Although designed for cat 5e 6 not all cabling will be usable at the full range especially for 5gbase t on cat 5e.
Cat 5e cable color order.
Some cat 5e may support operation at reduced.
If you are using utp cat 5 cable than you have to follow cat5 color code in order to make a working cable.
The custom quicktrex line of cables allows you to choose an exact type length and color of fiber or copper cabling.
Please be aware that modifying ethernet cables improperly may cause loss of network connectivity.
The table at right shows the order of the wire pairs.
Bulk ethernet cable category 5e or cat5e.
Category 5 cable cat 5 is a twisted pair cable for computer networks since 2001 the variant commonly in use is the category 5e specification cat 5e the cable standard provides performance of up to 100 mhz and is suitable for most varieties of ethernet over twisted pair up to 1000base t gigabit ethernet.
The great advances in technology created a need for another size connector and the rj 45 was adapted to fit.
When the rj 45 connectors first came into use they were primarily used for telephones.
Reduced range when used with cat 6 55m cat 6a supports the full 100m range.
To cut and strip the wires.
For a cross over cable the other end will have a different color order as shown by the crossover picture above.
You can also choose from plenum or riser rated.
There are two color code standards tia eia 568a 568b for making a working network cable.
Bulk cat 5 5e cat 6 6a or cat 7 or higher ethernet cables as per your requirement.
Some instructions to make cat6 patch cable.
Ethernet cable color coding diagram for.
Color coding cat 5e and cat 6 cable straight through and cross over.
8p8c modular connector plugs rj45 and modular connector crimper.
Cat 5 is also used to carry other signals such as telephony and video.
Samer february 1 2013 comments.
The information listed here is to assist network administrators in the color coding of ethernet cables.
We will use the common white striped solid scheme throughout this site.
As there are 8 wires in every utp cables you have to follow color coding standard on where to place each wires at rj 45 connector.
For a standard straight through cable repeat all steps and wire color order on the other end of cable.
8p8c modular connector jacks and 110 punch.
Some cable has all solid colors in untwisted pairs avoid completely as it is not cat 5 rated.
Lanshack offers cat 5 patch cables cat 6 patch cables and cat 6a patch cables in shielded and unshielded types.