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7814A - CAT 6 Cable, U/UTP, PVC, 4 Pair, AWG 24, Indoor

CAT 6 Cable, 4 Pair, 24 AWG, Solid Bare Copper Conductor, U/UTP, PO Insulation, PVC Jacket, Indoor

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Premise Horizontal Cable, Gigabit Ethernet, 100BaseTX, 100BaseVG ANYLAN, 155ATM, 622ATM, NTSC/PAL Component or Composite Video, AES/EBU, Digital Video, RS-422, 250MHz Category 6

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
24SolidBC - Bare Copper4
PO - Polyolefin
Color Chart
Pair #1Blue & White with Blue Stripe
Pair #2Orange & White with Orange Stripe
Pair #3Green & White with Green Stripe
Pair #4Brown & White with Brown Stripe
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterDiameter +/- ToleranceRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride5.8 mm0.3 mmYes

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCRMax DCR Unbalanced Between Pairs [%]
93.8 Ohm/km5 %
Max. Capacitance UnbalanceNom.Mutual Capacitance
330 pF/100m56 pF/m
Operating Voltage: 72 V DC
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
100 Ohm
Frequency [MHz]Max. DelayMax. Delay SkewNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
100 MHz538 ns/100m45 ns/100m70%
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]Min. TCL [dB]Min. ELTCTL [dB]
1 MHz2 dB/100m74.3 dB72.3 dB67.8 dB64.8 dB20 dB40 dB35.0 dB
4 MHz3.8 dB/100m65.3 dB63.3 dB55.8 dB52.8 dB23 dB40 dB23.0 dB
8 MHz5.3 dB/100m60.8 dB58.8 dB49.7 dB46.7 dB24.5 dB40 dB16.9 dB
10 MHz6 dB/100m59.3 dB57.3 dB47.8 dB44.8 dB25 dB40 dB15.0 dB
16 MHz7.6 dB/100m56.2 dB54.2 dB43.7 dB40.7 dB25 dB38 dB10.9 dB
20 MHz8.5 dB/100m54.8 dB52.8 dB41.8 dB38.8 dB25 dB37 dB9.0 dB
25 MHz9.5 dB/100m53.3 dB51.3 dB39.8 dB36.8 dB24.3 dB36 dB7.0 dB
31.25 MHz10.7 dB/100m51.9 dB49.9 dB37.9 dB34.9 dB23.6 dB35.1 dB
62.5 MHz15.4 dB/100m47.4 dB45.4 dB31.9 dB28.9 dB21.5 dB32 dB
100 MHz19.8 dB/100m44.3 dB42.3 dB27.8 dB24.8 dB20.1 dB30 dB
200 MHz29 dB/100m39.8 dB37.8 dB21.8 dB18.8 dB18 dB27 dB
250 MHz32.8 dB/100m38.3 dB36.3 dB19.8 dB16.8 dB17.3 dB26 dB
Table Notes: Third party verified to TIA 568.2-D, Category 6. Typical Values are for reference only

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -20°C to +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 36.0 kg/km
Max. Pull Tension: 110 N
Min Bend Radius During Installation: 23.2 mm


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CM
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CM
IEC Compliance: ISO/IEC 11801
Data Category: Category 6
ANSI Compliance: TIA 568.2-D Category 6
NEMA Compliance: NEMA WC-63.1 Category 6, UL verified to Category 6

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU: Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Oil Resistance: No
Suitability - Outdoor: No
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: No

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLength
7814A 010A1000BlackReel in Box1,000 ft
7814A 010U1000BlackBox1,000 ft
7814A 006A1000BlueReel in Box1,000 ft
7814A 006U1000BlueBox1,000 ft
7814A 005A1000GreenReel in Box1,000 ft
7814A 005U1000GreenBox1,000 ft
7814A 008A1000GreyReel in Box1,000 ft
7814A 008U1000GreyBox1,000 ft
7814A 003A1000OrangeReel in Box1,000 ft
7814A 003U1000OrangeBox1,000 ft
7814A 002A1000RedReel in Box1,000 ft
7814A 002U1000RedBox1,000 ft
7814A 007A1000VioletReel in Box1,000 ft
7814A 007U1000VioletBox1,000 ft
7814A 009A1000WhiteReel in Box1,000 ft
7814A 009U1000WhiteBox1,000 ft
7814A 004A1000YellowReel in Box1,000 ft
7814A 004U1000YellowBox1,000 ft


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.25 Revision Date: 10-20-2020
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