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543945E - Surveillance CCTV, RG-59 #20 BC, 90% BC Braid, PVC, Eca

Surveillance and CCTV Cable, Coax RG59/U, Solid bare copper, gas injected polyethylene, 90% bare copper braid, PVC jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Coaxial cable used in analogue video and CCTV communication networks designed according European Standard EN 50117-1; Operating at frequencies between 5 and 1000 MHz

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterDiameter +/- ToleranceNo. of Coax
20SolidBC - Bare Copper0.813 mm0.02 mm1
Conductor Count: 1
TypeMaterialNominal DiameterDiameter +/- Tolerance
DielectricPE - Polyethylene (Foam)3.68 mm0.15 mm
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialCoverage [%]Coverage +/- Tolerance
BraidBare Copper (BC)90%5%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterDiameter +/- Tolerance
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride5.9 mm0.2 mm

Construction and Dimensions

Min Elongation at Breakof Jacket: 150 %
Min Tensile Strength of Jacket: 12.5 MPa

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCRMax. Shield DCR
35 Ohm/km12.06 Ohm/km
Nom. CapacitanceCapacitance Tolerance
53.5 pF/m2 pF/m
Min Insulation Resistance: 10000 MOhm*km
Nominal Characteristic ImpedanceNominal Characteristic Tolerance
75 Ohm3 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.98 dB/100m
5 MHz2.13 dB/100m
10 MHz2.95 dB/100m
50 MHz6.23 dB/100m
100 MHz8.53 dB/100m
200 MHz11.8 dB/100m
400 MHz16.4 dB/100m
700 MHz23 dB/100m
900 MHz26.2 dB/100m
1000 MHz27.9 dB/100m
Table Notes: Max. attenuation 10% higher
Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Min. RL (Return Loss) [dB]
5 - 30 MHz20 dB
30 - 470 MHz20 dB
470 - 1000 MHz18 dB
Table Notes: In each frequency band, 3 peak values up to 4 dB lower are allowed

Temperature Range

Installation Temp Range: -5°C To +50°C
Storage Temp Range: -30°C To +75°C
Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Min Bend Radius (W/o Pulling Strength): 63.5 mm


CPR Euroclass: Eca
CENELEC Compliance: EN 50117-1, EN 50117-9-1 and EN 50290-2-20
RG Type: 59

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor - Euroclass Eca

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthEAN
543945E.00152BlackReel152 m8719605008527
543945E.00305BlackReel305 m8719605008534
543945E.001000BlackReel1,000 m8719605008510


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.185 Revision Date: 07-02-2021
Date: 2012-08-07
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