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Unshielded Twisted Pair Cable (UTP), 10/25/50/100 pairs, Solid, Outdoor, Armored (Category 3)

1 – Jacket
2 – Armored jacket
3 – Protective skin
4 – Rip-cord
5 – Polymer tape
6 – Solid twisted pair
Specifications:
Meets EIA/TIA 568-B for category 3 requirements
Fire protection – CMX
The cable meets IEC 60332-1 fire safety standard

Description:
Unshielded Copper cable, 10, 25, 50, 100 pairs, category 3, solid.
Armored with steel tape
Cable is used for outdoor installation

Materials:
Conductive material: wire made of soft annealed electrolytic copper
Conductor insulation: HDPE
The cable jacket: UV resistant black PE
Armored with steel tape

Technical characteristics:
Conductor diameter: 0.5 mm (0.019") (24 AWG)
Insulated conductor diameter: 0.9 mm (0.035")
Outer cable diameter: 11 – 25 mm (0.43" – 1")
Jacket thickness: 1.0 – 1.5 mm (0.039" – 0,06")
Maximum strand pitch: 100 – 150 mm (3.93" – 5,90")
Minimum bend radius: 20 outer cable diameters
Conductor elongation: 14% minimum
Installation temperature: -10°C – +50°C (+23°F – +122°F)
Operating temperature: -40°C – +50°C (-40°F – +122°F)
Weight per 1000 ft (304.8 m): 265.2 kg – 2263.2 kg (584.6 lbs – 4989.4 lbs)
Standard package: 500 m (1640 ft)

Electrical characteristics:
Max DC Resistance at 20°C (68°F) 9.38 Ohm/100 m (2.9 Ohm/100 ft)
Max Resistance Unbalance 5%

Max Capacitance unbalance – pair-to-ground at 1kHz

330 pF/100 m (101 pF/100 ft)
Characteristic Impedance at 1-16 MHz 85-115 Ohm
Min worst pair Structural Return Loss (SRL)
Up to 10 MHz
At 16 MHz

12 dB
10 dB
Max attenuation at 20°C (68°F) and
At 772 kHz
At 1 MHz
At 4 MHz
At 8 MHz
At 10 MHz
At 16 MHz

2.2 dB/100 m (0.67 dB/100 ft)
2.6 dB/100 m (0.79 dB/100 ft)
5.6 dB/100 m (1.70 dB/100 ft)
8.5 dB/100 m (2.59 dB/100 ft)
9.7 dB/100 m (2.96 dB/100 ft)
13.1 dB/100 m (3.99 dB/100 ft)
Min worst pair to pair NEXT loss at 772 kHz
At 1 MHz
At 4 MHz
At 8 MHz
At 10 MHz
At 16 MHz

43 dB
41 dB
32 dB
27 dB
26 dB
23 dB

Min Relative Velocity of Propagation at 10 MHz

0,585

Ordering:
UTPXX-C3-SOLID-ARM-OUTDOOR Unshielded twisted pair cable (UTP), 10, 25, 50, 100 pairs, solid, outdoor, armored, category 3

XX – pair quantity: 10, 25, 50, 100 pairs