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Printashrink UTW


Printashrink UTW is an ultra-thin wall, 2:1 shrink ratio heatshrink polyolefin with a low shrink temperature. It is a low cost solution for space saving and temperature sensitive applications and is available in sizes up to 12.7mm ID as standard. It can be cut and printed as required.

This good quality, UL approved material is often employed in temperature sensitive components and high density wiring, connectors and electrical components. It is widely used in the electronic and electrical industries, and offers good electrical insulation, strain relief and mechanical protection. We offer our full range of printing and cutting services on this sleeve making it perfect for identification, branding or marking purposes.

Technical Data


  • Shrink Ratio: 2:1
  • Shrink Temperature: +70°C
  • Operating Temperature: -55°C - +125°C
  • Flame Retardant: Yes
  • Colours:
    • Black,
    • Other colours to order
  • Sizes: 1.2 - 12.7
  • Packing: Reels, mini-reels, mini-packs, cut to length, kits, cut sleeves
  • Print: Yes, full range of text and logos in all colours
  • Approvals: UL 224 125C 300V VW-1, RoHS Compliant
  • Applications / Industries:
    • General
    • Commercial
    • Electrical
    • Electronics
    • Industrial
    • Mechanical
Properties Typical Values Test Methods
General
Operating Temperature -55°C - +125°C
Minimum shrink temperature 70°C
Full recovery temperature 100°C
Shrink Ratio 3:1
Physical
Tensile Strength >14 MPa
Thermal
Flammability Pass VW-1
Electrical
Dielectric strength >20kV/mm

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