The most common type of kit protects the splice with an 8-in, length of heat-shrinkable tubing
filled with watertight hot-melt adhesive.
A range of heat-shrinkable tubing
and moulded shapes from manufacturers such as HellermannTyton can also be supplied as part of the kit.
In one extreme application, the material is extruded as heat-shrinkable tubing
to shield wiring from heat, abrasion, and chemicals in electronic, medical, and oil-exploration equipment.
The heat-shrinkable tubing
conforms to the many varying surfaces of the termination and provides moisture sealing and stress control.
PEEKshrink heat-shrinkable tubing
provides a shrink-to-fit layer of protection for sensitive wires and other components.
NelcoView clear cross-linked polyolefin heat-shrinkable tubing
features a meltable adhesive liner that creates a watertight, see-through seal.
The dressings come in two bottle sizes and Viscose Closures has supplied tamper-evident closures across all four bottles, The printed heat-shrinkable tubing
has been printed in red and white and black and white to match the labels and is made from 50[mu] PVC.
Do the job right the first time--solder all electrical connections and seal each one with a piece of small-diameter heat-shrinkable tubing
. Then seal the bundle of wires with a section of larger-diameter shrinkable tubing.
They come in four-foot lengths and cut-to-size pieces, RHW tubing is a dual-wall, adhesive-lined heat-shrinkable tubing
. The product, which is available in red and black, and is UL Listed, is used to environmentally seal and protect splices and components in low voltage electrical wiring.
PRT wraparound heat-shrinkable tubing
combines the advantages of heat-shrinkable polyolefin tubing and the convenience of wraparound products.
Tyco Electronics has announced RAYCHEM-brand RHW heat-shrinkable tubing
in short cut lengths.