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SELECTING HEAT SHRINK TUBING … Which Tubing Material To Use?

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In selecting the best type of tubing for your application, the critical factor is the ENVIRONMENT.


Will the tubing stand up to abrasion or will it be used to provide protection from damage and abuse?

Material Abrasion Resistance
Polyolefin Good
PVC Excellent
Cross-Linked PVC Excellent
Multi-Wall Polyolefin Good
Multi-Wall PVC Excellent
Kynar Excellent
Neoprene Excellent
Viton Excellent
Medical Grade Excellent
Food Grade Excellent

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