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1506A - 75 Ohm SDI Coax, RG-59, 20 AWG Solid BC, Foil + 95% TC Braid, PVC Jkt, CMP

75 Ohm SDI Coax, RG-59, 20 AWG Solid Bare Copper Conductor, FEP Insulation, Foil + 95% Tinned Copper Braid Shield, PVC Jacket, CMP

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Digital Video, 6 Gb/s UHDTV, HD-SDI 1080p

Construction Details

RG Type: 59
SizeStrandingNom. DiameterMaterial
20 AWGSolid0.032 inBC - Bare Copper
MaterialNom. Insulation Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam)0.133 in (3.38 mm)
Outer Shield
LayerOuter Shield TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage
1TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
2BraidTinned Copper (TC)95%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.196 in (4.98 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.196 in (4.98 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

Return Loss (RL)
FrequencyMin. Return Loss
5 - 1600 MHz23 dB
1600 - 4500 MHz21 dB
4500 - 6000 MHz15 dB
FrequencyNom. Attenuation
1 MHz0.29 dB/100ft
3.58 MHz0.62 dB/100ft
5 MHz0.7 dB/100ft
7 MHz0.82 dB/100ft
10 MHz1.05 dB/100ft
67.5 MHz2.2 dB/100ft
71.5 MHz2.25 dB/100ft
100 MHz2.7 dB/100ft
135 MHz3.2 dB/100ft
143 MHz3.25 dB/100ft
180 MHz3.65 dB/100ft
270 MHz4.55 dB/100ft
360 MHz5.25 dB/100ft
540 MHz6.4 dB/100ft
720 MHz7.3 dB/100ft
750 MHz7.5 dB/100ft
1000 MHz9.4 dB/100ft
1500 MHz11.3 dB/100ft
2250 MHz14.4 dB/100ft
3000 MHz17.2 dB/100ft
4500 MHz21.8 dB/100ft
6000 MHz25.9 dB/100ft
Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Outer Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-ShieldNom. Characteristic ImpedanceNom. Velocity of Prop.
10 Ohm/1000ft (33 Ohm/km)3.2 Ohm/1000ft (10 Ohm/km)16.1 pF/ft (52.8 pF/m)75 Ohm84%
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMP)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
75°C0°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
2 in
Max. Pull Tension: 68 lbs (31 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 29 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Plenum, Indoor
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: NFPA 262, FT6
NEC / UL Compliance: CMP
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMP
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), REACH, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Non-Plenum Number: 1505A


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.370 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1506A 010500BlackReel500 ft612825116660
1506A 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825116653
1506A 0105000BlackReel5,000 ft612825435877
1506A 0061000Blue, LightReel1,000 ft612825116622
1506A 0065000Blue, LightReel5,000 ft612825435914
1506A 0011000BrownReel1,000 ft612825116585
1506A 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft612825116646
1506A 0085000GrayReel5,000 ft612825435938
1506A N3U1000Green, MilReel1,000 ft612825116578
1506A 877500NaturalReel500 ft612825116684
1506A 8771000NaturalReel1,000 ft612825116677
1506A 8775000NaturalReel5,000 ft612825435884
1506A 0031000OrangeReel1,000 ft612825116608
1506A 0021000RedReel1,000 ft612825116592
1506A 0025000RedReel5,000 ft612825435891
1506A 0071000VioletReel1,000 ft612825116639
1506A 0075000VioletReel5,000 ft612825435921
1506A 0095000WhiteReel5,000 ft612825435945
1506A 0041000YellowReel1,000 ft612825116615
1506A 0045000YellowReel5,000 ft612825435907
Date: 2005-04-01
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