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7808A - Wireless Coax, RG58X, 15 AWG BC Coax


RG-58X Type, RF240, 15 AWG solid .057" bare copper conductor, gas-injected foam HDPE insulation, Duobond® II foil shield + tinned copper braid shield (95% coverage), polyethylene jacket.

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Indoor/Outdoor

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
15SolidBC - Bare Copper0.057 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
Gas-injected FHDPE - Foam High Density Polyethylene0.15 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Aluminum Foil-Polyester Tape-Aluminum Foil (bonded to dielectric)Bonded Duofoil®100 %
Braid2TC - Tinned Copper95 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene0.24 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
3.2 Ohm/1000ft2.8 Ohm/1000ft2.8 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
23 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.06 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
50 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
5 MHz0.58 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.77 dB/100ft
30 MHz1.3 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.6 dB/100ft
150 MHz2.8 dB/100ft
220 MHz3.4 dB/100ft
450 MHz4.9 dB/100ft
900 MHz7 dB/100ft
1500 MHz9.1 dB/100ft
1800 MHz10.1 dB/100ft
2000 MHz10.7 dB/100ft
2500 MHz12 dB/100ft
3000 MHz13.4 dB/100ft
3500 MHz14.6 dB/100ft
4500 MHz16.7 dB/100ft
5800 MHz19.5 dB/100ft
6000 MHz19.8 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.18 ns/ft86 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
30 MHz1.37 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.8 dB/100ft
150 MHz3.1 dB/100ft
220 MHz3.7 dB/100ft
450 MHz5.4 dB/100ft
900 MHz7.8 dB/100ft
1500 MHz10.2 dB/100ft
1800 MHz11.2 dB/100ft
2000 MHz11.9 dB/100ft
2500 MHz13.4 dB/100ft
3000 MHz14.7 dB/100ft
3500 MHz15.9 dB/100ft
4500 MHz18.2 dB/100ft
5800 MHz20.8 dB/100ft
6000 MHz21.2 dB/100ft
Power Rating
Frequency [MHz]Max. Power Rating [W]
30 MHz1,526 W
50 MHz1,186 W
150 MHz673 W
220 MHz556 W
450 MHz382 W
900 MHz286 W
1,500 MHz205 W
2,000 MHz177 W
2,500 MHz156 W
3,500 MHz100 W
4,500 MHz116 W
6,000 MHz100 W
4,500 MHz116 W
5,800 MHz102 W
6,000 MHz100 W
Voltage
Non-UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS
VSWR
Frequency [MHz]Max. VSWR
5-6000 MHz1.25:1

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

UV Resistance: Yes
Bulk Cable Weight: 35 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 69 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.4 in

Standards

RG Type: 58/X Type

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): 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: No
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
CA Prop 65 (CJ for Wire & Cable): Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorUPCLengthFootnote
7808A 0101000Black6128251896711,000 ftC
7808A 010500Black612825189688500 ftC
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.290 Revision Date: 08-22-2019
Date: 2004-01-01
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