American Polywater® IceFree™ Antifreeze Gel System

Long-Lasting Cold Climate Cable Protection

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American Polywater IceFree Antifreeze Gel System

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Low Price GuaranteeWhat's special about this cable protectant?

  • Applied around fiber optic cables in conduit to prevent water from seeping in, freezing and causing preventing microbends that can lead to signal loss
  • Keeping water out of duct helps to maintain electrical safety, minimizing the risk of personnel injury, fire, and equipment damage
  • Ideal for preventing ice pressure-induced breakage in fiber optic cable, and for protecting other cables from corrosion
  • One installation provides several years of protection, providing significant savings over constantly replacing network cables
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In freezing winter temperatures, fiber optic cabling is susceptible to being bent by ice pressure, causing unwanted signal loss and damage. IceFree™ Antifreeze from American Polywater ensures speedy, uninterrupted performance from your cables all year by sealing water out of conduit, preventing expensive maintenance and downtime.

  • Soft, viscous gel allows easy cable removal for maintenance or upgrades
  • Designed to be 100% safe for cable jackets or duct, so it's 100% safe for filling conduit containing any kind of type of cable
  • Water-based gel with propylene glycol is formulated to be environmentally-friendly
  • Patented design


Chemical Composition Water based gel with Propylene Glycol
Appearance Thick, transparent red gel
Vapor Density (Air = 1) >1
Specific Gravity(H2O = 1) 1
Boiling Point > 212°F (>100°C)
Freezing Point <-030°F (<-°C)
Vapor Pressure .01 kPa @ 77°F (25°C)
Viscosity 120,000 to 180,000 cps @10rpm
pH 6.5 - 7.5
Volatiles (Weight %) >98%
VOC Content 490 grams per liter
Application Equipment
Grease Pump Required Pneumatic with 50-1 ratio, 5000 to 7500 psi
Compressor Required 180 cfm
Hose Required 2500psi minimum, 3/8" hose jacket min
AP-WS-640 IceFree™ Antifreeze Gel System - 5 Gallon Pail 45 lbs (19 kg)
AP-WS-DRUM IceFree™ Antifreeze Gel System - 55 Gallon Drum 460 lbs (208 kg)


AP-WB-8 Case of 12 Chemical Duct Blocks Used at IceFree insertion points to solidify the seal Case of 12 8 lbs
AP-WH-1 48" Gel Insertion Hose & Valve Assembly Connects to your grease pump/compressor to ensure proper application 1 11 lbs

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