When cable jointing why do I need to tape the crimp connector?

When cable jointing why do I need to tape the crimp connector?

An expert from 3M details Standard 3M Cold Shrink Joint uses Scotch 13 Semi conducting tape to overtape the cable connector during cable jointing. The taped electrode cable splice offers a viable cost-based alternative to heat shrink cable jointing technology.

3M Cold Shrink Cable Joint Kits - features at a glance :

-Viable cost-based alternative to heat shrink cable jointing kits 
-Simple cold shrink joint kit installation (easier to use in enclosed areas)
-Safe installation (no gas torches or heat required)
-Less room for cable jointer error
-Extensive quality and factory testing program
-Lower installed kit cost compared to many competitive cable joints
-Accommodates a wide range of cable sizes
-Cable jointing kits rated from 3.6/6.6(7.2)kV up to 19/33(33)kV

3M Electrical and Thorne & Derrick UK ...........
T&D
are global stockists, distributors and exporters of 3M Electrical Equipment to the offshore, oil, gas, petrochemical, marine, industrial, power, construction and energy markets.

We offer very competitive 3M quotations, 3M stocks, 3M customer service and 3M technical specification service for the jointing, terminating, splicing and abandonment of low (LV), medium (MV) and high (HV) voltage power cables.

T&D UK stock - 3M Scotchcast Resin Cable Joints Kits, 3M Cold Shrink Cable Joints Kits, Cable Terminations Kits & Cable Abandonment Kits, 3M Heat Shrink Tubing, 3M Cold Shrink Tubing, 3M Connectors, 3M Cold Shrink Cable End Caps, 3M Scotch Electrical Tapes for low (LV), medium (MV) and high voltage (HV) cable applications - this includes 600/1000v, 3.3kV, 6.6kV, 11kV, 24kV and 33kV cable systems.


 

Adobe

3M Electrical - Cable Joints, Terminations, Tapes, Heat Shrink, Cold Shrink Cable Accessories

Adobe

3M Electrical - Trade Price List - 2011

Adobe

3M High Voltage Cold Shrink Cable Joint Kits

Adobe

3M High Voltage Cold Shrink Cable Termination Kits

Adobe

3M High Voltage Cold Shrink Joints Terminations - Selection Guide

Adobe

3M High Voltage Plug In Cable Terminations

Adobe

3M Scotchcast Low Voltage Hazardous Area Cable Joint Kits

Adobe

3M Scotchcast Low Voltage Resin Cable Joint Kits

Adobe

3M Scotchcast Low Voltage Resin Cable Joint Kits - Selection Guide

Adobe

3M Scotchcast Low Voltage Resin Cable Joint Kits - Selection Guide

UK Time - GMT: