Crimping Procedure for Can Cable Welder
Strip can cable belt back 1-1/2” on both ends to be
Place stripped ends with 2 crimpsleeves installed into the
crimper keeping approximately ½” between crimpsleeves.
Compress crimpsleeves completely, (using both hands if
necessary), 3 places/crimp.
Belt preparation is now complete and ready for
thermo-forming of cover. Note:
Overall joint length should not exceed 1-3/4 inches.
Fit prepared joint into press bottom, install top, and
insert pre-cut melt stick,( or removed cover from operation #1) into compression
barrel, leaving approximately 1/16” clearance from top of barrel.
Mount air-ram; tighten both hold down bolts, making sure SS
plunger is seated into barrel. Inspect silicone O-ring
and replace if needed.
Connect Air press line (not to
exceed 100 psi).
Plug in control box to 110 V. service, set timer for 25
minutes (time may vary due to local power). Watch plunger depress several cooks
to gauge time needs.
Unit will reach correct temperature, plunger will depress.
Unit will turn off. Watch for material leaving the weep holes in top of Splicer
when plunger reaches full stroke. Can cable joint should be allowed to cool
undisturbed and will be ready for service in approximately 35 minutes.
When Can Cable is joined with crimpsleeve system, joint strength is 90% of virgin cable.
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