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Updated on
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62 Heat Shrink Tubing & Cable Lugs by QuickCable
 Link To The QuickCable Website Please click onto logo to link to QuickCable.


 

Heat Shrink Tubing:

Heat Shrink Tubing.  Heat Shrink Tubing.
FlexTube with meltable sealant showing.

Heat shrink tubing protects battery cables and connectors from corrosive
acid fumes near batteries and also reduces the amount of exposed lug area
for safety.
They also act as a strain relief between the cable and connector and reduce
vibration which can be telegraphed from the cable to the connector.

FlexTube has a double wall for greater strength and is lined with a
meltable sealant which helps protect the connection from corrosive
environments.
This is suggested for use where the cables will be subjected to heavy
stress (the tubing remains flexible) and / or salt water.
Conforms to DOD Mil-1-23053/4 Class 2 specifications.

Why buy Flextube heat shrink tubing instead of
paper thin unlined heat shrink?

Well, you spent good money on cable and lugs.
Do you want the exposed connections to corrode and break down?

Available in either black or red.

Flex Tube heat shrink tubing:
 

  Starting /  Expanded
  Diameter
Shrunk   Diameter
   Typical
    Usage - wire / cable size
 Catalogue
          #
 Price per
 6" stick

     1/2"
    3/16"
  6 - 2 ga.
  FT - 1/2
 .95 each
BLACK  ( FT - 1/2 B )  RED  ( FT - 1/2 R )

The following PayPal shopping cart accepts all major
credit cards, e-checks and PayPal accounts - you do not
need to be a PayPal member to use this cart. Shipping
is either Priority Mail or UPS Ground - depending on your
address.
Please enter color before adding to cart.
The following Go e-Merchant shopping cart accepts all major
credit cards. You can choose either USPS Priority Mail (we
ship Monday through Friday) or UPS Ground (we ship UPS
one day a week) - it will show you the shipping cost for
each before you complete checkout.
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  Starting  / Expanded
  Diameter
    Shrunk
    Diameter
    Typical
    Usage - wire / cable size
   Catalogue
          #
 Price per
 6" stick

     3/4"
     1/4"
   4 - 2/0
  FT - 3/4
1.50 each
BLACK  ( FT - 3/4 B )    RED ( FT - 3/4 R )

The following PayPal shopping cart accepts all major
credit cards, e-checks and PayPal accounts - you do not
need to be a PayPal member to use this cart. Shipping
is either Priority Mail or UPS Ground - depending on your
address.
Please enter color before adding to cart.
The following Go e-Merchant shopping cart accepts all major
credit cards. You can choose either USPS Priority Mail (we
ship Monday through Friday) or UPS Ground (we ship UPS
one day a week) - it will show you the shipping cost for
each before you complete checkout.
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  Starting / Expanded
  Diameter
    Shrunk
    Diameter
    Typical
    Usage - wire / cable size
   Catalogue
          #
 Price per
 6" stick

      1"
     3/8"
   2 - 4/0
  FT - 1

2.00 each
BLACK  ( FT - 1 B )       RED  ( FT - 1 R )

The following PayPal shopping cart accepts all major
credit cards, e-checks and PayPal accounts - you do not
need to be a PayPal member to use this cart. Shipping
is either Priority Mail or UPS Ground - depending on your
address.
Please enter color before adding to cart.
The following Go e-Merchant shopping cart accepts all major credit
cards  - it also accepts credit cards with a Canadian billing address
and a U.S. ship to address.

Prices & specifications subject to change without notice.  

 
How to use QuickCable FlexTube heat shrink tubing.

First off, put your safety glasses on.

Before crimping or soldering your cable connection make
sure that the heat shrink tubing will fit over the connection.
If it will not fit, just slide it over the cable, then make your
connection.

I prefer using an electric heat gun but a torch will work fine
as long as you keep playing the flame near, but not on,
the tubing.

Position the heat shrink up against the connection and start
applying heat.
Keep moving the heat source around to get even shrinkage and
to prevent burning.

Once you see the silicone liner/sealer showing at both ends STOP.
If you keep applying heat past this point the tubing will split and
you will have to start over with a new piece.

We include an instruction sheet with each order.


 
The black "add to cart" button charges shipping
cost based on the weight of your order and your
zip code - it offers Priority Mail & UPS Ground shipping
options. Please note, we ship Priority Mail Monday through
Friday (5 days) and only ship UPS Ground once a week.

The PayPal Shopping Cart shipping rates are shown
in the following table.
With the exceptions of items which show a flat shipping
rate, the PayPal shipping costs are based on the
amount of your order and only offer ground shipping.
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$    8.25
$   35.00  -   99.00
$  14.50
$ 100.00  - 199.99
$  16.00
$ 200.00 and over
$  17.00


 
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based on the shipping weight and your zip code.

3) We accept telephone and fax orders and accept Mastercard and Visa.

4) Checks and money orders are gladly accepted by mail.
     You can print out the order form on our website or just list the description
     and catalogue numbers of the items you need.


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