Description

General Use:  RG8X is very popular for HF, shorter VHF feed lines, mobile and marine transmission lines & jumpers.  The #117 is popular for high abuse situations like mobile. It light, very flexible, easy to use, with a tougher jacket.

Center Conductor: Stranded Tinned Copper

AWG: 16  Strand Size: 7 x 19

Shield: Tinned Copper braid

95% Shield

Dielectric: Dense Foam Polypropylene

Jacket: Black Polyethylene 20+ year life

Nominal Capacitance: 29.1 PF/FT

 Outside Diameter: .242”

OHMS/Impedance: 50 OHMS

VP/VF (velocity of propagation/factor): 0.72

VOLTS/RMS:  1500

LOSS IN DB PER 100FT(APPROXIMATELY)

@ 30 MHz (HF)— 2.0

@50MHz—–2.4

@150 MHz (2 METERS)—4.1

@440 MHz— 7.5

@900 MHz—12.0

POWER HANDLING CAPABILITY:  FULL LEGAL POWER IN A MATHED SYSTEM, WHICH IS 1:1 SWR