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1189A - Broadband Coax, Series 6, 18 AWG Solid BCCS, Quad Shield, PVC Jkt, CM

Broadband Coax, Series 6, 18 AWG Solid Bare Copper Covered Steel Conductor, PE Insulation, Foil + 60% Aluminum Braid + Foil + 40% Aluminum Braid Shield, PVC Jacket, CM

Product Overview

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

Construction Details

Series Type: 6
SizeStrandingNom. DiameterMaterial
18 AWGSolid0.040 inBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel
MaterialNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.180 in (4.57 mm)White
Outer Shield
LayerOuter Shield TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage
1TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duobond® II100%
3TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.294 in (7.47 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.294 in (7.47 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

Return Loss (RL)
FrequencyMin. Structural Return Loss
5 - 1000 MHz20 dB
FrequencyMax. Attenuation
5 MHz0.67 dB/100ft
55 MHz1.60 dB/100ft
211 MHz2.87 dB/100ft
250 MHz3.30 dB/100ft
270 MHz3.24 dB/100ft
300 MHz3.43 dB/100ft
330 MHz3.74 dB/100ft
350 MHz3.72 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.00 dB/100ft
450 MHz4.26 dB/100ft
500 MHz4.66 dB/100ft
550 MHz4.71 dB/100ft
600 MHz5.10 dB/100ft
750 MHz5.59 dB/100ft
870 MHz6.00 dB/100ft
1000 MHz6.54 dB/100ft
Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Outer Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-ShieldNom. Characteristic ImpedanceNom. Velocity of Prop.
28 Ohm/1000ft4.8 Ohm/1000ft (16 Ohm/km)16.2 pF/ft (53.1 pF/m)75 Ohm83%
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CM)

Mechanical Characteristics

-40°C to +80°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
2.9 in (74 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 176 lbs (79.8 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 32 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum), Indoor, Aerial - Black only, When supported by messenger wire
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL1685 UL Loading
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Eca
NEC / UL Compliance: CM, CATV
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CM
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
Plenum Number: 1189AP


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.503 Revision Date: 04-29-2024

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPCFootnote
1189A 2901000Beige, LightReel1,000 ft612825108122
1189A 010U500BlackUnReel500 ft612825108108
1189A 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825309680
1189A 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825309673
1189A 010N1000BlackReel w/Small Barrel1,000 ft612825108092
1189A 0105000BlackReel5,000 ft612825108115
1189A 009U500WhiteUnReel500 ft612825108078
1189A 0091000WhiteReel1,000 ft612825108085C
1189A 009U1000WhiteUnReel1,000 ft612825108061
1189A 009N1000WhiteReel w/Small Barrel1,000 ft612825108054
Date: 2004-01-01
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