SCS6U Cat.6 cable U/UTP 4 pairs AWG23/1 PVC Indoor

Category 6, Unscreened, 4 pairs, PVC, Indoor.
W5UX042W0, Rev.02, Date 2020-08-21


Print or Download PDF


Standards of reference and applications

Indoor LAN horizontal cabling (max 90m)
EIA/TIA 568-C.2, ISO/IEC 11801, EN50173-1 Luokka E, 250MHz 1GbE

Installation Features

Store at: -0 to +50 °C
Install at: -0 to +50 °C. Bend minimum: 60 mm.
Operate at: -20 to +60 °C. Bend minimum: 75 mm.
Pull maximum: 40N



Conductor: solid bare copper AWG23 (0.55mm)
Insulation: polyethylene Ø 1.00 mm 
Pair: 2 insulated conductors stranded together
Central cross: HDPE 4,5×0,5mm (nom.)
Assembling: no 4 pairs assembled together around a PE central cross
Outer jacket: grey PVC material

Marking: APS Finland – P/N – CATEGORY 6 U/UTP 4 PR AWG 23/1 – PVC – 250MHz 100Ohm – ISO/IEC 11801 – lot no – xxx m


Colour code

1. White/blue
2. White/orange
3. White/green
4. White/brown

Environmental properties and Fire Performances

Flame retardant: IEC 60332-1-2
RoHS: 2011/65/EU
REACH: EC 1907/2006


Electrical characteristics

Conductor resistance: ≤ 95 Ω/km
Insulation resistance: ≥ 500 MOhm/km

Mutual Capacitance: ≤ 56 pF/m 
Capacitance unbalance pair/pair: ≤ 330 pF/100m
Average characteristic impedance: 100 ± 15 Ω @ 100-250MHz
Velocity of propagation (NVP): 69%
Voltage (max): 75V (DC)

Frequency (MHz) :1481016202531.2562,5100200250
Return Loss20.023.024.525.
Attenuation (dB/100m)
NEXT (dB)74.366.361.860.357.255.854.352.948.445.340.839.3
PS-NEXT (dB)72.363.358.857.354.252.851.349.945.442.337.836.3
ELFEXT (dB/100m)67.856.049.948.043.942.
PS-ELFEXT (dB/100m)64.853.046.945.040.939.

Ordering and delivery information

Pair countP/NO.D [mm]Weight [kg/km]Packaging
4 pairsW5UX042W0S306.536.8305m / 1000ft box
4 pairsW5UX042W0S106.536.8100m / 330ft box


Recommended connectivity

System warranty
Keystone jack (tool type)
--GT672 093 16included
Keystone jack (toolless)
--CM672 094 39
not included
Keystone jack (toolless)
72 058 68
Patch panel
72 265 11
72 094 07
Field connector RJ45 (toolless)
72 493 26
72 477 00
not included
Connection box (tool type)
72 493 27
72 473 16
not included


Extended system warranty

The APS System Warranty assures the compliance of the system performance to the applicable class of cabling for a period of 25 years. The warranty may be applied for by an accredited APS Partner who has designed and/or installed the entire system.
Read more.


Every effort has been put so that this document is most reliable and free from errors. However, AP Solutions Oy cannot be considered responsible for any mistake in this document and users should consult AP Solutions Oy for any information needed. AP Solutions Oy reserves the right to make changes to the documents at any time, without prior notice.