Skip to main content
Home Trace Heating Products Installation Components Connections, Splices and Terminations Raychem C-150-E Low Profile Power Connection (Cold Applied)

Raychem C-150-E Low Profile Power Connection (Cold Applied)

Quick Find: 929
Part Number: 073704-000
£76.98 inc VAT
Large order Bulk Discounts Available upon request
call us now on 01473 276672 to find out more!
Delivery Available: FREE Next Working Day
Order now for delivery by Monday 22nd January
if you place your order before 3:00 PM today!
WeightWeight 0.40 Kg

The C-150-E is a cold applied low profile power connection. The kit enables in line connection of Raychem industrial heating cables, BTV, QTVR, XTV and KTV, to a flexible power cable. It can be used in applications with temperature ratings from -50°C to 215°C. It is approved for use in hazardous areas.

A Raychem power cable may be used or any suitable standard industrial power cable type 3 x 1.5 mm2 or 3 x 2.5 mm2 with stranded copper conductors and an outer insulation jacket. The power cable is connected by means of screw terminals to the conductors and the braid of the heating cable.

C-150-E is used as connector:

  • Where connection to a junction box is difficult e.g. because of space limitation
  • On instrument lines or loading arms
  • Where installation of "under insulation" components is preferred
  • As a cost effective solution for short heat-tracing lines as an alternative for JBS-100.
Products Price
Raychem E-150 End Seal Kit (Cold Applied) Raychem E-150 End Seal Kit (Cold Applied)
Quick Find: 1129, Part Number: 979099-000
£31.68 inc VAT

Frequently Asked Questions

We make every effort in answering your questions. Below is a list of those questions we are frequently asked. Click on a question to expand its answer.

What is self regulating heating tape?

Self limiting / self regulating heating tape adjusts heat output to equal the heat loss from the pipe work. As pipe temperature falls the electrical conductivity of the semi-conductive core increas...

Read more

Can you design a full surface heating system for me?

Yes, utilising our in-house design facilities, we can design your complete trace heating requirement.

Read more

Can I use heat trace on plastic pipes?

Yes, when using trace heating on plastic pipes ensure that ATE- 180 aluminium tape is used to help disperse the heat around the pipe.

Read more

Do I need to use thermal insulation?

Yes, thermal insulation is required on all heat trace applications. Without insulation, surface heat losses can increase approximately 4-5 times.

Read more

Do I have to spiral the trace heating onto the pipe?

Most applications can simply be straight traced, reducing costs of materials and installation time without compromising on operational requirements.

Read more

How do I terminate the heating cable?

Full termination instructions are provided with all our heating tapes

Read more

Do I have to allow extra heat for pumps and valves?

If the surface area of the pump is substantially greater than that of the adjoining pipework then extra heating cable may need to be considered (depending on wattage of cable installed). Pumps and ...

Read more

Does my trace heating system require maintenance?

Generally, no maintenance of our trace heating systems is required but it is recommended that the system is checked for operational and electrical integrity periodically or prior to the winter or p...

Read more

How do I test my trace heating system is working properly?

System checks depend on the system installed, constant wattage systems can be fully checked for insulation resistance and continuity. Self regulating systems can only be checked for insulation resi...

Read more

What is Heat Trace?

This is used for a pipe freeze protection application. Electric heat tracing, heat tape or surface heating, is a system used to maintain or raise the temperature of pipes and vessels. Trace heat...

Read more

What is heat tape for water pipes?

When water pipes are exposed to cold temperatures either outdoors, underground or in small spaces, you can protect them from freezing by wrapping them with heat tape. Heating tape is actually a cor...

Read more

Look for similar items by category