Ancor Heavy Wall Heat Shrink Tubing – 3 – 4-inch x 6-inch – 3 Pack – Red - Review
This Ancor Heavy Wall Heat Shrink Tubing comes in a pack of 3 and is colored red. Each section is 6 inches in length and has a diameter of 3/4 inch. The tubing is made from cross-linked polyolefin, which is stronger than PVC tubing and does not burn like PVC. It is designed to provide an impervious seal to saltwater, oil, acids, and sunlight. This tubing also offers strain relief.
The heat shrink tubing has a 3:1 shrink ratio and shrinks at a temperature of 257°F / 125°C. It has an operating temperature range of -40°C to 110°C. The tubing is UL 224 certified.
It is important to note that this product contains di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (dehp), which is known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm. For more information, please visit P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is the shrink ratio of this heat shrink tubing?
The shrink ratio of this heat shrink tubing is 3:1. This means that for every 3 units of tubing length, it will shrink to 1 unit of its original length.
2. What temperature does the tubing shrink at?
The tubing shrinks at a temperature of 257°F / 125°C. It is recommended to use a heat gun or other heat source to evenly apply heat to the tubing for shrinking.
3. What is the operating temperature range of this tubing?
This tubing has an operating temperature range of -40°C to 110°C. It is designed to withstand extreme temperatures without compromising its performance.
4. Is this tubing suitable for use in marine environments?
Yes, this tubing is designed to provide an impervious seal to saltwater. It is resistant to saltwater, oil, acids, and sunlight, making it ideal for marine applications.
5. Does this tubing provide strain relief?
Yes, this tubing offers strain relief. It can help to protect and secure the connection points, reducing stress on the wires or cables and preventing damage.View Buying Options