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7808WB - 50 Ohm Wireless Transmission Cable, RF 240, RG58, 15 AWG Solid BC, Foil + 95% TC Braid, PE Jkt, Waterblocked

50 Ohm Wireless Transmission Cable, RF 240, RG58, 15 AWG Solid Bare Copper Conductor, PE Insulation, Duofoil® II + 95% Tinned Copper Braid Shield, Flooded, PE Jacket, Waterblocked

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Point-to-point and point-to-multipoint wireless antenna communication; Wireless microphones, Two-Way Radios, Amateur (Ham) Radio, Low Power FM, GPS, RFID (Radio Frequency Identification)

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
15SolidBC - Bare Copper0.057 in1
Conductor Count: 1
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.15 in
Table Notes: Gas Injected
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Braid2Tinned Copper (TC)95%
Table Notes: Tape is bonded to dielectric, PO - Polyolefin
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene0.24 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
3.2 Ohm/1000ft3.2 Ohm/1000ft2.8 Ohm/1000ft2.8 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
23 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.06 µH/ft
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
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
Non-UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS
Frequency [MHz]Max. VSWR
5-6000 MHz1.25:1

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 35 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 69 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.4 in


RG Type: 58/X Type

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Outdoor - Water Exposure
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/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 RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Aerial: Yes - When supported by messenger wire
Suitability - Burial: Yes
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
7808WB 010500BlackReel500 ft612825189725
7808WB 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825189718
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.310 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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