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50106XU - 50106XU Industrial Cat6 Cable, U/UTP, 4 Pair, AWG 24 Stranded, PE/PVC, High-Flex

U/UTP, Category 6, 4-Pair, 24 AWG Stranded Bare Copper Conductors, Polyethylene Insulation, PVC Jacket, High Flexibility

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Interconnecting Industrial Ethernet Switches, IP controllers, media convertors, distributed control system, programmable logic controller and transmitting industrial protocol data signals. Suitable for transmitting 1000BASE‐TX Gigabit Ethernet, 100BASE‐T Fast Ethernet, 100BaseVG ANYLAN, 155ATM, 622ATM, RS‐422, 250MHz Category 6, EtherCAT. Stranded conductor highly applicable for flexible installation. These are highly durable & ruggedized cables for both indoor and outdoor use meeting IEC 60332‐1 flame rating.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

24StrandedBC - Bare Copper
Conductor Count: 8
Total Number of Pairs: 4
PO - Polyolefin
Color Chart
Pair 1White / Blue & Blue
Pair 2White / Orange & Orange
Pair 3White / Green & Green
Pair 4White / Brown & Brown
Outer Shield Material
No Shield
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride6.3 mm

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCRMax DCR Unbalanced Between Pairs [%]
93.8 Ohm/km5 %
Max. Capacitance UnbalanceNom.Mutual Capacitance
5,600 pF/100m330 pF/100m
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
100 Ohm
Max. DelayMax. Delay Skew
538 ns/100m45 ns/100m
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)Min. NEXT [dB]Min. PSNEXT [dB]Min. ACRF (ELFEXT) [dB]Min. PSACRF (PSELFEXT) [dB]Min. RL (Return Loss) [dB]
1 MHz2.4 dB/100m74.3 dB72.7 dB67.8 dB64.8 dB20 dB
4 MHz4.5 dB/100m65.3 dB63.3 dB55.8 dB52.8 dB23 dB
8 MHz6.4 dB/100m60.8 dB58.8 dB49.7 dB46.7 dB24.5 dB
10 MHz7.1 dB/100m59.3 dB57.3 dB47.8 dB44.8 dB25 dB
16 MHz9.1 dB/100m56.2 dB54.2 dB43.7 dB40.7 dB25 dB
20 MHz10.2 dB/100m54.8 dB52.8 dB41.8 dB38.8 dB25 dB
25 MHz11.4 dB/100m53.3 dB51.3 dB39.8 dB36.8 dB24.2 dB
31.25 MHz12.8 dB/100m51.9 dB49.9 dB37.9 dB34.9 dB23.3 dB
62.5 MHz18.5 dB/100m47.4 dB45.4 dB31.9 dB28.9 dB20.7 dB
100 MHz23.8 dB/100m44.3 dB42.3 dB27.8 dB24.8 dB19 dB
200 MHz34.8 dB/100m39.8 dB37.8 dB21.8 dB18.8 dB16.4 dB
250 MHz39.4 dB/100m38.3 dB36.3 dB19.8 dB16.8 dB15.6 dB
Table Notes: Limits below 4MHz are for information only.
UL Voltage RatingVoltage Rating [V]
300 V RMS (UL AWM Style 2095)300 V RMS (UL AWM Style 2095)

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -20°C To 75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Flex Cycle Rating: ≥ 2 million
Bulk Cable Weight: 42 kg/km
Max. Pull Tension: 110 N
Min Bend Radius During Installation: 50.4 mm


IEC Compliance: ISO/IEC 11801
Data Category: Category 6
ANSI Compliance: ANSI/TIA 568-D.2

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor/Outdoor
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Oil Resistance: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS (UL AWM Style 2095)

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLength
50106XU 010305MBlackReel305 m
50106XU 006305MBlueReel305 m
50106XU 008305MGrayReel305 m
Footnote: For more order number information, please approach your Belden sales representative freely


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.52 Revision Date: 06-24-2020
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