Ethernet cable for Category 6A/ class EA -verified up to 500 MHz

The LAN cable with a characteristic impedance of approximately 100 ohms is suitable for structured building wiring networks. It has solid core conductor and high-quality shielding.

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Halogen-freeInterference signals

Article number Article designationNumber of pairs and AWG per conductorOuter diameter mmCopper index (kg/km)Weight (kg/km)
PVC version
ETHERLINE® LAN Cat.6A S/FTP 4x2xAWG234 x 2 x AWG23/17.72758
Halogen-free versions
500 U/FTP Cat.6A LSZH4 x 2 x AWG23/17.42152
500 F/FTP Cat.6A LSZH4 x 2 x AWG23/17.62256


  • LAN cables for structured building cabling according to EN 50173 and ISO/IEC 11801

Application range

  • Mainly used where the terminal density is very high, e.g. for wiring office, administration and development buildings in the tertiary area (floor wiring).
  • Cable length in tertiary area (horizontal area, floor) should not exceed a length of 100 m in accordance with the ISO/IEC 11801 and EN 50173 standards (90 m in cable duct + 10 m in working area)

Product features

  • Transfer of digital and analogue data signals
  • Flame retardant acc. to IEC 60332-1-2
    2170196: flame retardant acc. to IEC 60332-1-2 and IEC 60332-3-24
  • IEEE 802.3: 10/100/1000Base-T, 10GBase-T IEEE 802.5: ISDN; FDDI; ATM

Norm references / Approvals

  • Class EA out of the standard ISO/IEC 11801 corresponds to Cat.6A
  • LAN Cat.6A cables from Lapp Kabel for "Structured Cabling Systems” meet the requirements in accordance with EIA/TIA-568 and TSB36, as well as ISO/IEC 11801 or EN 50173 (Class EA - permanent link).

Product Make-up

  • Solid conductor
  • U/FTP: aluminium compound foil as pair screening
  • F/FTP: aluminium compound foil as overall screening and pair screening
  • S/FTP: copper braid as overall screening and pair screening with aluminium compound foil
  • outer sheath either as PVC (color grey RAL1015) or LSZH (color orange RAL2003)

Classification ETIM 5

Classification ETIM 6

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

Minimum bending radius

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

Characteristic impedance

  • 100 Ω ± 15%

Temperature range

  • Fixed installation: -20°C to +60°C
  • Flexing: 0°C to +50°C

  • Copper price basis: EUR 150/100 kg. Refer to catalogue appendix T17 for the definition and calculation of copper-related surcharges.
  • Please find our standard lengths at: www.lappkabel.de/en/cable-standardlengths
  • Packaging size: Coil 100 m; Drum (500; 1000) m
  • CAT.6a is available as a draft
  • 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.