Filled Cable Description

A filled cable is a cable that has a non-hygroscopic material, usually a gel called icky-pick, inside the jacket or sheath. The nonhygroscopic material fills the spaces between the interior parts of the cable, preventing moisture from entering minor leaks in the sheath and migrating inside the cable. In hazardous area, filled cable should be used in order to prevent any equipment damage and, in order to protect the people from any hazard which is created by any leaks of gaz. If gas and ignition source encounters because of leaks, a big explosion may happen.

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