THX(F) cable filling gel is a thixotropic
swellable water blocking compound based on
selected, synthetic and aliphatic
hydrocarbons and is specially designed for
cable filling Polythylene Insulated Copper
Conductor Telecommunication cables.
Relative Density @ 15C
ASTM D 1475
Flash Point (C)
ASTM D 92
ASTM D 566-93
Cone Pen @ +25C
ASTM D 217-94
Oxidation Induction Time
ASTM D 3895
Hydrogen Gen 80 C/24 Hrs.
Water Penetration (1m/24 Hrs.)
Cable Drainage @ 80 C
< 1 min.
Macogel THX(F) is compatible with most cable grade polymers. Tests on all commonly used materials show no reaction but it is recommended that compatibility tests are made with all polymers likely to come in contact with the gel.
Macogel THX(F) is formulated for cold pumping and processing enabling cable filling voids created by compound shrinkage.
HEALTH & SAFETY
Kindly refer to the Safety Data Sheet for further details.
Each consignment supplied shall be accompanied by a Test Certificate certifying the conformity of the material to the purchasers material specification.
Minimum 2 years in original closed packing condition and stored at room temperature.