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​FCFW

​Heavy wall crosslinked polyolefin

Heavy wall heat shrink tubing insulates and protects electrical splices and terminations where maximum flame retardancy and exceptional insulating and sealing characteristics are required.

Features and Benefits

  • Flame retardant
  • UV resistant
  • High impact and abrasion resistance - capable of withstanding severe mechanical abuse of U.R.D., submersible and direct burial installations
  • Optional thermoplastic adhesive liner provides complete environmental protection and insulation
  • Rated for up to 2 kV
  • Shrink ratio: 3:1
  • Continuous operating temperature: -55°C to 110°C
  • Shrink temperature: 120°C min.

Standards

  • UL 486D - UL file # E132914
  • UL94 V-0 - UL file # E167396
  • CSA C22.2 No. 198.2
  • IEC 60684-3-247
  • ICEA S-19-8 and NEMA insulation thickness requirements
  • QPL SAE AS23053/15 Class 1

Typical Applications

  • Insulation of low voltage cables
  • Flame retardant systems

Ordering

Select a dimension which will shrink snugly over the application 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)
    • Approval: Standard or QPL
  • Please specify the product name, order number and options you require
  • Example: FCFW, 1500, U, black, unprinted, 1.22 m length, QPL

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 2.4 0.08 4.5 - 11 .2 - .45 #8 - #6 1.2 48
0750 19.1 0.75 6.1 0.22 2.5 0.09 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 4.1 0.16 13 - 35 .5 - 1.4 2/0 - 350 1.2 48
2000 50.8 2.00 16.0 0.63 4.1 0.16 17.5 - 44 .7 - 1.75 250 - 500 1.2 48
2700 68.1 2.70 22.1 0.87 4.1 0.16 24 - 59 .95 - 2.3 600 - 1000 1.2 48
3500* 89.9 3.54 30.0 1.18 4.1 0.16 33 - 80 1.3 - 3.1 800 - 1250 1.2 48
4700* 119.9 4.72 39.9 1.57 4.2 0.17 44 - 104 1.75 - 4.1 1500 - 2500 1.2 48

*FCFW 3500 and FCFW 4700 are not UL or CSA listed
**Meets the material performance of MIL spec only

Market / Applications

  • Industrial
  • Mining
  • OEM
  • Power Distribution
  • Power Distribution - LV
  • Utility

Documentation

Version: 01 2018/JAN/02
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