Cables and lines for signals, data, and power

Cables and lines for signals, data, and power

Whether for signal and power transmission or for networks and bus systems, you can assemble your connectors yourself. Use preassembled cable versions. In addition to the complete range for field installation, Phoenix Contact offers copper- and FO-based data cables, hybrid cables, signal cables, and power cables. Solutions for photovoltaics, for energy storage systems, and cables by the meter complete the portfolio.

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Your advantages

  • Wide range of applications with diverse connector types and cable qualities
  • Consistent cabling from the control cabinet to field level
  • Reliably sealed up to IP67/IP68 degree of protection
  • Perfectly fitting cabling with customer-specific versions starting from a batch size of 1
  • High availability with worldwide production locations

New products

RJ45 INDUSTRIAL series patch cables
RJ45 BUILDING series patch cables
M12 connectors for Single Pair Ethernet
ONEPAIR series IP20 PCB connectors and patch cables
M8 device connectors and network cables of the ONEPAIR series
USB type A and type C PCB connectors and patch cables
HDMI type A PCB connectors and patch cables
Coaxial PCB connectors and cables
Fiber-optic loose tube cables and mini breakout cables

Industrial RJ45 patch cables

Superior performance even under adverse ambient conditions

RJ45 INDUSTRIAL series patch cables are now available in all five outlet directions. These compact, angled connectors are ideal for reliable data transmission up to 10 Gbps where little
space is available.

These are the advantages

  • Connectors in uniform design
  • Five cable outlet directions
  • Robust molding
  • Length of angled connector: 35 mm
  • From CAT5 4-pos. (up to 100 Mbps), through CAT5 8-pos. (up to 1 Gbps), to CAT6A (up to 10 GBit/s)
  • Cables for flexible routing and drag chain, robotic, and track applications
  • Versions for conventional Ethernet protocols

These are the main features

  • Extremely space-saving: minimal angled connector length
  • Broad cable portfolio for various industrial applications
  • Ideal for demanding Ethernet applications with up to 10 Gbps data transmission in accordance with CAT6A
  • The harmonized components of the RJ45 INDUSTRIAL connector system ensure smoothly running operation
  • One partner for everything: always the right connection, thanks to an extensive portfolio of connectors for data transmission

RJ45 patch cables

Safe transmission in buildings and protected industrial areas

Patch cables in the RJ45 BUILDING series are ideal for future-proof cabling solutions in building automation and protected industrial areas. With data transmission rates of up to 10 Gbps and worldwide approvals, the shielded patch cables are ideal for use in building applications.

These are the advantages

  • Data transmission up to 1 Gbps in accordance with CAT5 or up to 10 Gbps in accordance with CAT6A
  • LSZH sheath
  • Lengths: 0.3 m … 20 m
  • 360° cable shielding
  • 360° shielded connector
  • Locking clip protection
  • Approvals: CE, RoHS II, WEEE, EAC, cULus

These are the main features

  • Ideal for demanding Ethernet applications with up to 10 Gbps data transmission in accordance with CAT6A
  • Ideal for building applications due to the use of cable sheath with Low Smoke Zero Halogen (LSZH) material class
  • Reliable even after several insertion cycles due to the protected locking clip
  • Consistent approval for the global market allows diverse use

M12 connectors for Single Pair Ethernet

Ethernet finally goes the distance

With Single Pair Ethernet (SPE), the established Ethernet protocol is advancing into the final automation levels and forms the basis for future-proof networking from the sensor to the cloud. Easy integration into your conventional sensors is made possible by the new SPE connectors in the ONEPAIR series in size M12.

These are the advantages

  • Transmission standards: 10Base-T1, 100Base-T1, 1000Base-T1
  • Data rates of up to 1 Gbps (up to 600 MHz)
  • Power over Data Line (PoDL) up to 60 W
  • Range of up to 1,000 m (10Base-T1L)
  • 360° shielded connectors
  • Cable structure: 1 x 2 x AWG 22/7
  • Degree of protection: IP67

These are the main features

  • Easily integrated: M12 male and female versions for established inductive sensors and flying leads
  • Cross-application: range of up to 1,000 m, data rates of up to 1 Gbps, and power of up to 50 W
  • Totally protected: Advanced Shielding Technology provides a reliable shield connection for network cables, even under extreme environmental conditions
  • Future-proof: standardized connectors and cables in accordance with IEC 63171-5

IP20 connectors for Single Pair Ethernet

Ethernet finally goes the distance

IP20 PCB connectors and patch cables in the ONEPAIR series for Single Pair Ethernet are ideal for efficient data transmission in factory and building automation. Optimized for many applications, this cabling is therefore the basis for future-proof networking from the sensor to the cloud.

These are the advantages

  • Transmission standards: 10Base-T1, 100Base-T1, 1000Base-T1
  • Data rates up to 1 Gbps (up to 600 MHz)
  • Power over Data Line (PoDL) up to 60 W
  • Ranges up to 1,000 m (10Base-T1L)
  • 360° shielding concept
  • Cable structure: 1 x 2 x AWG 22/7
  • Degree of protection: IP20
  • IDC males connectors: AWG 26 … 22

These are the main features

  • Future-proof: Standardized connectors in accordance with IEC 63171-2 (IP20)
  • Compact: SPE PCB connectors allow higher packing density
  • Efficient: PCB connectors for SMD, THR, and wave soldering processes for automated processing
  • Flexible: Connectors with IDC connection technology for field assembly
  • Consistent: Plug-compatible to M8 connectors for the SPE

M8 connectors for Single Pair Ethernet

Ethernet finally goes the distance

Single Pair Ethernet implements consistent Ethernet communication in the Industrial Internet of Things. Compact and robust M8 device connectors and network cables of the ONEPAIR series can be used for the space-saving
and future-proof transmission of data and power from the OT level right through to the IT level.

These are the advantages

  • Transmission standards: 10Base-T1, 100Base-T1, 1000Base-T1
  • Data rates up to 1 Gbps (up to 600 MHz)
  • Power over Data Line (PoDL) up to 60 W
  • Ranges up to 1,000 m (10Base-T1L)
  • 360° shielded device connectors for front and rear mounting
  • Cable structure: 1 x 2 x AWG 22/7
  • Degree of protection: IP67

These are the main features

  • Future-proof: Standardized connectors in accordance with IEC 63171-5 (IP67)
  • Easily integrated: Male and female versions for established inductive sensors and flying leads
  • Efficient: Device connectors for SMD, THR, and wave soldering processes enable automated processing
  • Cross-application: Control cabinet feed-throughs for transition from IP20 to IP67 connection technology
  • Securely shielded: Network cables with Advanced Shielding Technology

USB PCB connectors and patch cables

The high-speed service interface

The new PCB connectors and patch cables in USB type A and type C are available in the USB 2.0 and USB 3.2 Gen. 1/USB 3.0 versions. The high-quality items are optimal as service interfaces or for ongoing transmission in protected applications.

These are the advantages

  • Transmission speeds of up to 10 Gbps
  • Three outlet directions on the PCB
  • PCB connectors for SMD, THR, and wave soldering
  • Versions: USB 2.0 (type A) and USB 3.2 Gen. 1/USB 3.0 (type A and type C)
  • Patch cables: from 0.3 m to 3.0 m (USB 3.2 Gen. 1/USB 3.0) or 5.0 m (USB 2.0)

These are the main features

  • Portfolio for any application with three outlet directions for the PCB connectors
  • The PCB connector is dimensioned for processing in automated SMT reflow processes and THR processes
  • Cross-generation portfolio from USB 2.0 type A to USB 3.2 Gen. 1 / USB 3.0 type A and type C
  • One partner for any need: Always the right connection thanks to an extensive portfolio of plug connectors for data transmission

HDMI PCB connectors and patch cables

Perfect video and audio for every application

The new HDMI type A PCB connectors and patch cables extend the portfolio of data interfaces. The high-quality items are ideal for the reliable transmission of audio and video data and Ethernet (HEC) in protected applications.

These are the advantages

  • Two outlet directions on the PCB
  • PCB connectors for SMD soldering
  • HDMI 2.0 PCB connectors
  • HDMI high-speed patch cables
  • Patch cables: 0.3 m ... 7.5 m
  • HDMI Ethernet channel up to 100 Mbps

These are the main features

  • Portfolio for any application with two outlet directions for the female connectors
  • PCB connectors designed for processing in automated SMT and THR reflow processes
  • Future-proof data transmission with HDMI 2.0 PCB connectors and high-speed patch cables
  • One partner for everything: always the right connection, thanks to an extensive portfolio of connectors for data transmission

Coaxial PCB connectors and cables

Ideal for WLAN, Bluetooth, LTE, and 5G

Phoenix Contact has expanded its portfolio for coaxial cabling with PCB connectors and assembled cables. The new products are ideal for the transmission of WLAN, Bluetooth, LTE, or 5G signals.

These are the advantages

  • SMA, R-SMA, N series
  • Assembled coaxial cables:
    • Length 0.3 m ... 30 m
    • For frequencies up to 7.25 GHz
    • Excellent damping properties
  • 90° PCB connectors
  • PCB connectors for THR and wave soldering

These are the main features

  • Future-proof with the use of lead-free materials
  • Extensive portfolio for applications in industrial field communication
  • The reflow capability of PCB connectors supports efficient, cost-optimized processing
  • Complete documentation saves developers time during design-in
  • One partner for any need: Always the right connection thanks to an extensive portfolio of plug connectors for data transmission

Loose tube and mini breakout cables

Reliably wire fiber-optic splice boxes

Fiber-optic loose tube cables and mini breakout cables are an outstanding choice for future-proof cabling of distributors and splice boxes. The design as a universal cable allows for applications both inside and outside of buildings.

These are the advantages

  • 10 loose-tube cable versions for multimode and singlemode
  • 2 mini breakout cable versions for multimode OM4
  • Versions with 12 or 24 fibers
  • Lengths: Configurable up to 1,000 m
  • Sheath colors that match the fiber category
  • CPR certificate for use in structures
  • Ozone- and UV-resistant

These are the main features

  • Versatile for both indoor and outdoor routing
  • Optimal for assembling with connectors or for splicing
  • High flexibility with a large range of versions
  • Wide range of applications thanks to temperature ranges of -40 to +70°C
  • High resistance to tensile forces of up to 3,000 N

Man configuring a custom cable assembly on a tablet

Configure your custom cable assembly

Configure your cable connection for signal, data, and power transmission in IP6x environments or for control cabinet applications. Freely selectable cable lengths and cable ends enable customized cable assemblies.

Five differently configured signal and power cables

Signal and power cables for reliable sensor/actuator cabling

Connect sensors and actuators quickly and easily in the field using assembled cables for signal and power transmission.

  • Sizes from M8 to M40 as well as 1/2" and 7/8"
  • Choose from a range of versions and cable qualities
  • Up to 17 positions in one connector
  • Protected and reliable shielding with Advanced Shielding Technology
Five different colored data cables with different connections

Data cables for all common networks and fieldbuses

Transmit data safely and reliably using industrial-grade assembled data cables.

  • Data transmission at up to 40 Gbps
  • Solutions for device connection, control cabinet cabling, and field cabling
  • M8, M12, and RJ45 to USB, HDMI, and D-SUB, up to coaxial and FO connections, as well as cabling for Single Pair Ethernet
  • Wide range of designs, codings, and pin assignments
Four hybrid cables in different colors and different connectors

Hybrid cables for communication interfaces and motor connections

Transmit data signals and power in a single connector in sizes M12, M23, and M40.

  • Preassembled cables in standard or customer-specific designs
  • Plastic molded at one or both ends
  • Angled M23 design with adjustable cable outlet direction
Two different installation cables with connectors

Installation cables for electrical installations

Installation cables with flexible conductors enable modern electrical installations in accordance with IEC 61535. Configuration and assembly in accordance with specifications and appropriate marking for the trade simplify installation.

  • Conductor cross-sections from 0.5 to 6.0 mm²
  • External cable diameter of 6 to 21 mm
  • 2- to 5-pos. connectors
Three PV cables with different connectors

PV cables for DC cabling

Photovoltaic cables from the SUNCLIX series connect all the function elements of your PV project safely and consistently from the PV panel through to the inverter – for safe operation in rooftop systems in commercial and industrial power stations.

  • Conductor cross-sections from 2.5 to 10 mm²
  • Customized assembly
  • Unique pin connector pattern
AC and DC charging cables for e-mobility

Charging cables for e-mobility

The CHARX connect AC and DC charging cables enable mode 3 and fast charging of electric vehicles with up to 500 kW. The charging connectors are available for type 1, type 2, and GB/T. They stand out with their high level of safety, reliability, durability as well as their attractive and highly ergonomic design.

Five cables and connectors in a customer-specific design

Customer-specific cable assemblies

Assemble custom cables for your application with a wide range of designs, codings, and pin assignments.

  • All standard cables and connectors for data, signal, and power transmission
  • A range of services tailored to applications in machine building and systems manufacturing, infrastructure as well as wind power and other forms of renewable energy
  • Custom marking, labeling, and packaging possible as well as assemblies with add-on components
Three different colored cable reels with cables by the meter

Cables by the meter for copper and FO applications

Implement various applications with our cables sold by the meter. Design the cabling in accordance with your specific requirements.

  • Versatile cable types
  • Custom cable lengths
  • With connectors designed for assembly

A wide range of solutions for the following industries Connectors and cables are used in almost all industries and markets, and tailor-made solutions are available. The industries that they are used in include:

Automotive production
Factory automation
Oil refinery plant at night
Process automation
Modern office building
Building automation
Solar system with wind turbines in the background
Energy
5G antenna base station
Communication infrastructure
Advanced Shielding Technology

Advanced Shielding Technology

Advanced Shielding Technology Totally protected shielding

Advanced Shielding Technology is the innovative shielding concept for assembled connectors. Liquid metal completely encloses the cable shielding during the manufacturing process and guarantees a fully protected and reliable shield connection. You can thus increase the transmission quality of data, signals, and power even under extreme environmental influences. Place your trust in future-proof cabling in state-of-the-art factory automation.