6-pair UTP cable, with Category 5e (ANSI/TIA-568-C.2) performance, is the solution to a growing number of special installation needs. More customers are demanding two additional pairs above the standard 4-pair cable for highbandwidth applications. Two additional pairs provide the flexibility for utility metering and other telemetry needs without the expense of adding a separate cable and without additional space. The Superior Essex 6-pair CAT 5e cable delivers the performance expected, while offering the many features and user advantages of all our high performance premises products. This item has been discontinued by the manufacturer and is here for archival purposes.