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1855S3 - VideoFLEX® Snake, Banana Peel, Mini, #23-3 Coax, CMR

1855S3-VideoFLEX® Snake, Banana Peel

VideoFLEX® Digital Coax Snake Cable, Riser-CMR, 3-Sub-Miniature 23 AWG, solid bare copper conductors, foam HDPE core, Duofoil® +95% tinned copper braid, individual PVC jackets, Banana Peel construction

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
Suitable Applications: RGB, VGA, SVGA, XGA, SXGA, UXGA, HDTV, LCD, Plasma, Digital Signage, Component Video, Video Mult, Animation, Special Effects, Suitable for use in Risers

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
23SolidBC - Bare Copper0.023 in3
Conductor Count: 3
AWG Size: 23
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FHDPE - Foam High Density Polyethylene0.102 in
Color Chart
Inner Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape-Aluminum FoilDuofoil®100 %
Braid2TC - Tinned Copper95 %
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.159 in
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
Unjacketed0.343 in

Construction and Dimensions

Bonded Spline

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Inner Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
20.1 Ohm/1000ft20.1 Ohm/1000ft7.6 Ohm/1000ft7.6 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.5 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.106 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Minimum Return (RL)
5-625 MHz20 dB
625-675 MHz15 dB
675-850 MHz20 dB
850-4500 MHz15 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.4 dB/100ft
3.6 MHz0.8 dB/100ft
10 MHz1.2 dB/100ft
71.5 MHz3.1 dB/100ft
135 MHz3.8 dB/100ft
270 MHz5.4 dB/100ft
360 MHz6.2 dB/100ft
540 MHz7.7 dB/100ft
720 MHz9.1 dB/100ft
750 MHz9.5 dB/100ft
1000 MHz10.5 dB/100ft
1500 MHz13 dB/100ft
2500 MHz16.9 dB/100ft
3000 MHz18.5 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.24 ns/ft83 %
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Non-UL Temp Rating: 75°C
UL Temp Rating: 60°C
Operating Temp Range: -35°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 52 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 108 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 5 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMR
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG
RG Type: Mini RG-59/U Type
Series Type: Sub-miniature 59

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): 2004-01-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1666 Vertical Shaft

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): No
Suggested Connectors: Kings 2065-11-9 75 Ohm BNC, each coax
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
Date: 2004-01-01