1. Conductor: 24 AWG Stranded SPC
  2. Insulation: Fluoropolymer
    1. Color Codes: Pair 1: Blue, White/Blue; Pair 2: Orange, White/Orange
    2. Pair 3: Green, White/Green; Pair 4: Brown, White/Brown
  3. Spline: Fluoropolymer
  4. Binder: PTFE Tape
  5. Shield 1: Foil
  6. Shield 2: 38 AWG Silver-plated Copper Braid
  7. Jacket: Fluoropolymer (Translucent Blue)



The GF824A-5E is designed to deliver 1000Base-T Gigabit performance in accordance to ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 up to 268ft. The GF824A-5E is an identical alternative to PIC Wire E50824. With a 100% foil and an 90% round wire braided shield, this design provides ample protection against EMI in the vast majority of applications. This product is sold in bulk or CAT5E tested assemblies. Please contact GIGAFLIGHT for a quote.

If your project requires a specific jacket color that is called out in the jacket color table, please contact us for availability.

Environmental & Mechanical Properties

Shield Coverage:100% (Foil), 90% (Braid)
Outer Diameter in (mm):0.270 (6.86)
Weight lbs/1000ft (kg/1000m):50 (74)
Operating Temperature:-55°C to +200°C
Minimum Bend Radius in (mm):1.40 (35.56)

Electrical Properties

Impedence Ω:100
Capacitance pF/ft (m):14.5 (47.6)
DC Resistance Ω/1000ft (m):28.5 (93.5)
Max Distance ft (m):268 (81.69)
Dielectric Voltage Rating kV RMS:1.5

Attenuation (+25°C)

Frequency MHz dB/100 ft (m)
102.2 (7.2)
1006.8 (22.3)

Additional Jacket Colors for Special Applications

If your project requires a specific jacket color, GIGAFLIGHT can do that. Contact us for cable availability.

View Color & Application Table 

All values nominal unless noted.

GigaFlight’s aerospace cables are designed to be resistant to Skydrol, will meet requirements of RoHS & REACH, & meets Federal Aviation Regulations 14 CFR part 25.869 (a)(4), Appendix F part I (a)(3).

GF824A-5E Connectors

RJ45 Straight Plug

CAT 6A Shielded RJ45 Straight Plug

RJ45 Right Angle Plug

CAT 6A Shielded RJ45 Right Angle Plug

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GF824A-5E E50824* --

*Drop-in replacement: GIGAFLIGHT’s product is identical to another as far as materials, physical, and electrical characteristics.

**Suitable alternative: GIGAFLIGHT’s product is comparable with slight variances. Please contact us to discuss your application.