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DAS400P - DAS Coax. 50 Ohm, RG8, 10 AWG CMP

DAS Coax, RG-8/U type, 10 AWG solid .108" copper clad aluminum conductor, plenum, foam FEP insulation, Duofoil® + tinned copper braid shield (90% coverage), fluorocopolymer jacket.

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: DAS, Distributed Antenna System

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
10SolidBCCA - Bare Copper Covered Aluminum0.1081
MaterialNominal Diameter
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam)0.285 mm
Outer Shield Material
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Braid2Tinned Copper (TC)
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVDF - Polyvinylidene Fluoride0.354

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCROuter Conductor DCR
1.4 Ohm/1000ft2.0 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
23.0 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.060 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
50 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.1 dB/100ft
5 MHz0.3 dB/100ft
10 MHz0.4 dB/100ft
50 MHz0.9 dB/100ft
100 MHz1.3 dB/100ft
200 MHz1.9 dB/100ft
400 MHz2.9 dB/100ft
700 MHz4.0 dB/100ft
900 MHz4.7 dB/100ft
1000 MHz5.0 dB/100ft
1500 MHz6.5 dB/100ft
2000 MHz7.9 dB/100ft
2250 MHz8.5 dB/100ft
3000 MHz10.2 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.18 ns/ft86%
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS
Frequency [MHz]Max. VSWR
5 MHx -3000 MHz1.25:1

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 150°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +150°C

Mechanical Characteristics

UV Resistance: Yes - Black only
Bulk Cable Weight: 76 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 150 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 3.6 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CMP
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CMP
RG Type: 8/U Type
Other Compliance: CEC/C(UL): CMP

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Indoor - Plenum
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/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: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2005-04-01


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: NFPA 262
CSA Flammability: FT6
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): Yes

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
DAS400P 010500BlackReel500 ft612825285113
DAS400P 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825285106


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.122 Revision Date: 09-30-2020
Date: 2005-04-01
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