Cable Specifications

  • Bill Buchanan


The cable type used to transmit a signal depends on several parameters, including:
  • The signal bandwidth.

  • The reliability of the cable.

  • The maximum length between nodes.

  • The possibility of electrical hazards.

  • Power loss in the cables.

  • Tolerance to harsh conditions.

  • Expense and general availability of the cable.

  • Ease of connection and maintenance.

  • Ease of running cables, and so on.


Inner Core Characteristic Impedance Coaxial Cable Attenuation Rate Conductor Resistance 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bill Buchanan
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  1. 1.Napier UniversityScotland

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