Bus Cables

Bus Cables

ProfiNet Type A

Bus Cables


Industrial Ethernet ProfiNet cables are designed to provide reliable network communications in the demanding Industrial and Process Control environment where difficult EMC conditions are pervasive. Conforming to the EIA/TIA-568 standard, These cables support half-duplex high speed communications.It ensures superior transmission properties and can be used even under most severe conditions.


Type/Area of Application Fixed Installation, Indoor Heavy duty
Cable Construction 2x2x0.64 mm 2x2x0.64 mm
Inner Conductor Diameter Copper, bare (AWG 22/1) Copper, bare (AWG 22/1)
Conductor Insulation PE PE
Conductor Colors white, yellow, blue, orange white, yellow, blue, orange
Stranding Element Star quad Star quad
Shielding 1 Polyester foil over stranded bundle Polyester foil over stranded bundle
Shielding 2 Polyester foil, aluminum-lined Polyester foil, aluminum-lined
Total Shielding Cu braid, tinned Cu braid, tinned
Inner Jacket Material PVC PVC
Outer Jacket Material PVC PUR
Outer Diameter 6.5 mm ± 0.2 mm 6.5 mm ± 0.2 mm
Outer Jacket Color Green Green

Electrical Data:

Characteristic Impedance@1-100 MHz 100 Ohm ± 15 Ohm
Conductor Resistance 62.0 Ohm/km max.
Insulation Resistance 0.50 GOhm x km min.
Mutual Capacitance 50.0 nF/km nom.
Working Voltage 300V
Test Voltage 1.5 KV
Attenuation 10 MHz 5.2 dB/100m
16 MHz 6.9 dB/100m
62.5 MHz 16 dB/100m
100 MHz 19.5 dB/100m

Technical Data:

Weight: approximately 67.0 kg/km approximately 64.0 kg/km
Min. Bending Radius (Laying): 5 x OD mm 10 x OD mm
Operating Temp. Range, min.: -40 °C -40 °C
Operating Temp.Range, max.: +70 °C +70 °C