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7983BM - CATV Video, Series 11, 14 AWG, BCCS, Flooding Grease, Messenger


Series 11, 14 AWG solid .064" bare copper-covered steel conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® III, aluminum braid shield (77% coverage), flooding grease, galvanized steel messenger, PVC jacket.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: CATV

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
14SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.064 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.28 in
Insulation, Table Note: Gas Injected
Outer Shield Material
TypeDescriptionLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Alum / Poly / AlumBonded Duofoil®100 %
Braid2Aluminum77 %
TapeBonded to Jacket3Alum / Poly / Alum100 %
Outer Shield Table Note: Tape is bonded to dielectric, Coreguard®
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.400 x 0.580 in

Construction and Dimensions

OuterJacket1, Messenger Diameter: 0.072 in
OuterJacket1, Messenger Material: Galvanized Steel

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
11 Ohm/1000ft4 Ohm/1000ft4 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.97 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic ImpedanceNominal Characteristic Tolerance
75 Ohm± 3 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5-1000 MHz20 dB
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.22 ns/ft83 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
5 MHz0.38 dB/100ft
55 MHz0.96 dB/100ft
211 MHz1.90 dB/100ft
250 MHz2.05 dB/100ft
270 MHz2.13 dB/100ft
300 MHz2.25 dB/100ft
330 MHz2.35 dB/100ft
350 MHz2.42 dB/100ft
400 MHz2.60 dB/100ft
450 MHz2.75 dB/100ft
500 MHz2.90 dB/100ft
550 MHz3.04 dB/100ft
600 MHz3.18 dB/100ft
750 MHz3.65 dB/100ft
870 MHz4.06 dB/100ft
1000 MHz4.35 dB/100ft
Voltage
Non-UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Non-UL Temp Rating: 80°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 81 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 205 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 4.5 in

Standards

RG Type: 11/U Type
Series Type: Series 11

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Water Exposure/Below-Grade Conduit
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

Suitability - Aerial: Yes
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
7983BM 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825192411

Product Notes

Notes: Outer shield tape bonded to jacket.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.144 Revision Date: 04-06-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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