201 Series Double Snake Tray® Cable Tray


What's special about this Snake Tray?

  • Double packet design providing a natural separation for both voice data cables and fiber cables.
  • The double Snake allows for 50 square inches of cable path holding up to 510 cables.
  • 25" OD per NEC Article 318-9(b) either below raised floors or overhead, mounted to walls or suspended from a ceiling.
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Please Note: Snake Tray products ship in 5-7 days and are subject to a 30% restocking fee if returned.

Part # Overal Loading Physical Volume Cable Capacity Weight Of Cables (Tested Per Linear Ft. At 100% Fill Capacity) Price
CM-201-425D-8 7.25" H x 11.5" W x 98" L 4.25" D x 8.5" W 36 si 515 (CAT6) 17.60 lbs./ft.
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CM-201-5D-8 8.75" H x 13.75" W x 98" L 5" D x 10" W 50 si 715 (CAT6) 25 lbs./ft.
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  • Favored, specified and used by universities, Fortune 500 companies, and the US Government.
  • The most flexible cable runway system, designed to support fiber optic cables and voice/telecommunication cables.
  • Easy on-site installation.
  • Proven savings in installation costs of 85%.
  • No tools needed to hand bend the cable tray in any direction.
  • No sharp edges – no injuries to the installer or cable.
  • Creates turns in 10 seconds versus 20 minutes with other methods.
  • 15 seconds to connect trays together versus 10 minutes with other methods.
  • Made of zinc plated (ASTM B633C2) cold rolled steel (ASTM A510)
  • Connect Snake Trays together with only one connector bolt.
  • Built in hanging hardware
  • Hangs from a single point
  • Mounting hardware is simple and can be used for either computer access floor or overhead installations.
  • Low labor cost when suspending tray from a single point.
  • Designed for cables to enter or exit at any point, in any direction.
  • Double pocket design
  • EIA/TIA and NEC Compliant
  • NFPA 708 Compliant
  • Trays nest together to lower freight costs
  • Ships from inventory within a day.
  • Proudly made in the USA US Flag
  • PART # Drawing Size
    Height x Width
    Tray Area Cable Fill (50% fill) ** Support Span
    Lbs/Ft (max)
    CAT5E * CAT6 * CAT6A * 4' 5' 6' 8'
    CM-201-425D-8 cross section of 201 series 425d-8 tray (2X) 4.25" x 4.25" 36 514 370 265 74 59 47 ***
    CM-201-5D-8 cross section of 201-5D-8 tray (2X) 5" x 5" 50 714 510 368 103 82 66 ***

    * CAT5e 4 pail PL approximated at 0.19 in2 in diameter, CAT6 4 pail PL cable approximated at 0.25 in2 in diameter, and CAT6a 4 pair PL approximated at 0.30 in2

    ** Allowable fill ratios are based on the NEC rule that the cross sectional area of all the cable installed in the cable tray not exceed 50% of the cross sectional area of the cable tray (width x depth). TIA suggests a 40% fill ratio.

    *** Snake Tray series 201 are recommended to be supported every five (5) foot. However larger spans can be accommodated.




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