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MiniTracer (MTF)

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Product Features


MiniTracer (MTF) is a constant wattage cable that can be used for freeze protection and temperature maintainance of pipework and vessels.  It has a maximum temperature of 200°C (392°F).

MiniTracer (MTF) is particularly suited to applications requiring longer circuit lengths than those available for MicroTracer(EMTF).

MiniTracer (MTF) has Factory Mutual (IEEE) approval for use in non-hazardous and hazardous areas.

MiniTracer (MTF) can be cut-to-length at site to match exact piping lengths  without any complicated design considerations.

MiniTracer (MTF) has a fluoropolymer outer jacket (MTF-CF) and so offers excellent corrosion resistant properties.

The installation of MicroTracer (EMTF) is quick and simple and requires no special skills or tools. Termination, splicing and power connection components are all provided in convenient kits. See Product, Application and Documentation Links below.

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Fluoropolymer Outer Jacket
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Product Specification

Maximum Withstand Temperature 200°C (392°F)

MiniTracer (MTF) is available in 6.5, 13, 23, 33 and 50 W/m outputs as illustrated on the graph to the right.  The graph shows the nominal power output at 230V when installed on insulated metal pipes.  Click on the graph to see a larger version.

  Maximum Withstand Temperature 200°C (392°F)
  Maximum Energised Temperature 190°C (374°F)
See Workpiece Temperature table
  Power Supply 208 - 277, 110 - 120 VAC
  Cable Dimensions 10.8 x 6.7 mm
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Nominal power output  against pipe temperature
  Minimum Installation Temperature -40°C (-40°F)
  Minimum Bending Radius 35 mm
  Weight kg/100m 15 kg
  Cable Gland Thread Size M20


Maximum Circuit Length (m) 
115V 230V
  6.5MTF 106   212  
  13MTF 75   150  
  23MTF 66   113  
  33MTF 47   94  
  50MTF 38   76  
For 10% volt drop variation
Approvals and Certification
EU DoC Minitracer, MTF
Product and Application Datasheets
MTF Datasheet
Design Installation & Maintenance Guide

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