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9914 - Low Loss 50 Ohm, RG8, 10 AWG, CMG

RG-8/U Type, 10 AWG solid .103" bare copper conductor, gas-injected foam HDPE insulation, Duobond® II, tinned copper braid shield (95% coverage), PVC jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
10SolidBC - Bare Copper0.103 in1
Conductor Count: 1
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.285 in
Insulation, Table Note: Gas Injected
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Alum / Poly / AlumBonded Duofoil®100 %
Braid2TC - Tinned Copper95 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.403 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
1.2 Ohm/1000ft1.2 Ohm/1000ft1.1 Ohm/1000ft1.1 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
24.8 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.065 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
50 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
5 MHz0.4 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.5 dB/100ft
50 MHz1 dB/100ft
100 MHz1.4 dB/100ft
200 MHz1.8 dB/100ft
400 MHz2.6 dB/100ft
700 MHz3.6 dB/100ft
900 MHz4.1 dB/100ft
1000 MHz4.4 dB/100ft
1500 MHz5.5 dB/100ft
1800 MHz6.1 dB/100ft
2000 MHz6.5 dB/100ft
2500 MHz7.5 dB/100ft
3000 MHz8.3 dB/100ft
4000 MHz9.9 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.24 ns/ft82 %
Power Rating
Frequency [MHz]Max. Power Rating [W]
5 MHz4,021 W
10 MHz3,217 W
50 MHz1,609 W
100 MHz1,149 W
200 MHz894 W
400 MHz619 W
700 MHz447 W
1,000 MHz366 W
1,500 MHz293 W
2,000 MHz248 W
3,000 MHz194 W
4,000 MHz163 W
2,500 MHz215 W
3,000 MHz194 W
4,000 MHz163 W
Non-UL Voltage RatingUL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS30 V RMS
Frequency [MHz]Max. VSWR
5-2250 MHz1.43:1
Electrical Characteristics Notes: 30 V RMS (UL AWM Style 1354)

Temperature Range

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

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 105 lbs/1000ft
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 247 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 4 in


NEC/(UL) Specification: CMG
CEC/C(UL) Specification: CMG
UL AWM Style: UL Style 1354 (30 V 80°C)
CPR Euroclass: Eca
RG Type: 8/U Type

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor/Outdoor
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


Suitability - Aerial: Yes
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 FT4 Loading
CSA Flammability: FT4
ISO/IEC Flammability: IEC 60332-1-2
UL voltage rating: 30 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC/EAN
9914.0030BlackReel30 m8719605023537
9914.00152BlackReel152 m8719605023520
9914.00305BlackReel305 m8719605023544
9914 010500BlackReel500 ft612825268901
9914 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825261780
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.289 Revision Date: 04-28-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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