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Your questions - Our answers

Do you have questions about the assembly or installation of one of our products or do you have general questions?

Here you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions.


Are BBC Cellpack CSV screw connectors and BBC Cellpack CSK screw cable lugs permissible for cable class 5?
Are BBC Cellpack CSV screw connectors and BBC Cellpack CSK screw cable lugs permissible for copper and aluminium cores?
Are BBC Cellpack heat shrinkable cable joints, cast resin joints or gel joints approved for use in areas subject to explosion hazard?
Are BBC Cellpack insulation tapes (e.g. No. 128) suitable for repairing cables and cores?
Are BBC Cellpack sealing compounds resistant to petrol?
Are BBC Cellpack sets resistant to organic fertilisers?
Are end joints and branch joints for medium voltage available from BBC Cellpack?
Are the BBC Cellpack SHE house connection points suitable for feed-through in a floor slab, as a replacement for e.g. a multi-branch house connection point?
Are the cable sets resistant to sea water?
Are there any minimum distances that have to be kept when working with cast resin or gel systems?
Can a cast resin joint be cast when live?
Can a damaged cable sheath be repaired with a SRMAHV shrinkable sleeve?
Can a polyurethane 2-component cast resin be used after the best-before date?
Can an Easycell® joint also be assembled at cold temperatures?
Can BBC Cellpack cast resin also be used in connection with other housing shapes (e.g. branch box)?
Can BBC Cellpack DR / DR-L crimp connectors be used for solid conductors?
Can BBC Cellpack DR crimped connectors be used for connecting different cable classes / core cross-sections?
Can BBC Cellpack EASYCELL® be used in water?
Can I make my own joint from various heat shrinkable tubes?
Can sets be used under the influence of public swimming pool water?
Can the cable sets be used for drinking water applications?
Can the CHM / CHMSV 24 kV straight-through joints also be used for 12 kV cables?
Can the contact pin be reused on BBC Cellpack connectors?
Can the EASYCELL straight-through joints be combined with CU conductors and AL conductors?
Can the Easycell® joint also be used as an end joint?
Can the screw cable lugs of the Cellplux connector product range be used on a flexible cable (e.g.: PowerAmp-AMS) with a class 5 conductor made of aluminium?
Can the SRMAHV shrinkable sleeves also be used for repairing a cable sheath on medium-voltage cables?
Can three cable ends be connected?
Do BBC Cellpack cable accessories feature integrated strain relief?
Do the BBC Cellpack gel products impact the rubber cable sheath (e.g. H07RN-F) and can they be used for this purpose?
How can a flat cable (e.g. pump connection cable) be connected with a “normal” cable?
How can AK screw branch clamps be used?
How can FK overhead line terminals be used?
How can KP branch clamps be used?
How do I assemble a press cable lug?
How do I assemble a screw connector (CSV, CSV-T, CSV-LHS)?
How do I dispose of excess cast resin?
How does the shrinkable tube work?
How is a SHE heat shrinkable wall duct used?
How is the BBC Cellpack cast resin used?
How is the shield continuity wire to be used?
How long does the cast resin have to be mixed for?
How long does the EG cast resin take to harden at an ambient temperature of 15 °C?
How to I correctly shrink a heat shrinkable tube (SR...)?
How to I correctly shrink a spreader cap SEH...?
In which temperature range can the Cellpack EASYCELL joints be installed?
Is the SRAT heat shrinkable tube suitable for protecting against bus bars and shortening distances?
The outer sheath of an E90 cable is damaged. Can a shrinkable sleeve be used for repairs?
The surfaces of the screw and pluggable separable connectors made of EPDM rubber (Cellplux) shine, is that a problem?
To which extent do cast resin joints protect against the penetration of gases?
To which extent do cast resin joints protect against the penetration of water?
What are alkaline earth metals?
What does “resistant to chemical effects” mean?
What does FE180 and E90 stand for?
What is important to consider in connection with cast resin and rain / moisture?
What is the advantage of BBC Cellpack cast resin joints?
What is the advantage of BBC Cellpack gels?
What is the advantage of BBC Cellpack heat shrinkable cable joints?
What is the difference between hardening time and pot life?
What is the difference between low and medium voltage sets?
What is the processing temperature of thermal stability of POWER GEL?
What is the protection calss (IPXX) of heat shrinkable cable joints and heat shrinkable tubes?
What is the touch protection of the encapsulated separable cable connectors?
What to look for when selecting a joint?
When is it recommended to use a counter-holder?
Which cable lugs are suitable for outdoor cable terminations?
Which cast resins does BBC Cellpack provide?
Which compression cable lugs and compression connectors can be used for conductor class 5 + 6 (fine-strand + extra-fine-strand)?
Which conductor shapes/ classes can I use BBC Cellpack CSV, CSV-T screw connectors and CSK screw cable lugs for?
Which connectors can be used to connect concentric conductors (Ceander, wire screen)?
Which crimping pliers can be used for AVS and AVUS core connectors?
Which crimping pliers can be used for DR crimp connectors and the EASY-FIX shrinkable set?
Which heat shrinkable tubes are permitted in accordance with UL (Underwriters Laboratories)?
Which impact wrenches are suitable for shearing off shear head bolts?
Which joint systems are there for the low voltage range?
Which products fit onto a conductor cable?
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