB18.3 dB17.5 dB100 +/- 3225.2 dB
350 MHz38.9 dB/100m37.1 dB35.1 dB19.9 dB16.9 dB17.0 dB100 +/- 3224.6 dB
400 MHz42.0 dB/100m36.3 dB34.3 dB18.8 dB15.8 dB16.6 dB100 +/- 3224.0 dB
450 MHz45.0 dB/100m35.5 dB33.5 dB17.7 dB14.7 dB16.2 dB100 +/- 3223.5 dB
500 MHz47.9 dB/100m34.8 dB32.8 dB16.8 dB13.8 dB15.9 dB100 +/- 3223.0 dB
550 MHz50.6 dB/100m34.2 dB32.2 dB16.0 dB13.0 dB15.6 dB100 +/- 3222.6 dB
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Installation Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C
UL Temp Rating: 90°C
Storage Temp Range: -40°C To +75°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Cold Bend Test: -40°C Compliance Per UL 1581
Bulk Cable Weight: 41 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 25 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.5 in
Min Bend Radius/Installation: 3.0 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CMR-CMX OUTDOOR OR CMG
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMR-CMX OUTDOOR OR CMG
ISO/IEC Compliance: 11801 ed 2.2 (2011) Class E
CPR Euroclass: Eca
Data Category: Category 6
ANSI Compliance: S-116-732-2013 Category 6, ANSI/NEMA WC-66 Category 6
Telecommunications Standards: ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 Category 6
IEEE Specification: IEEE 802.3bt Type 1, Type 2, Type 3, Type 4
Other Specification: Outdoor Use ANSI/ICEA S‐56‐434, Broadband Outdoor Use ANSI/ICEA S‐99‐689, Indoor/Outdoor Use ANSI/ICEA S‐100‐685
Third Party Performance Verification: Category 6

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): 2016-04-04
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Aerial: Yes - When supported by messenger wire
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Non-Halogenated: No
Suitability - Oil Resistance: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL 1666 Riser
CSA Flammability: FT4
ISO/IEC Flammability: 60332-1
IEEE Flammability: 1202 Vertical Tray
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 2413F / 1351A

Part Number

Non-Plenum Number: 2412F / 1352A
Variants
Item #Color
2149A 0101000Black
Patent: http://www.belden.com/p
Date: 2016-04-04
Belden-Copper-Catalog-2016.pdf
Copper-Structured-Cabling-Design-Guide.pdf