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4505P - 12 GHz Coax, 4K UHD Precision Video Cable, RG-59, 75 Ohm, 20 AWG Solid, CMP

12 GHz, 4K UHD Precision Video Cable, 75 Ohm RG-59 Type 20 AWG solid silver plated copper conductor, foam FEP core, Duofoil® bonded to core+95% tinned copper braid, CMP, Flamarrest® jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: SMPTE 2082-1 12 Gb/s UHDTV, SMPTE 2081-1 6 Gb/s UHDTV, SMPTE 424M 3 Gb/s HD-SDI 1080P

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
20SolidSC - Silvered Copper0.032 in1
MaterialNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam)0.133 in
Insulation, Table Note: Gas Injected
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Braid2Tinned Copper (TC)95%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.197 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCROuter Conductor DCR
10.1 Ohm/1000ft2.5 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.1 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.3 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss
Frequency [MHz]Minimum Return (RL)
5 MHz - 1600 MHz23 dB
1600 MHz - 4500 MHz21 dB
4500 MHz - 12000 MHz15 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz MHz0.26 dB/100ft
3.58 MHz MHz0.59 dB/100ft
5 MHz MHz0.68 dB/100ft
6 MHz MHz0.73 dB/100ft
7 MHz MHz0.79 dB/100ft
10 MHz MHz0.93 dB/100ft
12 MHz MHz1.01 dB/100ft
25 MHz MHz1.41 dB/100ft
55 MHz MHz2.01 dB/100ft
67.5 MHz MHz2.20 dB/100ft
71.5 MHz MHz2.26 dB/100ft
88.5 MHz MHz2.49 dB/100ft
100 MHz MHz2.63 dB/100ft
135 MHz3.04 dB/100ft
143 MHz3.13 dB/100ft
180 MHz3.50 dB/100ft
270 MHz4.31 dB/100ft
360 MHz5.05 dB/100ft
540 MHz6.33 dB/100ft
720 MHz7.44 dB/100ft
750 MHz7.61 dB/100ft
1000 MHz8.96 dB/100ft
1500 MHz11.32 dB/100ft
2000 MHz13.38 dB/100ft
2250 MHz14.35 dB/100ft
3000 MHz17.00 dB/100ft
4500 MHz21.64 dB/100ft
6000 MHz25.78 dB/100ft
12000 MHz39.48 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.21 ns/ft84%
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS
Other Electrical Characteristic 1: Return Loss: Fixed bridge and termination

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

UV Resistance: No
Bulk Cable Weight: 30 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 55 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMP
RG Type: 59/U Type

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor - Plenum
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): 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): 2018-03-26


Suitability - Aerial: No
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: No
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: No

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: NFPA 262
CSA Flammability: FT6


Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Non-Plenum Number: 4505R
Item #ColorPutup TypeLength
4505P 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft
4505P 0105000BlackReel5,000 ft
4505P 0061000Blue, LightReel1,000 ft
4505P 0065000Blue, LightReel5,000 ft
4505P 0081000GrayReel1,000 ft
4505P 0085000GrayReel5,000 ft
4505P 8771000NaturalReel1,000 ft
4505P 8775000NaturalReel5,000 ft
4505P 0071000PurpleReel1,000 ft
4505P 0075000PurpleReel5,000 ft
4505P 0021000RedReel1,000 ft
4505P 0025000RedReel5,000 ft
4505P 0091000WhiteReel1,000 ft
4505P 0095000WhiteReel5,000 ft
4505P 0041000YellowReel1,000 ft
4505P 0045000YellowReel5,000 ft


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.57 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2018-03-26
4K UHD Coax Cables_PB00121_BAV_BDC_0817_A_AG_Print_Original_116169.pdf
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