American Polywater® IceFree™ Antifreeze Gel System

Long-Lasting Cold Climate Cable Protection


What'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.

Part # Description Weight Price
AP-WS-640 IceFree™ Antifreeze Gel System - 5 Gallon Pail 45 lbs (19 kg)
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AP-WS-DRUM IceFree™ Antifreeze Gel System - 55 Gallon Drum 460 lbs (208 kg)
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Part # Description Used For Qty Weight Price
AP-WB-8 Case of 12 Chemical Duct Blocks Used at IceFree insertion points to solidify the seal Case of 12 8 lbs
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  • 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


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    Is the Antifreeze Gel System considered food grade?

    Asked by Anonymous user on 09.05 PM Sunday, 30 July, 2017

    • - Hello, This item is not certified to be with food items.

      Anonymous user on 11.41 AM Tuesday, 01 August, 2017

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