ControlBus™, Coax RG-6, #18 Sol BCCS, FFEP Ins, QUAD AL Shld, PVDF Jkt, CMP High Temp 150C

Coax RG-6 18 AWG (Solid) Bare Copper Covered Steel, Foam FEP Insulation, Overall Duobond® II+ Aluminum Braid(60%)+Duofoil®+Aluminum Braid(40%) Shield, PVDF Outer Jacket, CMP High Temp 150C
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Product Overview

Suitable Applications

Harsh environment, factory automation, ControlNet™, Modbus II, Industrial Coax, Belden ControlNet cables provide maximum signal integrity and run length exceeding the high-speed, time-critical requirements necessary for ControlNet factory floor applications

Construction Details

RG Type


Size Stranding Nom. Diameter Material
18 AWG Solid 0.040 in BCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel
Material Nom. Insulation Diameter Color Code
FEP - Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (Foam) 0.170 in (4.32 mm) White
Outer Shield
Layer Outer Shield Type Material Material Trade Name Coverage
1 Tape Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum) Duobond® II 100%
2 Braid Aluminum 60%
3 Tape Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum) Duofoil® 100%
4 Braid Aluminum 40%
Outer Jacket
Material Nom. Diameter
PVDF - Polyvinylidene Fluoride 0.274 in (6.96 mm)

Overall Cable Diameter (Nominal)

0.274 in (6.96 mm)

Electrical Characteristics
Return Loss
Frequency Min. Structural Return Loss
5 - 50 MHz 23 dB
Frequency Nom. Attenuation
1 MHz 0.34 dB/100ft
2 MHz 0.37 dB/100ft
5 MHz 0.44 dB/100ft
10 MHz 0.58 dB/100ft
20 MHz 0.85 dB/100ft
50 MHz 1.39 dB/100ft
100 MHz 1.99 dB/100ft
200 MHz 2.92 dB/100ft
300 MHz 3.68 dB/100ft
400 MHz 4.38 dB/100ft
Nom. Conductor DCR Nom. Outer Shield DCR Nom. Capacitance Cond-to-Shield Nom. Characteristic Impedance Nom. Velocity of Prop.
28 Ohm/1000ft 2.6 Ohm/1000ft (8.5 Ohm/km) 16.5 pF/ft (54.1 pF/m) 75 Ohm 82%
UL Voltage Rating
300 V (CMP)
Mechanical Characteristics
UL Temperature Operating
150°C -20°C to +150°C
Bend Radius
Installation Min.
2.75 in (69.9 mm)

Max. Pull Tension

104 lbs (47.2 kg)

Bulk Cable Weight

36 lbs/1000ft

Standards and Compliance

Environmental Suitability

Indoor - Plenum, Indoor, Outdoor, Aerial - When supported by messenger wire, Burial


CA Prop 65

Flammability / Reaction to Fire

NFPA 262

NEC / UL Compliance


CEC / C(UL) Compliance


European Directive Compliance

EU CE Mark, EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment), REACH, EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2), EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)

APAC Compliance

China RoHS II (GB/T 26572-2011)

Non-Plenum Number


Product Notes


Blue available as standard in 1000-ft put-up only. Suitable for Outdoor and Direct Burial applications.


Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.500 Revision Date: 04-29-2024

Part Numbers
Item # Color Putup Type Length UPC Footnote
3093A 0101000 Black Reel 1,000 ft 612825141464 C
3093A 0102500 Black Reel 2,500 ft 612825141488 C N
3093A 0105000 Black Reel 5,000 ft 612825141495 C Z