GFS1140

Non-conductive FreeSwell polyester tape, with high performance direct water blocking properties and great flexibility for easy processing.

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Power Cable

  • Rapid
    Swelling Speed
  • Proven
    Long Term Stability
  • Excellent
    Swelling Height

Product Information

GFS1140

Applications

  • Longitudinal water blocking inside power cable conductor
  • General water blocking inside power, telecom or specialty cables

Characteristics

Colour

Black White

Traverse Wound Spool

Availability Yes No

Type of cable

Water Blocking Tapes

Properties

Non Conductive

Typical Properties (T = 23ºC - RH = 50%)

Description GFS1140 Test Method
Mass per Unit Area (g/m2) 87 ISO-9073-1
Thickness (mm) 0.28 ISO-9073-2
Tensile Strength (N/cm) 30 ISO-9073-3
Elongation (%) 11 ISO-9073-3
Swelling Speed (mm/1'00'') 12 GTEST20*
Swelling Height (mm/2'00'') 18 GTEST20*
Maximum Processing Temperature (°C) 230 GTEST12*
Maximum Service Temperature (°C) 90 GTEST13*

* Geca-Tapes Test Method

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