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Alpha X – Ex cable gland for non-armoured cables

 

AlphaXFeatures

  • Nickel plated brass, 304 and 316 stainless steel
  • ISO and NPT sizes
  • Suitable for non-armoured cables
  • Ex II 2GD
  • Increased safety Ex e IIC Gb and Ex tb IIIC Db
  • Explosion proof Ex d IIC Gb
  • Also suitable for industrial and underwater applications
  • Protection class options: IP66 (dust tight and water jet proof) or IP68 (underwater tested)
  • Temperature rating -40ºC to +100ºC (Neoprene seal) and -60ºC to + 180ºC (Silicone seal)
  • Gland accessories including, earth tags, fibre and sealing washers, cable shrouds and lock nuts.
  • Dimensions: from M16 x 1.5 to M110 x 2.0 and NPT 3/8” to 4”

Certification

IMQ08ATEX021X

Ex protection type (EN 50018/IEC 60079-1 and EN 50019/IEC 60079-7)

Ex II 2GD

Ex e IIC Gb

Ex tb IIIC Db

Ex d IIC Gb

Ingress protection levels

IP66 and 68 (EN 60529/IEC 60529)

Ambient temperature

-40ºC to +100ºC (Neoprene seal) and -60ºC to + 180ºC (Silicone seal)

Description

CE-TEK’s metallic glands are available as Nickel plated brass and stainless steel variations.

CE-TEK’s next generation cable glands meet the latest EN 60079-0:2009 standards for hazardous area application. This group comprises of three ranges – Alpha X, Gamma X and Delta X in nickel plated brass and stainless steel, rated to IP66 as standard and IP68 as an option. Temperature ranges are -40ºC to +100ºC with neoprene seals and -60ºC to +180ºC with silicone seals.

Alpha X (Ex d IIC, Ex e IIC Gb, Ex tb IIIC Db, and Ex II 2GD) sizes from M16 to M110 and NPT 3/8” to 4” for non-armoured cables.

Article ISO Thread Article NPT Thread Clamping Range Thread length mm
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KU01BPM16 M16 x 1.5 KU01BPN38 NPT 3/8” 3.0 12.0 16.0
KU1BPM20 M20 x 1.5 KU1BPN12 NPT ½” 3.0 12.0 16.0
KU12BPM20 M20 x 1.5 KU12BPN12 NPT ½” 10.0 16.0 16.0
KU2BPM25 M25 x 1.5 KU2BPN34 NPT ¾” 10.0 18.0 16.0
KU23BPM25 M25 x 1.5 KU23BPN34 NPT ¾” 14.0 20.0 16.0
KU3BPM32 M32 x 1.5 KU3BPN100 NPT 1” 14.0 24.0 16.0
KU34BPM32 M32 x 1.5 KU34BPN100 NPT 1” 22.0 28.0 16.0
KU4BPM40 M40 x 1.5 KU4BPN114 NPT 1 ¼” 22.0 32.0 18.0
KU45BPM40 M40 x 1.5 KU45BPN114 NPT 1  ¼” 26.0 34.0 18.0
KU5BPM50 M50 x 1.5 KU5BPN112 NPT 1 ½” 26.0 35.0 18.0
KU56BPM50 M50 x 1.5 KU56BPN112 NPT 1 ½” 35.0 44.0 18.0
KU6BPM63 M63 x 1.5 KU6BPN200 NPT 2” 35.0 45.0 18.0
KU67BPM63 M63 x 1.5 KU67BPN200 NPT 2” 46.0 56.0 18.0
KU7BPM75 M75 x 1.5 KU7BPN212 NPT 2 ½” 46.0 62.0 20.0
KU78BPM75 M75 x 1.5 KU78BPN212 NPT 2 ½” 60.0 70.0 20.0
KU9BPM90 M90 x 2.0 KU8BPN300 NPT 3” 60.0 75.0 20.0
KU910BPM90 M90 x 2.0 KU810BPN300 NPT 3” 75.0 85.0 20.0
KU10BPM100 M100 x 2.0 KU10BPN400 NPT 4” 75.0 85.0 20.0
KU11BPM110 M110 x 2.0 KU11BPN400 NPT 4” 85.0 95.0 20.0
Technical data (Extract) (For detailed information please click here)

Protection class

IP 66 and 68 (EN 60529/IEC 60529)

Dimensions

see data sheet

Material

Nickel Plated Brass, 304 or 316 Stainless Steel

Weight

see data sheet

Resistance

Impact resistance – see data sheet

Documentation

Alpha X Data Sheet – Ex non armoured cable glands

Declaration of Conformity

Customer requirements

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