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Category 5E Data Cables

Category 5E Data Cables

Application

The cables are designed for permanently protected installation, inside and outside railway rolling stock, buses and other vehicles to connect fixed parts. Ethernet based networks as: infotainment, multimedia, passenger information system etc.

Standards

DIN 5510-2

EN 50228-2-2

BS 6853

EN 50306-3 par 4.8/4.9/4.10

Construction

For 4×0.5mm², 4×22AWG cables:

Conductors

Stranded tin platedcopper conductor (for 0.5mm² cables) or stranded silver plated copper conductor (for 22AWG cables) according to IEC 60228 class 5.

Insulation

Electron beam crosslinkable compound.

Cable Element

Individual conductor stranded together.

EMC Screen1

Plastic laminated aluminium-tape.

EMC Screen2

Tinned copper braid.

Separator (s)

Plastic tape.

Outer Sheath

Electron beam crosslinkable compound.

For 4×2×22AWG cables:

Center

PE fi ller.

4 pairs 2×22AWG

Stranded tinned copper conductor according to IEC 60228 class 5.

Insulation

Electron beam crosslinkable compound.

EMC Screen1

Plastic laminated aluminium-tape.

EMC Screen2

Tinned copper braid.

Separator(s)

Plastic tape.

Outer Sheath

Electron beam crosslinkable compound.

Electrical Characteristics at 20℃

Nominal Cross Section mm² 0.5 -
AWG   - 22
Nominal Conductor Resistance Ω/km 40.1 54.4
Maximum Resistance Unbalance Ω/km 1.1 1.1
Maximum Capacitance      
Core to Core pF/m 65 65
Core to Screen pF/m 100 100
Characteristic Impedance @100MHz Ω 100+/-5 100+/-5
Transfer Impedance f≤30MHz mΩ/m V 200 200
Nominal Voltage Rating 300 300

Mechanical and Thermal Properties

Minimum Bending Radius:6×OD

Temperature Range:-40℃ to +90℃

Dimensions And Weight

Cable Code No. of cores& Nominal Conductor
Cross Sectional Area
No.×mm²
Nominal
Diameter of
Strands
No/mm
Nominal
Sheath
Thickness
mm
Nominal
Overall
Diameter
mm
Nominal
Weight
kg/km
RD-Cat5E-4C0.5S 4×0.5 19/0.18 1.2 8.3 102
RD-Cat5E-4C22A 4×22AWG 19/0.16 1.2 7.25 81
RD-Cat5E-4P22A 4×2×22AWG 19/0.16 1.2 12.6 174