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AL5-50

AL5-50, HELIAX® Low Loss Flexible Aluminum Coaxial Cable, corrugated aluminum, 7/8 in, black PE jacket
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Specifications

Product Classification

Product Type Coaxial wireless cable
Product Brand HELIAX®
Product Series AL5-50

General Specifications

Flexibility Standard
Jacket Color Black

Dimensions

Diameter Over Jacket 27.94 in | 1.1 in
Inner Conductor OD 9.398 in | 0.37 in
Outer Conductor OD 25.4 in | 1 in
Nominal Size 7/8 in

Electrical Specifications

Attenuation, Ambient Temperature 20 °C | 68 °F
Cable Impedance 50 ohm ±1 ohm
Capacitance 72.2 pF/ft | 22.007 pF/ft
dc Resistance, Inner Conductor 1.435 ohms/kft | 0.437 ohms/kft
dc Resistance, Outer Conductor 1.641 ohms/kft | 0.5 ohms/kft
dc Test Voltage 6000 V
Inductance 0.184 µH/ft | 0.056 µH/ft
Insulation Resistance 100000 MOhms-km
Jacket Spark Test Voltage (rms) 8000 V
Operating Frequency Band 1 – 5000 MHz
Peak Power 91 kW
Power Attenuation 2.359999895095825
Pulse Reflection 0.5%
Velocity 91 %

Attenuation

Frequency Attenuation (dB/100 m) Attenuation (dB/100 ft) Average Power (kW)
1.0 MHz 0.120 0.037 64.46
1.5 MHz 0.147 0.045 52.60
2.0 MHz 0.170 0.052 45.53
10.0 MHz 0.382 0.117 20.25
20.0 MHz 0.543 0.165 14.27
30.0 MHz 0.667 0.203 11.61
50.0 MHz 0.865 0.264 8.95
85.0 MHz 1.135 0.346 6.82
88.0 MHz 1.155 0.352 6.70
100.0 MHz 1.234 0.376 6.28
108.0 MHz 1.284 0.391 6.03
150.0 MHz 1.521 0.464 5.09
174.0 MHz 1.642 0.501 4.71
200.0 MHz 1.766 0.538 4.39
204.0 MHz 1.784 0.544 4.34
300.0 MHz 2.183 0.665 3.55
400.0 MHz 2.539 0.774 3.05
450.0 MHz 2.703 0.824 2.86
460.0 MHz 2.735 0.833 2.83
500.0 MHz 2.858 0.871 2.71
512.0 MHz 2.895 0.882 2.68
600.0 MHz 3.150 0.960 2.46
700.0 MHz 3.421 1.043 2.26
800.0 MHz 3.676 1.120 2.11
824.0 MHz 3.735 1.138 2.07
894.0 MHz 3.903 1.190 1.98
960.0 MHz 4.057 1.237 1.91
1000.0 MHz 4.148 1.264 1.87
1218.0 MHz 4.619 1.408 1.68
1250.0 MHz 4.685 1.428 1.65
1500.0 MHz 5.180 1.579 1.49
1700.0 MHz 5.551 1.692 1.39
1794.0 MHz 5.720 1.743 1.35
1800.0 MHz 5.730 1.747 1.35
2000.0 MHz 6.077 1.852 1.27
2100.0 MHz 6.246 1.904 1.24
2200.0 MHz 6.411 1.954 1.21
2300.0 MHz 6.573 2.003 1.18
2500.0 MHz 6.890 2.100 1.12
2700.0 MHz 7.197 2.194 1.08
3000.0 MHz 7.642 2.329 1.01
3400.0 MHz 8.210 2.502 0.94
3600.0 MHz 8.485 2.586 0.91
3700.0 MHz 8.620 2.627 0.90
3800.0 MHz 8.754 2.668 0.88
3900.0 MHz 8.886 2.708 0.87
4000.0 MHz 9.018 2.748 0.86
4100.0 MHz 9.148 2.788 0.85
4200.0 MHz 9.277 2.827 0.83
4300.0 MHz 9.405 2.866 0.82
4400.0 MHz 9.532 2.905 0.81
4500.0 MHz 9.658 2.943 0.80
4600.0 MHz 9.782 2.982 0.79
4700.0 MHz 9.906 3.019 0.78
4800.0 MHz 10.029 3.057 0.77
4900.0 MHz 10.151 3.094 0.76
5000.0 MHz 10.273 3.131 0.75

Return Loss/VSWR

Frequency Band VSWR Return Loss (dB)
806–960 MHz 1.13 24.30
1700–2000 MHz 1.13 24.30

Material Specifications

Dielectric Material Foam PE
Jacket Material PE
Inner Conductor Material Copper tube
Outer Conductor Material Corrugated aluminum

Mechanical Specifications

Minimum Bend Radius, multiple Bends 254 mm | 10 in
Minimum Bend Radius, Single Bend 127 mm | 5 in
Number of Bends, minimum 15
Number of Bends, typical 30
Tensile Strength 147 kg | 324.079 lb
Bending Moment 18.3 ft lb | 161.969 in lb
Flat Plate Crush Strength 1 lb/in | 55.997 lb/in

Environmental Specifications

Installation temperature -40 °C to +60 °C (-40 °F to +140 °F)
Operating Temperature -55 °C to +85 °C (-67 °F to +185 °F)
Storage Temperature -70 °C to +85 °C (-94 °F to +185 °F)
Average Power, Ambient Temperature 40 °C | 104 °F
Average Power, Inner Conductor Temperature 100 °C | 212 °F

Packaging and Weights

Cable weight 0.39 lb/ft | 2.821 lb/ft

Product Classification

Product Type Coaxial wireless cable
Product Brand HELIAX®
Product Series AL5-50

General Specifications

Flexibility Standard
Jacket Color Black

Dimensions

Diameter Over Jacket 27.94 in | 1.1 in
Inner Conductor OD 9.398 in | 0.37 in
Outer Conductor OD 25.4 in | 1 in
Nominal Size 7/8 in

Electrical Specifications

Attenuation, Ambient Temperature 20 °C | 68 °F
Cable Impedance 50 ohm ±1 ohm
Capacitance 72.2 pF/ft | 22.007 pF/ft
dc Resistance, Inner Conductor 1.435 ohms/kft | 0.437 ohms/kft
dc Resistance, Outer Conductor 1.641 ohms/kft | 0.5 ohms/kft
dc Test Voltage 6000 V
Inductance 0.184 µH/ft | 0.056 µH/ft
Insulation Resistance 100000 MOhms-km
Jacket Spark Test Voltage (rms) 8000 V
Operating Frequency Band 1 – 5000 MHz
Peak Power 91 kW
Power Attenuation 2.359999895095825
Pulse Reflection 0.5%
Velocity 91 %

Attenuation

Frequency Attenuation (dB/100 m) Attenuation (dB/100 ft) Average Power (kW)
1.0 MHz 0.120 0.037 64.46
1.5 MHz 0.147 0.045 52.60
2.0 MHz 0.170 0.052 45.53
10.0 MHz 0.382 0.117 20.25
20.0 MHz 0.543 0.165 14.27
30.0 MHz 0.667 0.203 11.61
50.0 MHz 0.865 0.264 8.95
85.0 MHz 1.135 0.346 6.82
88.0 MHz 1.155 0.352 6.70
100.0 MHz 1.234 0.376 6.28
108.0 MHz 1.284 0.391 6.03
150.0 MHz 1.521 0.464 5.09
174.0 MHz 1.642 0.501 4.71
200.0 MHz 1.766 0.538 4.39
204.0 MHz 1.784 0.544 4.34
300.0 MHz 2.183 0.665 3.55
400.0 MHz 2.539 0.774 3.05
450.0 MHz 2.703 0.824 2.86
460.0 MHz 2.735 0.833 2.83
500.0 MHz 2.858 0.871 2.71
512.0 MHz 2.895 0.882 2.68
600.0 MHz 3.150 0.960 2.46
700.0 MHz 3.421 1.043 2.26
800.0 MHz 3.676 1.120 2.11
824.0 MHz 3.735 1.138 2.07
894.0 MHz 3.903 1.190 1.98
960.0 MHz 4.057 1.237 1.91
1000.0 MHz 4.148 1.264 1.87
1218.0 MHz 4.619 1.408 1.68
1250.0 MHz 4.685 1.428 1.65
1500.0 MHz 5.180 1.579 1.49
1700.0 MHz 5.551 1.692 1.39
1794.0 MHz 5.720 1.743 1.35
1800.0 MHz 5.730 1.747 1.35
2000.0 MHz 6.077 1.852 1.27
2100.0 MHz 6.246 1.904 1.24
2200.0 MHz 6.411 1.954 1.21
2300.0 MHz 6.573 2.003 1.18
2500.0 MHz 6.890 2.100 1.12
2700.0 MHz 7.197 2.194 1.08
3000.0 MHz 7.642 2.329 1.01
3400.0 MHz 8.210 2.502 0.94
3600.0 MHz 8.485 2.586 0.91
3700.0 MHz 8.620 2.627 0.90
3800.0 MHz 8.754 2.668 0.88
3900.0 MHz 8.886 2.708 0.87
4000.0 MHz 9.018 2.748 0.86
4100.0 MHz 9.148 2.788 0.85
4200.0 MHz 9.277 2.827 0.83
4300.0 MHz 9.405 2.866 0.82
4400.0 MHz 9.532 2.905 0.81
4500.0 MHz 9.658 2.943 0.80
4600.0 MHz 9.782 2.982 0.79
4700.0 MHz 9.906 3.019 0.78
4800.0 MHz 10.029 3.057 0.77
4900.0 MHz 10.151 3.094 0.76
5000.0 MHz 10.273 3.131 0.75

Return Loss/VSWR

Frequency Band VSWR Return Loss (dB)
806–960 MHz 1.13 24.30
1700–2000 MHz 1.13 24.30

Material Specifications

Dielectric Material Foam PE
Jacket Material PE
Inner Conductor Material Copper tube
Outer Conductor Material Corrugated aluminum

Mechanical Specifications

Minimum Bend Radius, multiple Bends 254 mm | 10 in
Minimum Bend Radius, Single Bend 127 mm | 5 in
Number of Bends, minimum 15
Number of Bends, typical 30
Tensile Strength 147 kg | 324.079 lb
Bending Moment 18.3 ft lb | 161.969 in lb
Flat Plate Crush Strength 1 lb/in | 55.997 lb/in

Environmental Specifications

Installation temperature -40 °C to +60 °C (-40 °F to +140 °F)
Operating Temperature -55 °C to +85 °C (-67 °F to +185 °F)
Storage Temperature -70 °C to +85 °C (-94 °F to +185 °F)
Average Power, Ambient Temperature 40 °C | 104 °F
Average Power, Inner Conductor Temperature 100 °C | 212 °F

Packaging and Weights

Cable weight 0.39 lb/ft | 2.821 lb/ft
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