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1829P - DBS Cable, RG6, 18 AWG BCCS, Foil + Braid, CMP

1829P-DBS Cable, RG6, 18 AWG BCCS, Foil

18 AWG solid .040" bare copper-covered steel conductor, foam FEP insulation, Duobond® II (100% coverage) and an aluminum braid shield (60% coverage), Flamarrest® jacket.

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor - Plenum
Suitable Applications: Dish, Satellite, KU Band

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
18SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.04 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Conductor Size: 18 AWG
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
FFEP - Foam Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.17 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum/Polyester/AluminumBonded Duofoil®100 %
Braid2AL - Aluminum60 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Diameter
LS PVC - Low Smoke Polyvinyl ChlorideFlamarrest®0.235 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
28 Ohm/1000ft9 Ohm/1000ft9 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.3 pF/ft
Shielding: Multiple or Specialty
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.09 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5 - 2500 MHz15 dB
2500 - 3000 MHz10 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.3 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.66 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.5 dB/100ft
100 MHz2.1 dB/100ft
200 MHz3 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.4 dB/100ft
700 MHz6.1 dB/100ft
900 MHz7.2 dB/100ft
1000 MHz7.6 dB/100ft
1450 MHz9.6 dB/100ft
1800 MHz11 dB/100ft
2250 MHz12.7 dB/100ft
3000 MHz15.1 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.24 ns/ft83 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
1000 MHz9 dB/100ft
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 25 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 126 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 3 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CATVP, CMP
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMP
RG Type: 6/U Type
Series Type: Series 6
Other Specification: CEC/C(UL): CMP

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): 2005-05-10
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: NFPA 262
CSA Flammability: FT6
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Non-Plenum Number: 1829A
Variants
Item #Color
1829P 010100Black
1829P 010U1000Black
1829P 010U250Black
1829P 010U500Black
1829P 877100Natural
1829P 8771000Natural
1829P 877U1000Natural
1829P 877U250Natural
1829P 877U500Natural
Date: 2005-05-10
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