Ethernet cable Category 6A, Class EA for flexible use with FC inner sheath - verified up to 500 MHz

Industrial Ethernet cable Cat.6A with FC inner sheath for flexible use, PROFINET Type B, 4 pairs, PVC or FRNC outer sheath, 4x2xAWG23/7

  • For PROFINET applications with 4 pairs
  • CAT.6A qualified for 10Gbit/s
  • Fast and easy cable preparation by FC inner sheath

Supplementary automation components from LappMechanical and plant engineeringSuitable for outdoor useFlame-retardantAssembly timeInterference signalsUV-resistant


Article number Article designationNumber of pairs and AWG per conductorCore diameter in mmOuter diameter mmCopper index (kg/km)
PVC jacket
ETHERLINE® PN CAT.6A Y FLEX FC4x2xAWG23/71.158.957
Halogen-free jacket


  • 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
  • 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
  • Robust, halogen-free FRNC outer sheath

Norm references / Approvals

  • UL approvals see data sheet
  • Flame retardant acc. to IEC 60332-1-2

Product Make-up

  • 7-wire bare stranded copper conductor
  • Core insulation: PE
  • SF/UTP: braid of tinned copper wire and plastic laminated aluminum foil as overall screening, 2 cores stranded to pair, 4 pairs stranded to bundle with central cross
  • Inner sheath: halogen-free compound
  • PVC or FRNC jacket material
  • Colour: green (based on RAL 6018)

Classification ETIM 5

  • ETIM 5.0/6.0 Class-ID: EC000830
  • ETIM 5.0/6.0 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: 1500 V AC
  • Core/Screen: 1000 V AC

Characteristic impedance

  • nom. 100 Ω acc. to IEC 61156-5

Temperature range

  • Fixed installation: -40°C to +80°C
  • Flexing: -5°C to +50°C

  • Unless specified otherwise, the shown product values are nominal values. Detailed values (e.g. tolerances) are available upon request.
  • PROFINET® is a registered trademark of the PNO (PROFIBUS user organisation)
  • Detailed data sheets are available upon request. Please specify the type/dimensions of the required cable.
  • Photographs and graphics are not to scale and do not represent detailed images of the respective products.