Highly flexible application

Industrial Ethernet cable Cat.6A for torsion stress applications (± 180°);4 pairs, PVC or PUR jacket with UL approval, design 4x2xAWG24/7, for PROFINET Type C

  • Industrial Ethernet Cable, 4-pair, suitable for torsion stress
  • CAT.6A acc. to ISO/IEC 11801
  • For PROFINET applications

UV-resistant Torsion-resistant Interference signals Robust Mechanical resistance Kompletterande automationskomponenter från Lapp Suitable for outdoor use


Article number Article designation Number of pairs and AWG per conductor Outer diameter mm Core diameter in mm Copper index (kg/km) Weight (kg/km)
PVC jacket
ETHERLINE® TORSION Y CAT6A 4 x 2 x AWG24/7 8.9 1.3 44 88
PUR outer sheath, halogen-free
ETHERLINE® TORSION P CAT6A 4 x 2 x AWG24/7 8.9 1.3 44 90


  • Many applications with Industrial Ethernet, e.g. PROFINET, i.e. fixed installation, flexible use as well as TORSION.
  • 4pair: 100Mbit/s up to 10 Gbit/s for Industrial Ethernet
  • Premium screening against electromagnetic interference
  • Can be used for Industrial Ethernet in harsh industrial environments

Application range

  • Suitable for torsional applications which are typical for the loop in wind turbine generators (WTG)
  • Can be used for Industrial Ethernet in harsh industrial environments
  • max. cable lenght für 100 Mbit/s is 85 m
  • max. cable lenght für 100 Mbit/s is 85 m
  • suitable for EtherCAT and EtherNet/IP applications

Product features

  • PUR version is halogen-free according to IEC 60754
  • Oil-resistant acc. IEC 60811-2-1
  • Cable suitable for high torsion stress. Tested with more than 1 million bending cycles and a right/left movement of 180° per metre.
  • Meets the requirements according to CAT.6A, ISO/IEC 11801 and EN 50173

Norm references / Approvals

  • electrical requirements acc. to IEC 61156-6
  • PUR cable is UL/CSA-certified (CMX)
  • PUR versions: UL AWM Style 21576
  • PVC cable is UL/CSA-certified (CM)
  • Flame retardant acc. to IEC 60332-1-2

Product Make-up

  • 7-wire tinned stranded copper conductor
  • Core insulation made of polyethylene (PE)
  • S/FTP: copper braid as overall screening and pair screening with aluminium compound foil
  • Outer sheath: PUR, halogen-free/PVC
  • Colour: green (based on RAL 6018)

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

Minimum bending radius

  • Flexing: 15 x outer diameter
  • Fixed installation: 8 x cable diameter

Characteristic impedance

  • nom. 100 Ω acc. to IEC 61156-6

Temperature range

  • Cable with PUR jacket
    Fixed installation: -40°C to +80°C
    Flexing: -30°C to +70°C
  • Cable with PVC jacket
    Fixed installation: -40°C to +80°C
    Flexing: -10°C bis +70°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.
  • UL certifications can be found in the data sheet.