Category 5e OSP

Proterial Cable America (PCA) offers outdoor designs for Category 5e, 6 and 6A. These outdoor, or Outside Plant (OSP), cables are robust and designed to offer reliable performance regardless of the conditions in which they were installed. Tough polyethylene outer jackets with carbon black protect the cable core from water and the harsh sun. A gel-filled inner core prevents the migration of any water that may have breached the outer layers of protection. Whether used in lashed aerial, duct or underground conduits, these cables meet high technical performance reliability standards. They are designed to support applications such as Gigabit and 10 Gigabit Ethernet as well as deliver power to outdoor Power over Ethernet (PoE) devices.

  • RoHS 3 compliant
  • Suitable for direct burial, lashed aerial, duct and underground conduit applications
  • Cable core is filled with non-conductive,  water-blocking gel
  • Tested from 1 to 400 MHz.
  • Rugged black polyolefin jacket
  • UV resistant jacket
Part Number30145
ManufacturingThis product is produced and manufactured in the USA
Cable RatingOutdoor
ConstructionRugged Polyolefin Overall Jacket, Non-conductive, water blocking gel
Jacket MaterialPlenum: Low-smoke, flame-retardant thermoplastic
Jacket ColorsStandard Black
Calculated Cable O.D.25.75 lb/1000ft (11.68 kg/305m)
Cable Weight25.75 lbs/1000ft (11.68 kg/305m)
ApplicationsHDBase-T A & B (Cat 6)
5 Gigabit Ethernet (IEEE 802.3bz)(Cat 6)
2.5 Gigabit Ethernet (IEEE 802.3bz)
Gigabit Ethernet (IEEE 802.3ab)
100 Mbps Ethernet (IEEE 802.3u)
1000 Mbps ATM
622 Mbps ATM
15W PoE (IEEE 802.3af)
30W PoE+ (IEEE 802.3at)
60W PoE++ (IEEE 802.3bt Type 3)
100W PoE++ (IEEE 802.3bt Type 4)
Storage Temperature-40°C to +70°C
(-40°F to +158°F)
Installation Temperature-20°C to +70°C
(-4°F to +158°F)
Operation Temperature-40°C to +70°C
(-40°F to +158°F)
Input Impedance100 ± 15 Ω (1.0 to 100 MHz)
100 ± 20 Ω (101 to 250 MHz)
Maximum Conductor Resistance
330 pF/100 meters
Voltage Rating300 Volts
Maximum Delay Skew45 ns/30 meters
Nominal Velocity of Propagation (NVP)63%
AmpacityRefer to catalog for chart
Gauge24 AWG
Conductor TypeBare Copper
Number of Conductors8 (4-Pair)
Packaging1,000 ft reels

Reverse sequential footage markings
standard on each 1,000 foot package

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