Xarex Heat Trace Kinetic (up to 250℃ / 482℉)

  1. Bus wires [Nickel-plated Copper]
  2. Conductive Core[Heating Matrix]
  3. Inner Jacket[Fluoropolymer]
  4. Metallic Braid[Tinned Copper]
  5. Outer Jacket[CT; Fluoropolymer]

The Xarex XHK Self-Regulating Heating Cable is designed for freeze protection and high process temperature maintenance of metal and non-metal pipes and vessels and equipment where steam cleaning is required.

XHK heating cable system is certified for ordinary and hazardous areas with maximum maintain temperature of 300°F(150°C) and intermittent exposure temperature of 482°F(250°C). Use of Xarex connection kits for XHK installation is required to comply with system approval, ensuring safe operation and reliable thermal performance.


Max. Intermittent Exposure Temp.
(Heating device energized or de-energized)
Max. Maintain or Continuous Exposure Temp. 300°F(150°C)
Supply Voltage 100~120 Vac, 200~277 Vac
Output Wattage 5, 10, 15, 20W/ft(16, 33, 49 ,66W/m @10℃ on pipe)
Bus Wire Gauge 16AWG
Min. Bending Radius 1.2” @70°F(30mm @20℃), 2.0” @-40°F(50mm @-40℃)
Min. Installation Temperature -60℃
Protection NEMA 4X, Type4X, IP66
Outer Jacket Color Red
Braid Coverage Minimum 80%
Braid Electrical Resistance Maximum 0.012Ω/m
Weight 155g/m (±10%)
Dimensions 13mm X 5mm (±10% tolerance)

Power output rating

Cable length according to circuit breaker


Brochures & Catalogs

Industrial Xarex Heat Tracing Cable

Xarex Self-regulating heating cable Catalog


FM Approvals US & Canada

CE Atex