RG59 Coaxial Cable Spools
Spools of RG59 siamese cables allow installers to use a single cable run to transmit both power and video to your security cameras. Our coaxial cable is true RG59 for transmitting video and power is run through a pair of 18 gauge cables in a single jacket. These coaxial cable spools come in 500 and 1000 foot reels and is available in black or white. RG59 siamese cables are ideal for runs under 700 feet as you will see video degration in longer runs. For these long distance runs, you will see better performance using Cat5e cable and video balun connectors.
How to Install a Crimp-On BNC Connector on a Siamese Cable
This video shows how to install a crimp style BNC adapter onto the ends of a RG59 siamese cable run. These connectors are favored by many CCTV installers because it ensures a firm, reliable connection between the coaxial cable and connector to give you a clear video feed with no degradation.
How to Install a Twist-On BNC Adaptor on RG59 Cable
The step-by-step, DIY video shows you the proper method to install a twist style, also known as screw-on, BNC connector on your coaxial cable. This is one of the simplest ways to install a cable connector as you only need a coaxial cable stripper to securely fasten the adapter, though having wire cutters help.