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8255 - 93Ω RG-62B/U Type, #24 Str BCCS, Semi-solid PE, BC Braid, Non-Contaminating PVC Jkt, CMX

Coax 93Ω RG-62B/U Type, 24 AWG (7x32) bare copper-covered steel conductor, semi-solid polyethylene insulation, bare copper braid shield (95% coverage), non-contaminating PVC jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Computer, Instrumentation

Construction Details

RG Type: 62
SizeStrandingNom. DiameterMaterial
24 AWG7x320.024 inBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel
MaterialNom. Insulation DiameterNotes
PE - Polyethylene (Semi-Solid)0.146 in (3.71 mm)Solid PE monofilament spiral around conductor. Solid PE tube over monofilament
Outer Shield
LayerOuter Shield TypeMaterialCoverage
1BraidBare Copper (BC)95%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNom. Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride (Non-Contaminating)0.242 in (6.15 mm)
Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal): 0.242 in (6.15 mm)

Electrical Characteristics

FrequencyNom. Attenuation
1 MHz0.31 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.90 dB/100ft
50 MHz2.00 dB/100ft
100 MHz2.90 dB/100ft
200 MHz4.20 dB/100ft
400 MHz6.10 dB/100ft
700 MHz8.60 dB/100ft
900 MHz10.10 dB/100ft
1000 MHz11.0 dB/100ft
Nom. Conductor DCRNom. Outer Shield DCRNom. Capacitance Cond-to-ShieldNom. Characteristic ImpedanceNom. Velocity of Prop.
59.0 Ohm/1000ft (194 Ohm/km)2.9 Ohm/1000ft (9.5 Ohm/km)13.5 pF/ft (44.3 pF/m)93 Ohm84%
UL Voltage RatingVoltage Rating
300 V (CMX), 30 V (UL AWM 1354)750 V

Mechanical Characteristics

UL TemperatureOperating
60°C (UL AWM 1354)-40°C to +85°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
2.4 in
Max. Pull Tension: 60 lbs (27 kg)
Bulk Cable Weight: 33 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability: Indoor/Outdoor, Indoor, Sunlight Resistance, Aerial - When supported by messenger wire
Sustainability: CA Prop 65
Flammability / Reaction to Fire: UL 1581
NEC / UL Compliance: CMX
AWM Compliance: AWM 1354
CEC / C(UL) Compliance: CMX
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)
APAC Compliance: China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.329 Revision Date: 04-08-2022

Part Numbers

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8255 010500BlackReel500 ft612825197331
8255 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825197324
Date: 2005-10-01
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