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1-5/8" Non-Flanged Coax Components

NOTES
  • All 1-5/8" 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: 1.625" (4.1 cm)
Maximum Frequency: 3000 MHz Inside diameter: 1.527" (3.9 cm)
Velocity Percent: 99.8% Inner Conductor Outside diameter: 0.664" (1.7 cm)
Peak Power Rating: 150 kW Inside diameter: 0.588" (1.5 cm)
Average Power Rating: See technical bulletin.
Attenuation: See technical bulletin.

Transmission Line
Non-flanged both ends

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

20 ft (240" or 6.10 m) long
158NF-102

  • Approximate weight: 24 lb (10.9 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 54 lb (24.5 kg)

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10 ft (120" or 3.05 m) long
158NF-101

  • Approximate weight: 12 lb 5.45 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 27 lb (12.3 kg)

Cut length xx.xxx inches
158NF-103-xx.xxx

  • Approximate weight: 1.2 lb/ft (1.8 kg/m)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 1.45 lb/ft (2.2 kg/m)

Elbows

Each elbow comes with supported inner conductor.

90° standard with equal legs
158NF-302

  • Approximate weight: 0.8 lb (0.36 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 1-1/2 lb (0.68 kg)

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90° standard with unequal legs
158NF-301

  • Approximate weight: 1.0 lb (0.45 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 1-1/4 lb (0.57 kg)

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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.

3-1/8" to 1/5/8"
318NF-631

  • Indoor use only - not pressurized
  • Standard cutback
  • Approximate weight: 9 lb (4.1 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 9-1/2 lb (4.3 kg)

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1-5/8" to Type "N" female
158NF-600

  • One clamp only
  • Connector silver-plated
  • Indoor use only - not pressurized
  • Approximate weight: 1/2 lb (0.23 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 1 lb (0.45 kg)

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1-5/8" to 7/8"
158NF-621

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

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Non-Flanged Line Connectors

Use with 1-5/8" EIA non-flanged line. Connectors are silver-plated. Non-pressurizable; indoor use only.

Connector assembly
158NF-570

  • Connector silver-plated
  • Indoor use only - not pressurized
  • Approximate weight: 3/4 lb (0.34 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 1 lb (0.45 kg)

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Conversion "Field" Flanges and Anchor Connector

To convert from flanged to non-flanged line. Each flange comes with one flange hardware kit and one O-ring.

Clamp-type
158F-901

  • Fixed flange
  • Standard cutback
  • Indoor use only - not pressurized
  • Approximate weight: 1 lb (0.45 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 2 lb (0.9 kg)

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Fixed flange
158F-902

  • Soft-solder type
  • Standard cutback
  • Can be pressurized
  • Approximate weight: 1 lb (0.45 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 2 lb (0.90 kg)

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Swivel flange
158F-903

  • Standard cutback
  • Soft-solder type
  • Can be pressurized
  • Approximate weight: 1 lb (0.45 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 2 lb (0.90 kg)

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Anchor connector
158F-501

  • Inner conductor only.
  • Connectors are silver-plated.
  • Approximate weight: 1/4 lb (0.11 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 3/4 lb (0.34 kg)

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Cutoff Guides

Use with 1-5/8" EIA non-flanged line.

For inner conductor
158F-065

  • Approximate weight: 1/2 lb (0.23 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 1 lb (0.45 kg)

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For outer conductor
158F-060

  • Approximate weight: 1 lb (0.45 kg)
  • Approximate shipping weight: 1-1/2 lb (0.68 kg)

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Miscellaneous

Hose clamp
158F-020

  • Fits 1-5/8" transmission line.
  • Included with components.

Four-port motorized transfer switch
158NF-04MP

Data sheet
Installation manual

Last updated: 11/25/13
Webmaster: Al Friend
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