Pentair Thermal Management Becomes nVent
- A New Opportunity to Spark Innovation

Your trusted brands RAYCHEM, TRACER, NUHEAT, PYROTENAX and TraceTek are now part of nVent Thermal Management.

The new company website is in development and will be launched in January 2019. Until then, we are happy to serve your information needs through our current website.

For more information on nVent:
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(currently English only)

RIM-DrainTrace (RIM-DT)


nVent RAYCHEM RIM-DrainTrace (RIM-DT) is a complete solution to trace roof drains. This high performing solution includes Raychem IceStop heating cable, connection kits and pre-cut RIM panels for a fast, reliable, and elegant system that keeps your roof drain free of snow and ice.

This turnkey solution makes heat tracing of roof drains faster, efficient and more reliable than just the exposed cable tracing. The benefits of this solution include:
  • No riveting/ roof-clips required
  • No roof penetrations required
  • No complex cable layouts on the roof
  • Concealed and mechanically protected heating cable
  • Efficient heat transfer
  • All required components included

Technical Specifications

SystemFully snap-fit system with no need for rivets/ screws/ nails/ adhesive in the field and with minimal number of assembly steps required in the field
Material selectionKynar® painted aluminum
Color selectionMatte Black
ContentsAluminum center ring with tabs, RIM-C channel panels, IceStop heat tracing cable, WPCK-R
Heat trace cable suppliedGM-1X for 120 V applications
GM-2X for 208-277 V applications
DimensionsInner size of center ring: 14 inches
RIM-C Channel panel length: 24 inches


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