Mechanical Connectors for Flex Al Cable Applications up to 36kV
TE Connectivity’s BSMB and BLMT-FLEX mechanical connectors and lugs are designed for use in low and medium voltage applications up to 42 kV. All products consist of high tensile aluminium tin-plated body and shear-head bolts. Made of special aluminium alloy, the new patented two step shear off bolts are irremovable once their heads have been sheared off. The internal surface of the conductor holes are grooved. Lugs are suitable for outdoor and indoor applications and are available with different palm hole sizes.
Easy and secure connection system for Aluminum flexible cables tested to IEC-61238-1 Class A
New patented two step shear off bolts provide pre-determined torque & ensure reliable and secure contact without damaging fine Aluminum strands
Easier and faster installation without application tooling and reduced number of bolts
Dual range connectors available for connecting Cu – Al and Al – Al combinations for class 5 & class 2 conductors