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1694SB - Serial Digital Coax, RG6, #18 Solid BC, Foil + 95% TC braid, LSZH Jacket, CMG-LS

1694SB-Serial Digital Coax, RG6, #1

Low Loss Serial Digital Coax, Rated-CMG-LS, RG6 18 AWG solid bare copper conductor, foam HDPE core, Duofoil+95% tinned copper braid, LSZH jacket

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor/Outdoor
Suitable Applications: Coaxial Cable for Communication, Audio, Video, CCTV, CATV, MATV, Broadband, or Broadcast use in Marine Shipboard and Offshore use

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
18SolidBC - Bare Copper0.04 in1
Conductor Count: 1
AWG Size: 18
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FHDPE - Foam High Density Polyethylene0.18 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape-Aluminum FoilDuofoil®100 %
Braid2TC - Tinned Copper95 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
LSZH - Low Smoke Zero Halogen0.274 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
6.4 Ohm/1000ft6.4 Ohm/1000ft2.8 Ohm/1000ft2.8 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.106 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Minimum Return (RL)
5-1600 MHz23 dB
1600-4500 MHz21 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.24 dB/100ft
3.58 MHz0.44 dB/100ft
5 MHz0.52 dB/100ft
7 MHz0.61 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.71 dB/100ft
67.5 MHz1.65 dB/100ft
71.5 MHz1.69 dB/100ft
88.5 MHz1.86 dB/100ft
100 MHz1.95 dB/100ft
135 MHz2.24 dB/100ft
143 MHz2.3 dB/100ft
180 MHz2.57 dB/100ft
270 MHz3.17 dB/100ft
360 MHz3.69 dB/100ft
540 MHz4.6 dB/100ft
720 MHz5.38 dB/100ft
750 MHz5.5 dB/100ft
1000 MHz6.42 dB/100ft
1500 MHz7.99 dB/100ft
2000 MHz9.37 dB/100ft
2250 MHz10.01 dB/100ft
3000 MHz11.78 dB/100ft
4500 MHz14.92 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.24 ns/ft82 %
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 42 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 69 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.75 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMG-LS
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG-LS
CPR Euroclass: Eca
IEEE Specification: Std. 45 clause 23
RG Type: RG-6/U Type
Series Type: Series 6
Other Specification: UL444, ABS Type Approval Certificate 05-HS500072C

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/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): 2005-08-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 FT4 Loading, Limited Smoke
CSA Flammability: FT4
ISO/IEC Flammability: 60332-1^60332-3-22 (Category A)
IEEE Flammability: 1202

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): N
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
Date: 2005-08-01