Category 5e Cable, Water Resistant

Genesis Category 5e Cables offer the ideal choice for basic voice and data networks. These water resistant and water-blocked cables safeguard devices from moisture damage and corrosion to ensure uninterrupted performance and longevity.

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Genesis® Water Resistant Category 5e Cable is suitable for installation as follows:

  • In burial applications when installed in conduit.
  • In outdoor locations, exposed to sunlight and moisture.


Select a set of products below for more information:
Size (AWG or kcmil) (mm2) Number of Pairs Stranding No. of Strands Shielding Nom. OD (mils) (mm) Nominal Total Weight (lbs/1000') (kgs/km)
24 AWG 24 AWG
4 4
Solid Solid
Unshielded Unshielded
232 5.89
19 28

Standards & References

Genesis® Water Resistant Category 5e Cable meets or exceeds the following:

  • Sunlight Resistant Rated
  • REACH/RoHS Compliant
  • TIA-568.2-D Category 5e


Genesis® Water Resistant Category 5e Cable features the following quality and convenience characteristics:

  • Bare Copper conductors for excellent signal transmission and low voltage drop.
  • Polypropylene insulation.
  • Polyethylene jacket.
  • Durable rip cord for efficient jacket stripping and removal.
  • Countdown® Length Markings for easy tracking of usage and remaining cable.
  • Rated for 300 Volts
  • Rated for -40 °C to 80 °C.