Braided sleeving is one of the best ways you can cover and protect your wires. Expandable sleeving is used for projects of any size cables, wires, hoses, and connectors. Braided Sleeving is also known as wire sleeving, expandable sleeving, PET sleeving, and Non-fray sleeving.
Among the major brand names for braided sleeving you can find are Bentley Harris, Techflex and Suflex.
There are many types of Sleeving according to use and materials. Some of the most common are listed below.
Some Types of Braided Sleeving:
1. Standard Sleeving: Ideal for general purpose use.
2. Flame Retardant: Recommended to be used in environments where there is danger of potential fires and it is important to protect your wiring.
3. Side Entry: ideal to use in situations were frequent rearranging, re-running, and pre-installed cabling is common. This is the easiest and fastest style braided sleeving to install.
Braided Sleeving Uses:Depending on the type of sleeving you choose usability may vary. Expandable sleeving has a wide range of uses. Sleeving is mostly used for wire management, automotive restoration, PC modification, insulation, fire protection and other miscellaneous uses.
For specific use, please look at our types of braided sleeving section to find the product that best fits your specific application.
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