Special Products

Wrap Around – Cable Repair Sleeve

ACRS

Technical Data

Properties Test Methods Typical Values
Tensile (MPa) UL 224 > 14
Elongation (%) UL 224 > 300
Heat Ageing: Tensile (MPa)
                      : Elongation (%)
UL 224
(135°C x 168 hrs)
> 10
> 150
Water Absorption (%) ISO 62 < 0.15
Eccentricity (%) UL 224 < 30
Mould Resistance ASTM D638 G21 No Growth
ESCR ASTM D 1693 (50°C) No Cracking
Dielectric Strength (kV/mm) ASTM D 2671 > 20
Volume Resistivity ASTM D 257

 

Description

ACRS is a wrap-around sleeve which provides fast and convenient way to repair both power and telecom cables. The hot melt adhesive lining ensures a water proof seal.

 

Features

  • Shrink Ratio 3 : 1
  • Thermochromic heat activated paint
  • Operating temperature – 35 to 105°C
  • Excellent impact and abrasion resistance
  • Excellent environmental crack and UV resistance
  • Colour – Black
  • Minimum shrink temperature 120°C

 

Applications

  • Permanent sheath repairs on both power and telecom cables
  • Temporary repairs to low pressure gas lines
  • Temporary repairs to low pressure water and sewerage pipes

Dimensions

Product Inside Diameter (mm) Wall Thickness Recovered (mm) Standard Length (mm)
Supplied Recovered
ACRS50/15 50 15 3.0 1000
ACRS75/22 75 22 3.2 1000
ACRS105/30 105 30 3.5 1000
ACRS146/38 146 38 3.5 1000
ACRS188/55 188 55 3.5

1000

Eccentricity < 30% as per UL 224
Tolerances on size id’s and wall thickness allow 15% on above values

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