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3093A - ControlBus™, Coax RG-6, #18 Sol BCCS, FFEP Ins, QUAD AL Shld, PVDF Jkt, CMP High Temp 150C

Coax RG-6 18 AWG (Solid) Bare Copper Covered Steel, Foam FEP Insulation, Overall Duobond® II+ Aluminum Braid(60%)+Duofoil®+Aluminum Braid(40%) Shield, PVDF Outer Jacket, CMP High Temp 150C

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: harsh environment, factory automation, ControlNet™, Modbus II, Industrial Coax, Belden ControlNet cables provide maximum signal integrity and run length exceeding the high-speed, time-critical requirements necessary for ControlNet factory floor applications

Construction Details

RG Type: 6
AWGStrandingNom. DiameterMaterial
18Solid0.040 inBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel
MaterialNom. Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam)0.170 in
Outer Shield Material
LayerOuter Shield TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage
1TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duobond® II100%
3TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVDF - Polyvinylidene Fluoride0.274 in

Electrical Characteristics

Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss [dB]
5 - 50 MHz23 dB
FrequencyNom. Attenuation [dB/100ft]
1 MHz0.34 dB/100ft
2 MHz0.37 dB/100ft
5 MHz0.44 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.58 dB/100ft
20 MHz0.85 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.39 dB/100ft
100 MHz1.99 dB/100ft
200 MHz2.92 dB/100ft
300 MHz3.68 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.38 dB/100ft
Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Outer Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-ShieldNom. ImpedenceNom. Velocity
28 Ohm/1000ft2.6 Ohm/1000ft16.5 pF/ft75 Ohm82%
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMP)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL RatingOperating
150°C-20°C to +150°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
2.75 in
Bulk Cable Weight: 36 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 118 lbs

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Plenum, Indoor, Outdoor, Burial
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
Flammability / Fire Resistance: NFPA 262
NEC / UL Compliance: CMP
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMP
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)
Non-Plenum Number: 3092A

Product Notes

Notes: Blue available as standard in 1000-ft put-up only. Suitable for Outdoor and Direct Burial applications.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.374 Revision Date: 01-12-2021
Date: 2005-04-01
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