Cable Connector Shield

Cable connector shield

 Cable connector shields 4955 – 4956

Easy connector shielding without replacing the whole connector

These sleeves can create a more continuous connection where cable shields are interrupted.

They can be mounted afterward and are very flexible not only in lengths and the bending but also in diameter. For extra strength these can be clamped with cable clamps, tiewraps.

When you want the connection water tight, you can cover these with shrinking sleeves.


  • In any size, diameter or length
  • Conical version available to also create bigger steps in diameter
  • Also possible with inside high flexible copper strips for higher currents

Standard sizes ∅

Diameter rangePart number
2-4 mm4955-2
4-8 mm4955-4
8-12 mm4955-8
12-16 mm4955-12
16-20 mm4955-16
20-24 mm4955-20
24-30 mm4955-24
30-40 mm4955-30
40-60 mm4955-40

*Larger diameters on request

From 16 mm diameter and on the sleeves can be reinforced with 0.12 mm copper strips. These strips are stuck on the inside of the sleeve, but on special order other connection parts are available.

The elasticity of the diameter is about 1:2, please take care that the strips need some initial contact force. The best is to send the cable assembly to us so that we can check the right fitting or contact our technical staff.


These cable connector shields can be made in any desired length. You can specify the length at the end of the part number. For example, to have a quotation for Cable connector shields with a diameter of 8 mm and a length of 50 mm you can specify the part number as follows: 4955-8-50

4955 series Cable connector shield used to shield a plastic connector. The Cable connector shield is connected to the shield beneath the black plastic cable jacket with a 4703 Amucor tape.
4955 series Cable connector shield used to shield a microphone against EMI

Technical details

MaterialSilver plated 76% Nylon 24% elastic fiber fabric
StretchAll directions
Silver coating99.9% pure
Surface resistivity<0.5 Ohm/sq. (unstretched)
Shielding Effect30- 60 dB in range 30 MHz – 20 GHz
Resistance<0.15 ohm /sq. (unstretched) between the shields based on optimal compression
Temperature range-30 to 90 °C
Material thickness0.40 mm
4956 – Conical cable connector shields series

The Conical sleeve is for connecting the braiding of the shield to bigger diameters, like connectors, receipticals, tubes or housings. This shield taper to create an optimal shield between 2 different diameters.

Standard sizes ∅

Begin diameterEnd diameterPart number
2-4 mm8-12 mm4956-2-8
4-8 mm12-16 mm4956-4-12
8-12 mm16-18 mm4956-8-16
12-16 mm22-25 mm4956-12-22
16-20 mm25-30 mm4956-16-25
20- 24 mm28-32 mm4956-20-28
24- 30 mm35-40 mm4956-24-35
30- 40 mm50-55 mm4956-30-50
40- 60 mm70-75 mm4956-40-70
Larger diameters on request

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