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1829AC - CATV Video, RG6, #18 BC, Foil + 60% Braid, CM


Series 6, 18 AWG solid .040" bare copper conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® II, aluminum braid shield (60% coverage), PVC jacket.

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
Suitable Applications: DBS, Direct Broadcast Satellite

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
18SolidBC - Bare Copper0.04 in1
Conductor, Table Note: Corrosion Resistance
Conductor Count: 1
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FPE - Foam Polyethylene0.18 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum/Polyester/AluminumBonded Duofoil® (Bonded to Dielectric)100 %
Braid2AL - Aluminum60 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.27 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
6.4 Ohm/1000ft9 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
950 - 2250 MHz15 dB
2250 - 3000 MHz10 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 MHz1.60 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
1450 MHz8.00 dB/100ft
1800 MHz8.80 dB/100ft
2250 MHz10.0 dB/100ft
3000 MHz11.9 dB/100ft
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Installation Temp Range: -30°C To +80°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

UV Resistance: Yes
Bulk Cable Weight: 28 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 80 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.75 in

Standards

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

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: Yes
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

Suitability - Aerial: Yes - When supported by messenger wire
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: No

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 #ColorUPCLengthFootnote
1829AC 0101000Black6128251240231,000 ftC
1829AC 010C100Black612825123989100 ft
1829AC 010U1000Black6128251239961,000 ftC
1829AC 010U250Black612825124009250 ft
1829AC 010U500Black612825124016500 ft
1829AC 008U1000Gray6128251239271,000 ftC
1829AC 0091000White6128251239721,000 ftC
1829AC 009C100White612825123934100 ft
1829AC 009U1000White6128251239411,000 ftC
1829AC 009U250White612825123958250 ft
1829AC 009U500White612825123965500 ft
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.293 Revision Date: 08-22-2019
Date: 2004-01-01
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