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8216 - 50 Ohm Wireless Transmission Coax, RG-174, 26 AWG Str BCCS, 90% TC Braid, PVC Jkt

50 Ohm Wireless Transmission Coax, RG-174, 26 AWG (7x34) Bare Copper Covered Steel Conductor , PE Insulation, 90% Tinned Copper Braid Shield, PVC Jacket

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: 174
SizeStrandingNom. DiameterMaterial
26 AWG7x340.019 inBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel
MaterialNom. Insulation DiameterColor Code
PE - Polyethylene0.060 in (1.5 mm)White
Outer Shield
Outer Shield TypeMaterialCoverage
BraidTinned Copper (TC)90%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.110 in (2.79 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.110 in (2.79 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

FrequencyNom. Attenuation
1 MHz1.9 dB/100ft
10 MHz3.3 dB/100ft
50 MHz5.8 dB/100ft
100 MHz8.4 dB/100ft
200 MHz12.5 dB/100ft
400 MHz19.0 dB/100ft
700 MHz27.0 dB/100ft
900 MHz31.0 dB/100ft
1000 MHz34.0 dB/100ft
Power Rating
FrequencyMax. Power Rating
1 MHz976 W
10 MHz354 W
50 MHz197 W
100 MHz161 W
200 MHz136 W
400 MHz120 W
700 MHz112 W
900 MHz109 W
1,000 MHz108 W
Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Outer Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-ShieldNom. Characteristic ImpedanceNom. Velocity of Prop.
97 Ohm/1000ft10.7 Ohm/1000ft (35.1 Ohm/km)30.8 pF/ft (101 pF/m)50 Ohm66%
UL Voltage RatingVoltage Rating
30 V (UL AWM 1354)1100 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
60°C (UL AWM 1354)-30°C to +75°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
1.1 in (28 mm)
Max. Pull Tension: 20 lbs (9.1 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 8 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Outdoor - Aerial, Indoor, Aerial - Black only, When supported by messenger wire
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
CPR Compliance: CPR Euroclass: Eca; CPR UKCA Class: Eca
AWM Compliance: AWM 1354
European Directive Compliance: EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), REACH, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)
UK Regulation Compliance: UKCA Mark
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.536 Revision Date: 04-13-2023

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8216 010100BlackReel100 ft612825196266
8216 010500BlackReel500 ft612825355496
8216 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825196273
Date: 2004-01-01
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