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​Drop tubing

Thin wall heat shrink tubing provides excellent environmental protection and insulation for CATV drop connectors

Features and Benefits

  • Shrink ratio: 3:1
  • Meltable inner liner encapsulates cable and connection completely
  • Excellent UV and ozone resistance
  • Resistant to all fluids and solvents
  • Accommodates all F-Connectors and cables
  • Flexible
  • Continuous operating temperature: -55°C to 110°C
  • Shrink temperature: 120°C

Typical Applications

  • Sealing of coaxial drop connectors


  • 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.
  • Options:
    • Color: Black (BK), Blue (BL)
  • Order Example: DROP Tubing, 0500, black, unprinted

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

Product Properties

Order Number Expanded Recovered Lengths
  Internal Diameter (min) D Internal Diameter (max) d Wall Thickness (nom) W Meltable Wall Thickness (nom)  
  mm in mm in mm in mm in m in
0500 12.7 0.50 5.0 0.19 1.4 0.05 0.9 0.03 1.2 48
0750 19.1 0.75 8.0 0.31 1.7 0.06 1.0 0.04 1.2 48

Market / Applications

  • Communication Power & Control
  • Communications Cable Splice & Protection
  • Industrial
  • OEM


Version: 01 2018/JAN/02
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