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1505F - Serial Digital Coax, RG59, Flexible 22 AWG Stranded BC, Double TC Braid, CM PVC Jacket

1505F-Serial Digital Coax, RG59, Flexibl

Low Loss Serial Digital Coax, RG-59/U Type, CM-Rated, 22 AWG stranded bare compacted copper conductor, foam HDPE core, double 95% tinned copper braid, flexible PVC jacket

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
227x29BCC - Bare Compacted Copper0.032 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Conductor Size: 22 AWG
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FHDPE - Foam High Density Polyethylene0.145 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialCoverage [%]
Braid1TC - Tinned Copper95 %
Braid2TC - Tinned Copper95 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.242 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
12.2 Ohm/1000ft2.4 Ohm/1000ft2.4 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
17 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.094 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Minimum Return (RL)
5 - 850 MHz20 dB
850 - 6000 MHz15 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.2 dB/100ft
3.6 MHz0.5 dB/100ft
5 MHz0.6 dB/100ft
6 MHz0.67 dB/100ft
7 MHz0.73 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.9 dB/100ft
12 MHz0.98 dB/100ft
25 MHz1.44 dB/100ft
55 MHz2.2 dB/100ft
67.5 MHz2.4 dB/100ft
71.5 MHz2.5 dB/100ft
88.5 MHz2.8 dB/100ft
100 MHz3 dB/100ft
135 MHz3.5 dB/100ft
143 MHz3.6 dB/100ft
180 MHz4.1 dB/100ft
270 MHz5.1 dB/100ft
360 MHz6 dB/100ft
540 MHz7.5 dB/100ft
720 MHz8.9 dB/100ft
750 MHz9.1 dB/100ft
1000 MHz10.8 dB/100ft
1500 MHz13.6 dB/100ft
2000 MHz16.1 dB/100ft
2250 MHz17.3 dB/100ft
3000 MHz20.7 dB/100ft
4500 MHz26.7 dB/100ft
6000 MHz32.2 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.3 ns/ft80 %
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Non-UL Temp Rating: 75°C
UL Temp Rating: 60°C
Operating Temp Range: -35°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 42 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 73 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.5 in


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

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/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): 2005-01-01
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: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorFootnote
1505F B591000Black, MatteC
1505F G7X1000Blue, MatteC
1505F G7W1000Green, MatteC
1505F G8L1000Orange, MatteC
1505F G7V1000Red, MatteC
1505F Z4B1000Violet Z4B
1505F G7Y1000White, MatteC
1505F 0041000YellowC
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
Date: 2005-01-01
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