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

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

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
227x29BC-C - Bare Copper (Compacted)0.032 in1
Conductor Count: 1
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.145 in
Insulation, Table Note: Gas Injected
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

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
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
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 #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1505F B591000Black, MatteReel1,000 ft612825356295
1505F B593000Black, MatteReel3,000 ft612825439929
1505F G7X1000Blue, MatteReel1,000 ft612825356417
1505F G7X3000Blue, MatteReel3,000 ft612825439950
1505F G7W1000Green, MatteReel1,000 ft612825358367
1505F G7W3000Green, MatteReel3,000 ft612825440000
1505F G8L1000Orange, MatteReel1,000 ft612825356509
1505F G8L3000Orange, MatteReel3,000 ft612825439967
1505F G7V1000Red, MatteReel1,000 ft612825356288
1505F G7V3000Red, MatteReel3,000 ft612825439943
1505F Z4B3000VioletReel3,000 ft612825439974
1505F Z4B1000Violet Z4BReel1,000 ft612825356493
1505F G7Y1000White, MatteReel1,000 ft612825356363
1505F 0041000YellowReel1,000 ft612825356486
1505F 0043000YellowReel3,000 ft612825440017
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.284 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2005-01-01
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