Menu
Cart 0

Lightning Surge Protector/ In-Line Arrester 50 Ohm (SureCall SC-LP)

Lightning Surge Protector/ In-Line Arrester 50 Ohm (SureCall SC-LP)

  • Regular price $58.00 USD Sale price$39.99 USD
Best Price Guarantee. [1, 2, 3]
  • Product Url
  • This field is required. Please enter a value.

  • This field is required. Please enter a value.

  • This field is required. Please enter a value.

  • This field is required. Please enter a value.

  • *These fields required. [2] May exclude very large size items because we offer free shipping so our actual cost may be too high due to the size/ weight of item to be able to match the price. [3] Request must be made before order placement. Not valid after order placed. Other restrictions may apply. Please contact us for details.

Buy Now, Pay Later with No Interest if paid in full within 6-12 months. Choose Klarna payment option at the checkout for details of this, and other long-term low-interest financing options.

Free Lifetime Support. SKU / Model: SC-LP

Best Price Guarantee [1 2 3]

Call for FREE consultation:

1(855)846-2654

Need installation quote, or help with designing a custom solution? Submit a request for quote.

  • Description
  • Reviews
  • Questions & Answers
  • Data Sheet / User Guide
  • Make An Offer
  • Warning

Description

Product Description

SureCall Surge Protector (50 Ohm).

SureCall SCLP/ SCLP50 lightning surge protector/ in-line arrester can be used within any 50 Ohm signal booster system. This lightning arrestor for outside antenna is designed to protect against lightning surges. It is installed between your external antenna and amplifier, but is not directly connected to either.

SureCall's coaxial lightning arrestors act as a signal filter and are designed to pass desired frequencies while suppressing lightning surges. Lightning strike electrical surges are diverted through the protector’s short-circuit to the ground. SC-LP features N-Female connectors on both ends.

In the event that lightning strikes your outdoor antenna, or a large power surge occurs, the device will release a gas discharge element to break the connection. The gas element can be replaced if and when this does happen. A short amount of additional coax cable is required for the installation, and the lightning protector must be grounded to be effective.

If you're thinking about installing your kit in an area mostly afflicted by lightning, get a working lightning surge protector. Sure Call SC LP 50 can to be installed in line and can be grounded. Sure-Call SC-LP/ CM-LP or SC-LP-50/ CM-LP-50 is SureCall lightening protector that includes a gas discharge replacement element and a lifetime warranty. You only need to have the protector inserted to the outer cable for the antenna.

You may need a two feet jumper cable (SC001-02) to use to connect in-line, once it has been grounded or N-male to N-male connector (SC-CN-12) in order to connect antenna pigtail cable with connector to the surge protector. The amplifier and the cable can then be connected on the outside port for the antenna. SC-LP consists of a N-Female to N-Female connector for 50 Ohm cable systems.

This unit goes between outdoor 50 Ohm antenna, and the cable that comes inside the house. It helps only if lightning strikes antenna which is most likely because it juts out the most from most building structures. This surge protector and a grounded wire from it will both minimize damage by blocking and/or deflecting the lightning surge into the ground soil via grounding cable.

Connect the lightning protector to your outside antenna and use the coax cable going down to the booster. You will need 10-12G wire in order to ground the protector. The 10-12 gauge wire (see preceding link to grounding cable) is connected on the lighting protector to a grounding plate or anything metal like metallic water pipe that can help ground it.

Technical Details.

Includes replaceable gas discharge element. N-Female terminations. DC-3 GHz In-Line Surge Arrestor. Made by SureCall (Previously Cellphone-Mate). Lightning can possibly damage your amplifier system. This can be prevented with correctly grounded surge protectors.

Items Specification
Frequency range max 3 GHz
Dielectric Withstanding Voltage 2500V (RMS)
Insulation Resistance ≥5000MΩ
Contact Resistance Center conductor ≤1mΩ ; Outer conductor ≤ 1mΩ
VSWR 0~2.3 GHz <1.2
I/O Impedance 50 Ohm
Material PHOSPHOR BRONZE/ BRASS
Insulator PTFE
Color Nickel
RF Connector N female  to N female.
Operating Temperature - 55°C to +155°C / -67°F~ +361°F
Durability ≥ 500 cycles

  

Material Technical Specifications:

Part Material | Electroplating
Hull Brass rods | Ni
Plughole Brass rods | Au
Contact pin Brass rods | Au
Inner conductor Brass rods | Au
Sealing element Silicon rubber
Dielectric PTFE
SC Stainless

 

Performance Technical Specifications:

Impedance 50 Ohm
Insulation Resistance ≥5000
Contact resistance (MΩ) Inner conductor ( MΩ) = ≤1 | Outer conductor ( MΩ) = ≤1
Pressure AC (Vmin) 2500V 1min - No breakdown and no arcing phenomenon
Frequency Range (MHz) DC-3000
Peak Power (w) 200
Initial discharge voltage (V) 230
Peak discharge current (KA) 10/20
Insertion Loss (dB) ≤1.00
V.S.W.R. ≤2.00
Weight (g) 110

 

Do you need 50 Ohm lightning protector with Male to Female N Type connectors? All you need is a short 2 ft. cable that goes between outside antenna and the lightning protector. The part number is SC-001-02 and it can be purchased from the link below: (it will give you the end connector you need).

https://www.signalbooster.com/products/2-surecall-400-coaxial-cable-with-n-male-connector-black-two-feet-coax-cables 

Articles that may interest you:

Reviews

Customer Reviews

Questions & Answers

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

Ask a Question
  • I'm thinking about adding the Surecall fusion4 home, yagi/panel on our 38' fifth wheel. It has self leveling jacks(6) so I don't think the tires will be providing any grounding protection in the event of a lightning strike. The yagi will be installed on an extending pole attached to the rear ladder. Do I need the lightning surge protector and instal a ground wire? Is there an acceptable alternative to the solid copper grounding wire? How long of a grounding rod will be needed to pound into the ground near the rear ladder to be effective? Is this a viable solution for lightning safety? Most of our stays are of 1-6 months per campsite, volunteering at national parks.

    If this is going to be installed in an area that is prone to lightning strikes and there is nothing else nearby that is higher than the outside antenna, then yes, you will need a lightning protector as insurance. There's also stranded grounding wire as an alternative to solid. 8+ feet of grounding rod is effective.

  • I'm going to use this on a RG6 coax cable on the roof. I have a ground on the roof which this ground hooks to the lightning rods. Is it okay to use this product outside?

    You can use it outside but I would recommend the 75 ohm version for RG6 cable. Here is a link to the correct protector:  https://www.signalbooster.com/products/lightning-surge-protector-75-ohms

Data Sheet / User Guide


Data Sheet

Make An Offer

  • This field is required. Please enter a value.

  • This field is required. Please enter a value.

  • This field is required. Please enter a value.

  • This field is required. Please enter a value.

  • Input Correct Captcha

Warning

Note: For any signal booster to help, outside signal strength must be at least -110 dB or there must be a clear line of sight to a cell tower that is within twenty miles. Please check outside signal level in decibels before ordering. Square footage stated in signal booster listings is based on good signal outside. If it is any weaker, the boosted sq. ft. area will be considerably lower, accordingly.

If it is too weak, submit request for cell coverage solution assessment. Upon receipt of questionnaire, we will perform residential or business site survey. This will help us determine the system that is needed to improve cell coverage. Then, we will create system design using that system such as femtocell, active or hybrid distributed antenna system (DAS), or other carrier feed signal enhancing method available that will work at your signal-challenged location. Finally, we will schedule for installation after equipment and installation service quote has been approved by you, or your company.

Please note: Most home / office / building cell signal booster kits only include bracket to mount exterior antenna on outside wall, edge of roof, or existing pipe up to 2 inches in diameter. Mounting pole not included with most kits, unless stated specifically that it is included for free. Therefore, a mounting post must be purchased separately if you will require it to mount exterior antenna.


Related Products
Lightning Surge Protector/ In-Line Arrester 50 ...