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1859A - Video Triax, RG11, 15 AWG Stranded, CMP

RG-11/U type, 15 AWG stranded (19x27) triax, .064" bare copper conductor, plenum, foam FEP insulation, bare copper braid shields (95% and 90% coverage), CMP fluorocopolymer jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
1519x27BC - Bare Copper0.064 in1
Conductor Count: 1
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam)Teflon®0.285 in
Inner Shield Material
TypeMaterialCoverage [%]
BraidBC - Bare Copper95 %
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVDF - Polyvinylidene Fluoride0.35 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialCoverage [%]
BraidBC - Bare Copper90 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVDF - Polyvinylidene Fluoride0.406 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Inner Shield DCRNominal Outer Shield DCR
3.1 Ohm/1000ft1.25 Ohm/1000ft1.3 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.5 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.108 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.1 dB/100ft
3.6 MHz0.3 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.5 dB/100ft
71.5 MHz1.4 dB/100ft
135 MHz2 dB/100ft
270 MHz3.1 dB/100ft
360 MHz3.6 dB/100ft
540 MHz4.7 dB/100ft
720 MHz5.7 dB/100ft
750 MHz5.8 dB/100ft
1000 MHz7.1 dB/100ft
1500 MHz9.5 dB/100ft
2000 MHz11.9 dB/100ft
2250 MHz13.2 dB/100ft
3000 MHz17.9 dB/100ft
4500 MHz28.9 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.27 ns/ft80 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]
1 MHz
3.6 MHz
10 MHz
71.5 MHz
135 MHz
270 MHz
360 MHz
540 MHz
720 MHz
750 MHz
1000 MHz
1500 MHz
2000 MHz
2250 MHz
3000 MHz
4500 MHz
Non-UL Voltage RatingUL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Non-UL Temp Rating: 125°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +125°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 125 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 264 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 4 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMP
RG Type: 11/U Type

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor/Outdoor
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: No
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Burial: Yes
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

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


Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
1859A 010500BlackReel500 ft612825125136
1859A 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825125129
1859A 0103000BlackReel3,000 ft612825381129
1859A 0105000BlackReel5,000 ft612825435785
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.287 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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