CAUTION ELECTRIC CABLE BELOW Heavy Duty Underground Warning Tape - ENATS 12/23
POLYETHYLENE WARNING TAPE FOR BURIED ELECTRICITY SUPPLY CABLE
Print: CAUTION CAUTION CAUTION ELECTRIC CABLE BELOW
Dimensions: 150mm x 365m
Thickness: 100micron (100mu / 0.10mm)
Premium quality, plastic warning tape made from heavy duty, virgin‐grade, low density polyethylene.
The tape is pre‐printed with a highly visible warning message to alert future contractors to the presence of the buried underground power cable.
INSTALLATION : Lay the tape in the trench approx 300mm above the pipe / cable and as close to the ground surface as possible.
BENEFITS / KEY FEATURES
> Premium quality
> Double thickness plastic compared to standard underground tapes
> Meets the requirements of ENATS 12/23
> Free from PVC
SUBSTRATE: Virgin Grade LDPE (low density polyethylene)
INK: Highly resistant, solvent based
CORE: 76mm diameter cardboard core
PVC CONTENT: The tape contains NO PVC
RESISTANCE TO ACID: Highly resistant down to 2.5pH
RESISTANCE TO ALKALI: Highly resistant up to 11pH
ELONGATION: 300% (longitudinal), 350% (transverse)
TENSILE STRESS: 10 MN/m² (1.0 kN/m)
ROLL WEIGHT: Approx 4.8 kgs
DENSITY: 0.91 – 0.935 kg/m³ at 20°C
COLOUR PIGMENT: Lead‐free
CARTON QUANTITY: 4 rolls
Production and testing of the tapes utilises the following specifications
BS 5252 : 1976 - Framework for colour co‐ordination
ISO 4593 : 1993 - Plastics – film and sheeting (determination of thickness)
BS EN ISO 527‐1 : 1996 - Plastics – determination of tensile properties (part 1)
BS EN ISO 527‐2 : 1996 - Plastics – determination of tensile properties (part 2)
BS EN ISO 527‐3 : 1996 - Plastics – determination of tensile properties (part 3)
The tapes comply with the applicable parts of the following specifications:
NJUG 4 Identification of small buried mains & services
NJUG 7 Recommended positioning of utilities
NJUG 9 Guidelines on positioning & colour coding of utilities
In addition, the tapes comply with various specifications for non‐UK countries – please contact our sales team
for further information.
Custom/bespoke print available, please contact our sales team on +44(0)1732 773364 with your requirements.