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Nelson™ Heat Trace Type XLT Self-Regulating Heater Cable
Nelson™ Heat Trace™ Type XLT Self-Regulating Heater Cable
Nelson™ Heat Trace XLT Series self-regulating heater cable is ideal for maintaining flow over a wide range of operating temperatures.
The product is used for freeze protection of periodically steam (420 psig) cleaned pipes and temperature maintenance for 150 °C (300 °F) or lower processes. XLT Series heating cables are available in 120 and 240 voltages and are designed for use in ordinary (unclassified) and hazardous (classified) locations. Typical applications include hydrocarbon and chemical product piping.
Nelson™ Heat Trace Type XLT Self-Regulating Heater Cable

Specs

Certifications and Compliances
UL Listed, CSA Certified, FM Approved: Hazardous (Classified) Locations
Underwriter's Laboratory
-CB or -J options: Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D; Class II, Division 2, Groups F, G; Class I, Zone 1, AEx e II. D1- option: Class I, Division 1, Groups B, C, D; Class II, Division 1, Groups E, F, G; Class III
Canadian Standards Association
-CB or -J options: Class I, Division 2, Groups B, C, D; Class II, Division 2, Groups E, F, G; Class III, Class I, Zone 2, Group IIB+H2. -J option: Class I, Division 1, Groups B, C, D; Class II, Division 1, Groups E, F, G; Class I, Zone 1, Group IIB, Zone
Factory Mutual
-CB or -J options: Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D; Class II, Division 2, Groups F, G; Class III. -J option: Class I, Zone 1 AEx e II; Group IIC. D1- option: Class I, Division 1, Groups B, C, D; Class I, Zone 1; Group IIB
Maintain Temperature
+150 °C (+300 °F)
Maximum Continuous Exposure Temperature
+150 °C (+300 °F) continuous power on
Maximum Intermittent Exposure Temperature
+232 °C (450 °F) 1000 hours cumulative exposure
Temperature Classification (T Code)
T3 +200 °C
Bus Wire Size
14AWG Copper Conductors
Minimum Installation Temperature
-40 °C (-40 °F)
Minimum Bend Radius
25.0 mm (1.0 in) at -40 °C (-40 °F)
Dimensions
5.6 mm x 11.6 mm (0.220 in x 0.457 in)
Accessories
Connection kits, thermostats, contactors, junction boxes, tape, warning signs, custom control, and monitoring and power panels are available. See catalog pages for details

Features

  • Type XLT self-regulating heater cable is a parallel circuit electric heater strip. A conductive fluoropolymer core material is extruded over the multi-stranded, nickel-plated, 14-gauge copper bus wires. A fluoropolymer jacket provides excellent dielectri
  • Operating principle: The parallel bus wires apply voltage along the entire length of the heater cable. The conductive core provides a continuous parallel heating element permitting the cable to be cut to any length in the field with no dead or cold zones
  • Voltage ratings: 240 Vac products are suitable for use on supply voltages of 208-277 Vac. See catalog pages for details.

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