CSS-EP

CSS-EP Series cold shrink splice kits are designed to provide a reliable, moisture proof method of sealing and protecting low voltage in-line cable connections and premolded splice kits without the use of additional tools.

Made of EPDM rubber, the product is ideal for splice sealing and protection in submersible and direct burial applications and harsh environments. The cold shrink tubes are pre-expanded over a rip cord that is simple and easy to install.

Features and Benefits

  • Quick and easy installation
  • Accommodates a wide range of electrical cable sizes
  • Excellent insulation, sealing and abrasion resistance
  • Protects cables and pipes from exposure to moisture, contamination and corrosion
  • UV, Ozone and water resistant
  • 1000V rating as a primary insulation cover
  • Shrink ratio: 2:1
  • Continuous operating temperature: -40°C to 105°C
  • Option to include end sealing mastic for added environmental protection

Standards

  • ANSI C119.1-2011

Typical Applications

Submersible or direct buried cable connections, in-line connector covers, environmental sealing for general, non-electrical applications, cable jacket repairs, suitable for indoor and outdoor locations

Installation Notes

  • Allow a minimum of 50 mm coverage on either side of connector during installation of sleeve
  • Tube length dimensions are nominal

Market/Applications

  • Generation – Renewables – Wind
  • Transit
  • Water/Waste Water Treatment
  • Shipboard
  • Generation – Traditional Power
  • Generation
  • OEM
  • Communication Power & Control
  • Power Distribution
  • Industrial Construction/Automation
  • Civil Construction Projects
  • Power Distribution – LV
  • Industrial
  • Generation – Renewables
  • Communications Cable Splice & Protection
  • Petrochem/Pulp & Paper
  • Utility
  • Commercial Construction Projects
  • OIl & Gas
  • Marine
  • Generation – Renewables – Geo Thermal
  • Generation – Renewables – Solar
  • Energy
  • Aerospace Defense
  • Mining

Ordering

Select a dimension which will shrink snugly over the application to be covered.

  • Please specify the product name, order number and options you require
  • Example: CSS-EP 0750-6

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

Part numberApplication Use RangeConductor Size RangeRecovered Tube Length
(min – max)(awg- kcmil)(nominal) inches (mm)
mminminmax

CSS-EP 0750-6

7.8-14.3

0.31-0.56

#6

#4

6 (152)

CSS-EP 1000-8

9.9-20.9

0.39-0.82

#2

1/0

8 (203)

CSS-EP 1300-9

13.9-30.1

0.55-1.18

2/0

300

9 (229)

CSS-EP 1300-11

13.9-30.1

0.55-1.18

2/0

300

11 (279)

CSS-EP 1500-6*

17.5-35.1

0.69-1.38

6 (152)

CSS-EP 1500-12

17.5-35.1

0.69-1.38

250

400

12 (305)

CSS-EP 1500-16

17.5-35.1

0.69-1.38

250

400

16 (406)

CSS-EP 2000-6*

24.0-49.3

0.95-1.94

6 (152)

CSS-EP 2000-12

24.0-49.3

0.95-1.94

500

800

12 (305)

CSS-EP 2000-18

24.0-49.3

0.95-1.94

500

800

18 (457)

CSS-EP 2750-6*

32.2 – 66.0

1.27-2.60

6 (152)

CSS-EP 2750-9

32.2 – 66.0

1.27-2.60

900

1000

9 (229)

CSS-EP 2750-12

32.2 – 66.0

1.27-2.60

900

1000

12 (305)

CSS-EP 2750-15

32.2 – 66.0

1.27-2.60

900

1000

15 (381)

CSS-EP 2750-18

32.2 – 66.0

1.27-2.60

900

1000

18 (457)

CSS-EP 4000-9*

42.6-93.7

1.68-3.69

9 (229)

CSS-EP 4000-18

42.6-93.7

1.68-3.69

1250

2000

18 (457)

NOTES: *Recommended for use in terminal lug sealing*

Confirm minimum and maximum cable insulation/jacket and connector dimension are within range.