Flexible use

Industrial Ethernet cable Cat.6A for flexible use, 4 pairs, PVC or FRNC outer sheath with UL-approval, 4x2xAWG23/7

CAT.6A qualified for 10Gbit/s

Supplementary automation components from Lapp Mechanical and plant engineering Suitable for outdoor use Flame-retardant Assembly time Interference signals UV-resistant


Article number Article designation Number of pairs and AWG per conductor Core diameter in mm Outer diameter mm Copper index (kg/km) Weight (kg/km)
ETHERLINE® CAT.6A Y FLEX FC 4 x 2 x 26/7AWG 0.95 7.6 29 72


  • Can be used in dry or damp rooms
  • Screened against interference
  • Can be used for Industrial Ethernet in harsh industrial environments
  • 4pair: 100Mbit/s up to 10 Gbit/s for Industrial Ethernet

Application range

  • for industrial secondary and tertiary cabling according to EN 50173-3
    ISO/IEC 24702
  • At 100 Mbit/s: max 90 m cable length
  • Wiring of machines, tools, devices, appliances and control cabinets
  • suitable for EtherCAT and EtherNet/IP applications
  • For flexible applications
    (7-wire stranded conductor)

Product features

  • CAT.6A for flexible application, qualified for 10Gbit/s
  • Meets the requirements according to CAT.6A, ISO/IEC 11801 and EN 50173
  • High-quality, double screening ensures high transmission reliability in areas with electromagnetic interference
  • The oil-resistant PVC sheath enables usage in industrial environments

Norm references / Approvals

  • AWM certification for USA and Canada

Product Make-up

  • 7-wire tinned stranded copper conductor
  • Core insulation: PE
  • Inner sheath: halogen-free compound
  • SF/UTP: braid of tinned copper wire and plastic laminated aluminum foil as overall screening
  • PVC or FRNC jacket material
  • Colour: green (based on RAL 6018)

Classification ETIM 5

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

Peak operating voltage

  • (not for power applications) 125 V

Minimum bending radius

  • Flexing: 8 x outer diameter
  • Fixed installation: 4 x outer diameter

Test voltage

  • Core/core: 2000 V
  • Core/screen: 2000 V

Characteristic impedance

  • nom. 100 Ω acc. to IEC 61156-6

Temperature range

  • cable halogenfree compound
    Fixed installation: -25°C to +80°C
    cable with PVC jacket
    Fixed installation: -40°C to +80°C

  • Unless specified otherwise, the shown product values are nominal values. Detailed values (e.g. tolerances) are available upon request.
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