Ethernet cable Category 5e, Class D for installation in events - verified up to 100 MHz

Industrial ethernet cable Cat.5 for high flexible use in drag chain applications

  • For highly flexible industrial
  • Cat.5e-Performance
  • Only for patch cable applications
    (max. 60 m)

Supplementary automation components from LappMechanical and plant engineeringSuitable for outdoor useHalogen-freeMechanical resistancePower chainRobustInterference signalsUV-resistant


Article number Article designationNumber of pairs and AWG per conductorCore diameter in mmOuter diameter mmCopper index (kg/km)Weight (kg/km)
ETHERLINE® FD P BK Cat.54x2xAWG26/1916.32754


  • Additional application options thanks to suitability for outdoor use, UV-resistant
  • Good flexibility - easy installation with tight space requirements
  • Screened against interference
  • Easy to coil for mobile use

Application range

  • IEEE 802.3: 10/100/1000Base-T
    IEEE 802.5: ISDN; FDDI; ATM
  • Suitable for the transfer of audio signals (ETHERSOUND), light control signals (DMX over Ethernet), or for computer networking
  • Only for patch cable applications
    (max. 60 m)
  • suitable for EtherCAT and EtherNet/IP applications
  • 4pair: 10/100/1000 Mbit/s for Industrial Ethernet

Product features

  • specifically developed for road environments
  • Suitable for outdoor use, UV-resistant
  • PUR outer sheath is highly resistant to mineral oils and abrasion
  • Premium screening against electromagnetic interference

Norm references / Approvals

  • UL AWM Style 21576
  • Flame retardant acc. to IEC 60332-1-2
  • Halogen-free according to VDE 0472-815

Product Make-up

  • Bare stranded copper wire, 26AWG (19 x 0.10), (0.14 mm²)
  • Insulation: foam skin, max. core diameter 1.0 mm
  • Twisting: 2 twisted-pair cores, stranding from 4 pairs
  • Inner sheath: thermoplastic elastomer, halogen-free
  • Screening: wrapped with braided tinned-copper wires
  • Outer sheath: halogen-free PUR, black

Classification ETIM 5

  • ETIM 5.0 Class-ID: EC000830
  • ETIM 5.0 Class-Description: Data cable

Classification ETIM 6

  • ETIM 6.0 Class-ID: EC000830
  • ETIM 6.0 Class-Description: Data cable

Peak operating voltage

  • (not for power applications) 125 V

Minimum bending radius

  • Fixed installation: 10 x outer diameter
  • Flexing: 15 x outer diameter

Test voltage

  • Core/core: 1000 V
  • Core/screen: 500 V

Characteristic impedance

  • nom. 100 Ω acc. to IEC 61156-6

Temperature range

  • Fixed installation: VDE -30°C to +80°C; UL/CSA -30°C to +80°C
    Flexing: VDE -5°C to +50°C; UL/CSA -5°C to +80°C

  • Unless specified otherwise, the shown product values are nominal values. Detailed values (e.g. tolerances) are available upon request.
  • Copper price basis: EUR 150/100 kg. Refer to catalogue appendix T17 for the definition and calculation of copper-related surcharges.
  • Standard lengths: (100; 500; 1000) m
  • Packaging size: coil ≤ 30 kg or ≤ 250 m, otherwise drum
  • Please specify the preferred type of packaging (e.g. 1 x 500 m drum or 5 x 100 m coils).
  • Photographs and graphics are not to scale and do not represent detailed images of the respective products.