Things to Consider When Selecting Heat Shrink Tubing

Selecting the correct heat shrink tubing begins with a basic assessment of the application and its design requirements. More detail pertaining to the products selection can be found in our blog post titled “Important tubing properties”.

Important Tubing Properties to Consider for Heat Shrink Tubing

Important tubing characteristics to consider when planning a design that incorporates the use of heat shrink tubing.

Heat Shrink Tubing Basics - Crosslinking

Crosslinking allows long, individual molecular strands of material to be connected together to create additional strength and stability to the compound.

What are Some Alternative Solutions to Heat Shrink Tubing?

What are some alternative options to heat shrink tubing? There are many different ways to bundle, seal, protect & identify various electrical & mechanical components & assemblies.

Why Use Heat-Shrinkable Tubing

Heat shrinkable tubing has many different uses ranging from insulating wires, providing abrasion resistance and environmental isolation / protection.

Top Heat Shrink Tubing Brands - American Manufactured Vs. Foreign Made Tubing

There are numerous factors that go into determining the ideal heat shrink tubing products for each application. From color and sizing to material and on, the options can become overwhelming, but Electro Insulation Corp is the industry-leading heat shrink tubing expert and we are here to answer all your questions.

Heat Shrink Tubing Vs. Electrical Tape

Heat Shrink Tubing Vs. Electrical tape. Read our blog now to learn more about the similarities and differences between heat shrink tubing and electrical tape from the experts!

Guide: Applying Heat Shrink Tubing

With nearly 50 years of experience in all things heat shrink tubing and electrical sleeves, our team at Electro Insulation would like to provide you with valuable information that all first-time users should know.

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