Part # Type  Shielding  Voltage  AWG  # of Elements  Jacket Material  Insulation Material  Jacket Diameter  Applicable Specifications 
6458 Coax  FOIL_BRAID  300  18  PVC  FPE  0.298  CE, CSA CMG, CSA FT4, UL CL2R, UL CMR 
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 Diameters (In)
1) Component 1 1 X 1 COAX 
a) Conductor 18 (SOLID) AWG BCW 0.040
b) Insulation 0.069" Wall, Nom. Polyethylene, Foam 0.178
(1) Color(s)  
Cond Color Cond Color Cond Color
c) Cabling 1 COAX Cabled 
d) Shield: A/P/A Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
(1) Braid AL,60% Coverage, Min. 
2) Shield: A/P/A Tape, 25% Overlap, Min. 
a) Braid AL,40% Coverage, Min. 
3) Jacket 0.0245" Wall, Nom.,PVC0.298+/- 0.005
a) Color(s) BLACK
b) Print ALPHA WIRE P/N 6458
[Note: Product may have c(UL) or CSA markings depending upon plant of manufacture.]
1) UL CMR 75°C
 CL2R 75°C
2) CSA International CMG 75°C
3) Military MIL-C-17D/ RG 6/U TYPE 
4) Other ALLEN BRADLEY / AB 1786 
5) CE:EU Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC
1) CE: EU Directive 2011/65/EU(RoHS2), EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS3):
 This product complies with European Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS Directive) of the European Parliament and of the Council of 8 June 2011 and the amending Directive 2015/863/EU of 4 June 2015 . No Exemptions are required for RoHS Compliance on this item. Consult Alpha Wire's web site for RoHS C of C.
2) REACH Regulation (EC 1907/2006):
 This product does not contain Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) listed on the European Union's REACH candidate list in excess of 0.1% mass of the item. For up-to-date information, please see Alpha's REACH SVHC Declaration.
3) California Proposition 65:Exempt from warning labels based on the Consent Judgment. Please see Alpha's CA Prop 65 Statement for more information.
Physical & Mechanical Properties
1) Temperature Range-30 to 75°C
2) Bend Radius 10X Cable Diameter
3) Pull Tension 20.1 Lbs, Maximum
4) Sunlight Resistance Yes
Electrical Properties(For Engineering purposes only)
1) Voltage Rating 300 VRMS
2) Characteristic Impedance 75 Ω +/- 3
3) Inductance 0.097 µH/ft, Nominal
4) Ground Capacitance 16.2 pf/ft @1 kHz, Nominal
5) Velocity of Propagation 82 %
6) Conductor DCR 28 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
7) OA Shield DCR 3.6 Ω/1000ft @20°C, Nominal
8) SRL 23 db, Minimum, 5-50 Mhz
9) Attenuation, Max dB/100ft 0.35 @ 1 MHz
  0.38 @ 2 MHz
  0.45 @ 5 MHz
  0.59 @ 10 MHz
  0.86 @ 20 MHz
  1.37 @ 50 MHz
PackagingFlange x Traverse x Barrel (inches)
a) 1000 FT 16 x 11 x 8 Continuous length
b) 500 FT 12 x 10 x 5 Continuous length
c) 100 FT 12 x 4.5 x 3.5 Continuous length
 [Spool dimensions may vary slightly]

Alpha Essentials Data & Bus Cable:

Offering industry-leading mechanical and electrical performance for the major industrial automation protocols, including ControlNet™, RS-485, DeviceNet™, Fieldbus, PROFIBUS™, and Industrial Twinax.  With multiple configurations, we are sure to meet the needs of your demanding applications.

ControlNet™ Cable

  • Low-loss RG-6/U 75-ohm coaxial cable
  • Double braid/foil shielding for maximum signal integrity and run length

RS-485 Cable

    • 1 to 4 pairs
    • Braid/foil shield to reduce electrical noise sensitivity
    • UL Type PLTC Open Wiring (300 V)
    • Sunlight resistant

    DeviceNet™ Cable

    • Power and data in a rugged two-pair cable
    • Sunlight resistant
    • Available for ODVA thick and thin trunks
    • Compliant with Allen-Bradley part numbers 1485 CPI-A and 1485 CPI-C

    Fieldbus and PROFIBUS™ Cable

    • 100-ohm impedance for Types A and B Fieldbus
    • 150-ohm impedance for High-Speed Fieldbus and PROFIBUS DP

    Industrial Twinax Cable

      • Meets the requirements of Allen-Bradley Data Highway Networks
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