GTA50™ GTA50™ is a trademark of Berry Global, Inc. or one of its affiliates

Non-conductive water blocking yarn, for longitudinal water blocking of cables and easy to process.

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Power Cable

  • Excellent
    Water Absorption
  • Easily
    Compressible
  • Longitudinal
    Water Blocking

Product Information

GTA50™

Applications

  • Longitudinal water blocking inside conductor of power cables
  • General water blocking of power and telecom cables

Characteristics

Colour

Black White

Traverse Wound Spool

Availability Yes No

Type of cable

Water Blocking Yarns

Properties

Non Conductive

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

Description GTA50™ Test Method
Mass per Unit Length (g/100m) 20 ISO-2060
Tensile Strength (N) 35 ISO-2062
Elongation (%) 12 ISO-2062
Absorption Speed (ml/g) 38 GTEST22***
Absorption Capacity (ml/g) 45 GTEST22***
Maximum Processing Temperature (°C) 230 GTEST12***
Maximum Service Temperature (°C) 150 GTEST12***
Approximate Dry Diameter (mm) 0.7 GTEST23***

* Geca-Tapes Test Method

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