Identification

Heat Shrinkable Identification Marker Sleeves

ARTL

Technical Data

Properties Test Method Typical Values
Physical Performance
Operating Temperature (°C) -55 to 135
Tensile Strength (MPa) UL 224 ≥ 10.3
Elongation (%) UL 224 ≥ 200
Flexibility -55°C, 4hrs No Cracking
Heat Shock UL 224 (250°C, 4 hrs) No Cracking/Dripping
Electrical Performance
Dielectric Strength (kV/mm) ≥ 19.7
Volume Resistance (Ω.cm) ≥ 1014
Flammability AMS – DTL – 23053 < 1 min
Fluid Resistance 23°C, 24 hrs Print Identified
Tensile Strength (MPa) ≥ 6.9
Ultimate elongation (%) ≥ 100
RoHS (ppm) IEC 62321 (Cd, Pb, Hg, Cr6) < 200
Print Performance
UL 224 50 Rubber erasure Identification
MIL – M – 81531 – 4.6.2 50 Rubber erasure Identification
MIL – STD – 202 30 Rubber erasure Identification

 

Description

ARTL is a range of commercial identification marker sleeves manufactured of flame retarded, halogen free radiation cross-linked heat shrinkable polyolefin. The marker sleeves are designed to be printed by computer driven heavy duty dot matrix thermal transfer & laser printers and printing is permanent immediately after printing.

Features

  • Shrink Ratio 3:1
  • RoHS compliant
  • Flame retardant
  • Halogen free
  • Permanent identification
  • Computer printable, reduces errors & saves time and cost
  • Colours – Yellow
  • lllllllllllllll– White on demand

  • Quick recovery for heat sensitive components
  • Excellent abrasion resistance
  • Withstands exposure to cleaning solvents & other industrial fluids
  • ACPIT – Continuous identification heatshrinkable tubing on reëls for more cost effective printing

 

Applications

  • Identification and marking of cable, wire tools and hoses

Dimensions

Product Inside Diameter (mm)

Flat Width

(w) mm

Recommended Standard Pack
  Supplied (min) Recovered (max) As Supplied Range (mm) Qty. Pcs
ARTL2.4/1YL – 50 2.4 0.80 3.77 0.9 – 2.00 250
ARTL3.2/1YL – 50 3.2 1.07 5.03 1.10 – 2.70 250
ARTL4.8/2YL – 50 4.8 1.60 7.54 1.80 – 4.10 250
ARTL6.4/2YL – 50 6.4 2.11 10.05 2.30 – 5.50 250
ARTL9.5/3YL – 50 9.5 3.20 14.92 3.50 – 8.00 250
ARTL12.7/4YL – 50 12.7 4.20 19.95 4.70 – 10.8 250
ARTL19.1/6YL – 50 19.1 6.35 30.00 7.00 – 16.3 250
ARTL25.4/8YL – 50 25.4 8.46 39.90 9.30 – 21.6 250
ARTL38.1/13YL 50 38.1 12.70 59.85 13.0 – 33.5 250
ARTL50.8/17YL – 50 50.8 16.90 79.79 17.0 – 48.0 250

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Identification

Heat Shrinkable Identification Marker Sleeves

AHNF

Technical Data

Properties Test Method Typical Values
Material Thermally Stable Crosslinked Polyolefin
Operating Temperature (°C) -55 to 125
Tensile Strength (MPa) Before Ageing MIL-DTL-23053E

IS037, ASTM D471 (168hrs, 158°C)

≥ 10.3
After Ageing ≥ 6.9
Ultimate Elongation (%) Before Ageing MIL-DTL-23053E

IS037, ASTM D471 (168hrs, 158°C)

≥ 200
After Ageing ≥ 100
Heat Shock 4 hrs, 225°C No Cracks, Flowing or Dripping
Low Temperature Flexibility 1 hr, -30°C No Cracking
Dielectric Strength (kV/mm) Before Ageing MIL-DTL-230S3E

IS037, ASTM D471

≥ 19.7
After Ageing ≥ 15.8
Volume Resistivity (Ω.cm) IEC93 ≥ 1014
Flammability NFF16-101/I2F2, AMS DTL 23053/5
UI94 – 2013 Section 8
Pass V-0
Voltage Withstand (V) MIL-DTL-23053E, IS037,
ASTM-D471 (168hrs, 158°C)
2500V, 60Sec – Pass
Min. Shrink Temperature (°C) 85
Water Absorption (%) ASTM 570 (24hrs, 23°C) ≤ 1
Corrosion 24 hrs, 23°C (16hrs, 150°C) Pass
Oxygen Index % NFF16-101/I2 ≥ 32
Index of Flamability (%) NFF16-101/F2 ≤ 40

 

Description

AHNF is a flattened heat shrinkable ladder/rail type marker sleeve manufactured from a halogen free flame retardant radiation cross-linked polyolefin material. This coupled with its low smoke and low toxic fume emissions make the product suitable for use on wire and cable harnesses in confined spaces and where possible fire hazards pose a significant risk to human life. Printing is easy by means of a thermal transfer or laser printer.

 

Features

  • Halogen free
  • Shrink Ratio 3:1
  • RoHS compliant
  • Flame retardant
  • Marking is permanent
  • Meets MIL-STD-202F method 215J, SAE-AS81531
  • Colours – Yellow
  • llllllllllllllr– White on demand

  • Perforated versions on demand
  • Quick recovery and can be used on heat sensitive components
  • Excellent abrasion resistance
  • High resistance to cleaning solvents and other industrial fluids
  • ACHNF – Continuous identification heat shrinkable tubing on reëls for more cost effective printing

 

Applications

  • Wire harness identification in sensitive applications such as mass transit, marine and industrial installations

Dimensions

Product Inside Diameter (mm) Flat Width (w) mm Wall Thickness (mm)

Standard

Pack

  Supplied (min) Recovered (max) As Supplied Supplied Recovered Qty. Pcs
AHNF1.6/YL – 50 –  3 2.00 0.53 3.7 0.24 0.52 250
AHNF2.4/YL – 50 – 3 2.79 0.79 5.0 0.24 0.57 250
AHNF3.2/YL – 50 – 3 3.64 1.06 6.3 0.24 0.61 250
AHNF4.8/YL – 50 – 3 5.26 1.59 8.9 0.25 0.67 250
AHNF6.4/YL – 50 – 3 6.92 2.36 11.5 0.25 0.71 250
AHNF9.5/YL – 50 – 3 10.2 3.18 16.7 0.26 0.77 250
AHNF12.7/YL – 50 – 3 13.5 4.75 21.8 0.27 0.80 250
AHNF19/YL – 50 – 3 20.1 6.35 32.2 0.28 0.84 250
AHNF25/YL – 50 – 3 26.7 8.47 42.5 0.28 0.86 250
AHNF38/YL- 50-3 39.8 12.9 63.2 0.29 0.89 250
AHNF50/YL -50-3 53.0 17.2 83.9 0.29 0.90

250

AHNF76/YL – 50 – 3 79.4 25.8 125.3 0.29 0.92

250

 

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Identification

Heat Shrinkable Identification Marker Sleeves

AHMS

Technical Data

Properties Test Method Typical Values
Material Thermally Stable Crosslinked Polyolefin
Operating Temperature (°C) -55 to 135
Tensile Strength (MPa) AMS-DTL-23053 : 1999 4.6.13
ASTM D 638-08, AMS-DTL- 23053/6 : 1999
17.0
Ultimate Elongation (%) Before Ageing AMS-DTL-23053 : 1999 4.6.13 ASTM D 638-08 567
After Ageing  566
Heat Shock AMS-DTL-23053 : 1999 4.6.8
MIL-DTL-23053/5C : 1996 (4hrs, 225°C)
No Cracks, Flowing or Dripping
Low Temperature Flexibility AMS-DTL-23053 : 1999 4.6.7.1
AMS-DTL23053/6 : 1999 (4hrs, -30°C)
No Cracking
Dielectric Strength (kV/mm) ASTM D2671-09
AMS-DTL 23053/6 : 1999
34.48
Volume Resistivity (Ω.cm) IEC92 ≥ 1014
Flammability AMS-DTL-23053 : 1900 4.6.14, ASTM D2671-09 AMS-DTI-23053/6 : 1999 (2min, 200°C)
UL94-2013 Section 8
Pass V-0
Oil Resistance SAE AS81531 : 1998 4.6.2
Transformer & Hydraulic Oil (24hrs, 24°C)
Pass. Printing was uniform. clear easily identfied at 356mm
Min. Shrink Temperature (°C) 120
Water Absorption (%) AMS-DTL-23053 : 1999 4.6
ASTM-DS70-98 (2005)
AMS-DTL-23053/6 : 1999 (24hrs, 23°C)
0.09

Fluid Resistance: Tests conducted using brake fluid and unleaded petrol

Description

AHMS is a military grade flattened heat shrinkable ladder/rail type marker sleeve designed to offer outstanding resistance to oil, especially long-term exposure at high temperatures. AHMS is manufactured from UV and thermally stable flame retardant radiation crosslinked polyolefin material which is also RoHS compliant. Printing is easy by means of a thermal transfer or laser printer.

 

Features

    • Outstanding resistance to fluids and oils, including JP-8 aviation fuel oil
    • RoHS compliant
    • Flame retardant
    • UV Stable
    • Meets AMS-DTL 23053/6 Classes 1 and 3, SAE AS 81531, MIL-STD-202F method 215J and NFF 00608 Class A and H
    • Printing has excellent abrasive resistance, even if contamination is encountered prior to shrinking
    • Shrink Ratio 3:1
    • Colours – Yellow
    • lllllllllllllll– White on demand

    • Perforated versions on demand
    • ACHMS – Continuous identification heatshrinkable tubing on reëls for more cost effective printing

     

    Applications

    •  Identification requirements in military/defence, aerospace and marine applications

Dimensions

Product Inside Diameter (mm)

Flat Width

(w) mm

Wall Thickness (mm) Standard Pack
  Supplied (min) Recovered (max) As Supplied Supplied Recovered Qty. Pcs.
AHMS1.6/YL – 50 – 3 2.00 0.53 3.7 0.24 0.52 250
AHMS2.4/YL – 50 – 3 2.79 0.79 5.0 0.24 0.57 250
AHMS3.2/YL –  50 – 3 3.64 1.06 6.3 0.24 0.61 250
AHMS4.8/YL – 50 – 3 5.26 1.59 8.9 0.25 0.67 250
AHMS6.4/YL – 50 – 3 6.92 2.36 11.5 0.25 0.71 250
AHMS9.5/YL – 50 – 3 10.2 3.18 16.7 0.26 0.77 250
AHMS12.7/YL – 50 – 3 13.5 4.75 21.8 0.27 0.80 250
AHMS19/YL – 50 – 3 20.1 6.35 32.2 0.28 0.84 250
AHMS25/YL – 50 – 3

26.7

8.47

42.5 

0.28 

0.86

250
AHMS38/YL – 50 – 3 39.8 12.9 63.2 0.29 0.89 250
AHMS50/YL – 50 – 3 53.0 17.2 83.9 0.29 0.90 250
AHMS76/YL – 50 – 3 79.4 25.8 125.3 0.29 0.92 250

 

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