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Hitachi Cable America

Enews Archive - October 2017

What's Happening at Hitachi Cable...
Greetings!

Have you checked in with us lately? We have some exciting new products we would love to share with you! We also want to tell you about LP testing and why it may be important to you.
Don't Miss the Latest!
Small Diameter 10-Gigabit Ethernet Cable
Category 6A Supra 10G-XE ™
Hitachi Cable America introduces the new Supra 10G-XE™ Category 6A UTP cable. Available in both plenum and riser rated constructions, the new Supra 10G-XE delivers exceptional Category 6A performance while maintaining a small 0.275 inch outside diameter. Utilizing HCA’s Noise Control Barrier™, the Supra 10G-XE supports 10 gigabit Ethernet to the maximum distance of 100 meters as identified in the ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 standard. It also supports PoE applications up to 100 watts. The Supra 10G-XE is exceptionally robust. When utilized with component compliant Category 6A connectivity, the Supra 10G-XE can be covered by HCA’s Open System Architecture Lifetime Warranty when installed by one of our certified installers. It's made in the USA.

Power Over Ethernet up to 140 Watts
Category 5e Power+ Cable™
Hitachi Cable America introduces the new Power+™ Category 5e UTP cable. Available in a plenum rated construction, the new Category 5e Power+™ supports Power over Ethernet (PoE) and other low voltage power applications up to 140 watts. With 22 AWG conductors, the Power+ received an LP (Limited Power) rating of .7 amps from UL. With the highest temperature rating in the industry of 105°C, it can safely support current and future power application with no degradation of the cable due to excessive heat. The Category 5e Power+ cable is eligible for HCA’s Open System Architecture Lifetime Warranty when installed by an HCA certified installer. This cable, as well as all of our high performance cables, is made in the USA.
What is LP Testing?
Limited Power testing is a test procedure for determining how many amps a conductor can accommodate. It is an optional method of testing that cable manufacturers can use to promote the power carrying capacity of their cables. The intent is to aid contractors and end users in determining how much power a given cable can accommodate. For more specific detail click below.