CAT 6 Cables

Mohawk’s Category 6 cables have an internal separator for increased NEXT performance and come in a variety of jacket colors. They all meet TIA/EIA-568-C.2 Category 6 requirements, and have a 25 year warranty when installed by a Mohawk Accredited Contractor.

CAT 6E Cable (GigaLAN®)

GigaLAN is the one of the highest performance unshielded twisted pair (UTP) cables available today. The FlexWeb® construction isolates the pairs throughout the length of the cable, while providing an enhanced pair to pair balance for superior crosstalk, LCL and LCTL performance. Compact cable design meets the diameter requirements specified in TIA/EIA-568-B, providing flexibility and ease of installation. Electrical performance is ETL verified to TIA/EIA 568-B.2-1 Category 6.

Benefits and Features

  • 25 year Warranty (available with MAC program)

  • Tested to 750 MHz – with verified stability

  • 34% increase in power due to lower insertion loss characteristics at 100 MHz and greater than 50% at 250 MHz than Category 6

  • 7 dB Minimum – Improvement in Near End Crosstalk vs. Category 6 NEXT

  • 33 dB Minimum ACR @ 100 MHz and positive ACR to 460 MHz

  • Application-proven support for Gigabit Ethernet / 1000BASE-T / IEEE 802.3ab, ATM up to 155 Mbps, IEEE 802.3af Power Over Ethernet for VoIP, 100 Mbps Fast Ethernet / 100BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, ANSI.X3.263 FDDI TP-PMD, Ethernet / 10BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, 4 & 16 Mbps Token Ring / IEEE 802.5, T1/E1, xDSL, ISDN, 550 MHz Broadband Video and standards under development such as ATM at 622 Mbps, 1.2, 2.4 and 4.8 Gbps

  • Enhanced Performance Parameters – All electrical characteristics proven to exceed TIA/EIA 568-B.2-1 and ISO/IEC 11801 Category 6 requirements: including NEXT and ELFEXT (Pair-to-Pair and Power Sum), Insertion Loss, Return Loss, and Delay Skew

  • This cable and/or its manufacture are covered by patents. See www.belden.com/p for details.

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CAT 6E GigaLAN

CAT 6e+ Cable (AdvanceNet®)

AdvanceNet is unshielded twisted pair cable tested to 650 MHz and ETL verified to ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 Category 6. With the new mini FlexWeb® core separator, the AdvanceNet cable isolates the pairs throughout the length of the cable, while providing a smaller installer-friendly cable.

Benefits and Features

  • 25 year Warranty (available with MAC program)

  • 30 dB Minimum ACR @ 100 MHz – Proven support for Gigabit Ethernet / 1000BASE-T / IEEE 802.3ab, ATM up to 155 Mbps, IEEE 802.3af Power Over Ethernet for VoIP, 100 Mbps Fast Ethernet / 100BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, ANSI.X3.263 FDDI TP-PMD, Ethernet / 10BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, 4 & 16 Mbps Token Ring / IEEE 802.5, T1/E1, xDSL, ISDN, 550 MHz Broadband Video and standards under development such as ATM at 622 Mbps, 1.2 and 2.4 Gbps

  • 14 dB Minimum – Improvement in Near End Crosstalk vs. Category 5e NEXT

  • .45 ns/meter Maximum Skew – Tightly controlled propagation delay

  • Enhanced Performance Parameters – All electrical characteristics proven to exceed ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 and ISO/IEC 11801 Category 6 requirements: NEXT and ELFEXT (Pair-to-Pair and Power Sum), Insertion Loss, Return Loss, and Delay Skew

  • View this product's LEED credits

  • This cable and/or its manufacture are covered by patents. See www.belden.com/p for details.

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CAT 6e+ AdvanceNet

CAT 6e Cable (6 LAN Plus)

With today's evolving data capabilities, installation of an enhanced Category 6 cable provides assurance of current and future data needs with one installation. Mohawk's patented 6 LAN Plus cable is a cost-effective mid-grade Category 6 solution with exceptional data transmission support.

Benefits and Features

  • 25 year Warranty (available with MAC program)

  • Sweep tested to 550 MHz with verified stability

  • 25.5 dB minimum PS-ACR at 100 MHz

  • 3dB NEXT and improvement versus Category 6 limits due to improved pair isolation

  • Proven support for Gigabit Ethernet / 1000BASE-T / IEEE 802.3ab, ATM up to 155 Mbps, IEEE 802.3af Power Over Ethernet for VoIP, 100 Mbps Fast Ethernet / 100BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, ANSI.X3.263 FDDI TP-PMD, Ethernet / 10BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, 4 & 16 Mbps Token Ring / IEEE 802.5, T1/E1, xDSL, ISDN, 550 MHz Broadband Video and standards under development such as ATM at 622 Mbps, 1.2 and 2.4 Gbps

  • With flat tape core separator throughout the length of the cable

  • View this product's LEED credits

  • This cable and/or its manufacture are covered by patents. See www.belden.com/p for details.

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CAT 6e 6 LAN Plus

CAT 6 Cable (6 LAN)

6 LAN with a new tapeless design is an entry grade Category 6 UTP cable. ELT verified to ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 Category 6 and Mohawk internal 6 LAN specification.

Benefits and Features

  • 25 year Warranty (available with MAC program)

  • 24 dB Minimum ACR @ 100 MHz – Proven support for Gigabit Ethernet / 1000BASE-T / IEEE 802.3ab, ATM up to 155 Mbps, IEEE 802.3af Power Over Ethernet for VoIP, 100 Mbps Fast Ethernet / 100BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, ANSI.X3.263 FDDI TP-PMD, Ethernet / 10BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, 4 & 16 Mbps Token Ring / IEEE 802.5, T1/E1, xDSL, ISDN, 550 MHz Broadband Video and standards under development such as ATM at 622 Mbps, 1.2 and 2.4 Gbps

  • 9 dB Minimum – Improvement in Near End Crosstalk vs. Category 5e NEXT

  • Enhanced Performance Parameters – All electrical characteristics proven to meet ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 and ISO/IEC 11801 Category 6 requirements: NEXT and ELFEXT (Pair-to-Pair and Power Sum), Insertion Loss, Return Loss, and Delay Skew

  • View this product's LEED credits

  • This cable and/or its manufacture are covered by patents. See www.belden.com/p for details.

Technical Information

CAT 6 Cable 6 LAN

CAT 6 F/UTP Cable

Our Category 6 foiled twisted pair (F/UTP) cable is tested to 550 MHz and is third-party verified to Category 6. Now with FlexWeb® construction, the filler isolates the pairs throughout the length of the cable, while providing a round installer-friendly cable.

Benefits and Features

  • 25 year Warranty (available with MAC program)

  • 24 dB Minimum ACR @ 100 MHz – Proven support for Gigabit Ethernet / 1000BASE-T / IEEE 802.3ab, ATM up to 155 Mbps, 100 Mbps Fast Ethernet / 100BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, ANSI.X3.263 FDDI TP-PMD, Ethernet / 10BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, 4 & 16 Mbps Token Ring / IEEE 802.5, T1/E1, xDSL, ISDN, 550 MHz Broadband Video and standards under development such as ATM at 622 Mbps, 1.2 and 2.4 Gbps

  • 9 dB Minimum – Improvement in Near End Crosstalk vs. standard Category 5e NEXT

  • .30 ns/meter Maximum Skew – Tightly controlled propagation delay

  • 100% insulation (plenum)

  • Enhanced Performance Parameters – All electrical characteristics proven to exceed TIA/EIA 568-B.2-1 and ISO/IEC 11801 Category 6 requirements: NEXT and ELFEXT (Pair-to-Pair and Power Sum), Insertion Loss, Return Loss, and Delay Skew

  • Use All Shielded Components for a Shielded or Screened System – Mohawk strongly recommends the use of shielded or screened connecting hardware, and all shielded or screened cords: patch, work area and equipment cords should be used throughout the structured cabling system

  • This cable and/or its manufacture are covered by patents. See www.belden.com/p for details.

Technical Information

CAT 6 F/UTP

CAT 6e+ Patch Cable (AdvanceLink)

Mohawk’s CAT 6 patch cables are made with stranded tinned copper. They come in unshielded versions, a variety of colors and meet the ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 requirements.

Benefits and Features

  • 12 dB Minimum -- Improvement in Near End Crosstalk vs. standard Category 5

  • Enhanced Performance Parameters -- All electrical characteristics proven to exceed ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 Category 6 requirements: NEXT and ELFEXT (Pair-To-Pair and Power Sum), Insertion Loss (Attenuation), Return Loss and Impedance

  • View this product's LEED credits

  • This cable and/or its manufacture are covered by patents. See www.belden.com/p for details.

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Coming Soon

CAT 6 Outside Plant Cable (LAN-Trak)

Even a small amount of water or moisture in a cable will degrade the electrical performance of a Category cable. This power sum rated cable is filled with a user-friendly cream-like agent for a cleaner installation and less preparation time, and is designed for exposure to the elements with a black UV-resistant jacket. This allows you to extend your current network to outdoor satellite structures. This cable utilize Mohawk’s FlexWeb® core separator and is suitable for outdoor use in duct and for aerial lashing.

Benefits and Features

  • 25 year Warranty (available with MAC program)

  • Proven support for Gigabit Ethernet / 1000BASE-T / IEEE 802.3af Power Over Ethernet for VoIP, 100 Mbps Fast Ethernet / 100BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, ANSI.X3.263 FDDI TP-PMD, Ethernet / 10BASE-T / IEEE 802.5, 4 & 16 Mbps Token Ring / 550 MHz Broadband Video and standards under development such as ATM at 622 Mbps, 1.2 and 2.4 Gbps

  • Enhanced Performance Parameters – All electrical characteristics proven to meet ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 and ISO/IEC 11801 Category 6 requirements: NEXT and ELFEXT (Pair-to-Pair and Power Sum), Insertion Loss, Return Loss, and Delay Skew

  • This cable and/or its manufacture are covered by patents. See www.belden.com/p for details.

Technical Information

CAT 6 OSP LAN-Trak

CAT 6 Indoor/Outdoor Cable (VersaLAN®)

Mohawk is the first in the industry to offer this patented technology. VersaLAN expands indoor/outdoor capabilities to Category 6 and meets OSP applications. The primary benefit of this cable is that it can be used indoors in wet locations such as below grade duct or flood-prone areas. It is also suitable for outdoor use in duct and for aerial lashing. It is fully blocked and has a black sunlight resistant jacket. VersaLAN Category 6 cable is CM-LS rated.

Benefits and Features

  • 25 year Warranty (available with MAC program)

  • Tested to 550 MHz – with verified stability

  • Approved by the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) for use in demanding and harsh marine applications

  • Application-proven support for Gigabit Ethernet / 1000BASE-T / ATM up to 155 Mbps, IEEE 802.3af Power Over Ethernet for VoIP / 100BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, ANSI.X3.263 FDDI TP-PMD, Ethernet / 10BASE-T / IEEE 802.5, 4 & 16 Mbps Token Ring / 550 MHz Broadband Video and standards under development such as ATM at 622 Mbps, 1.2 and 2.4 Gbps

  • Performance Parameters – All electrical characteristics proven to meet ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 and ISO/IEC 11801 Category 6 requirements: including NEXT and ELFEXT (Pair-to-Pair and Power Sum), Insertion Loss, Return Loss, and Delay Skew

  • This cable and/or its manufacture are covered by patents. See www.belden.com/p for details.

Technical Information

CAT 6 Indoor/Outdoor VersaLAN

CAT 6 CMR/CMX (VersaLAN®)

VersaLAN Category 6 CMR/CMX Indoor/Outdoor is designed for residential LAN applications and is available in UTP and F/UTP designs. VersaLAN's innovative design with dual listings enables the cable to perform indoors between floors (UL CMR - riser rated for use as a vertical run in a shaft and for general purpose communications use) and outdoors where it may be exposed for short distances (UL CMX - outdoor limited use suitable for dwellings and raceways).

Benefits and Features

  • 25 year Warranty (available with MAC program)

  • Tested to 550MHz - with verified stability

  • Application - Proven support for Gigabit Ethernet / 1000BASE-T / ATM up to 155 Mbps, IEEE 802.3af Power Over Ethernet for VoIP / 100BASE-T / IEEE 802.3, ANSI.X3.263 FDDI TP-PMD, Ethernet / 10BASE-T / IEEE 802.5, 4 & 16 Mbps Token Ring / 550 MHz Broadband Video and standards under development such as ATM at 622 Mbps, 1.2 and 2.4 Gbps

  • Performance Perameters - All electrical characteristics proven to meet ANSI / TIA-568-C.2 and ISO / IEC 11801 Category 6 requirements; including NEXT and ELFEXT (Pair-to-pair and Power Sum), Insertion Loss, Return Loss, and Delay Skew

  • This cable and/or its manufacture are covered by patents. See www.belden.com/p for details.

Technical Information

CAT 6 CMR/CMX

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