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Published 04 May 2021
3M™ Scotchcast™ Resin 4 GS with Colour Indicator Professional Cable Jointing Solutions The new 3M™ Scotchcast™ Resin 4 GS is a CMR (Carcinogenic, Mutagenic, Reprotoxic) free electrical cable jointing resin has a unique colour mixing indicator to show installers when the resin is correctly mixed by the cable jointer....
Published 24 Mar 2021
Cable Terminations 3M Cold Shrink Guest Article by 3M Electrical From lost time to repairs, cable failure can result in costly power outages. Often, these failures are the result of electrical stress. Improper cable termination stress control can result in premature electrical aging and can lead to failures. It...
Published 08 Mar 2021
Surface Tracking Surface tracking is the irreversible damage/degradation on the surface of an insulative material due to the formation of conductive, carbonized paths. Tracking results when discharges cause carbon to be left on an insulating surface as a result of the degradation caused by the heat of the discharge....
Published 08 Mar 2021
MV & HV cold Shrink What is Cold Shrink for Medium and High Voltage Cables? Developed in the 1970’s by 3M, MV & HV Cold Shrink technology has been found to be safer, more reliable and easier to install for the jointing, terminating and abandoning of power cables. 3M...
Published 11 Aug 2020
Written by George Fofeldea Power Engineer | 3M Canada August 2019 Abstract How long can a medium voltage Cable splice last? There are many parameters that help to determine the overall life expectancy of a cold shrink or heat shrink cable splice. Of these parameters, there are five key...