FrostGuard - Roof and Gutter De-Icing


nVent RAYCHEM FrostGuard for Roof and Gutter De-Icing

RAYCHEM FrostGuard energy-efficient preassembled heating cable offers an easy-to-use solution to prevent ice buildup and the damage it can cause.

120 V FrostGuard kits, featuring a lighted plug and 6-ft power cord, are available in these lengths:

FG1-6P 6 ft
FG1-12P 12 ft
FG1-18P 18 ft
FG1-24P 24 ft
FG1-36P 36 ft
FG1-50P 50 ft
FG1-75P 75 ft
FG1-100P 100 ft

Key benefits:

  • Easy to design and install; simply fix to the roof, gutters and downspouts, and plug into the GFI-protected electrical supply.
  • Can be used on roofs made from all types of materials, including shake, shingle, rubber, tar, wood, metal and plastic
  • Safe: no overheating possible: even when overlapped or closely spaced
  • Energy-efficiency through self-regulating technology
  • Ideal for smaller jobs such as roof and gutter de-icing on porches and overhangs
  • Maintenance-free: no moving parts

Note: 30-mA equipment or 5-mA personnel ground-fault protection must be used on each FrostGuard heating cable branch circuit.

Technical Specifications

Nominal Power 8 W/ft @ 32°F (0°C)
Voltage 120 V for heating cable kit with lighted plug
Max. Exposure Temperature 150°F (65°C)
Approvals cCSAus
Accessories H913, H914, H915


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