Encoder cables for DRIVE CLiQ applications

Industrial Ethernet encoder cable for DRIVE CLiQ system interfaces, Cat.5e, with an additional wire pair for power supply, suitable for highly flexible use in drag chains

  • DRIVE CLiQ applications
  • For highly flexible applications

Supplementary automation components from LappMechanical and plant engineeringFlame-retardantHalogen-freePower chain


Article number Article designationNumber of pairs and AWG per conductorOuter diameter mmCopper index (kg/km)Weight (kg/km)
ETHERLINE SERVO DQ FD P Cat.5e2x2x26/19 AWG + 1x2x22/19 AWG6.93963


  • Highly flexible data cable with PUR outer sheath, meets the highest service life requirements, even under harsh climatic conditions
  • Cat.5e-Performance
  • Premium screening against electromagnetic interference

Application range

  • For use in power chains and moving machinery parts in dry or damp rooms
  • Encoder cables
  • 2pair: 10/100 Mbit/s for Industrial Ethernet
  • for industrial secondary and tertiary cabling according to EN 50173-3
    ISO/IEC 24702

Product features

  • PUR outer sheath is resistant to most oils and hydraulic fluids
  • Cat.5e encoder cable for use in drag chains
  • Halogen-free according to VDE 0472-815

Norm references / Approvals

  • UL AWM Style 20987
  • Flame-retardant according to IEC 60332-1-2, VW-1, FT1

Product Make-up

  • Data pairs: 26 AWG (19-wire)
    Power pair: 22 AWG (19-wire)
  • Twisting: data pairs and power supply pairs twisted together
  • Core insulation made of polyethylene (PE)
  • Screening: wrapping of laminated aluminium foil in combination with tinned copper braiding
  • Outer sheath: PUR compound, halogen-free
  • Outer sheath colour: green (RAL 6018)

Classification ETIM 5

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

Minimum bending radius

  • Fixed installation: 6 x outer diameter
  • Flexing: 8 x outer diameter

Test voltage

  • Core/Core: 1500 V
  • Core/screen: 1000 V

Characteristic impedance

  • 100 Ω ± 15%

Temperature range

  • Fixed installation: -40°C to +80°C
  • Flexing: -30°C to +70°C

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