3M Direct Bury Splice Kit
3M Direct Bury Splice Kits are used to electrically connect two or more pre-stripped copper wires and moisture seal the connection for direct burial. It includes the 3M "Performance Plus" Electrical Spring Connector and a high impact, UV-resistant polypropylene tube prefilled with moisture-resistant gel. They are ideal for splicing wires and cables in irrigation and Low Voltage Lighting systems. For residential, commercial, golf, and other green industry applications.
- Rated for 600 volts.
- Bulk or Kits-of-two connectors: Each waterproof connector includes the "Performance Plus" twist-on connector (wire nut*), and a gel-filled tube.
- Water Proof and Sunlight Resistant: The DBR/Y-6 may be installed above or below ground, inside a "valve box" or buried next to a valve-in-head sprinkler or light fixture, or submerged in water
- Strain relief: The gel-filled tube includes a lid that compresses the wire insulation when closed. This applies a pressure, known as "strain relief" that keeps the connection inside the tube when the wires are pulled-upon. The connector tube includes channels for three sets of wires.
- Operating temperature: -40'F to 221F (-40C to 105C)