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89108 - CATV Video, RG59, 20 AWG BCCS, Foil + 95% Braid, CMP


Series 59, 20 AWG solid .032" bare copper-covered steel conductor, plenum, foam FEP insulation, Duofoil® (100% coverage); TC braid shield (95% coverage), FEP jacket.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: CATV, Broadband

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
20SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.032 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Insulation
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam)Teflon®0.14 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Alum / PolyDuofoil®100%
Braid2TC - Tinned Copper95%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialMaterial Trade NameNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene PropyleneTeflon®0.203 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
26 Ohm/1000ft2.6 Ohm/1000ft2.6 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.5 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.09 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
10 MHz20 dB
400 MHz20 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
10 MHz0.7 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.8 dB/100ft
100 MHz2.6 dB/100ft
200 MHz3.7 dB/100ft
400 MHz5.4 dB/100ft
700 MHz7.3 dB/100ft
900 MHz8.4 dB/100ft
1000 MHz8.9 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.24 ns/ft82%
High Freq
Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
0.92 dB/100ft
2.1 dB/100ft
2.9 dB/100ft
4.2 dB/100ft
5.9 dB/100ft
7.9 dB/100ft
9 dB/100ft
9.4 dB/100ft
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

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

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 34 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 100 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Specification: CATVP, CMP
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMP
RG Type: 59/U Type
Series Type: Series 59

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor - 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 Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: No
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Aerial: Yes - When supported by messenger wire
Suitability - Burial: Yes
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes
Suitability - Sunlight Resistance: No

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

CSA Flammability: FT6
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
89108 010500BlackReel500 ft612825218333
89108 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825218319
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: Teflon« is a registered trademark of E. I. duPont de Nemours and Co. used under license by Belden, Inc.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.280 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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