Cat6 Cable

What is a Cat6 Cable? A Category 6 cable is more commonly known as a Cat6, it is a standardised twisted pair cable used for Ethernet and other physical layers that are backwards compatible with previous iterations, such as Cat5/5E and Cat3. It is compatible with fast Ethernet 10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX and Gigabit networks. Where can I use a Cat6 Cable? In gigabit Ethernet based computer networks, Cat6 cables can also be used for video and telephone applications. They’re designed for high speed data transmission and minimised crosstalk. What kind of Cat6 cable should I buy? Our Cat6 cables feature 250 MHz bandwidth and are available in LSZH (Low smoke zero halogen). • LSZH cables are used in poorly ventilated environments because they release fewer toxic and corrosive gases. • LSZH Cat6's are used in the rail industry, tanks, aircraft's, offshore installations and ships. Shielded options may be necessary in environments affected by high EMI (electromagnetic interference). • Solid cables feature conductors that are made of one solid metal wire. These don’t always offer flexibility. Solid cables are better at transmitting signals over longer distances. Solid Cat 6 cables are found within walls, conduits and ceiling spaces. • Stranded cables consist of multiple fine strands of wires, twisted around each other in each conductor to form a larger wire. They are ideal for use as patch cords and other shorter network cables. What's the difference between shielded & unshielded (UTP) Ethernet Cable? • UTP (unshielded twisted pair) cables provide resistance to electromagnetic interference (EMI) and radio frequency interference (RFI). This is due to their construction with twisted cables. However, when close to other machines, power cables, and electronics, they can be affected by EMI and RFI. • Shielded cables provide greater resistance to EMI and RFI. Shielded cables, sometimes known as STP (shielded twisted pair) cables ensure faster transmission speeds, fewer data errors and less crosstalk. Cable assemblies Cat6 cable assemblies are ideal for networking connections between devices. Cat6 cables assemblies are a group of cables gathered together in a protective casing, used to connect up computer networks. Cat6 Cables Assemblies normally feature an RJ45 connector. An RJ45 is a type of connector that’s used for Ethernet Networking. They can support 10 gigabit Ethernet over distances of up to 55m.

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Description Price Length Terminated/Unterminated Connector Type Shield Type Sheath Colour Outer Sheath Material Outer Diameter Core Strands Fire Behaviour American Wire Gauge Connector A Connector B
RS Stock No. 156-881
Mfr. Part No.C6CPCS030-888HB
BrandBrand-Rex
MYR125.25
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3m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 S/FTP Grey LSZH - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 768-5560
Mfr. Part No.1233160100
BrandWeidmuller
MYR105.13
Each
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10m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 S/FTP Grey LSZH - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 790-0070
Mfr. Part No.PCD-04019-0K
MYR148.53
Each
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10m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 F/UTP Yellow LSZH - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 790-0058
Mfr. Part No.PCD-04013-0J
MYR96.64
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7m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 F/UTP Green LSZH - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 885-7214
Mfr. Part No.73-8891-3
MYR8.549
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
910mm Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 UTP Black PVC - - - - Male RJ45 Male RJ45
RS Stock No. 162-1680
Mfr. Part No.1711093-3
BrandCOMMSCOPE
MYR95.95
Each (In a Bag of 30)
units
3m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 U/UTP Grey LSZH - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 157-137
Mfr. Part No.C6CPCS050-188HB
BrandBrand-Rex
MYR145.52
Each
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5m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 S/FTP Red LSZH - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 273-479
Mfr. Part No.PCD-02019-0C
MYR144.30
Each
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10m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 U/UTP Red PVC - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 226-946
Mfr. Part No.CX68SH
MYR1,144.53
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
100m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated F/UTP Blue LSZH 7 x 14.5mm 1XAWG23 Low Smoke Zero Halogen (LSZH) 23 AWG - -
RS Stock No. 186-1605
Mfr. Part No.N6PATC15MGR
BrandStartech
MYR95.90
Each
units
15m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 UTP Grey PVC - - - 24 RJ45 RJ45
RS Stock No. 157-036
Mfr. Part No.C6CPCU020-555HB
BrandBrand-Rex
MYR55.11
Each
units
2m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 U/UTP Green LSZH - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 790-0067
Mfr. Part No.PCD-04019-0H
MYR121.45
Each
units
10m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 F/UTP Blue LSZH - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 273-665
Mfr. Part No.PCD-02019-0J
MYR125.48
Each
units
10m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 U/UTP Green PVC - - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 2508344339
Mfr. Part No.7931A 0101000
BrandBelden
MYR9,242.97
1 Reel of 304 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
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