3MÂ™ 8440 Series Cold Shrink Silicone Insulator is an insulating sleeve that is specially formulated from high temperature silicone rubber for moisture protection. It maintains resiliency and pressure, even after years of aging and exposure. This insulator ensures top moisture sealing for medium voltage, air insulated connectors and lugs. It offers resistance against acids, alkalis, fluid splashes, ozone, ultraviolet light and fire. This insulator is ideal for use in sheath repairs and electrical aircraft cables and it provides insulation for inline conductor transition connectors. RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant.
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Silicone Cold Shrink Connector
3M™ 054007-09483 8445-7.5 Cold Shrink Tubing, 107 mm ID Expanded, 18.3 mm ID Recovered, 179 mm L, Silicon Rubber
3M™ cold shrink tubes are designed using a unique cold shrink delivery system. Products are supplied prestretched on a removable core for efficiency and ease of installation. Removal of the core (unwind) after positioning allows the product to shrink into position forming a moisture-tight seal. The live memory action of the specially formulated material ensures a permanent, durable environmental seal and insulation.