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8214 - 50 Ohm Wireless Transmission Coax, RG-8, 11 AWG Str BC, 95% BC Braid, PVC Jkt, CM

50 Ohm Wireless Transmission Coax, RG-8, 11 AWG (7x19) Bare Copper Conductor , PE Insulation, 95% Bare Copper Braid Shield, PVC Jacket, CM

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)

Construction Details

RG Type: 8
SizeStrandingNom. DiameterMaterial
11 AWG7x190.108 inBC - Bare Copper
MaterialNom. Insulation Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.285 in (7.24 mm)
Outer Shield
Outer Shield TypeMaterialCoverage
BraidBare Copper (BC)95%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.403 in (10.2 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.403 in (10.2 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

FrequencyNom. Attenuation
1 MHz0.14 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.5 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.2 dB/100ft
100 MHz1.7 dB/100ft
200 MHz2.6 dB/100ft
400 MHz3.9 dB/100ft
700 MHz5.6 dB/100ft
900 MHz6.5 dB/100ft
1000 MHz7.0 dB/100ft
4000 MHz21.5 dB/100ft
Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Outer Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-ShieldNom. Characteristic ImpedanceNom. Velocity of Prop.
1.2 Ohm/1000ft (3.9 Ohm/km)1.1 Ohm/1000ft (3.6 Ohm/km)26 pF/ft (85 pF/m)50 Ohm78%
UL Voltage RatingVoltage Rating
300 V (CM), 30 V (UL AWM 1354)300 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
60°C (UL AWM 1354)-30°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
4.0 in
Max. Pull Tension: 189 lbs (85.7 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 107 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor/Outdoor, Indoor, Aerial - Black only, When supported by messenger wire
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
NEC / UL Compliance: CM
AWM Compliance: AWM 1354
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CM
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.341 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8214 010100BlackReel100 ft612825196228
8214 010500BlackReel500 ft612825358015
8214 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825196235
Date: 2004-01-01
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