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21189A - CATV Video, Armored, RG6, 18 AWG BCCS, Quad Shield

CATV Video, Armored, RG-6, 18 AWG solid bare copper-covered steel conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, quad shield (Foil + 60% Braid + Foil + 40% Braid coverage), PVC jacket.

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
Suitable Applications: CATV, Broadband

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
18SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.04 in1
Conductor Size: 18 AWG
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FPE - Foam Polyethylene0.18 in
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.294 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum/Polyester/AluminumBonded Duofoil® (Bonded to Dielectric)100 %
Braid2AL - Aluminum60 %
Tape3Aluminum/Polyester/AluminumDuofoil®100 %
Braid4AL - Aluminum40 %
Outer Jacket Material
Material
Unjacketed

Construction and Dimensions

Armor
Type of ArmorMaterialThickness of Armoring TapeDiameter over Armoring
InterlockedAluminum0.104 in0.501 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCROuter Conductor DCR
28 Ohm/1000ft4.8 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
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5-1000 MHz20 dB
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.22 ns/ft83 %
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 29 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 162 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 3 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CATV, CM
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CM
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 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

Suitability

Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
UL Voltage Rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No
Plenum Number: 1189AP
Date: 2004-01-01
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