TECHNICAL DOCUMENT
SAILOR Satellite TV Antenna Cables
Document Name:
SAILOR Satellite TV Antenna Cables
Introduction:
This document describes which antenna cables that are recommended for the SAILOR 60/90
Satellite TV antennas.
This guide is intended for the purchaser of the cables needed for a SAILOR 60/90 Satellite TV
installation.
Specifications for the
RF cables:
The RF cables for at SAILOR Satellite TV antenna must meet following specifications:
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Recommended RF
antenna cables:
Revision:
E
Connector: F-male
Impedance: 75 Ohm
Maximum cable loss @ 2150MHz: 15 dB
Outdoor use: UV resistant
Indoor use: LSZH (Low Smoke, Zero Halogen)
Figure 1 shows some examples of cable manufacturers with the recommended RF cable length and
types listed.
Cable length
Cable Type
Website
Up to 50 meter
N71CU/PE Zero Halogen
(Part number 32087)
www.kjaerulff1.com
Up to 50 meter
DG163ZH
www.cavel.it
Up to 50 meter
RG11BB
www.betacavi.com/en/
Representation
Denmark, Norway,
Sweden, Germany,
Poland.
Austria, Bulgaria,
Cyprus, Czech
Republic, Denmark,
Greece, Hong Kong,
Latvia, Portugal,
Russia, Slovak
Republic, Slovenia,
United Kingdom.
Italy and most of
Europe.
Figure 1: RF Cables
The data sheets for each of the RF cables are appended at the end of this document or can be found
on the cable manufacturers’ web site.
Data cable:
The data cable to between the ACU and ADU must be supplied by Thrane & Thrane.
The standard data cable that comes with the SAILOR Satellite TV systems is 25 meter long. If a
longer cable is needed then this has to be ordered separately with additional cost.
Following other lengths of data cable can be ordered from Thrane & Thrane:
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50 meter, order number: 403760A-947 Opt. 947, Control Cable 50m
See Thrane & Thrane standard price list for further details.
DC Power Cable:
The SAILOR 60/90 Satellite TV DC Power cable is not supplied by Thrane & Thrane. It is up to the
installer to supply this.
The cable must be a two wire DC Power cable that can carry 24 VDC and 5 Ampere.
A cable area of 0.75 mm² should be used up to 25 meter. Above 25 meter 1.5mm² is recommended.
Recommended DC Power cables:
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NOTE:
25 meter – 0.75mm²
50 meter – 1.5mm²
For further details please consult the installation manual that came with the SAILOR Satellite TV
system.
Information in this document is subject to change without notice and
does not represent a commitment on the part of Thrane & Thrane A/S.
© 2010 Thrane & Thrane A/S. All rights reserved. Printed in Denmark.
Technical Document
SAILOR Satellite TV Antenna Cables
Author: Henrik Møller
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