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9141 - Precision Video Coax, RG59, #20 Solid BC, Double 98% TC/BC Braid

20 AWG solid .031" bare copper conductor, polyethylene insulation, tinned copper/bare copper braid shield (98% coverage), polyethylene jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
20SolidBC - Bare Copper0.031 in1
Conductor Count: 1
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene0.2 in
Outer Shield
TypeLayerMaterialCoverage [%]
Braid1Tinned Copper (TC)98%
Braid2Tinned Copper (TC)98%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene0.305 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
9.9 Ohm/1000ft9.9 Ohm/1000ft1.1 Ohm/1000ft1.1 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
20 pF/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Minimum Return (RL)
5-216 MHz27 dB
217-850 MHz23 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.3 dB/100ft
3.6 MHz0.5 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.8 dB/100ft
71.5 MHz2 dB/100ft
135 MHz3.5 dB/100ft
270 MHz4.3 dB/100ft
360 MHz5 dB/100ft
540 MHz6.2 dB/100ft
720 MHz7.2 dB/100ft
750 MHz7.4 dB/100ft
1000 MHz9.1 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.54 ns/ft66%
Non-UL Voltage Rating
1700 V RMS

Temperature Range

Non-UL Temp Rating: 80°C
Operating Temperature Range: -55°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 68 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 172 lbs
Min. Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 3 in


RG Type: 59
Series Type: 59

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor/Outdoor
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/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: No
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Aerial: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: No


Plenum (Y/N): No

Related Part Numbers

Item #ColorPut-Up TypeLengthUPC
9141 3681000Clear, TransparentReel1,000 ft612825224730
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: Dielectric Strength: 8 kV.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.320 Revision Date: 04-08-2022
Date: 2004-01-01
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