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Product Hierarchy

1186A - CATV Video, RG59, 20 AWG BCCS, Quad Shield (Foil + 65% Braid + Foil + 45% Braid), CM

1186A-CATV Video, RG59, 20 AWG BCCS, Qua

Series 59, 20 AWG solid .032" bare copper-covered steel conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® + aluminum braid(s) shield (65% and 45% coverage), PVC jacket.

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
Suitable Applications: CATV, Broadband

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
20SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.032 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Conductor Size: 20 AWG
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FPE - Foam Polyethylene0.144 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum/Polyester/AluminumBonded Duofoil®100 %
Braid2AL - Aluminum65 %
Tape3Aluminum/Polyester/AluminumDuofoil®100 %
Braid4AL - Aluminum45 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.265 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
44.5 Ohm/1000ft7 Ohm/1000ft7.0 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Shielding: Foil + Braid + Foil + Braid (Quad)
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic ImpedanceNominal Characteristic Tolerance
75 Ohm± 3 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5 MHz20 dB
1000 MHz20 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
5 MHz0.89 dB/100ft
55 MHz1.95 dB/100ft
211 MHz3.59 dB/100ft
270 MHz4.05 dB/100ft
300 MHz4.27 dB/100ft
350 MHz4.64 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.88 dB/100ft
450 MHz5.30 dB/100ft
550 MHz5.90 dB/100ft
750 MHz6.96 dB/100ft
870 MHz7.54 dB/100ft
1000 MHz8.09 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.2 ns/ft83 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
5 MHz0.89 dB/100ft
55 MHz1.95 dB/100ft
211 MHz3.59 dB/100ft
270 MHz4.05 dB/100ft
300 MHz4.27 dB/100ft
350 MHz4.64 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.88 dB/100ft
450 MHz5.3 dB/100ft
550 MHz5.9 dB/100ft
750 MHz6.96 dB/100ft
870 MHz7.54 dB/100ft
1000 MHz8.09 dB/100ft
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 30 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 140 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.75 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CATV, CM
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CM
RG Type: 59/U Type
Series Type: Series 59

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: No
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Part Number

Variants
Item #Color
1186A 0101000Black
Date: 2004-01-01