Arctic Grade Cat.5e LAN cable S/FTP 4 pairs SHF2

EMC screened, stranded conductor -65°C, SHF2, Fire Retardant IEC60332-3-22 Cat.A
O5EASF4P24F2, 01.03.2015/AP rev.0


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Store at : -20 to +70 °C
Install at : -20 to +70 °CBend minimum : 20 times O.D.
Operate at : -65 to +80 °CBend minimum : 20 times O.D.
Pull maximum : 50N


Conductor : stranded bare copper 7×0.20 AWG24 (0,22mm2)
Insulation : polyethylene
Pair : 2 insulated conductors stranded together into a pair
Colour code : 1.White/blue 2.White/orange 3. White/green 4.White/brown
Screen 1 : aluminium/polyester or Aluminium/polyester/aluminium tape over each single pair
Screen 2 : tinned copper braid coverage min. 60%
Outer jacket : grey Fire Retardant and UV Resistant SHF2 material, LSZH (nominal thickness 1.5mm, Ø 9.5mm)
Marking : APS Finland – ww/yy – ARCTIC GRADE SFTP Flex 4x2x24AWG Cat.5e SHF2 – IEC60332-3-22 Cat A – lot + meter

Environmental properties and Fire Performances

Degree of acidity of gases : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 (pH value ≥ 4,3 and Conductivity ≤10µS/mm)
Halogen acid gas : IEC 60754-1, IEC 60754-2 (Halogen acid gas emission ≤ 0.5%)
Smoke Emission : IEC 61034-2, EN 50268-2 (Transmittance) ≥ 60%)
Toxicity of evolved gas : EN 50305 9.2
Flame retardant : IEC 60332-1-2
Fire retardant : IEC 60332-3-22 Cat.A
Ozone resistant : IEC 60811-2-1
LSZH SHF2 : IEC 60092-360
Oil resistant : IEC 60811, IRM 903
MUD resistant : upon request
Water absorption : IEC60811-1-3
UV resistant : IEC60811-2-1, ASTM-D-2565-92A
Cold Bend : CSA C22.2 (-65°C)
Cold Impact : CSA C22.2 (-55°C)



Electrical characteristics

Test voltage : 700 Vrms (cond/cond and cond/screen) for 1 minute
Resistance of the conductor @ 20°C : ≤ 88 Ω/km
Insulation resistance : ≥ 500 MΩxkm
Nominal Capacitance : 52 pF/m (cond/cond)
Average characteristic impedance : 100 ± 5 Ω @ 100MHz

Frequency (MHz) :1410162031.562.5100
Attenuation (dB/100m)
NEXT (dB)65.356.350.347.245.842.938.435.3
ELFEXT (dB)63.851.843.839.737.833.927.923.8
Return Loss23.



Ordering and delivery information

  Pair count P/N O.D [mm] Weight [kg/km] Packaging 
4 pairs O5EASF4P24F2 9,5 100 500m or 1000m (±5%) 



Recommended connectivity

Keystone jack : KJ6ASTPNH
RJ45 plug : P456SAPS
Panel : PPE24SU, OPPE24SU
Patchcords : PCMJ6S_


Other standards of reference

IEC 60092-370 Electrical installations in ships: Guidance on the selection of cables for telecommunication and data.
IEC 60092-360Electrical installations in ships: Insulating and sheating materials for shipboard and offshore units. 
DNV TAP 827.50/2Type Approval Program
ABS SVRRules for building and classing. Steel Vessels.
ABS SMRRules for building and classing. Steel vessels under 90 meters.
CEI EN 50288-1Multi-element metallic used in analogue and digital communication and control : Generic Specification
CEI EN 50288-2-1Setional specification for screened cables characterised up to 100MHz
CEI EN 50288-5-1Setional specification for screened cables characterised up to 250MHz
CEI EN 50288-4-2Setional speci cation for screened cables characterised up to 600MHz
CEI EN 50289 seriesCommunication cables - Specifications for test methods
IEC 60811Insulating and sheathing materials of electric cables - Test method
Standards EIA/TIA 568-C.2, ISO/IEC 11801, UL444, UL1581, UL1666
Applications 100Base-TX, 100Base-T, 100VG-AnyLAN, 1000Base-TX, ATM






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