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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
SizeStrandingNom. DiameterMaterial
18 AWGSolid0.040 inBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel
MaterialNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam)0.170 in (4.32 mm)White
Outer Shield
LayerOuter Shield TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage
1TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duobond® II100%
3TapeTri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVDF - Polyvinylidene Fluoride0.274 in (6.96 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.274 in (6.96 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

Return Loss (RL)
FrequencyMin. Structural Return Loss
5 - 50 MHz23 dB
FrequencyNom. Attenuation
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. Characteristic ImpedanceNom. Velocity of Prop.
28 Ohm/1000ft2.6 Ohm/1000ft (8.5 Ohm/km)16.5 pF/ft (54.1 pF/m)75 Ohm82%
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMP)

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
150°C-20°C to +150°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
2.75 in (69.9 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 104 lbs (47.2 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 36 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor - Plenum, Indoor, Outdoor, Aerial - When supported by messenger wire, Burial
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: NFPA 262
NEC / UL Compliance: CMP
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMP
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), REACH, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), 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: 0.500 Revision Date: 04-29-2024

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPCFootnote
3093A 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825141464C
3093A 0102500BlackReel2,500 ft612825141488C N
3093A 0105000BlackReel5,000 ft612825141495C Z
Date: 2005-04-01
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