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Shielded twisted pair cable (STP), category 6 (300 MHz), 4 pairs, stranded (patch), 26AWG

Shielded twisted pair cable (STP), category 6 (300 MHz), 4 pairs, stranded (patch), 26AWG
1 – Jacket
2 – Shield-foil
3 – Twisted pairs stranded (patch)

Specifications:
Meets ANSI/EIA/TIA 568-B.2-1 requirements
Fire protection – CM
The cable meets UL 1581 VW-1 fire safety standard

Description:
Shielded Copper cable, 4 pairs, category 6, stranded (patch)
4 separately foil-shielded pairs
Cable is used for indoor installation

Materials:
Conductive material: wire made of soft annealed electrolytic copper
Conductor insulation: HDPE, film-porous-film structure
The cable jacket: PVC
Shield: every pair is separately shielded with polyester aluminum foil, which covers 100% of twisted pair

Technical characteristics:
Conductor diameter: 7 x 0.16 mm (7 x 0.006") (26 AWG)
Insulated conductor diameter: 0.98 mm (0.038")
Outer cable diameter: 5.9 mm (0.23")
Jacket thickness: 0.4 mm (0.015")
Minimum bend radius: 8 outer cable diameters
Conductor elongation: 14% minimum
Operating temperature: -5°C – +60°C (+23°F – +140°F)
Weight per 1000 ft (304.8 m): 12.2 kg (26.9 lbs)
Standard package: 500 m (1640 ft)

Electrical characteristics:
Frequency, MHz Pair attenuation, dB/100m (dB/100ft) NEXT losses, dB RL, dB
1 2.8 (0.85) 85 20
4 5.4 (1.6) 85 23
10 8.6 (2.62) 85 26
16 10.7 (3.26) 85 26
31.25 14.8 (4.51) 85 24
62.5 21.5 (6.55) 80 22
100 28 (8.53) 80 20
200 40.5 (12.3) 80 17.5
300 50.5 (15.39) 75 16


Maximum conductor resistance at 20°C (68°F) 145 Ohm/km (233.35 Ohm/mile)
Resistance unbalance 2% max.
Resistance at the frequency of 1-600 MHz 100 ± 15 Ohm
Transfer impedance at the frequency of 1-10 MHz 10 MOhm/m (3.05 MOhm/ft) max.
Insulation resistance at 20°C (68°F) 5 GOhm/km (8.05 GOhm/mile) min.
Capacitive unbalance at 1 kHz relative to earth 1.5 pF/m (0.46 pF/ft) max.
Maximal voltage 30 V RMS
Dielectric power 700 V/1min
Propagation velocity 79-80%
Max. derivation of propagation delay at the frequency of 1 MHz 5.7 ns/m (1.74 ns/ft)
Max. derivation of propagation delay at the frequency of 10 MHz 5.4 ns/m (1.64 ns/ft)
Max. derivation of propagation delay at the frequency of 100 MHz 5.3 ns/m (1.61 ns/m)
Max. derivation of propagation delay at the frequency of 1-600 MHz 30 ns/100 m (9.14 ns/100 ft)

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STP4-C6-PATCH-INDOOR Shielded twisted pair cable (STP), category 6 (300 MHz), 4 pairs, stranded (patch), 26AWG