Patent Number: 6,294,728

Title: Cable with external conductor of several elements

Abstract: A cable is proposed, particularly a coaxial cable, with an internal conductor (1), an insulation (4) which encloses the internal conductor (1), an external conductor encompassing several elements (2) extending essentially in the longitudinal direction of the cable and resting on the insulation (4), and with a cladding layer (3) which rests on the elements (2) of the external conductor and on the insulation and encloses same, where the cross section of the surface (6) of the insulation (4) vertical to the longitudinal direction of the cable is a polygon, and the cladding layer (3) rests on the corners (7) of the polygon.

Inventors: Wagner; Dieter (Merkers, DE), Fleischhauer; Rainer (Vacha, DE)

Assignee: Alcatel

International Classification: H01B 11/18 (20060101); H01B 011/18 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018