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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

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
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.18 in
Insulation, Table Note: Gas Injected
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Alum / Poly / AlumBonded Duofoil® (Bonded to Dielectric)100 %
Braid2Aluminum60 %
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

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
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
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 #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1829AC 010C100BlackCoil100 ft612825123989
1829AC 010U250BlackUnReel250 ft612825124009
1829AC 010U500BlackUnReel500 ft612825124016
1829AC 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825124023
1829AC 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825123996
1829AC 008U1000GrayUnReel1,000 ft612825123927
1829AC 009C100WhiteCoil100 ft612825123934
1829AC 009U250WhiteUnReel250 ft612825123958
1829AC 009U500WhiteUnReel500 ft612825123965
1829AC 0091000WhiteReel1,000 ft612825123972
1829AC 009U1000WhiteUnReel1,000 ft612825123941
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.300 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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