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89120 - CATV Video, RG6, 18 AWG BCCS, Foil + 95% Braid, FEP Jacket, CMP


18 AWG solid .040" bare copper-covered steel conductor, foam FEP insulation, Duofoil® (100% coverage) + tinned copper braid shield (95% coverage), FEP jacket.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: CATV, Broadband

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
18SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.04 in1
Conductor Count: 1
Insulation
MaterialNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam)0.17 in
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Braid2Tinned Copper (TC)95%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene0.234 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
28 Ohm/1000ft1.7 Ohm/1000ft1.7 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)
5 MHz20 dB
400 MHz20 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.3 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.66 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.6 dB/100ft
100 MHz2.2 dB/100ft
200 MHz3 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.6 dB/100ft
700 MHz6.6 dB/100ft
900 MHz7.7 dB/100ft
1000 MHz8.2 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.24 ns/ft82%
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range: -70°C To +200°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 43 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 141 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.5 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Compliance: CATVP, CMP
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMP
RG Type: 6/U Type
Series Type: 6

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

UL Flammability: NFPA 262
CSA Flammability: FT6
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Plenum (Y/N): Yes
Plenum Number: 87120, 82120

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
89120 010500BlackReel500 ft612825220787
89120 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825218340
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.327 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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