Cat5e outdoor shielded cable is this the best choice? Think of it this way, your
going to run it outdoors where this is the high stress area. No shielding works fine
but the shielding could be the choice that you need.
The added protection
to the cable from outside influence and interference could be well worth your effort and
even the added expense. Shielded protects not only the integrity of the cable but the added
protection from EMF signals and stray signals that could affect your data integrity.
So, if you asked the question the answer is the more protection you can get
outdoors the better off you'll be. Take the step to shielded.