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Product Hierarchy

8268 - 50 Ohm, RG214, 13 AWG Stranded SPC, Double SPC Braid, CMX Non-contaminating PVC Jacket, Commerical Non-QPL Product.

50 Ohm, RG-214/U, 13 AWG stranded (7x21) .089" silver-plated copper conductor, polyethylene insulation, double silver-plated copper braid shield (95% coverage), CMX non-contaminating PVC jacket, commerical non-QPL product.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
13StrandedSCCS - Silvered Copper Covered Steel0.089 in1
Conductor Count: 1
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene0.285 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialCoverage [%]
Braid1SC - Silvered Copper95 %
Braid2SC - Silvered Copper95 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride (Non-Contaminating)0.425 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
1.7 Ohm/1000ft0.7 Ohm/1000ft0.7 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
30.8 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.077 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
50 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.17 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.55 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.3 dB/100ft
100 MHz1.9 dB/100ft
200 MHz2.7 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.1 dB/100ft
700 MHz6.5 dB/100ft
900 MHz7.6 dB/100ft
1000 MHz8 dB/100ft
4000 MHz20 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.54 ns/ft66 %
Power Rating
Frequency [MHz]Max. Power Rating [W]
50 MHz1,500 W
100 MHz907 W
200 MHz549 W
400 MHz332 W
700 MHz221 W
900 MHz184 W
1,000 MHz171 W
4,000 MHz62 W
Non-UL Voltage RatingUL DescriptionUL Voltage Rating
3700 V RMS (MIL-Spec)UL AWM Style 135430 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 60°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

UV Resistance: Yes - Black only
Bulk Cable Weight: 131 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 225 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 6 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMX
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMX
UL AWM Style: UL Style 1354
CPR Euroclass: Eca
RG Type: 214/U Type
Military Specification: Commercial, non-QPL product (M17/164-00001)
QPL (Qualified Parts List): No

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): 2005-10-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


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

UL Flammability: VW-1
ISO/IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2
UL voltage rating: 30 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
8268 010500BlackReel500 ft612825358084
8268 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825197546
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: Non-SWR swept version of RG-214.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.299 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2005-10-01
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