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PVC 85T is a general purpose, flexible non-shrink sleeve with an operating temperature of -20°C-+85°C. It conforms to specification BS2848/3/85T and is ideal for many commercial applications. It is available in a full range of colours and sizes as standard and can be cut and printed as required.

This general purpose PVC hose with BS accreditation is a low cost flexible jacket with good dielectric properties, chemical and fungal resistance and low water absorption. It is manufactured from premium virgin grade compound and frequently used in wire harnessing for electrical insulation. It is supplied with a 0.5mm nominal wall, in a wide range of metric and AWG sizes and many colours including green/yellow for earth as standard. Bespoke sizes, wall thicknesses and colours are available on enquiry.

Technical Data

  • Operating Temperature: -20°C-+85°C
  • Flame Retardant: Self extinguishing
  • Colours:
    • Black,
    • Brown,
    • Blue,
    • Green,
    • Yellow,
    • Grey,
    • White,
    • Red,
    • Green / Yellow,
    • (Pink / Violet / Orange available to order)
  • Sizes: 1 - 25
  • Packing: Coils, reels, cut to length, cut sleeves
  • Print: Yes, full range of text and logos
  • Approvals: BS 2848/3/85T, RoHS compliant
  • Applications / Industries:
    • General
    • Commercial
    • Electrical
    • Electronics
    • Industrial
    • Mechanical
    • Automotive
Properties Typical Values Test Methods
Operating Temperature -20°C - + 85°C BS 2848/3/85T
Ultimate elongation 220%
Hardness BSS20-30
Flammability Self extinguishing in 30s
Dielectric strength 20kV/mm
Insulation Resistance 10¹°Ohm/cm

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