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3M™ Nextel™ Sleeving BS-40

3M Product Number BS-40
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  • Flexible braided sleeving from 3M™ Nextel™ 440 high temperature continuous ceramic oxide yarn
  • Protective and conformable tubular shape
  • Good chemical and flame resistance
  • Maintains mechanical properties at high temperatures
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Typical Properties
Attribute Name
Value
Application
Engine, Protecting Parts & Assemblies, Sealing, Thermal Management
Brand
Nextel™
Capabilities
Temperature Resistance
Color
Coral
Density (g/cc)
3.05
Diameter
0.062 in, 0.125 in, 0.25 in, 0.5 in, 1 in
Diameter (Metric)
1.6 mm, 13 mm, 25 mm, 3.2 mm, 6.4 mm
Fiber Input Denier
1000
Fiber Type Input
1/2 Yarn
Industries
Aerospace, Electrical, Industrial
Length Coverage Factor
0.7, 0.8, 0.9
Melting point
3272°F (1800°C)
Picks per Unit Length
10 per Inch, 11 per Inch, 12 per Inch, 13 per Inch
Picks per Unit Length (Metric)
3.9 per Centimetre, 4.0 per Centimetre, 4.4 per Centimetre, 4.8 per Centimetre, 5.0 per Centimetre
Product Composition
440
Product Form
Sleeving
Wall Thickness
0.027 in, 0.033 in, 0.035 in, 0.036 in, 0.038 in, 0.039 in
Wall Thickness (Metric)
0.69 mm, 0.84 mm, 0.89 mm, 0.91 mm, 0.97 mm, 0.99 mm
Yield as Packaged
11 Yards per Pound, 15 Yards per Pound, 26 Yards per Pound, 38 Yards per Pound, 77 Yards per Pound
Yield as Packaged (Metric)
156 Metre per Kilogram, 21 Metre per Kilogram, 30 Metre per Kilogram, 52 Metre per Kilogram, 77 Metre per Kilogram
Yield on Nominal Diameter Mandrel
12 Yards per Pound, 23 Yards per Pound, 34 Yards per Pound, 7.9 Yards per Pound, 76 Yards per Pound
Yield on Nominal Diameter Mandrel (Metric)
153 Metre per Kilogram, 16 Metre per Kilogram, 23 Metre per Kilogram, 46 Metre per Kilogram, 69 Metre per Kilogram
Details
  • Flexible braided sleeving from 3M™ Nextel™ 440 high temperature continuous ceramic oxide yarn
  • Protective and conformable tubular shape
  • Good chemical and flame resistance
  • Maintains mechanical properties at high temperatures
  • Electrically insulative
  • Multiple diameters and internal diameter (ID) wall thicknesses available to meet user needs

3M™ Nextel™ Braided Sleeving BS-40 is made from 440 Grade continuous fiber that is designed to maintain strength and flexibility at extremely high continuous temperatures. These products are available in multiple diameters (1/16 inch up to 1 inch) – internal diameter (ID) with a nominal wall thicknesses of 0.04 inches.

 

3M™ Nextel™ Braided Sleeving BS-40
Made from 3M's continuous Nextel™ 440 ceramic fiber that retains strength and flexibility at extremely high temperatures
3M™ Nextel™ Braided Sleeving BS-40 is ideal for continuous high temperature applications requiring thermal insulation, electrical insulation, or where flame resistance is needed. BS-40 braided sleeving is made from 3M's continuous Nextel™ 440 ceramic fiber that retains strength and flexibility at extremely high temperatures.

Applications
  • Cable and insulation wraps and ties
  • Fire zone cable protection
  • Heater wire and thermocouple insulation
  • Thermal shields
  • Tube, pipe and hose protection
  • Furnace door seals
  • High temperature metal treatment

 

3M™ Nextel™ Braided Sleeving BS-40 is ideal for continuous high temperature applications requiring thermal insulation, electrical insulation, or where flame resistance is needed.
Heater wire and thermocouple insulation

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