Slim-Net™ 28-AWG CAT6/CAT6A Ethernet Patch Cable


Optimize space and cable handling in crowded cabinets, high-density data centers and telecom rooms with smaller Ethernet cables. 

Sleek. Efficient. Dependable. Black Box’s Slim-Net 28-AWG CAT6/CAT6A Ethernet Patch cable is a small cable with big benefits.  This patch cable will quickly become a team and client favorite. With a diameter of only .161”, 28-AWG cable is almost half the size of a 24-AWG cable.  When you calculate the physical cable area, you’ll actually save more than 50% space when compared to traditional cables. Choose from seven lengths and seven colors of cables to fit your business needs. Black Box’s Slim-Net 28-AWG patch cables are available in both CAT6 cables and CAT6A cables.


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Save space

Gain almost 50% more space in front of equipment and in cable pathways. Perfect for high-density and complicated installs. Reduce clutter and increase efficiency in your server spaces.
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Improve Airflow

Thinner cables mean more open space. More open space means better airflow and equipment cooling, which equals optimal performance from your machines. 


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Handle easily

Smaller Ethernet cables are easier to patch, saving valuable time and labor. Small Ethernet cables also provide a clearer view of port assignments, making installs and MACs go more smoothly.
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Reduce cable management

Slim-Net Ethernet patch cables save you time, labor, and equipment costs.  With a bend radius that’s 70% tighter, you can easily route cables without horizontal cable managers. 



Be assured of top-quality, guaranteed-for-life performance for today’s network applications. 

Big performance
Black Box 28-AWG cables conform to all 568-C.2 specs, pass all tests, and are guaranteed for life.

Run PoE
Black Box 28-AWG cable supports all of today’s PoE standards: IEEE 802.3af PoE, IEEE 802.3at PoE+, and IEEE 802.3bt PoE++. 



Browse Slim-Net Cables

CAT6A
CAT6A Patch Cable

28-AWG Ethernet patch cable is tested to 500 MHz for use in all CAT6A channels. 



CAT6
CAT6 Patch Cable

28-AWG Ethernet patch cable is tested to 250 MHz for use in all CAT6 channels.