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7/8" Non-Flanged Coax Components

NOTES
  • All 7/8" components meet EIA standards for inner and outer conductor dimensions for 50-Ω components.
  • All insulators are made from virgin PTFE.
  • See technical bulletin "tb-linespecs" for complete transmission line specifications.
  • See technical bulletin "tb-coax_cutback" for inner to outer cutback dimensions.

Performance:

Dimensions:

Impedance: 50 ohms Outer Conductor Outside diameter: 0.875" (2.22 cm)
Maximum Frequency: 6000 MHz Inside diameter: 0.785" (1.99 cm)
Velocity Percent: 99.8% Inner Conductor Outside diameter: 0.341" (0.866 cm)
Peak Power Rating: 50 kW Inside diameter: 0.291" (0.739 cm)

Transmission Line
Non-flanged both ends

Each transmission line section comes without hardware or connectors. Insulators are placed approximately 24 " apart to prevent sagging.

6 ft (72" or 183 cm) long
078NF-101

Cut length xx.xxx inches
078NF-103-xx.xxx


Elbows

Each elbow comes with three insulators to support the inner conductor.

90° equal legs
078NF-301

  • Standard cutback
  • Approximate weight 1/4 lb (0.11 kg)
  • Approximate shippling weight 1-1/4 lb (0.57 kg)

Click on picture for dimensions.

Non-Flanged Adapter/Reducers

Use with non-flanged line only. Each comes with insulator and inner conductors. Connectors are silver-plated. Non-pressurizable; indoor use only.

7/8" to Type "N" female
078NF-601

  • Aluminum body.
  • Indoor use only - not pressurized.
  • Approximate weight 1/4 lb (0.11 kg)
  • Approximate shippling weight 1-1/4 lb (0.57 kg)

Click picture for dimensions.

7/8" to Type "N" female
078NF-600

  • Brass body.
  • Indoor use only - not pressurized.
  • Approximate weight 1/2 lb (0.23 kg)
  • Approximate shippling weight 1-1/2 lb (0.68 kg)

Click picture for dimensions.

1-5/8" to 7/8"
158NF-631

  • Connectors silver-plated
  • Indoor use only - not pressurized.

3-1/8" to 7/8"
318NF-620

  • Indoor use only - not pressurized.

Picture not yet available.

Non-Flanged Connectors

Use with 7/8" EIA non-flanged line. Connectors are silver-plated. Non-pressurizable; indoor use only.

Connector assembly
078NF-570

  • Connector silver-plated.
  • Indoor use only - not pressurized.

Click picture for dimensions.

Spare Parts

Hose clamp
078F-020

  • Fits 7/8" transmission line.
  • Included with components.

Last updated: 10/15/15
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