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9100 - Analog Video, RG59, 20 AWG Solid BCCS, Foil + Alum Braid, CM PVC Jacket

Analog Video, Series 59, 20 AWG solid .032" bare copper-covered steel conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® II (100% coverage) plus an aluminum braid (40% coverage), CM PVC jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
20SolidBCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel0.032 in1
Conductor Count: 1
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.144 in
Table Notes: Gas Injected
Outer Shield
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.237 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
44.5 Ohm/1000ft17 Ohm/1000ft17 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5-1000 MHz20 dB
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.2 ns/ft83%
High Frequency
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
5 MHz0.86 dB/100ft
55 MHz2.05 dB/100ft
211 MHz3.80 dB/100ft
270 MHz4.22 dB/100ft
300 MHz4.45 dB/100ft
350 MHz4.80 dB/100ft
400 MHz5.10 dB/100ft
450 MHz5.40 dB/100ft
550 MHz5.95 dB/100ft
750 MHz6.97 dB/100ft
870 MHz7.57 dB/100ft
1000 MHz8.12 dB/100ft
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 80°C
Operating Temperature Range: -40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 21 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 80 lbs
Min. Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.5 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CATV, CM
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CM
CPR Euroclass: Eca
PMSHA Compliance: P-MSHA-SC-182/4
Series Type: 59

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 2): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Indoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Related Part Numbers

Item #ColorPut-Up TypeLengthUPC/EAN
9100-K101000BlackReel305 m8719605020093
9100 010U500BlackUnReel500 ft612825224273
9100 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825224235
9100 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825224242
9100 009U1000WhiteUnReel1,000 ft612825224259


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.377 Revision Date: 04-08-2022
Date: 2004-01-01
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