3M LVI-1/8

Resin Cable Joint

3M LVI-1/8 Scotchcast resin cable joints for cable splicing or jointing multi-core cables (armoured and unarmoured) with conductors 185sqmm-400sqmm.

View our complete range of cable joints utilising resin cast, Cold Shrink and heat shrink type technology for the connection, repair and jointing of LV cables.

3M LVI-1/8 joint kit sELECTION
  • Max. Cable Outside Diameter – 90mm
  • Single Core Cable – N/A
  • 2 Core Cable BS5467 XLPE/SWA Armoured/PVC or LSF – 300-400sqmm
  • 3 Core Cable BS5467 XLPE/SWA Armoured/PVC or LSF – 240-400sqmm
  • 4 Core Cable BS5467 XLPE/SWA Armoured/PVC or LSF – 185-300sqmm
  • Cable Voltage 600/1000V ( up to 3.3kV)
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3M Scotchcast Cable Joints LVI

Watch the complete 3M Scotchcast Installation Video to understand the installation process for this range of cable joints.

➡ The following Selection Tables enable the specification of 3M LVI-1/8 cable joints.

Straight Joint

Application: To joint standard polymeric cables (XLPE EPR) in straight inline configuration using 3M LVI-1/8:

3M Cable Joint Kit – LVI Cable Conductor Cross Sectional Area (mm²)  Max Cable OD (mm)
Single Core 2 Core 3 Core 4 Core
3M LVI-1/8 N/A 300-400 240-400 185-300 90

Transition Joint

Application: To transition joint polymeric cables (XLPE EPR) to PILC (paper insulated lead covered) cables using 3M LVI-1/8:

3M Cable Joint Cable Cross Sectional Area (mm²) Max Cable OD (mm) Additional 3M Parts Required
1 Core 2 Core 3 Core 4 Core 3M Constant Force Spring CFS 3M Scotch VM 2210 Tape 3M Scotch 23 Tape
3M LVI-1/8 N/A 300-400 240-400 185-300 77 P65 Qty 2 19mm x 9m

 

BS5467 XLPE SWA Cable Joint

BS5467 XLPE SWA Cable Joint

Reliable range-taking cable jointing with foam seals adapted to cable diameter

Wrap-around cable joint reduces risk of resin spillages or leaks improving safety

Safest integrated resin delivery reduces risk of skin contact or vapour inhalation by jointer

Marine & Offshore Cables
BS6883 Marine Offshore Cable Joint

BS6883 Marine Offshore Cable Joint

3M LVI-1/8 resin joint also suitable for tinned annealed stranded copper conductors, ethylene propylene rubber (EPR) insulated, low smoke, zero halogen (LSZH) bedding, galvanised steel wire braid armour, low smoke, zero halogen (LSZH) outersheath. 600/1000 volts grade to BS6883 & IEE92-3 – hazardous area cable joints also available.

3M LVI-12-C

3M LVI-1/8 cable joint includes: transparent hinged mould joint body, Scotchcast 470W resin pack, armour continuity braids, 3M constant force springs, 3M Scotch 23 self-amalgamating tape and jointing installation instructions.

3M LVI-1/8 Scotchcast Low Voltage Resin Joint Shell Dimensions

Dimensions for 3M LVI-1/8 cable joint with joint shell measurements:

Kit Size 3M LVI-1/8 3M Scotchcast Resin Cable Joint Body Dimensions Min-Max Accepted
Cable Diameter (mm)
Li (mm) L (mm) Ø ID (mm) Hs (mm) H (mm) B (mm) D (mm) E (mm)
LVI-1/8 790 890 140 206 60-90
Image Dimensions 3M 91-NBA Dimensions 3M 91-NBA Dimensions 3M 91-NBA Dimensions 3M 91-NBA Dimensions
How Scotchcast Resin Bags Work
Open the foil outer pack Pull apart the partition seal Mix two resins thoroughly Ensure all resin is freed from all corners Mix thoroughly again  Activate nozzle and pour resin 
1. Open the foil outer pack 2. Pull apart the partition seal 3. Mix two resins thoroughly 4. Ensure all resin is freed from all corners 5. Mix thoroughly again 6. Activate nozzle and pour resin

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