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DA7808R - DAS RF240 50 Ohm Coax, 15 AWG CMR

Distributed Antenna System RF240, 50 Ohm 15 AWG solid bare copper conductor, foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® + tinned copper braid shield (95% coverage), CMR PVC jacket.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: DAS Applications

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
15SolidBC - Bare Copper0.057 in1
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.15 in
Table Notes: Gas Injected
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Braid2Tinned Copper (TC)95%
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.24 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCROuter Conductor DCR
3.2 Ohm/1000ft2.8 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
23.4 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.06 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
50 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
5 MHz0.58 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.77 dB/100ft
30 MHz1.3 dB/100ft
50 MHz1.6 dB/100ft
150 MHz2.8 dB/100ft
220 MHz3.4 dB/100ft
450 MHz4.9 dB/100ft
900 MHz7.0 dB/100ft
1500 MHz9.1 dB/100ft
1800 MHz10.1 dB/100ft
2000 MHz10.7 dB/100ft
2500 MHz12.0 dB/100ft
3000 MHz13.4 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.18 ns/ft86%
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS
Frequency [MHz]Max. VSWR
5-3000 MHz1.25:1

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 60°C
Operating Temp Range: -40°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 40 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 69 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.5 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMR
RG Type: 58/X Type
Series Type: RF 240

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Outdoor - Aerial
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): 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: No
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01


Suitability - Aerial: Yes - Black only, when supported by messenger wire
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes - Black only

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1666 Vertical Shaft
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
DA7808R 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825285434
DA7808R 0105000BlackReel5,000 ft612825285441


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.88 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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