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1418B - RGB Video, #26-5 Coax Stranded BC, CM

1418B-RGB Video, #26-5 Coax Strande

RGB Video Coax, CM-Rated, 5-26 AWG stranded bare copper conductors, foam HDPE insulation, Duofoil® +95% tinned copper braid shield, inner PVC jackets, PVC jacket

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
267x34BC - Bare Copper0.019 in5
Conductor Count: 5
Conductor Size: 26 AWG
MaterialNominal Diameter
FHDPE - Foamed High Density Polyethylene0.089 in
Color Chart
Inner Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape-Aluminum FoilDuofoil®100 %
Braid2TC - Tinned Copper95 %
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.146 in
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterSeparator Material
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.477 inPolyester Tape

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Inner Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
41.5 Ohm/1000ft41.5 Ohm/1000ft8.6 Ohm/1000ft8.6 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
17.3 pF/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Minimum Return (RL)
10-40 MHz25 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.6 dB/100ft
5 MHz1.3 dB/100ft
10 MHz1.8 dB/100ft
30 MHz3.1 dB/100ft
50 MHz3.9 dB/100ft
100 MHz5.4 dB/100ft
200 MHz7.5 dB/100ft
400 MHz10.4 dB/100ft
700 MHz13.5 dB/100ft
900 MHz15.2 dB/100ft
1000 MHz15.9 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.3 ns/ft78 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
30 MHz3.6 dB/100ft
UL Voltage RatingVoltage Rating [V]
30 V RMS300 V RMS
300 V RMS (CM)
Electrical Characteristics Notes: 30 V RMS (UL AWM Style 1354) 300 V RMS (CM)

Temperature Range

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

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 109 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 172 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 4 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CM
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CM
UL AWM Style: UL Style 1354 (30 V 60°C) (each coax); UL Style 2668 (overall)
RG Type: Mini 59/U Type
Series Type: Series 59
Other Specification: SMPTE

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: 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


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
UL voltage rating: 30 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorFootnote
1418B 0101000BlackC
1418B 010500BlackC
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
Date: 2004-01-01
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