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29116 - CATV, RG6, 18 AWG BCCS, Foil + 60% Braid, PVC Jacket, Interlocking Armor, CM


RG-6, 18 AWG solid .040" bare copper-covered steel conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® II + aluminum braid shield (60% coverage), PVC jacket, aluminum interlocking armor.

Product Overview

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

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
18SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.04 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FPE - Foam Polyethylene0.18 in
Inner Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.270 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum/Polyester/AluminumBonded Duofoil®100 %
Braid2AL - Aluminum60 %
Outer Jacket Material
Material
none

Construction and Dimensions

Armor
Type of ArmorMaterialDiameter over Armoring
InterlockedAluminum0.477 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
16.2 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5 - 1000 MHz20 dB
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.22 ns/ft83 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
5 MHz0.58 dB/100ft
55 MHz1.6 dB/100ft
211 MHz3.05 dB/100ft
250 MHz3.30 dB/100ft
270 MHz3.37 dB/100ft
300 MHz3.55 dB/100ft
330 MHz3.74 dB/100ft
350 MHz3.85 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.15 dB/100ft
450 MHz4.40 dB/100ft
500 MHz4.66 dB/100ft
550 MHz4.90 dB/100ft
600 MHz5.10 dB/100ft
750 MHz5.65 dB/100ft
870 MHz6.11 dB/100ft
1000 MHz6.55 dB/100ft
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Installation Temp Range: -30°C To +80°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 79 lbs
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 200 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 5.75 in

Standards

NEC Articles: CM
NEC/(UL) Specification: CATV, CM
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CM
RG Type: 6/U Type
Series Type: Series 6
Other Standards: ANSI/SCTE 74

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): 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): 2007-11-19
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
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

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorUPCLengthFootnote
29116 0001000None6128253318581,000 ftC
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.179 Revision Date: 08-22-2019
Date: 2007-11-19
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