Category 6A Cable, Riser

Genesis Category 6A cables offer the ultimate choice for high-performance networks. These cables support 10 Gigabit Ethernet speeds to handle the demands of wireless access points, IP video surveillance, and data centers.

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Genesis® Riser Rated Category 6A Cable is suitable for installation as follows:

  • Installed in a metal raceway that complies with 300.22(B).
  • Supported by solid bottom metal cable trays with solid metal covers.
  • In risers.
  • Within buildings in other than air-handling spaces and risers.
  • Exposed to sunlight.


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)
23 AWG 23 AWG
4 4
Unshielded Unshielded

Standards & References

Genesis® Riser Rated Category 6A Cable meets or exceeds the following:

  • UL 1666 - Riser Rated
  • CSA C22.2 No. 2556 - FT4 Rated
  • UL 444 - Communication Cables, Type CMR
  • Sunlight Resistant Rated
  • REACH/RoHS Compliant
  • TIA-568.2-D Category 6A


Genesis® Riser Rated Category 6A Cable features the following quality and convenience characteristics:

  • Bare Copper conductors for excellent signal transmission and low voltage drop.
  • Polypropylene or Polyethylene insulation.
  • PVC 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 -20 °C to 75 °C.