Flexo® Super Duty Expandable Braided Sleeving

Extreme Abrasion Resistance

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What's special about this expandable braided sleeving?

  • Heavy duty construction provides full coverage protection for cables, hoses and wires
  • Superior abrasion and cut resistant properties are ideal for both indoor or outdoor applications
  • Cuts to size easily with any hot knife, which leaves ends neatly finished and ready for installation
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Flexo® Super Duty (SD) Expandable Braided Sleeving is designed to provide a superior level of protection for cables/hoses used in unfavorable industrial or commercial applications. Hydraulic hoses and electrical cables found on trucks, automotive, robotics and other machinery are highly acceptable to abrasion damage. Using Flexo® SD, you can extend the life of cables/hoses by deflecting and resisting flying debris, abrasion, UV rays, moisture and harmful chemicals without sacrificing flexibility or strength in the process.

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Mini Spools

PART # NOMINAL SIZE MIN. EXPANSION MAX. EXPANSION LENGTH SPOOL WEIGHT COLOR PRICE
TX-MSDN025-BK 1/4" 1/4" 1/2" 100' 1.05 lbs Black
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TX-MSDN050-BK 1/2" 1/2" 1" 100' 1.85 lbs Black
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TX-MSDN075-BK 3/4" 3/4" 1-1/4" 50' 1.15 lbs Black
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TX-MSDN100-BK 1" 1" 1-1/2" 50' 1.38 lbs Black
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TX-MSDN125-BK 1-1/4" 1-1/4" 2" 50' 1.5 lbs Black
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TX-MSDN175-BK 1-3/4" 1-3/4" 2-3/4" 25' 1 lb Black
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TX-MSDN225-BK 2-1/4" 2-1/4" 3" 25' 1.33 lbs Black
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Bulk Spools

PART # NOMINAL SIZE MIN. EXPANSION MAX. EXPANSION LENGTH SPOOL WEIGHT COLOR PRICE
TX-BSDN025-BK 1/4" 1/4" 1/2" 500' 5.25 lbs Black
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TX-BSDN050-BK 1/2" 1/2" 1" 250' 4.63 lbs Black
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TX-BSDN075-BK 3/4" 3/4" 1-1/4" 250' 5.75 lbs Black
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TX-BSDN100-BK 1" 1" 1-1/2" 250' 6.9 lbs Black
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TX-BSDN125-BK 1-1/4" 1-1/4" 2" 250' 7.5 lbs Black
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TX-BSDN175-BK 1-3/4" 1-3/4" 2-3/4" 100' 4.0 lbs Black
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TX-BSDN225-BK 2-1/4" 2-1/4" 3" 100' 5.3 lbs Black
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  • Braided from 0.020" Nylon® 6-6 polyamide monofilament to provide excellent versatility and flexibility for meeting specific bend radius or physical limitations of cables/hoses
  • Flexo SD has a FAR 25 flammability rating and higher tensile strength then Gorilla Sleeve while Gorilla Sleeve can withstand greater abrasion cycles (4,400) compared to Flexo SD (2,500)
  • Prevents structural breakdown and the fading of color in cables or hoses by resisting harmful UV rays in outdoor applications
  • Prevents moisture from becoming trapped, and protects against substances like gasoline, solvents, salt water and other chemicals that could cause corrosion and substantial damage over time
  • Economical and easy to use material outperforms most dual monofilament sleevings
  • RoHS compliant
  • Halogen-free
  • Made in the U.S.A.

 

Abrasion Properties
Abrasion Resistance Extremely High
Abrasion Test Machine Taber 5150
Abrasion Test Wheel Calibrase H-18
Abrasion Test Load 500g
Room Temperature 72° F
Humidity 48%
Material Destroyed 2,500 Test Cycles
Pre-Test Weight 6,878.6 mg
Post-Test Weight 6,572.2 mg
Test End Loss of Mass Point of Destruction 351.4 mg
 
Chemical Resistance
Aromatic Solvents 1
Aliphatic Solvents 1
Chlorinated Solvents 1
Weak Bases 1
Salts 1
Strong Bases 2
Salt Water O-S-1926 1
Hydraulic Fluid (MIL-H-5606) 1
Lube Oil (MIL-L-7808) 1
De-Icing Fluid (MIL-A-8243) 1
Strong Acids 5
Strong Oxidants 5
Esters/Keystones 1
UV Light 2
Petroleum 3
Fungus (ASTM-D-2863) 2
Outgassing High
Oxygen Index (ASTM-D-2863) 22
1=No Effect  2=Little Effect  3=Affected  4=More Affected  5=Severely Affected
 
Physical Properties
Monofilament Diameter (ASTM-D-204) 0.02
Recommended Cutting Hot Knife
Stock Colors 1
Tensile Strength PSI (ASTM-D-2256) 75,000
Tenacity (GM/Denier) (ASTM-D-4157) 5
Specific Gravity (ASTM-D-792) 1.14
Typical Elongation (ASTM-D-2256) Break: 20
3g/Denier: 7
Melt Point (ASTM-D-2117) 493° F (256° C)
Maximum Continuous (MIL-I-23053) 302° F (150° C)
Minimum Continuous -49° F (-45° C)

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