TE Connectivity RBK X1C

December 15, 2020

TE Connectivity X Series Heat Shrink Processor

Your Heat Shrink Processing Has a New X Factor

TE Connectivity heat shrink tubing is designed for rugged reliability in the harshest environments when properly applied. Their X Series of heat shrink processing equipment is engineered with features that bring an X factor to both your quality and production performance.

When it comes to sealing wire bundles, splices and ring tongue terminals, The TE RBK X1C processor with automatic centering technology delivers the high performance you need, and the quality demanded for extreme applications.

Automatic Centering Capability
Improve quality with programmable splice sensors that electronically verify wires are accurately positioned and automatic arms, which push the tubing into alignment over the splice prior to heating

Flexible for Your Production Needs
Suited for low volume/high mix production, the semi-automatic RBK X1C can process a range of tubing with diameters up to 19mm and lengths up to 60mm

Traceability at Your Fingertips
Optional bar code scanner and data collection software helps you maintain traceability in the chain

Ease of Use
Features an easy touch screen interface. Plus, its communication capability with an upstream ultrasonic welder allows the time and temperature to be automatically set without operator intervention


  • Automatic centering capability
  • Flexibility for low volume/high mix production
  • Compact format with touchscreen interface
  • Custom tooling fixture for ring terminal/stub splices
  • Traceability with barcode scanning
  • Reliable MES (Manufacturing Execution System) capability
  • Compatibility with ultrasonic welding systems
  • Tubing diameter (max): Up to 19 mm
  • Tubing length (max): Up to 60 mm