Model Railway Forum banner
1 - 1 of 1 Posts

·
Administrator
Joined
·
10,037 Posts
In my experience heat shrink tubing shrinks by about 50%. I use a hairdryer on it's hottest setting, use the nozzle attachment and hold it close to the tubing. I don't think I've ever needed to use it for as long as two minutes, maybe 30 seconds?

I buy my heat shrink from Farnell by mail order. They sell several different starting diameters and I think publish the technical specifications as well.

Hope this helps

David
 
1 - 1 of 1 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top