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RG-8X
Coaxial Cable

Order #2247

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Coaxial Cable 

V Coaxial Cable

RG-8X is our most popular coaxial cable. It is a favorite for shortwave receiving antennas and suitable for HF transmit applications where an amplifier is not used. It is very flexible.

General Specifications
Outer Diameter 0.240 inches Center Conductor  Stranded copper 16 g.
Impedance 50 Ohm Outer Conductor Braid
Velocity of Prop. 78% Jacket Black
Temperature Range    Shielding Braid bare copper

Power Capacity  (In watts 104°F, 40°C)
MHz: 30 50 150 220 450 900 1500 2000
#2247 RG-8X 350 280 150   80      
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Attenuation  (dB per 100 feet)
MHz: 30 50 100 146 150 440 450 1000 2400
#2247 RG-8X 2.0 2.1 3.0 4.5 4.7 8.1 8.6   21.6
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