DMX Cable

DMX Cable Cables
DMX Cable

Part Number: IO-DMX5-XX-P

The 5 Pin Professional Series DMX cable features a 4 conductor design for true DMX512.backbone to your professional lighting rig.

120 ohm Characteristic Impedance
5 Pin Silver Plated XLR Style Connectors
2 Twisted Pairs
Double Shielded
Thick PVC Jacket to Reduce Crosstalk
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Designed for perfect data and control transmission, this DMX cable features 4 bare copper conductors arranged in two high quality twisted pairs along with an aluminum foil shield and a tinned copper braided shield. Along with its 120 ohm characteristic impedance, this cable meets all the ESTA guidelines for a True DMX512 cable.

The IO-XLR5-M-BK and IO-XLR5-F-BK connectors feature durable die cast zinc shells with built in latch locks which provide a reliable connection when mated with the opposite gender. They also feature a sturdy plastic insert that tightens onto the cable to provide strain relief while an additional rubber boot delivers extended support from excessive bending. The silver plated wire terminals and PE insulation ensure a great signal every time.

It's durable and flexible PVC jacket protects the OFC conductors from whatever life throws at it. Add to the equation the two shields and the conductors have double the protection from EMI resulting in a dependable addition to any professional lighting technician's toolbox.

DMX Cable
DMX Cable
DMX Cable

Technical Specifications

Product IO-DMX5-XX-P
Part Number
4 Plus Shield
Number of Conductors
Conductors 20/0.12mm
24 AWG
Insulation PE
Blue, White, Red, & Green
Shield Braided TC & Aluminum Foil
16*9/0.10 OFC
Jacket 8.0mm
Drain Wire 7/0.20 TC
Electrical & Mechanical Characteristics < 87.5 Ω/km
Conductor DC Resistance
< 18.1 Ω/km
Shield DC Resistance
120 Ω
≤ 39.2 pF/m
Capacitance Between
Conductors (pF/m)
≤ 74.9 pF/m
Capacitance Between
Conductors / Shield
300 V
Voltage Breakdown
> 58,800
Flex Life
> 745 N
Tensile Strength
-20°C ~ +60° C
(-4°F ~ +140°F)
Applicable Temperature
-40°C ~ +70° C
(-40°F ~ +158°F)
Peak Temperature

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