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83242 - 50 Ohm Coax, RG142, 19 AWG Solid SCCCS, Double SCCCS Braids, FEP Jacket, CMP


RG-142B/U, 19 AWG solid .037" silver-coated copper-covered steel conductor, plenum, TFE insulation, double silver-coated copper braid shield (95% coverage), FEP jacket, commercial non-QPL product.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
19SolidSCCS - Silvered Copper Covered Steel0.037 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Insulation
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Diameter
PTFE - PolytetrafluoroethyleneTeflon®0.116 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialCoverage [%]
Braid1SC - Silvered Copper95 %
Braid1SC - Silvered Copper95 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.195 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
19.3 Ohm/1000ft2.3 Ohm/1000ft2.3 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
29 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.067 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
50 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
10 MHz1.1 dB/100ft
50 MHz2.6 dB/100ft
100 MHz3.8 dB/100ft
200 MHz5.4 dB/100ft
400 MHz7.9 dB/100ft
700 MHz10.7 dB/100ft
900 MHz12.3 dB/100ft
1000 MHz13.1 dB/100ft
2000 MHz19.3 dB/100ft
3000 MHz24.2 dB/100ft
5000 MHz32.6 dB/100ft
8000 MHz43.2 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.45 ns/ft70 %
Voltage
DescriptionUL Voltage RatingVoltage Rating [V]
Military150 V RMS1400 V RMS (Mil Spec)

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 200°C
Operating Temp Range: -70°C To +200°C

Mechanical Characteristics

UV Resistance: Yes - Black only
Bulk Cable Weight: 43 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 146 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMP
RG Type: 142B/U Type
Military Specification: Commercial, non-QPL product (M17/158-00001)
QPL (Qualified Parts List): No

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Outdoor - Aerial
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: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01
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

UL Flammability: NFPA 262
CSA Flammability: FT6
UL voltage rating: 150 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
83242 001100BrownReel100 ft612825203612
83242 001500BrownReel500 ft612825203650
83242 0011000BrownReel1,000 ft612825203629
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.
E - MAY CONTAIN MORE THAN 1 PIECE. MINIMUM LENGTH OF ANY ONE PIECE IS 25'.

Product Notes

Notes: Non-SWR swept version of RG-142

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.287 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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