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8259 - 50 Ohm, RG58 Type, 20 AWG Stranded TC, TC Braid, PVC Jacket


50 Ohm, RG-58A/U type, 20 AWG stranded (19x33) .035" tinned copper conductor, polyethylene insulation, tinned copper braid shield (95% coverage), PVC jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
20StrandedTC - Tinned Copper0.035 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene0.117 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeMaterialCoverage [%]
BraidTC - Tinned Copper95 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.193 in0.0275 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
10.8 Ohm/1000ft4.1 Ohm/1000ft4.1 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
30.8 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.092 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
50 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.4 dB/100ft
10 MHz1.5 dB/100ft
50 MHz3.7 dB/100ft
100 MHz5.4 dB/100ft
200 MHz8.1 dB/100ft
400 MHz12.4 dB/100ft
700 MHz17.7 dB/100ft
900 MHz21.1 dB/100ft
1000 MHz22.8 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.54 ns/ft66 %
Voltage
Non-UL Voltage Rating
1400 V RMS

Temperature Range

Non-UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: -30°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 25 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 39 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2 in

Standards

CPR Euroclass: Eca
RG Type: 58A/U Type

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/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

Suitability

Suitability - Aerial: Yes - Black only, when supported by messenger wire
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes - Black only

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

ISO/IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8259 010100BlackReel100 ft612825197379
8259 010500BlackReel500 ft612825197393
8259 010U500BlackUnReel500 ft612825357636
8259 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825197386
8259 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825197355
8259 0105000BlackReel5,000 ft612825197348
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.287 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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