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123092A - ControlNet™, (1) 18 AWG Solid BCCS, FPE/PVC/PVC, Foil+TC Braid Shld, Alum Armor, CM

123092A-ControlNet™, (1)

One 18 AWG solid bare copper-covered steel conductor, foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond IV® quad shield (100% coverage), PVC inner jacket, aluminum interlocked armor, PVC outer jacket.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: ControlNet™, Modbus II, Industrial Coax

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
18SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.0403 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Conductor Size: 18 AWG
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
FPE - Foamed Polyethylene0.178 in
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.298 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum/Polyester/AluminumBonded Duofoil®100 %
Braid2AL - Aluminum60 %
Tape3Aluminum/Polyester/AluminumDuofoil®100 %
Braid4AL - Aluminum40 %
Outer Shield Material 2
Material
AL - Aluminum
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.591 in0.045 in

Construction and Dimensions

Armor
Type of ArmorMaterial
Interlocked ArmorAluminum

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
28 Ohm/1000ft3.6 Ohm/1000ft3.6 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Shielding: Foil + Braid(s)
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
100 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.35 dB/100ft
2 MHz0.38 dB/100ft
5 MHz0.45 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.59 dB/100ft
20 MHz0.86 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.37 dB/100ft
100 MHz1.97 dB/100ft
200 MHz2.82 dB/100ft
300 MHz3.48 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.04 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.28 ns/ft82 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Min. SRL (Structural Return Loss)
1 MHz23 dB
2 MHz
5 MHz
10 MHz
20 MHz
50 MHz
100 MHz
200 MHz
300 MHz
400 MHz
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS
Electrical Characteristics Notes: SRL Minimum 23dB (5MHz - 50MHz)

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 142 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 200 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 7.1 in

Standards

NEC Articles: 800
NEC/(UL) Specification: CL2, CM
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG, HL
RG Type: 6/U Type
RG / Series Type: RG-6/U Type

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU: Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-10-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Hazardous Locations: Yes
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
CSA Flammability: FT4
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No
Date: 2005-10-01
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