eXtreme® SlimLine boot UTP category-6+ patch cord. 24 AWG, UTP stranded conductor, modular non-keyed, 8-position, 8-conductor plug, 94V-0 rated material. Tested and verified by Intertek (ETL) to meet ANSI/TIA-568-C.2 component standards. Improved plug access in tight spaces. Stranded conductor for longer flex-life. T568B wiring to function in either T568A or T568B applications. All patch cords are backwards compatible with earlier ANSI/TIA category ratings. Channel performance verified by third-party testing in 4-connector, 100 meter channel. The cords shall include a low/narrow-profile boot that allows for easy cord removal without snagging. Patch cord plug shall be clear and contacts shall have industry-standard, ANSI/TIA-1096-A compliant 50 micro-inch of gold plating. Support traditional and high-density panels and switches. The snagless plug design with integrated strain-relief boot makes the patch cords an excellent choice in environments where moves, adds and changes are frequent.