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Product Hierarchy

7970A - DataTuff® 6, 4 Bonded-Pr #22 Sol BC, PO Ins, X-spline, OS, PVC Jkt, PLTC, CMR, CMX Outdoor

Industrial Ethernet Cat 6, 4 Bonded-Pair 22AWG (Solid) Bare Copper, PP Insulation, X-spline, Overall Beldfoil® Shield, PVC Jacket, PLTC, CMR, CMX Outdoor

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Power-limited tray, harsh environment, IIoT, factory or process automation, IP cameras and devices, data communication, etc
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Construction Details

SizeStrandingMaterialNumber of Pairs
22 AWGSolidBC - Bare Copper4
MaterialColor Code
PO - PolyolefinWhite/Blue Stripe & Blue, White/Orange Stripe & Orange, White/Green Stripe & Green, White/Brown Stripe & Brown
Bonded-Pair: Yes
Outer Shield
Shield TypeMaterialCoverageDrainwire Type
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%22 AWG (7x30) TC
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. DiameterRipcord
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.385 in (9.78 mm)No
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.385 in (9.78 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

Max. Conductor DCRMax. Capacitance Unbalance
93.8 Ohm/km (28.6 Ohm/1000ft)330 pF/100m
FrequencyMax. DelayMax. Delay SkewNom. Velocity of Prop.
100 MHz537.6 ns/100m45 ns/100m68%
High Frequency
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]
1274.372.372.370.367.864.820100 ± 1540
43.7865.2863.2861.559.555.7152.7123.01100 ± 1540
85.3260.7758.7755.4553.4549.6946.6924.52100 ± 1540
105.9559.3157.3153.3651.3647.7544.7525100 ± 1540
167.5556.2554.2548.746.743.6740.6725100 ± 1537.96
208.4754.852.846.3344.3341.7338.7325100 ± 1536.99
259.5153.3551.3543.8441.8439.7936.7924.32100 ± 1536.02
31.2510.6751.8949.8941.2239.2237.8634.8623.64100 ± 1535.05
62.515.3847.3845.3831.9929.9931.8328.8321.54100 ± 1532.04
10019.844.3142.3124.5122.5127.7524.7520.11100 ± 1530
15525.1641.4639.4616.314.323.9520.9518.77100 ± 1528.1
20028.9839.837.810.828.8221.7318.7318100 ± 1526.99
25032.8538.3536.355.53.519.7916.7917.32100 ± 1526.02
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMR), 600 V (AWM)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperatingInstallationStorage
90°C-40°C To +90°C-40°C To +75°C-40°C To +90°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.Flexing Min.
2.3 in (58 mm)4.6 in (120 mm)
Table Notes: Theses cable are rated for both indoor and outdoor applications. For outdoor installations, the continuous flexing bend radius must be applied for outdoor use. Outdoor installations are susceptible to frequent movement due to environmental factors.
Bulk Cable Weight: 66.5 lbs/1000ft (99.0 kg/km)

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor/Outdoor, Indoor, Outdoor, Sunlight Resistance
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL 1685 Flame only
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Fca
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 800, PLTC - CMR/CMX Outdoor
IEEE Compliance: IEEE 802.3bt Type 1, Type 2, Type 3, Type 4
NEMA Compliance: ANSI/NEMA WC-66
Data Category: Category 6
TIA/EIA Compliance: ANSI/TIA-568.2-D Category 6
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: Electrical values are expected performance based on cable testing and representative performance within a typical system.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.12 Revision Date: 05-06-2022
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