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21617A - CATV Video, Armored, RG11, 14 AWG BCCS, Quad Shield

CATV Video, Armored, Series 11, 14 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)

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
14SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.064 in1
AWG Size: 14
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FPE - Foam Polyethylene0.28 in
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.407 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Bonded Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape-Aluminum FoilBonded Duofoil®100 %
Braid2AL - Aluminum60 %
Tape3Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape-Aluminum FoilDuofoil®100 %
Braid4AL - Aluminum40 %
Outer Jacket Material

Construction and Dimensions

Type of ArmorMaterialThickness of Armoring TapeDiameter over Armoring
InterlockedAluminum0.105 in0.617 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCROuter Conductor DCR
11 Ohm/1000ft3 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5-1000 MHz20 dB
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.2 ns/ft83 %
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 60 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 308 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 4 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CATV, CM
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CM
Series Type: Series 11

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: No
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading

Part Number

Plenum (Y/N): No
Date: 2004-01-01