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​CFW

​Heavy wall cross-linked polyolefin tubing

Heavy wall heat shrink tubing provides maximum reliability for insulating and protecting cable joints and terminations.

Features and Benefits

  • 3:1 shrink ratio
  • Withstands severe mechanical requirements of U.R.D., submersible and direct burial installations
  • High impact, abrasion, corrosion and chemical resistance
  • Rated for 1 kV, 90°C continuous use
  • Optional thermoplastic adhesive liner provides complete environmental protection and insulation
  • Continuous operating temperature: -55°C to 110°C
  • Shrink temperature: 120°C

Standards

  • UL 486D
  • CSA C22.2 No. 198.2
  • ANSI C119- 1
  • Western Underground Guide Numbers 2.4 and 2.5
  • ICEA and NEMA insulation thickness requirements
  • DNV Type approval

Typical Applications

  • Electrical/Utility
  • Industrial
  • Strain relief and mechanical protection
  • Insulation of primary low voltage cables

Ordering

  • Select a dimension which will shrink snugly over the component to be covered. If recovery is restricted the resulting wall thickness will be less than specified.
  • Select Options:
    • Color: Black (BK) or Red (RD)
    • Printing: Printed or Unprinted
    • Adhesive Lining: Lined (D) or Unlined (U)
    • Lengths: 6, 9, 12, 24 or 48 inches
  • Please specify the product name, order number and options you require
  • Order Example: CFW, 1500, black, unprinted, unlined, 48in lengths

Please contact your Customer Service Representative for information on custom colors, sizes, lengths and material data sheet.

Product Properties

Order Number Expanded Recovered Application Range for General Use 600/1000 V Single Conductor Size Lengths
  Internal Diameter
(Min) D
Internal Diameter
(Max) d
Wall Thickness
(Nom) W
     
  MM IN MM IN MM IN MM IN AWG/MCM M IN
0350 8.9 0.35 3.0 0.12 1.8 0.07 3.5 - 8 .15 - .3 #14 - #10 1.2 48
0500 13.0 0.51 4.1 0.16 2.0 0.08 4.5 - 11 .2 - .45 #8 - #6 1.2 48
0750 19.1 0.75 6.1 0.24 3.0 0.12 6.5 - 16.5 .25 - .65 #6 - #2 1.2 48
1100 27.9 1.10 8.9 0.35 3.0 0.12 10 - 24 .4 - .95 #1 - 3/0 1.2 48
1500 38.1 1.50 11.9 0.47 3.6 0.14 13 - 35 .5 - 1.4 2/0 - 350 1.2 48
2000 50.8 2.00 16.0 0.63 3.6 0.14 17.5 - 44 .7 - 1.75 250 - 500 1.2 48
2700 68.1 2.70 22.1 0.87 3.8 0.15 24 - 59 .95 - 2.3 600 - 1000 1.2 48
3500* 89.9 3.54 30.0 1.18 3.8 0.15 33 - 80 1.3 - 3.1 800 - 1250 1.2 48
4700* 119.9 4.72 39.9 1.57 3.8 0.15 44 - 104 1.75 - 4.1 1500 - 2500 1.2 48
5100* 129.5 5.10 39.9 1.57 3.8 0.15 43 - 109 1.7 - 4.3   1.2 48
6000* 152.4 6.00 50.8 2.00 3.8 0.15 56 - 130 2.2 - 5.1   1.2 48
6700* 170.2 6.70 56.6 2.23 3.8 0.15 61 - 145 2.4 - 5.7   1.2 48

*CFW sizes 3500 to 6700 are not UL or CSA listed

Markets / Applications

  • Industrial
  • Industrial Construction/Automation
  • Mining
  • OEM
  • Petrochem/Pulp & Paper
  • Power Distribution
  • Power Distribution - LV
  • Shipboard
  • Transit
  • Utility

Documentation

Version: 01 2018/JAN/02
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