Skip to Primary Navigation Skip to Site Navigation Skip to Main Content All Site Map

3M™ Better Buried Closure Kit with Encapsulant

3M(TM) Better Buried Closure Kit
3M(TM) Better Buried Closure Kit
3M™ Better Buried Closures are rigid body splice closures designed for direct burial. When filled with 3M™ High-Gel Re-enterable Encapsulating Compound 8882, the closure can be re-entered for splice re-work.
It is suggested to use 3M™ Scotchlok™ Connectors and 3M™ MS² ™/ 3M™ 710 Modules along with the Better Buried Closures. This kit includes all necessary components and encapsulant for inline branch and butt configurations. Kit Contents: 3M™ Scotchlok™ Shield Bond Connectors 4460-D or 4462-FN, 3M™ Better Buried Sleeve Kits, 3M™ High Gel Re-enterable Encapsulant 8882, Hose Clamps, Scotch® All Weather Telephone Vinyl Plastic Tape 88T, 3M™ Scotchcast™ Spacer Web 4430 (for re-entry only), DR Tape, Sheath scuff material, Scotch® Linerless Rubber Splicing Tape 130C, 3M™ Scotchcast™ Pair Saver 4458 or 4458W, Scotch® Rubber Splicing Tape 23, 3M™ Scotchcast™ Strain Relief Bar Kits 4465 or 4465-L, B Sealing Tape, Bonding Braid, 3M™ Better Buried End Caps, Funnel, Closure Body.
Need Help?

Questions? We can help

Contact Us


Product Resultsvar modelsTxt="Product Results";

Product Options 

5 Results (Displaying results 1-5)
Part Number3M IDClosure SizeCover LengthMaximum Splice Bundle Diameter
BB2X12-8882/HIGHGEL806111478202 x 12 Inch12 Inch2.00 Inch
BB2X24-8882/HIGHGEL806111478382 x 24 Inch24 Inch2.00 Inch
BB3X24-8882/HIGHGEL806111478463 x 24 Inch24 Inch3.00 Inch
BB4X24-8882/HIGHGEL806111478534 x 24 Inch24 Inch4.00 Inch
BB5X26-8882/HIGHGEL806111478615 x 26 Inch26 Inch5.00 Inch
5 Results (Displaying results 1-5)



 Applications‎‎ Buried
 Approx. Compound Included Mass‎‎ 3000 Gram,‎ 7200 Gram,‎ 4500 Gram,‎ 1200 Gram,‎ 600 Gram
 Approx. Compound Included Volume‎‎ 1320 Milliliter,‎ 660 Milliliter,‎ 5000 Milliliter,‎ 3300 Milliliter,‎ 8300 Milliliter
 Closure Length End to End‎‎ 28 Inch,‎ 30 Inch,‎ 16 Inch
 Closure Size‎‎ 5 x 26 Inch,‎ 3 x 24 Inch,‎ 4 x 24 Inch,‎ 2 x 24 Inch,‎ 2 x 12 Inch
 Connector Type‎‎ Discrete
 Cover Length‎‎ 26 Inch,‎ 24 Inch,‎ 12 Inch
 Encapsulant Included‎‎ Yes
 Encapsulated‎‎ Yes
 Encapsulation Method‎‎ Gravity Pour
 End Cap Diameter - Multiple Entry Port #1‎‎ 1.60 Inch,‎ 1.20 Inch,‎ 2.00 Inch,‎ 2.40 Inch
 End Cap Diameter - Multiple Entry Port #2‎‎ 1.50 Inch,‎ 1.80 Inch,‎ 1.00 Inch,‎ 0.70 Inch
 Flame Retardant‎‎ No
 Indoor/Outdoor‎‎ Outdoor
 Length (Metric)‎‎ 700 mm
 Maximum Cable Pair Count‎‎ 200 Pair,‎ 400 Pair,‎ 600 Pair,‎ 300 Pair,‎ 100 Pair,‎ 50 Pair,‎ 25 pair
 Maximum Discrete Pair Count‎‎ 200 Pair,‎ 300 Pair,‎ 100 Pair,‎ 50 Pair,‎ 25 pair
 Maximum Modular Pair Count‎‎ 200 Pair,‎ 400 Pair,‎ 600 Pair,‎ 100 Pair,‎ 50 Pair
 Maximum Splice Bundle Diameter‎‎ 5.00 Inch,‎ 3.00 Inch,‎ 2.00 Inch,‎ 4.00 Inch
 Maximum Splice Opening - Double Sheath (Inner)‎‎ 16.00 Inch,‎ 14.00 Inch
 Maximum Splice Opening - Double Sheath (Outer)‎‎ 19.00 Inch,‎ 17.00 Inch
 Maximum Splice Opening - Single Sheath‎‎ 5.00 Inch,‎ 19.00 Inch,‎ 17.00 Inch
 Product Type‎‎ Closure Kit
 Re-enterable‎‎ Yes
 RUS Listed‎‎ Yes/BA
 Solution for‎‎ Access Network: xDSL,‎ Long-haul/Metro Loop Network: Outdoor
 Trademark‎‎ 3M
 Width (Metric)‎‎ 250 mm