Flexo® Chrome Expandable Braided Sleeving

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Flexo Chrome Expandable Braided Sleeving

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  • RoHS CompliantUV resistant
  • Monofilament size: 0.010"
  • 2-1 expansion ratio
  • GSA approvedEasy to install, light weight, and flexible
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Flexo Chrome (CH) is so much more than just a hot looking wire and hose covering. Engineered by braiding heavy gauge 5 mil metallized polyester film (Mylar®) in combination with our clear polyethylene terepthalate (PET), we've produced a tough, durable and attractive solution for a wide range of applications, especially cosmetic ones. Even though it is very similar to our Mylar® product, it is heavier and has a much better abrasion resistance. The metallized Mylar® component is conductive, allowing Flexo Chrome to be used in shielding applications, as well as applications where the temperature exceeds 400° F.

This strong and attractive product is both practical in electronic applications and decorative on the wires and hoses of high end show cars and motorcycles. Flexo Chrome is more durable than our Mylar® and more abrasion resistant, but they basically look the same.

  • Operating Temp: -103° F to 257° F
  • Mildly conductive for shielding and insulation
  • High abrasion resistance
  • Cuts easily with a hot knife
  • Professional look on finished project
  • Compliant with European Union's Restrictions on the use of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive

 

Part # Nominal Size Min. Diameter Max. Diameter Expansion Ratio Abrasion Resistance Price / Foot
BS025CHR 1/4" 3/16" 1/2" 1-2 Good
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BS0375CHR 3/8" 1/4" 5/8" 1-2 Good
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BS050CHR 1/2" 3/8" 3/4" 1-2 Good
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Temp. Range Melt Point Self Extinguish Resistance to: Engine Fluids
-70° C -125° C 230° C No Excellent

 

 

PART # SIZE MIN. DIAMETER MAX. DIAMETER COLOR PRICE / FOOT
BS025CHR 1/4" 3/16" 1/2" Silver
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BS0375CHR 3/8" 1/4" 5/8" Silver
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BS050CHR 1/2" 3/8" 3/4" Silver
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Normally our policy is to supply continuous lengths. If it is absolutely necessary to receive one continuous length, please specify.

 

MINISPOOL

Splicing may occur during the production of this sleeving. Two or three lengths may create a full spool.
Continuous lengths are available in most sizes at an additional 10% surcharge. Please specify if you require continuous lengths.

PART # SIZE SPOOL SIZE MIN. DIAMETER MAX. DIAMETER COLOR PRICE
MS025CHR 1/4" 125' 3/16" 1/2" Silver
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MS0375CHR 3/8" 100' 1/4" 5/8" Silver
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MS050CHR 1/2" 80' 3/8" 3/4" Silver
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0.25 inch CHROME EBS
 
3.4

(based on 5 reviews)

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80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (4)
  • Fits multiple cable sizes (4)
  • Great fit (3)
  • Great protection (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

        • Primary use:
        • Personal (4)

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      1.0

      Looks are deceiving

      By Rob

      from Birmingham, AL

      About Me Tech Savvy

      Verified Buyer

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            Comments about 0.25 inch CHROME EBS:

            Purchased to cover Motorcycle covers. Looks great on the website but is actually more Mylar than metal. One metal strand for every two mylar strands. Looks very cheap because of this so I never installed it.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            3.0

            Fraction of the cost of stainless steel

            By Murph

            from Lewinsville, Va.

            About Me Gearhead

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            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Fits Multiple Cable Sizes
            • Great Protection

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Motorcycle Wiring

              Comments about 0.25 inch CHROME EBS:

              Simple to use, cut and install. Not quite the same look as ss braided cable but cost effective!!

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              Best in Town

              By Klatuu

              from Ocala, Fl

              About Me Quality Oriented

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy To Install
              • Fits Multiple Cable Sizes
              • Great Fit
              • Great Protection

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Home

                Comments about 0.25 inch CHROME EBS:

                I use this to wrap cables inside computers...It looks, and works, Great!

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                Excellent sleeving!

                By Tom

                from Stormville, NY

                About Me Quality Oriented

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Easy To Install
                • Fits Multiple Cable Sizes
                • Great Fit
                • Great Protection

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Audio
                  • Automotive
                  • Home
                  • Protection

                  Comments about 0.25 inch CHROME EBS:

                  Looks great, durable, couldn't ask for anything more!

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  3.0

                  it's okay

                  By tripod672

                  from Highland, IL

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install
                  • Fits Multiple Cable Sizes
                  • Great Fit

                  Cons

                  • Offers Little Protection

                  Best Uses

                  • Organization

                  Comments about 0.25 inch CHROME EBS:

                  Be careful when applying heat shrink to the ends, this stuff melts easily. Also, I was pulling it through a rubber grommet, the grommet slipped out and this stuff got cut up. Not very abrasion resistant, snags easily.

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