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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 be exposed to UV light in outdoor applications?

Material UV Resistance
Polyolefin Poor
PVC Excellent
Cross-Linked PVC Excellent
Multi-Wall Polyolefin Poor
Multi-Wall PVC Excellent
Kynar Fair
Neoprene Good
Viton Fair
Medical Grade NA
Food Grade NA

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