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1613AT - CATV, RG6 Type, 18 AWG BCCS, Tri Shield (Foil + 77% Braid + Foil)


Series 6, 18 AWG solid .040" bare copper-covered steel conductor(s), gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® III + aluminum braid shield (77% coverage), PVC jacket.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: CATV, broadband

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
18SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.04 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.18 in
Insulation, Table Note: Gas Injected
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Alum / Poly / AlumBonded Duofoil®100%
Braid2Aluminum77%
Tape3Alum / Poly / AlumDuofoil®100%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.278 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
28 Ohm/1000ft5.6 Ohm/1000ft5.6 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic ImpedanceNominal Characteristic Tolerance
75 Ohm+/- 3 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5 - 1000 MHz20 dB
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.22 ns/ft83%
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
5 MHz0.58 dB/100ft
55 MHz1.6 dB/100ft
211 MHz3.05 dB/100ft
250 MHz3.30 dB/100ft
270 MHz3.37 dB/100ft
300 MHz3.55 dB/100ft
330 MHz3.74 dB/100ft
350 MHz3.85 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.15 dB/100ft
450 MHz4.40 dB/100ft
500 MHz4.66 dB/100ft
550 MHz4.90 dB/100ft
600 MHz5.10 dB/100ft
750 MHz5.65 dB/100ft
870 MHz6.11 dB/100ft
1000 MHz6.55 dB/100ft
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 80°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 28 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 109 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 3 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CATV, CM
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CM
Series Type: Series 6

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor Rated (Not Riser or Plenum)
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): 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 RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2006-09-25
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Aerial: Yes - Black only, when supported by messenger wire
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes - Black only

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1613AT 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825119135
1613AT 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825119128
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.200 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2006-09-25
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