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Flame Retardant Coaxial Cables

Flame Retardant RG6 CWB/SWB/SWA Armoured Coaxial cables

Flame Retardant RG6 CWB/SWB/SWA Armoured Coaxial cables

Application

These 75Ω coaxial cables are suitable for installation on board of ships and other indoor marine environments.

Standards

Basic design to MIL-C-17

Fire Performance

Flame Retardance (Single Vertical
Wire Test)
EN 60332-1-2; IEC 60332-1-2; BS EN 60332-1-2; VDE
0482-332-1 ; NBN C 30-004 (cat. F1); NF C32-070-2.1(C2); CEI 20-35/1-2; EN 50265-2-1*; DIN VDE 0482-265-2-1*
Reduced Fire Propagation
(Vertically-mounted bundled wires
& cable test)
EN 60332-3-24 (cat. C); IEC 60332-3-24; BS EN 60332-3-24; VDE 0482-332-3; NBN C 30-004 (cat. F2); NF C32-070-2.2(C1); CEI 20-22/3-4; EN 50266-2-4*; DIN VDE 0482-266-2-4
Halogen Free IEC 60754-1; EN 50267-2-1; DIN VDE 0482-267-2-1; CEI 20-37/2-1 ; BS 6425-1*
No Corrosive Gas Emission IEC 60754-2; EN 50267-2-2; DIN VDE 0482-267-2-2; CEI 20-37/2-2 ; BS 6425-2*
minimum Smoke Emission IEC 61034-1&2; EN 61034 -1&2; DIN VDE 0482-1034-1&2; CEI 20-37/3-1&2; EN 50268-1&2*; BS 7622-1&2*
No Toxic gases NES 02-713; NF C 20-454

Note: Asterisk * denotes superseded standard.

Cable Construction

Conductors: 18AWG solid bare copper.

Insulation: PE compound.

Screen1: Aluminium/polyester or aluminium tape.

Screen2: Tinned copper braid.

Inner Sheath: Low smoke and halogen-free polyolefin, coloured black.

Armour:

cwb: copper Wire Braid

swb: Steel Wire Braid

swa: Steel Wire Armour

Outer Sheath: Thermoplastic LSZH compound type LTS3 as per BS 7655-6.1 (Thermosetting LSZH compound

type SW2-SW4 as per BS 7655:section 2.6 can be offered.)

Physical And Thermal Properties

Temperature Range: -30°C - +75°C

Minimum Bending Radius: 815 X Overall Diameter

Electrical Properties

AWG   18
Nominal Conductor Diameter mm 1.0
Impedance Ω 75+/-5
Nominal Attenuation@100mHz dB/100m 6.9
Nominal Attenuation@200mHz dB/100m 9.0
Nominal Attenuation@300mHz dB/100m 11.8
Nominal Attenuation@400mHz dB/100m 13.1
Nominal Attenuation@500mHz dB/100m 15.4
Nominal Attenuation@900mHz dB/100m 21.5
Nominal Attenuation@1700mHz dB/100m 29.4
Capacitance pF/m 53.5
Velocity of Propagation % 83
Conductor DCR Ω/km 21.4
Shield DCR Ω/km 7.5
Inductance μH/m 0.32
Time Delay ns/m 4

Construction Parameters

Cable Code Nominal Inner Conductor Diameter Nominal Insulation Thickness Nominal Sheath Thickness Nominal Overall Diameter Nominal
Weight
  mm mm mm mm kg/km
RG6 CWB 1.0 1.8 1.2 10.8 181
RG6 SWB 1.0 1.8 1.2 10.8 177
RG6 SWA 1.0 1.8 1.2 11.8 267