Cable make-off

Cables with braid armour shall have outer heat shrink sleeve, which is fitted over the complete cable

Instrument and telecommunication cables with both braid armour and screen shall have inner and
outer heat shrink sleeves:

  • The inner sleeve shall be drawn over the inner bedding, i.e. passed under the braiding providing
    insulation between braiding and screen.
  • The outer sleeve shall be fitted over the complete cable make-off.
  • The inner sleeve may be excluded at termination’s providing a minimum of 50 mm inner
  • bedding.

To minimise the extent of hot work sleeves of type self vulcanising-tape may be used on units in