Type AGS Above Grade Splice Kit consists of a standard AMS splice/reducer and a heavy wall heat-shrink sleeve. The AMS Splice is dual rated for use with aluminum and copper conductors and are constructed from high strength, tin plated aluminum that provides low contact resistance and reduces the effects of galvanic corrosion. Connector is installed with common installation tools. The heavy wall heat shrink sleeve is lined with adhesive material, providing a positive seal against moisture egress. Heat shrink sleeve is installed with standard propane torch, or electric heat gun.