100 Foot Direct Burial Cat5 Cable

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Hand-made direct burial CAT5 cables. Each individually made to order and tested before being shipped.

Made from Black CMXT, w/Drain Wire, UV Rated, 24AWG, Direct burial shielded cable with LSZH jacket, Dual Jacket, 8-Conductor, Solid-Bare Copper.

This multipurpose cable can be used in Outdoor, Outside Plant, Above Ground as well as Direct Burial. Each individual cable is fully tested prior to shipping to ensure maximum performance. Are you looking for a rugged Cat5e DBC cable that can not only stand up to the elements but also be directly buried in the ground? If so, you have come to the right place. Each cable is comprised of 24AWG solid bare copper wire arranged in 4 twisted pairs, waterblock tape to repel moisture, a foil shield and drain wire to cut down on electrical interference, and a LSZH rated outer jacket. These high-quality cables are terminated by hand right here in our central Indiana location. Our line of Cat5e outdoor rated, direct burial patch cables are designed to last where standard indoor cables fail

Because these are indeed built to order there may be a lead time of several days depending on many factors so, if time is crucial, please contact us to discuss specifics and we will do our best to meet your deadline.


  • High-Performance Data Cable
  • Hand Made in the U.S.A.
  • Made using ETL Listed, RoHS Compliant CAT5E cable
  • Direct Burial, Dual Jacket (Waterproof), UV rated
  • CAN/CSA -C22.2 No. 214
  • Exceeds ANSI/TIA 568C.2, ISO/IEC 11801
  • 24AWG Solid Bare Copper Conductors
  • Category-5E F/UTP Overall Foil Shield
  • 350MHz Bandwidth for Data Applications


Technical Data

  • Rated Voltage 60 V
  • Reference Standard TIA/EIA 568, ISO/IEC 11801
  • Product Standard Certification     CMX
  • Rated Temperature 75 ºC
  • Application Horizontal Wiring in LAN



  • Solid Bare Copper
  • Size 24 AWG



  • Average Thickness 0.008 in (0.200 mm)
  • Twisted Pair Diameter 0.072 in (1.82 ±0.01 mm)
  • Min. Point Thickness                     0.007 in (0.185 mm)      
  • PE
  • Min. Point Thickness                     0.007 in (0.185 mm)      


Assembly Diameter

  • 0.15 in (3.80 mm)


Inner Jacket (Gray)

  • PVC
  • Min. Point Thickness                     0.014 in (0.36 mm)        
  • Drain Wire (Tinned Copper) 7/0.16
  • Outer Diameter 0.19 in (4.80±0.10 mm)
  • Average Thickness 0.016 in (0.40 mm)
  • AL Foil Yes


Outer Jacket (Black)

  • Average Thickness 0.023 in (0.60 mm)
  • Rip Cord Yes
  • Min. Point Thickness                     0.021 in (0.54 mm)        
  • LSZH (UV)
  • Outer Diameter 0.24 in (6.20±0.10 mm)


Color of Pairs

  • Pair 1: Blue, White-Blue
  • Pair 2: Orange, White-Orange
  • Pair 3: Green, White-Green
  • Pair 4: Brown, White-Brown


Mechanical Characteristics

  • Test Object Jacket
  • Before   Tensile Strength (Mpa)   ≥13.8
  • Aging Condition (ºCxhrs) 100x168
  • Aging     Elongation (%)                 ≥50% of unaged
  • Test Material                                 LSZH (UV)
  • Aging     Elongation (%)                 ≥100
  • After     Tensile Strength (Mpa)   ≥85% of unaged
  • Cold Bend (-20±2º Cx4hrs) No Crack


Electrical Characteristics:

  • 1.0-350MHz Delay Skew (ns/100m) ≤45
  • Resistance Unbalance (%) ≤5
  • Pair-to-Ground Capacitance Unbalance (pF/100m) ≤330
  • 1.0-350MHz Impendance (Ohms) 100±15
  • Max. Conductor DC Resistance 20°C (ohms/km) 88.5

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  • 5
    Worth the money

    Posted by N/A on Feb 16th 2021

    I needed a handful of cables that would hold up under severe conditions, these definitely do just that.

  • 5

    Posted by Craig Kruse on Jul 17th 2017

    Needed a cable to stand up to the outdoor environment and this does it nicely.

  • 5
    Solid product

    Posted by Stephen on Mar 3rd 2016

    Needed to get the barn connected, these guys built me a cable that should last for years and years!