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CAT6 Solid-Conductor Backbone Cable, Red  

550-MHz backbone cable for fast CAT6 runs.


Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available

Product Highlights

  • Meets or exceeds CAT6 specifications.
  • Use in 1000BASE-T, 100BASE-T, and other high-speed, high-bandwidth applications.
  • Guaranteed for life!

  • Description

    CAT6 Solid-Conductor Backbone Cables (UTP), 550-MHz, 24 AWG, 4-Pair, T568B, Straight-Pinned, Plenum, NEC CMP, 20-ft. (6.0-m), Red

    Quick Facts

  • Meets or exceeds CAT6 specifications.
  • Use in 1000BASE-T, 100BASE-T, and other high-speed, high-bandwidth applications.
  • Guaranteed for life!

  • Further Details

    Technical Specifications for CAT6 Solid-Conductor Backbone Cable, Red:

    ACR 9.7dB/100 m at 250 MHz
    Cable Outside Diameter (Nominal) 0.225" (.57 cm) without plugs
    Conductor PVC (CM): 24 AWG, solid, bare copper;
    Plenum (CMP): 23 AWG, solid, bare copper
    Delay Skew (Maximum) 25 ns/100 m (328 ft.)
    ELFEXT 22.0 dB/100 m (328 ft.) @ 250 MHz
    Impedance 1000 ± 15%
    Mutual Capacitance (Nominal) 46pF/m
    NEXT 52.0 dB/100M at 250 MHz
    PS-ACR 7.7 dB/100 m at 250 MHz
    PS-ELFEXT 20.0 dB/100 m at 250 MHz
    PS-NEXT 40.3 dB/100 m at 250 MHz
    Return Loss 29.0 dB/100 m at 250 MHz
    Velocity of Propagation 68%
    Jacket PVC (CM): RoHS compliant, flame-retardant thermoplastic;
    Plenum (CMP): RoHS compliant, plenum-rated thermoplastic
    NOTE: For custom colors and custom lengths, contact our FREE Tech Support.

    NOTE: Technical specification weight is the unit weight. It is not the packaged shipping weight. For shipping weight, please contact Black Box customer service at 877-877-2269.

    Connect your CAT6 Solid-Conductor Backbone Cable, Red with:

    Double Diamond Warranty

    Standard Manufacturer's Warranty

    A warranty is included.


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    Warranty Compared

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    Warranty Length One Year to Lifetime, Depending on the Product. Read the fine print.
    Guaranteed for Life! Black Box® Brand Copper Cables, Manual Switches and More! No.
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    Water Damage 100% Covered! No.
    Power Surges 100% Covered! No.
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    Please Note: Once ordered, this product cannot be cancelled or returned for credit.

    Shipping Info

    Weight: 0.468 lbs.
    HxWxD: 0.5 x 10 x 10 in.

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