1186A

CATV Video, RG59, 20 AWG BCCS, Quad Shield (Foil + 65% Braid + Foil + 45% Braid), CM

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Series 59, 20 AWG solid .032" bare copper-covered steel conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® + aluminum braid(s) shield (65% and 45% coverage), PVC jacket.
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Specifications
Product Overview

Suitable Applications

CATV, Broadband

Physical Characteristics (Overall)
Conductor
AWG Stranding Material Nominal Diameter No. of Coax
20 Solid BCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel 0.032 in 1

Conductor Count

1

Insulation
Material Nominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam) 0.144 in

Table Notes

Gas Injected

Outer Shield
Type Layer Material Material Trade Name Coverage [%]
Tape 1 Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum) Duofoil® 100%
Braid 2 Aluminum 65%
Tape 3 Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum) Duofoil® 100%
Braid 4 Aluminum 45%
Outer Jacket
Material Nominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride 0.265 in
Electrical Characteristics
Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR Nominal Outer Shield DCR Outer Conductor DCR
44.5 Ohm/1000ft 7 Ohm/1000ft 7.0 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance Nominal Characteristic Tolerance
75 Ohm ± 3 Ohm
Return Loss
Frequency [MHz] Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5 MHz 20 dB
1000 MHz 20 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz] Nom. Insertion Loss
5 MHz 0.89 dB/100ft
55 MHz 1.95 dB/100ft
211 MHz 3.59 dB/100ft
270 MHz 4.05 dB/100ft
300 MHz 4.27 dB/100ft
350 MHz 4.64 dB/100ft
400 MHz 4.88 dB/100ft
450 MHz 5.30 dB/100ft
550 MHz 5.90 dB/100ft
750 MHz 6.96 dB/100ft
870 MHz 7.54 dB/100ft
1000 MHz 8.09 dB/100ft
Delay
Nominal Delay Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.2 ns/ft 83%
High Frequency
Frequency [MHz] Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
5 MHz 0.89 dB/100ft
55 MHz 1.95 dB/100ft
211 MHz 3.59 dB/100ft
270 MHz 4.05 dB/100ft
300 MHz 4.27 dB/100ft
350 MHz 4.64 dB/100ft
400 MHz 4.88 dB/100ft
450 MHz 5.3 dB/100ft
550 MHz 5.9 dB/100ft
750 MHz 6.96 dB/100ft
870 MHz 7.54 dB/100ft
1000 MHz 8.09 dB/100ft
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS
Temperature Range

Operating Temp Range

-40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight

30 lbs/1000ft

Max. Pull Tension

140 lbs

Min. Bend Radius/Minor Axis

2.75 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Compliance

CATV, CM

CEC/C(UL) Compliance

CM

RG Type

59

Series Type

59

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space

Indoor (Not Riser or Plenum)

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV)

Yes

EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR)

Yes

EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2)

Yes

EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE)

Yes

EU Directive Compliance

EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)

EU CE Mark

No

MII Order #39 (China RoHS)

Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability

UL1685 UL Loading

UL voltage rating

300 V RMS

Product Notes

Notes

Sweep tested 5 MHz to 1 GHz.

History

Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.375 Revision Date: 09-10-2021

Part Numbers
Item # Color Put-Up Type Length UPC
1186A 0101000 Black Reel 1,000 ft 612825107958