Armoured CAT5E Cable Per Metre

£1.48 Ex. VAT £1.78 Inc. VAT
  • Steel Wire Armour Below Outer Sheath
  • Maximum Bandwidth: 100Mhz
  • Max Transmission Speed: 1 Gigabit Per Second

Per Metre

This product is sold by the length. Simply select the number of metres you'd like to purchase.

Armoured CAT5E Cable Per Metre – Armoured network cable suitable for network installations in homes, outhouses, businesses etc. This cable has a PVC outer sheath and a galvanised steel wire armour below to protect the cores. This means it’s suitable for outdoor use as it’s waterproof, UV-resistant and protected against damage.

Armoured CAT5E Cable Per Metre Specifications

  • Conductor: Class 1 Solid Copper
  • Insulation: HDPE
  • Inner Sheath 1: PVC
  • Inner Sheath 2: PVC
  • Armour: Galvanised Steel
  • Temperature Rating: -20°C to + 60°C
  • Minimum Bending Radius: Fixed – 8 x overall diameter
  • Core Identification:
    – 1 Pair: Blue | White/Blue
    – 2 Pair: Orange | White/Orange
    – 3 Pair: Green | White/Green
    – 4 Pair: Brown | White/Brown
  • Sheath Colour: Black

Ethernet Speeds

Each category of cable carries a different transmission speed and bandwidth frequency. Below is a list of the following so that you can select the correct cable depending on your requirements:

Category 5e (CAT5E)

  • Cable Type: UTP
  • Max Data Transmission Speed: 10/100/1000 Mbps (Megabytes Per Second)
  • Max Bandwidth: 100 MHz

Further Information

If you require a type of this cable that you can’t see among the range we have online, please contact our sales team on 01244 288138. Alternatively, you can send an email inquiry to [email protected]. We will do our best to find the cable you require!

Also, if you’re looking to order a large quantity of the cable/products we supply, please contact us prior to placing your order. Bulk discounts may be available on large quantity orders!

Ordinarily, you’d order this cable when installing a new building or doing renovations. Please note we also sell the armoured cable for carrying power as well as armoured cable accessories to suit all of these cables. This means you’ll be able to order everything you need to accomodate for your requirements.

** EVAL; 08/04/24 **

Additional information

Weight 0.4000 kg

Ideal for external Ethernet applications or used as a outdoor network cable.




CAT 5 Armoured cable per metre
This armoured cat 5e cable is cut to length so if you just simply put in the quanity how metres you need it will be cut to the exact length you require.
The Armoured cat5 cable is LSZH (Low Smoke Zero Halogen) and 24AWG (American Wire Gauge). The outer diameter is just shy of 1cm, measuring a total of 9mm OD. Like all Armoured cat5 cables we stock, the make up of the Steel is Galvanized. This is a premium build of cable and the best prices on-line for GSWA (not the cheaper corrugated steel tape). Our warehouse usually holds around 2000 mtrs of Armoured cat5 at any time.
Armoured cat5 cable is made up of an everyday Cat5e Ethernet Cable on the inside. Exactly like the data cable we would use for our home computer or Internet router. The main difference being, is this cat5 cable has a Galvanized Armoured Steel Wire plating protecting the 4 pairs of Ethernet cable. The cable is then layered with a Polyethylene Sheath (PE) which gives the outer jacket a protection against UV and moisture.
Solid Copper (not cheap/none compliant CCA)High qualityDiameter – 9mm24 AWGPolyolefin InsulatedLSZHG/SWA Galvanized Steel Wire ArmouredMinimum Installation bend radius – 12 x diameterMinimum Installed bend radius – 8 x diameterOperating Temperature Range -20 to 60CStandards: EIA/TIA 568A;ISO/IEC 11801 2nd ed.; IEC 61156-5EN 50173; EN 50288-3-1Fire Performance – IEC 60332-3-22 (Cat. A); IEC 60754-2; IEC 61034
Delivery Information
Here at, we aim to provide a valuable and rewarding service to all of our customers. This means that we hold a large and varied range of stock including lan cable. If you require a specific type of cable or accessory but cannot see the item on the website, please feel free to call our sales team on 01244 288138, who will be happy to provide further information and assistance. is located on Zone 1 of Deeside Industrial Park near Chester. If you'd prefer to pick up the items that you have ordered as opposed to getting them delivered, please feel free to do so as all pick ups are welcome. Cat 5 Armoured lan cable available for the best prices online with fast, free delivery on orders over £100 excluding VAT.

Product Code

CAT 5E Armoured

Number of cores / size of cable

4 pairs


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