Product Hierarchy
Product Hierarchy

9860 - Twinax 124Ω, 1 Pr #16 Sol BC, PO Ins, OA DF+TC Brd, PVC Jkt, CMX

Twinax 124Ω, 1 Pair 16AWG (Solid) Bare Copper, PO Insulation, Overall Duofoil®+Tinned Copper Braid(90%) Shield, PVC Outer Jacket, CMX

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: harsh environment, IIoT, factory or process automation, video, audio, data communication, etc.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Pairs
16SolidBC - Bare Copper0.051 in1
Conductor Count: 2
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.161 in
Color Chart
1Blue & Clear
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Braid2Tinned Copper (TC)90%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.44 in0.045 in

Construction and Dimensions

0.322 mm

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
4.2 Ohm/1000ft1.3 Ohm/1000ft1.3 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Other Conductor to ShieldNom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
10.9 pF/ft19.3 pF/ft10.9 pF/ft
ElementNominal Inductance
(Loop)(Loop) 0.24 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
124 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.2 dB/100m
10 MHz0.7 dB/100m
50 MHz1.8 dB/100m
100 MHz2.9 dB/100m
200 MHz4.1 dB/100m
400 MHz6.2 dB/100m
Max. Delay SkewNominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
78 ns/100m1.3 ns/ft78%
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]
1 MHz
10 MHz
50 MHz
100 MHz
200 MHz
400 MHz
UL Voltage RatingVoltage Rating [V]
type CM: 300 V RMSAWM style 2448: 30 V RMS
300 (CMX) V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 60°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 98 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 73 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 4.5 in


NEC Articles: Article 800
NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMX
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMX
UL AWM Style Compliance: 2448

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): 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): 2004-01-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: VW-1
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS (CM)


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
9860 010500BlackReel500 ft612825259725
9860 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825259701
9860 0102000BlackReel2,000 ft612825259718
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.349 Revision Date: 11-13-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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