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1618A - CATV Video, RG11, 14 AWG BCCS, Quad Shield , Waterblocked

1618A-CATV Video, RG11, 14 AWG BCCS, Qua

Series 11, 14 AWG solid .064" bare copper-covered steel conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® IV quad shield (Foil + 60% Braid + Foil + 40% Braid), polyethylene jacket.

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Outdoor - Water Exposure

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
14SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.064 in1
Conductor Count: 1
AWG Size: 14
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FPE - Foam Polyethylene0.28 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Bonded Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape-Aluminum FoilBonded Duofoil®100 %
Braid2AL - Aluminum60 %
Tape3Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape-Aluminum FoilDuofoil®100 %
Braid4AL - Aluminum40 %
Note: CoreGuard®
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene0.407 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
11 Ohm/1000ft3 Ohm/1000ft3 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5 - 1000 MHz20 dB
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.2 ns/ft83 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
5 MHz0.38 dB/100ft
55 MHz0.96 dB/100ft
211 MHz1.9 dB/100ft
270 MHz2.13 dB/100ft
300 MHz2.25 dB/100ft
350 MHz2.42 dB/100ft
400 MHz2.6 dB/100ft
450 MHz2.75 dB/100ft
550 MHz3.04 dB/100ft
750 MHz3.65 dB/100ft
870 MHz4.06 dB/100ft
1000 MHz4.35 dB/100ft
Non-UL Voltage Rating
300V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -55°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 52 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 308 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 4.25 in


RG Type: RG-11/U Type
Series Type: Series 11

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: 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 - Burial: Yes
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): No
Item #Color
1618A 0101000BLACK
1618A 0031000ORANGE
Date: 2004-01-01