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1370R - Serial Digital Coax, RG59, #20 Solid BC, Foil + 85% TC Braid, CMP

1370R-Serial Digital Coax, RG59, #2

Video Cable, Riser-CMR, RG59, 20 AWG solid bare copper, foam polyethylene insulation, Duofoil®; 85% tinned copper braid, PVC jacket

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor - Riser
Suitable Applications: Commercial Video

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
20SolidBC - Bare Copper0.032 in1
Conductor Count: 1
AWG Size: 20
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FHDPE - Foam High Density Polyethylene0.136 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Bonded Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape-Aluminum FoilDuobond® II100 %
Braid2TC - Tinned Copper85 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.202 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
10.1 Ohm/1000ft10.1 Ohm/1000ft4.1 Ohm/1000ft4.1 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.6 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.107 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Minimum Return (RL)
5-3000 MHz15 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.3 dB/100ft
3.6 MHz0.6 dB/100ft
5 MHz0.63 dB/100ft
6 MHz0.69 dB/100ft
7 MHz0.74 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.9 dB/100ft
12 MHz0.91 dB/100ft
25 MHz1.3 dB/100ft
67.5 MHz2.05 dB/100ft
71.5 MHz2.1 dB/100ft
88.5 MHz2.2 dB/100ft
100 MHz2.3 dB/100ft
135 MHz2.7 dB/100ft
143 MHz2.8 dB/100ft
180 MHz3.1 dB/100ft
270 MHz3.8 dB/100ft
360 MHz4.4 dB/100ft
540 MHz5.5 dB/100ft
720 MHz6.4 dB/100ft
750 MHz6.5 dB/100ft
1000 MHz7.6 dB/100ft
1500 MHz9.3 dB/100ft
2000 MHz10.9 dB/100ft
2250 MHz11.6 dB/100ft
3000 MHz13.4 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.21 ns/ft84 %
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 22 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 57 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMR
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMR
RG Type: RG-59/U Type

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): 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: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2011-11-21
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: No

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1666 Vertical Shaft

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 1370P
Date: 2011-11-21
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