BSX Self-Regulating Industrial Heating Cables - Thermon

Temperature Maintenance: up to 65⁰C

Thermon BSX-Self-Regulating-Heat-Cable

Thermon BSX Self-Regulating industrial heat tracing cable is an advanced solution designed to offer unparalleled freeze protection and process temperature maintenance for a wide range of applications. This cutting-edge heating cable is engineered to safeguard metallic and nonmetallic piping, tanks, and equipment in diverse industrial settings.

The hallmark of the BSX cable lies in its self-regulating feature, which ensures dynamic heat output tailored to the surrounding conditions along the entire length of the circuit. This adaptability is particularly valuable in responding to changes in ambient temperature and varying heat loss scenarios. As the insulated pipe, tank, or equipment experiences an increase in heat loss due to dropping ambient temperatures, the BSX cable reacts by intensifying its heat output. Conversely, as the heat loss diminishes, such as when ambient temperatures rise or product flows through the system, the cable efficiently reduces its heat output.

BSX cables stand out as top-tier heating solutions that go beyond conventional freeze protection, extending their functionality to process temperature maintenance for both metallic and non-metallic components. This versatile application makes them an indispensable asset in industrial setups where maintaining optimal temperatures is crucial.

Furthermore, the BSX™ cable boasts certifications for safe use in ordinary (nonclassified) areas as well as hazardous (classified) areas, making it a reliable choice across diverse industrial environments. Its compatibility with potentially explosive atmospheres underscores its reliability in high-risk settings.

Ease of maintenance is a key advantage of the BSX cable, eliminating the need for labor-intensive steam cleaning procedures. This not only enhances operational efficiency but also contributes to cost savings over the long term.

In summary, the BSX Self-Regulating Industrial Heat Tracing Cable is a state-of-the-art solution that combines adaptive heat regulation, broad application versatility, and safety certifications to deliver unparalleled freeze protection and process temperature maintenance in industrial settings. Its user-friendly design and low-maintenance requirements make it a preferred choice for ensuring the integrity and efficiency of piping, tanks, and equipment in diverse industrial scenarios.

BSX Industrial Heating Cable Construction

  1. Nickel-plated copper bus wires (16 AWG)
  2. Radiation cross-linked semi-conductive heating matrix
  3. Radiation cross-linked dielectric insulation
  4. Tinned copper braid
  5. Polyolefin over jacket provides additional protection for cable and braid where exposure aqueous inorganic chemicals is expected.

BSX Heating Cable Specifications

  • Available watt densities
    10, 16, 26, 33 W/m @ 10°C
    3, 5, 8, 10 W/ft @ 50°F)
  • Supply voltages: 110-120 or 208-277 Vac
  • Max maintenance temperature: 65°C (150°F)
  • Max continuous exposure temperature: Power-off 85°C (185°F)
  • Minimum installation temperature: -51°C (-60°F)
  • Minimum bend radius:
    @ -15°C (5°F)10 mm (038”)
    @ -60°C (-76°F) 32 mm (125”)
  • T-rating:
    10, 16, 26 W/m (3, 5, 8 W/ft) T6 85°C (185°F)
    33 W/m (10 W/ft) T5 100°C (212°F)

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