FCFW

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 (Black)
  • Flame-retardant in accordance with ASTM D2671

Typical Applications

Insulation of low voltage cables, flame retardant systems

Market/Applications

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

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.

Order NumberExpandedRecoveredApplication Range for General Use600/1000 V Single Conductor SizeLengths
Internal Diameter (min) DInternal Diameter (max) dWall Thickness (nom) W
mminmminmminmminawg/mcmmin
0350**8.90.353.00.121.80.073.5 – 8.15 – .3#14 – #101.248
0500**13.00.514.10.162.40.084.5 – 11.2 – .45#8 – #61.248
075019.10.756.10.222.50.096.5 – 16.5.25 – .65#6 – #21.248
110027.91.108.90.353.00.1210 – 24.4 – .95#1 – 3/01.248
150038.11.5011.90.474.10.1613 – 35.5 – 1.42/0 – 3501.248
200050.82.0016.00.634.10.1617.5 – 44.7 – 1.75250 – 5001.248
270068.12.7022.10.874.10.1624 – 59.95 – 2.3600 – 10001.248
3500*89.93.5430.01.184.10.1633 – 801.3 – 3.1800 – 12501.248
4700*119.94.7239.91.574.20.1744 – 1041.75 – 4.11500 – 25001.248

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