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CX4C3 - COAX 4 FOAM FB14 PE MESSENGER CATV


COAX 4 FOAM FB14 PE MESSENGER CATV

Product Overview

Environmental Space: Outdoor
Suitable Applications: Coaxial cables used in cabled distribution networks designed according the European Standard EN 50117; Operating at frequencies between 5 MHz and 2150 MHz; The International Standard IEC 1196

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

Conductor
StrandingMaterialNominal DiameterDiameter +/- ToleranceNo. of Coax
SolidBC - Bare Copper2.23 mm0.03 mm1
Conductor Count: 1
Conductor Size: 12 AWG
Insulation
TypeMaterialNominal DiameterDiameter +/- Tolerance
DielectricFPE - Foamed Polyethylene10.2 mm0.2 mm
Insulation, Table Note: Centricity min. 85%
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialCoverage [%]Min. OverlapNominal DiameterDiameter +/- ToleranceCoverage +/- Tolerance
Tape1Copper4 mm
Braid2BC - Bare Copper59 %11 mm0.3 mm5 %
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterDiameter +/- Tolerance
PE - Polyethylene13.8 mm0.3 mm
OuterJacket1, Table Note: According to European Standard HD 624

Construction and Dimensions

OuterJacket1, Messenger Diameter: 5.9 +/- 0.3 mm
OuterJacket1, Messenger Material: Zinc plated steelwires
Min Elongation at Breakof Jacket: 300 %
Min Tensile Strength of Jacket: 10 MPa

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Max. Conductor DCRMax. Conductor LoopMax. Shield DCR
4.5 Ohm/km9 Ohm/1000ft4.5 Ohm/km
Capacitance
Nom. CapacitanceCapacitance Tolerance
54 pF/m2 pF/m
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic ImpedanceNominal Characteristic ToleranceRegularity of Impedance
75 Ohm3 OhmMin. 46 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
5 MHz0.6 dB/100m
50 MHz1.9 dB/100m
100 MHz2.8 dB/100m
200 MHz4 dB/100m
400 MHz5.9 dB/100m
600 MHz7.4 dB/100m
800 MHz8.8 dB/100m
1000 MHz10 dB/100m
1350 MHz11.9 dB/100m
1750 MHz13.9 dB/100m
2150 MHz15.7 dB/100m
2400 MHz16.8 dB/100m
Delay
Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]Velocity of Propagation Tolerance
82 %2 %
High Freq
Frequency [MHz]Min. RL (Return Loss) [dB]
5 - 30 MHz26 dB
30 - 470 MHz26 dB
470 - 862 MHz23 dB
862 - 2400 MHz18 dB
High Freq Table Note: In each frequency band, 3 peak values up to 4 dB lower are allowed
Screening
Frequency [MHz]Min. Screening Attenuation
30 - 1000 MHz95 dB
Screening Class: A+
Transfer Impedance
Transfer Impedance
Max. 2.5 mOhm/m
Typ. 1.9 mOhm/m
Voltage
Voltage Test Dielectric
3.0 kV DC

Temperature Range

Installation Temp Range: -5°C To +50°C
Storage Temp Range: -40°C To +70°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +70°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 229 kg/km
Max Recommended Pulling Tension: 6000 N
Min Bend Radius (W/o Pulling Strength): 150 mm
Crush Resistance: Max. 1% (load of 700N) N
Adhesion Dielectric: 35-350 N at 50 mm N

Standards

ISO/IEC Compliance: IEC 1196
CENELEC Compliance: EN 50117 and EN 50117-1
Series Type: CATV-Trunk Type

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 1998-01-01

Part Number

Variants
Item #ColorLength
CX4C3.00500Black500 m
CX4C3.009999Black499 m

History

Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.144 Revision Date: 08-08-2019
Date: 1998-01-01
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