Igus® Chainflex® CAT5e Network Cables

Pre-Terminated Data Cable for Extreme Applications

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What's special about this Cat5e Ethernet cable?

  • Premium-grade category 5 data cable specifically designed to withstand the punishing rigors of constantly moving parts, while withstanding some of the harshest environmental elements
  • Abrasion resistant and highly flexible construction protects inner conductors from premature breakage and wear-and-tear in high stress applications, such as cable/ hose carrier systems or suspended cable trays for industrial machinery
  • 26 AWG inner conductors are constructed from finely stranded bare copper wires to provide excellent data transmission while meeting and exceeding the EIA/TIA compliance for CAT5e performance
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Equipment failure due to cables deteriorating and not living up to the demanding standards of today’s fast-paced machinery is a very costly and counterproductive problem that plagues a wide range of industries, from amusement parks to machine shops. Chainflex® Cat 5e Ethernet patch cords from Igus® provide the perfect solution to failing data cables used for moving machinery. Unlike standard Cat 5 cables, these high-performance cables contain multiple layers of strong, flexible and resistant materials to ensure cables perform and maintain the highest level of reliability, even in the roughest environments.


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Patche Cord
Part #DescriptionLengthColorWeightPrice
IGU-RI9296-2MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Patch Cord2m (6.56 ft)Violet0.67 lb
IGU-RI9296-10MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Patch Cord10m (32.81 ft)Violet3.28 lbs
IGU-RI9296-15MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Patch Cord15m (49.21 ft)Violet4.92 lbs
IGU-RI9296-25MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Patch Cord25m (82.02 ft)Violet8.20 lbs
IGU-RI9296-30MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Patch Cord30m (98.43 ft)Violet9.84 lbs
Cross-Over Cable
Part #DescriptionLengthColorWeightPrice
IGU-RI9296-N2MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Cross-Over Cable2m
(6.56 ft)
Violet0.67 lb
IGU-RI9296-N10MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Cross-Over Cable10m
(32.81 ft)
Violet3.28 lbs
IGU-RI9296-N15MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Cross-Over Cable15m
(49.21 ft)
Violet4.92 lbs
IGU-RI9296-N25MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Cross-Over Cable25m
(82.02 ft)
Violet8.20 lbs
IGU-RI9296-N30MIGUS Chainflex CAT5e Cross-Over Cable30m
(98.43 ft)
Violet9.84 lbs
  • Pre-harnessed with high-quality RJ-45 keystones for immediate installation and use
  • Conductors are insulated in a polyethylene foam designed to ensure consistency, while limiting crosstalk and interference
  • Inner jacket is molded from a low-adhesion PVC blend designed to provide excellent flexibility, while protecting and maintaining twisted conductor pairs
  • Overall shield offers up to 90% optical coverage, and is made from highly flexible tinned copper braid that significantly reduces the effects of electromagnetic interference (EMI) on the cable’s performance
  • Outer jacket is a pressure extruded, halogen-free PUR blend that provides excellent abrasion and oil-resistance, with moderate UV-resistance and flame retardant qualities
  • EIA/TIA 568-B.2 Compliant
  • ЯU® Compliant
  • CSA AWM Rated
  • CE Rated


General Specifications
Lengths 2m (6.56'), 10m (32.81'), 15m (49.21'), 25m (85.02'), 30m (98.43')
AWG 26
Number of Pairs 4 pairs
Outer Diameter (approx) 0.3" [7.6mm]
Shield Tinned Copper, 90% optical coverage
Copper Index 7.4 lbs/mft [11kg/km]
Weight 60 lbs/mft [89 kg/km]
Types CAT5e Patch Cord
CAT5e Cross-Over Cable
Technical Data
Minimum bending radius for flexible use 12.5 x outer cable diameter
Permissable temperature range for continuous flexing -22° to +176° F [-30° to +90° C]
Oil Resistance High
UV Resistance Medium
Insertion Loss Meets EIA/TIA 568-B.2 for CAT5e stranded conductors
Differential Impedance 100Ω
Capacitance (conductor to conductor) 19pF/ft
RU CSA AWM: I/II A/B 80° C 300V
CE Compliant
Conductor Color Blue & White/Blue, Orange & White/Orange, Green & White/Green, Brown & White/Brown
lbs/mft = pounds per thousand feet





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