Termination Procedure (IMAGES)

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The 14 steps of the termination procedure.

STEP 1: Cut cable end square.  Slide gland onto cable.

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STEP 2: Apply pyro stripper and turn clockwise to remove sheath.

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STEP 3: Use pliers to stop stripper at required point and clean powder from exposed conductors.

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STEP 4: Alternatively use joistripper tool for popular 500v cables.

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STEP 5: Using pliers/pyro potter, screw seal pot onto cable as shown. Remove loose powder and metallic swarf.

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STEP 6: When using disc type closure, position headed conductor sleeves correctly as shown.

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STEP 7: Completely fill pot with compound from one side only.

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STEP 8: Apply pressure to enter stub cap or disc into pot recess.

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STEP 9: Use pyro crimp tool, compress compound and secure pot closure.

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STEP 10: Alternatively use pyro-x-crimp plate type tool.

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STEP 11: Fit conductor sleeving if using stub cap closure.

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STEP 12: Before fitting gland and seal cut shroud to ensure tight fit over outer covering.

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STEP 13: Then remove required length of covering.

 

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STEP 14: In corrosive environments use PVC tape to protect exposed copper sheath and gland after fitting cable into apparatus.

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DONE!

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