15m Outdoor CAT6 FTP Ethernet Patch Cable

15m Outdoor CAT6 FTP Ethernet Patch Cable


Description of 15m CAT6 Cable


  • Standard: CAT6 Patch Cable
  • Colour: Grey
  • Length: 15m
  • Wires Per Cable: 8
  • Connectors: 2 x RJ45 Plugs
  • UTP 23AWG (American Wire Gauge)
  • Pair Sequence: EIA/TIA 568A
  • 550MHz
  • Moulded Boots with Strain Relief
  • Gold Plated Contacts
  • Jacket: PVC
  • Gigabit Ready
  • 100% Performance Tested
  • Snag less: Yes (RJ45 Latch is Covered)


Uses of CAT6 Cables


Used primarily

  • In server rooms / patch rooms
  • To connect PC / Laptop to wall plates
  • To connect PC / Laptop directly to router or switch
  • Run HDMI over CAT6


Advantages of CAT6 Cables


The main advantages are that

  • The cables are pre terminated
  • They are low cost
  • Their 15m length gives a good range
  • Moulded plug with good strain relief
  • Snag less design
  • Are compatible with gigabit networks
  • Are backward compatible with older networks


Disadvantages of CAT6 Cables


The main disadvantages are that

  • Long length may leave excess
  • CAT6 cables are slightly more expensive than CAT5 cables
  • In pure material terms it is more expensive to buy pre-terminated cables than cable & connectors
  • Pre-terminate CAT6 cable is not always possible to pull through trunking