polyethylene crosslinked by irradiation, semi-gloss, shrinkage rate 50%, minimum temperature for shrinking 120 °C, changes lengthwise by shrinking ± 10 %, permanent temperature resistance -55 to +105 °C, elongation at break 450%, flammable, given value: unshrunken inner ø
Heat shrinkable tubing is a material that is normally used in electronics as a means of gathering many wires together into a harness. In the process, the tubing is slowly heated with a HOT AIR GUN or a cigarette lighter (carefully!) to a temperature of at least 120 °C whereby it constricts around the bundle of wires. This attribute can be taken advantage of in order to join together rod or bar shaped materials in such a way that a flexible, hinge-like union is produced.
The shrinkage of the basic, non-flammable version that we have on offer is 50%. If, for example, two rods with a diameter of 3 mm are to be joined together, a shrinkable tube with a diameter of 5.0 mm should be chosen in order to make a good union (min. ø 2,5 mm). The tubing can be heated to a temperature of 200 °C – it will not form liquid drops, will not flow and will not tear.
Tubo de ajuste por contracción, de paredes finas
Please note that no exchange is possible in the case of products cut from rolls.
This is Modulor
We Love Material
Whether for design, architecture, model making, DIY, artwork or stationery: over 30,000 articles that make the heart beat faster. For professionals. And aspiring professionals.
Inspiring & Unique
Abreast of all developments in the world of materials: At Modulor there are always new, first-class products waiting to be discovered. In all shapes and colours – and in many instances tailor-made.
Tradición de expertos creativos
Questions about materials? We provide personalized and competent advice. With over 25 years of experience our enthusiasm for materials continues unabated: +49 30 690 360
PayPal, credit cards, direct debit – at Modulor paying is very simple. Pay after delivery? No problem: just select „Invoice“ as payment method.
Envío más rápido
We deliver with our logistics partner quickly and securely – upon inquiry, same day delivery is even available within the Berlin city limits.
A Berlin Original
All the products and even more ideas can be experienced in person at our Berlin-Kreuzberg store. Over two floors and more than 3,000 m².
Sign Up and Get 5€ Off Your Next Purchase
Exclusive vouchers and sale
All the news about Modulor