L-3 Communications Tape, 40014362 Electrical, Silicone, Self-Fusing, Non-Reinforced
500°F / 260°C Continuous Exposure: Higher Intermittent
L-3 Communications tape (part numbers 40014362-000, 40014362-001, 40014362-002, 40014362-003) is a silicone rubber self-fusing compression tapes meeting A-A-59163 and many MIL and other specifications and are used for a variety of critical electrical wiring and cable splicing and protection jobs. Especially suited for aviation and marine environments, as well as outdoor weathering environments.
The L3 40014362-000, 40014362-001, 40014362-002, 40014362-003 tapes have no adhesive, but sticks to itself (self-fuses or self amalgamating) when stretched and wrapped onto itself. The tapes starts curing within minutes, and after several hours cannot be unwound or removed without using a sharp knife or blade. This tape makes a waterproof, weatherproof and air tight protection.
L3 40014362-000, 40014362-001, 40014362-002, 40014362-003 tapes are black in color.
These tapes is also used to wrap hydraulic connections and to make vibration resistant bumpers and spacers for wiring, cable, hose, pipes and lines.