1531AM

CATV Video, RG6, 18 AWG BCCS, Foil + Braid, Messenger, PVC Jacket

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CATV, Series 6, 18 AWG solid .040" bare copper-covered steel conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® II, aluminum braid shield (90% coverage), messenger wire, PVC jacket.
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Specifications
Physical Characteristics (Overall)
Conductor
AWG Stranding Material Nominal Diameter No. of Coax
18 Solid BCCS - Bare Copper Covered Steel 0.04 in 1

Conductor Count

1

Insulation
Material Nominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam) 0.18 in

Table Notes

Gas Injected

Outer Shield Material
Type Layer Material Material Trade Name Coverage [%]
Tape 1 Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum) Duofoil® 100%
Braid 2 Aluminum 90%
Outer Jacket Material
Material Nominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride .270 x .410 in
Construction and Dimensions

OuterJacket1, Messenger Diameter

0.051 in

OuterJacket1, Messenger Material

Galvanized Steel

Electrical Characteristics
Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR Nominal Outer Shield DCR Outer Conductor DCR
28 Ohm/1000ft 5 Ohm/1000ft 5 Ohm/1000ft
Capacitance
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.2 pF/ft
Inductance
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Impedance
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss
Frequency [MHz] Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5 - 1000 MHz 20 dB
Delay
Nominal Delay Nominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.2 ns/ft 83%
High Freq
Frequency [MHz] Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
5 MHz 0.58 dB/100ft
55 MHz 1.60 dB/100ft
211 MHz 3.05 dB/100ft
270 MHz 3.37 dB/100ft
300 MHz 3.55 dB/100ft
350 MHz 3.85 dB/100ft
400 MHz 4.15 dB/100ft
450 MHz 4.40 dB/100ft
550 MHz 4.90 dB/100ft
750 MHz 5.65 dB/100ft
870 MHz 6.11 dB/100ft
1000 MHz 6.55 dB/100ft
Voltage
Non-UL Voltage Rating
350 V RMS
Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating

80°C

Operating Temp Range

-40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Max. Pull Tension

110 lbs

Bulk Cable Weight

42 lbs/1000ft

Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis

3 in

Standards

RG Type

6

Series Type

6

Environmental Space

Outdoor - Aerial

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

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

No

EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd)

2004-01-01

MII Order #39 (China RoHS)

Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Indoor

Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

Plenum (Y/N)

No

History

Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.331 Revision Date: 02-16-2021

Part Numbers
Item # Color Putup Type Length UPC
1531AM 0101000 Black Reel 1,000 ft 612825117261