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1152A - Broadband Coax, Series 6, 18 AWG Solid BCCS, Quad Shield, FEP Jkt, CMP

Broadband Coax, Series 6, 18 AWG Solid Bare Copper Covered Steel Conductor, FEP Insulation, Foil + 60% Tinned Copper Braid + Foil + 40% Tinned Copper Braid Shield, FEP Jacket, CMP

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Broadband, Cable Television (CATV), RF drop cable, Over-The-Air (OTA) antennas

Construction Details

RG Type: 6
ElementSizeStrandingNom. DiameterMaterial
Coax(es)18 AWGSolid0.040 inBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel
MaterialNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam)0.170 in (4.32 mm)White
Outer Shield
LayerOuter Shield TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage
1TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duobond® II100%
2BraidTinned Copper (TC)60%
3TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
4BraidTinned Copper (TC)45%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.273 in (6.93 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.273 in (6.93 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

Return Loss (RL)
FrequencyMin. Structural Return Loss
10 - 400 MHz20 dB
FrequencyNom. Attenuation
1 MHz0.3 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.66 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.6 dB/100ft
100 MHz2.2 dB/100ft
200 MHz3.0 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.6 dB/100ft
700 MHz6.6 dB/100ft
900 MHz7.7 dB/100ft
1000 MHz8.2 dB/100ft
Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Outer Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-ShieldNom. Characteristic ImpedanceNom. Velocity of Prop.
28 Ohm/1000ft (92 Ohm/km)1.8 Ohm/1000ft (5.9 Ohm/km)16.5 pF/ft (54.1 pF/m)75 Ohm82%
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMP), (CMP)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
200°C-70°C to +200°C
Bend Radius
Stationary Min.Installation Min.
2.75 in (69.9 mm)2.75 in (69.9 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 192 lbs (87.1 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 45 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Plenum, Indoor, Outdoor, Aerial - When supported by messenger wire, Burial
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: NFPA 262, FT6
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Eca
NEC / UL Compliance: Article 800, CMP
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMP
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), REACH, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
UK Regulation Compliance: UKCA Mark
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Other Standard Compliance(s): ANSI/SCTE 74

Product Notes

Notes: For use in indoor plenum environments but also suitable for outdoor and underground applications.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.464 Revision Date: 04-29-2024

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPCFootnote
1152A A8R500Beige, SnowReel500 ft612825107491C
1152A A8R1000Beige, SnowReel1,000 ft612825107484C
Date: 2005-04-01
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