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1281S5 - RGB Video, Mini Hi-Res, Banana Peel #25-5 Coax TC, CMR

1281S5-RGB Video, Mini Hi-Res, Banana Pe

RGB Video Coax, Riser-CMR, 5-25 AWG tinned copper conductors, foam HDPE insulation, Duobond® foil + 95% tinned copper interlocked serve shield, inner PVC jackets, Banana Peel construction

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor - Riser
Suitable Applications: RGB, VGA, SVGA, XGA, SXGA, UXGA, HDTV, LCD, Plasma, Digital Signage, Component Video, Video Mult., Animation, Special Effects, Suitable for use in Risers

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
25SolidTC - Tinned Copper0.018 in5
Total Number of Conductors: 5
AWG Size: 25
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FHDPE - Foam High Density Polyethylene0.074 in
Color Chart
Inner Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape Lightly bonded to dielectricDuobond®100 %
Interlocked Serve2TC - Tinned Copper95 %
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.114 in
Outer Shield Material
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
Unjacketed0.308 in

Construction and Dimensions

Bonded Spline

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Inner Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
34 Ohm/1000ft34 Ohm/1000ft5.4 Ohm/1000ft5.4 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
17 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.087 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss
Frequency [MHz]Minimum Return (RL)
5-850 MHz20 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.52 dB/100ft
5 MHz1.17 dB/100ft
50 MHz3.7 dB/100ft
100 MHz4.9 dB/100ft
200 MHz6.7 dB/100ft
400 MHz9.5 dB/100ft
750 MHz13.4 dB/100ft
900 MHz15 dB/100ft
1000 MHz15.8 dB/100ft
3000 MHz31.2 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.24 ns/ft80 %
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Non-UL Temp Rating: 75°C
UL Temp Rating: 60°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 46 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 83 lbs
Min Bend Radius (Overall): 3.5 in
Min Bend Radius (Each Coax): 1.1 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMR
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG
RG Type: Sub-miniature RG-59/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 CE Mark: No
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-02-24
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1666 Vertical Shaft

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 1282S5
Suggested Connectors: ADC - BNC-16; KINGS - 2065-25-9; TROMPETER - 105-2053-0; BELDEN 1B25A (BNC); BELDEN 1R25A (RCA)
Item #ColorFootnote
1281S5 0101000BLACKC
1281S5 010250BLACKC
1281S5 010500BLACKC
1281S5 0001000NONEC
1281S5 000250NONEC
1281S5 000500NONEC
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: For 1281S5 010, all jackets are black and printed "RED/1", "GREEN/2", "BLUE/3", "YELLOW/4", and "BLACK/5"
Date: 2005-02-24
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