1829R

DBS Cable, RG6, 18 AWG BCCS, Foil + Braid, CMR

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18 AWG solid bare copper-covered steel conductor, gas-injected foam polyethylene insulation, Duobond® II (100% coverage) and an aluminum braid shield (60% coverage), PVC jacket.
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Specifications
Product Overview

Suitable Applications

Satellite, DBS, TV, Antenna

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 60%
Outer Jacket Material
Material Nominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride 0.275 in
Electrical Characteristics
Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR Nominal Outer Shield DCR Outer Conductor DCR
28 Ohm/1000ft 9 Ohm/1000ft 9 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)
950 - 2250 MHz 15 dB
2250 - 3000 MHz 10 dB
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz] Nom. Insertion Loss Nom. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5 MHz 0.5 dB/100ft 30 dB
55 MHz 1.4 dB/100ft 24 dB
211 MHz 2.6 dB/100ft
500 MHz 4.1 dB/100ft
750 MHz 5.1 dB/100ft
862 MHz 5.5 dB/100ft
1000 MHz 6 dB/100ft
1450 MHz 7.8 dB/100ft
1800 MHz 8.6 dB/100ft
2250 MHz 9.8 dB/100ft
3000 MHz 11.3 dB/100ft
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 1.6 dB/100ft
211 MHz 3.05 dB/100ft
500 MHz 4.66 dB/100ft
750 MHz 5.65 dB/100ft
862 MHz 6.1 dB/100ft
1000 MHz 6.55 dB/100ft
1450 MHz 8 dB/100ft
1800 MHz 8.8 dB/100ft
2250 MHz 10 dB/100ft
3000 MHz 11.9 dB/100ft
Voltage
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS (CM)
Temperature Range

Installation Temp Range

-30°C To +80°C

Operating Temp Range

-40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight

29 lbs/1000ft

Max. Pull Tension

126 lbs

Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis

2 in

Standards

NEC/(UL) Compliance

CATVR, CMR

CEC/C(UL) Compliance

CMG

RG Type

6

Series Type

6

Other Compliance

CEC/C(UL): CMG

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space

Indoor - Riser

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)

2004-01-01

MII Order #39 (China RoHS)

Yes

Suitability

Suitability - Indoor

Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

CSA Flammability

FT4

UL voltage rating

300 V RMS (CM)

Plenum (Y/N)

No

Plenum/Non-Plenum

Non-Plenum Number

1829A

History

Update and Revision

Revision Number: 0.342 Revision Date: 02-16-2021

Part Numbers
Item # Color Putup Type Length UPC
1829R 010U1000 Black UnReel 1,000 ft 612825124153
1829R 008U1000 Gray UnReel 1,000 ft 612825124139
1829R 009U1000 White UnReel 1,000 ft 612825124146
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