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3M™ Cold Shrink Rubber Splice Kit 5551, Tape, Wire, Unishield, 5/8 kV, Standard, 1/case

  • Part Number 5551
  • 3M ID 7000006046
  • UPC 00054007090892
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Voltage 5/8 kV, 5 kV, 8 kV
Number of Conductors 1
Cable Shielding Wire Shield, Tape Shield, UniShield®
Splice Type Inline, Cold Shrink
Insulation Outer Diameter (Imperial) 0.45 in, 0.46 in, 0.52 in, 0.47 in, 0.48 in, 0.49 in, 0.53 in, 0.54 in, 0.55 in, 0.5 in, 0.51 in, 0.56 in, 0.59 in, 0.6 in, 0.61 in, 0.57 in, 0.58 in, 0.62 in, 0.63 in, 0.64 in, 0.65 in, 0.66 in, 0.67 in, 0.68 in, 0.69 in, 0.7 in, 0.71 in, 0.72 in, 0.73 in, 0.74 in, 0.79 in, 0.8 in, 0.75 in, 0.81 in, 0.76 in, 0.77 in, 0.82 in, 0.83 in, 0.84 in, 0.85 in, 0.78 in, 0.86 in, 0.87 in, 0.88 in


3M™ Cold Shrink/Sheath Wrap, Armored or Non-Armored Splice Kit 5551-3C-AC is for splicing 3/C, 5/8 kV shielded, armored and non-armored cables. Connectors are not included. Kits include Sheath Wrap to reconstitute the cable’s armor. Meets the requirements of IEEE 404. Each kit makes one 3/C splice. Note: Cable sizes shown below are for standard insulation thickness. Final determining factor is cable insulation O.D.

3M™ 5550 Series Cold Shrink Tape Inline Splice Kit includes 3 each of cold shrink insulators, splice jackets and shielding braid sleeves, cleaning pad kits and more. The insulator and jacket included in this kit are made of specially formulated EPDM that provides quick installation. It has a shielding braid sleeve that offers 2 functions, metallic insulation shield and ground jumper. This kit is perfect for use with Scotchlok™ 10000, 11000 and 20000 Series inline compression connectors or any UL Listed inline compression connector. IEEE Approved.

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