Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

7901A - DataTuff® 5e, 4 Bonded-Pr #24 Sol BC, FEP Ins, OS, FEP Jkt, CMP, Extreme Temp

Industrial Ethernet Cat 5e, 4 Bonded-Pair 24AWG (Solid) Bare Copper, FEP Insulation, Overall Beldfoil® Shield, FEP Outer Jacket, CMP

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: extreme temp, exposure to oil and gasoline, harsh environment, IIoT, factory or process automation, IP cameras and devices, data communication, etc.
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Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Pairs
24SolidBC - Bare Copper4
Conductor Count: 8
Total Number of Pairs: 4
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene
Bonded-Pair: Yes
Color Chart
1White/Blue Stripe & Blue
2White/Orange Stripe & Orange
3White/Green Stripe & Green
4White/Brown Stripe & Brown
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire MaterialDrainwire AWG
TapeBeldfoil®100%TC - Tinned Copper24
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterRipcord
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.231 in.No

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. DCR Unbalance
3.0 %
Max. Capacitance UnbalanceNom.Mutual Capacitance
66 pF/ft15 pF/ft
Max. DelayMax. Delay Skew
510 ns/100m25 ns/100m
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)
1 MHz2 dB/100m65.3 dB65.3 dB63.3 dB63.3 dB63.8 dB60.8 dB20 dB100 ± 12 Ohm
4 MHz4 dB/100m56.3 dB56.3 dB52.3 dB52.3 dB51.7 dB48.7 dB23.6 dB100 ± 12 Ohm
8 MHz5.7 dB/100m51.8 dB51.8 dB46.1 dB46.1 dB45.7 dB42.7 dB25.4 dB100 ± 12 Ohm
10 MHz6.4 dB/100m50.3 dB50.3 dB43.9 dB43.9 dB43.8 dB40.8 dB26 dB100 ± 12 Ohm
16 MHz8.1 dB/100m47.3 dB47.3 dB39.1 dB39.1 dB39.7 dB36.7 dB26 dB100 ± 12 Ohm
20 MHz9.2 dB/100m45.8 dB45.8 dB35.2 dB35.2 dB37.7 dB34.7 dB26 dB100 ± 12 Ohm
25 MHz10.3 dB/100m44.3 dB44.3 dB34.1 dB34.1 dB35.8 dB32.8 dB25.5 dB100 ± 15 Ohm
31.25 MHz11.6 dB/100m42.9 dB42.9 dB31.3 dB31.3 dB33.9 dB30.9 dB25 dB100 ± 15 Ohm
62.5 MHz16.8 dB/100m38.4 dB38.4 dB21.6 dB21.6 dB27.8 dB24.8 dB23.5 dB100 ± 15 Ohm
100 MHz21.7 dB/100m35.3 dB35.3 dB17.1 dB17.1 dB23.8 dB20.8 dB22.5 dB100 ± 15 Ohm
155 MHz27.7 dB/100m32.5 dB32.5 dB4.7 dB4.7 dB19.9 dB16.9 dB19 dB100 ± 18 Ohm
200 MHz32 dB/100m30.8 dB30.8 dB3 dB3 dB17.7 dB14.7 dB19 dB100 ± 20 Ohm
250 MHz36.4 dB/100m29.3 dB29.3 dB0 dB0 dB15.8 dB12.8 dB18 dB100 ± 20 Ohm
300 MHz40.5 dB/100m28.2 dB28.2 dB0 dB0 dB14.2 dB11.2 dB18 dB100 ± 20 Ohm
310 MHz41.3 dB/100m27.9 dB27.9 dB13.9 dB10.9 dB18 dB100 ± 20 Ohm
350 MHz44.3 dB/100m27.2 dB27.2 dB12.9 dB9.9 dB17 dB100 ± 22 Ohm
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Installation Temp Range: -55°C To +150°C
UL Temp Rating: 150°C
Storage Temp Range: -70°C To +150°C
Operating Temp Range: -70°C To +150°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 34 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 40 lbs


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMP
IEC Compliance: ISO/IEC 11801 ed 2.1 (2008) Class D
TIA/EIA Compliance: Category 5e - TIA 568.2-D
Other Compliance: NEMA WC-63.1 Category 5e, Ethernet/IP™ Compliant

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: NFPA 262,UL723 (NFPA 255)
CSA Flammability: FT6


Plenum (Y/N): Yes


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.28 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
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