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7960A - DataTuff® Cat 5e, Quad (2 Pr) #22 Sol BC, PO Ins, OS+TC Brd, PVC Jkt, CMG CMX-Outdoor

Industrial Ethernet Cat 5e, Quad (2 Pair) 22AWG (Solid) Bare Copper, PO Insulation, Overall Beldfoil®+Tinned Copper Braid(85%) Shield, PVC Outer Jacket, CMG CMX-Outdoor

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: PROFINET, outdoor, harsh environment, IIoT, factory or process automation, IP cameras and devices, data communication, etc.

Construction Details

ElementSizeStrandingMaterialNumber of Element
Quad(s)22 AWGSolidBC - Bare Copper1
MaterialColor Code
PO - PolyolefinWhite, Blue, Yellow, Orange
Inner Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PE - Polyethylene0.164 in (4.17 mm)
Outer Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverage
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%
BraidTinned Copper (TC)85%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.265 in (6.73 mm)No
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.265 in (6.73 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

Max. Conductor DCRMax. Capacitance Unbalance
57 Ohm/km (17 Ohm/1000ft)150 pF/ft
Max. DelayNom. Velocity of Prop.
552 ns/100m70%
High Frequency
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)Min. NEXT [dB]Min. PSNEXT [dB]Min. ACR [dB]Min. ACRF (ELFEXT) [dB]Min. PSACRF (PSELFEXT) [dB]Min. RL (Return Loss) [dB]Max./Min. Input Impedance (unFitted) [Ohm]Max./Min. Fitted Impedance [Ohm]
12.1 dB/100m65.362.363.263.860.823100 ± 20.2105 ±10
44.0 dB/100m56.353.356.351.748.723100 ± 14.2100 ±10
85.6 dB/100m51.848.846.245.742.723100 ± 11.3100 ±10
106.3 dB/100m50.347.343.943.840.825100 ± 11.3100 ±10
168.0 dB/100m47.344.335.239.736.725100 ± 11.3100 ±10
209.0 dB/100m45.842.836.537.734.725100 ± 11.3100 ±10
2510.1 dB/100m44.341.334.235.832.825.5100 ± 11.3100 ±10
31.2511.4 dB/100m42.939.931.333.930.923.6100 ± 13.2100 ±10
62.516.5 dB/100m38.435.421.627.824.821.5100 ± 16.9100 ±10
10021.3 dB/100m35.332.317.123.820.820.1100 ± 20.0100 ±10
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMG, CMX-Outdoor), 600 V (AWM 21047)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperatingInstallationStorage
60°C-40°C To +80°C-25°C To +60°C-40°C To +80°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.
2.560 in (65.02 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 55 lbs (25 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 41 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor/Outdoor, Indoor, Outdoor, Sunlight Resistance, Oil Resistance
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL 1685 (UL Loading), FT4, FT4, IEEE 1202 Vertical Tray Flame Test, IEC 60332-1-2
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Eca
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 800, CMG;CMX-Outdoor;ITC;PLTC
AWM Compliance: AWM 21047
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMX-Outdoor;CMG
NEMA Compliance: NEMA WC-63.1
Data Category: Category 5e
TIA/EIA Compliance: ANSI/TIA-568.2-D Category 5e
ISO/IEC Compliance: ISO/IEC 11801-1, IEC 61156-5
European Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), REACH, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE), REACH: 2020-01-16
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)

Product Notes

Notes: Operating Temperature subject to length de-rating. Cable passes -40C Cold Bend per UL 1581. Limits below 4 MHz are for information only.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.387 Revision Date: 11-09-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC/EAN
7960A.00305GreenReel305 m8719605016775
7960A.00610GreenReel610 m8719605016782
7960A 1SW1000Green, RAL 6018612825367291
7960A 1SW2000Green, RAL 6018612825367307
Date: 2004-01-01
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