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8218 - Analog Video, #27 Str BCCS, 95% TC Braid, PVC Jacket

27 AWG stranded (7x35) .017" bare copper-covered steel conductor, polyethylene insulation, tinned copper braid shield (95% coverage), PVC jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
27StrandedBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.017 in1
Conductor Count: 1
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene0.1 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialCoverage [%]
BraidTinned Copper (TC)95%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.15 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
120 Ohm/1000ft120 Ohm/1000ft5.7 Ohm/1000ft5.7 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
20.5 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.115 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz1.2 dB/100ft
10 MHz2.4 dB/100ft
50 MHz4.2 dB/100ft
100 MHz5.7 dB/100ft
200 MHz8.3 dB/100ft
400 MHz12.1 dB/100ft
700 MHz16.5 dB/100ft
900 MHz19 dB/100ft
1000 MHz20 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.54 ns/ft66%
Non-UL Voltage RatingUL Voltage Rating
1700 V RMS30 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 60°C (UL AWM Style 1354)
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 14 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 32 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.5 in


UL AWM Style Compliance: UL Style 1354 (30 V 60°C)
CPR Euroclass: Fca
RG Type: Mini 59

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
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 CE Mark: No
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL voltage rating: 30 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8218 010500BlackReel500 ft612825358008
8218 010U500BlackUnReel500 ft612825196334
8218 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825355540
8218 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825357995
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.271 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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