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Prysmian BICON A2EX Cable Gland Kit - PVC Shroud (KM494 Series)

Product overview

Prysmian BICON A2EX Cable Gland Kit – PVC Shroud (KM494 Series) is a brass indoor and outdoor cable gland for use in hazardous locations. Suitable for use with circular unarmoured & braided cables.

Prysmian KM494 Features

  • Brass indoor and outdoor cable gland for use in hazardous areas.
  • Suitable for circular Unarmoured cables with extruded oversheath.
  • Fitted with silicone rubber low smoke, zero halogen seal.
  • Achieves IP66, IP68 (1 bar) and deluge proof (DTS01:1991) seal onto cable and to enclosure with suitable sealing washer or thread sealant.
  • Suitable for most climatic conditions – weatherproof, waterproof and deluge proof.
  • Standard and Nickel plated versions available.
  • Full installation instructions supplied.
  • Sizes 32 and above shall only be used for fixed installations.
  • In addition, the user/ installer should ensure that the cables are adequately clamped.

Technical Data

  • Certified II 2GD, Ex e II & Ex d IIC under ATEX directive 94/9/EC.
  • Atex Compliance Standards: EN 60079-0, EN 60079-1, EN 60079-7, EN 61241-0, EN 61241-1.
  • Certificate number Sira99ATEX1086X.
  • IECEx Compliance Standards: IEC 60079-0, IEC 60079-1, IEC 60079-7, IEC 61241-0, IEC 61241-1.
  • Certificate number IECEx SIR 10.0069X.
  • Service temperature range -50°C to +200°C.
  • UL Classified in accordance with IEC 60079-0, IEC 60079-1, IEC 60079-7, IEC 61241-0, IEC 61241-1.
  • UL Listed for use in Class 1, Zone 0, 1 and 2 hazardous locations for Canada.

Additional Information

May be used in:

  • Zones 0 , 1 & 2 with Ex ia IIA , B & C equipment.
  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex ib IIA , B & C equipment.
  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex e II equipment.
  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex p II equipment.
  • Zone 2 with Ex nA II equipment.
  • Zones 21 & 22 with Ex tD II equipment.

Where the cable is effectively filled, may also be used in:

  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex d IIC equipment not containing a source of ignition & with a volume less than 2000 cm3.
  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex d IIA & Ex d IIB equipment not containing a source of ignition & with any volume.
  • Zone 1 with Ex d IIA & Ex d IIB equipment containing a source of ignition & with a volume less than 2000 cm.
  • Zone 2 with Ex d IIA & Ex d IIB equipment containing a source of ignition & with any volume.
  • Zone 2 with Ex nR II equipment.

Kit Contents

  • A2EX Gland
  • Brass Locknut
  • Nylon Sealing Washer
  • PVC Shroud
  • (2 per kit up to and including 25mm size)

For more information on Prysmian BICON A2EX Cable Gland Kit – PVC Shroud (KM494 Series), please consult Datasheet below.

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Technical Data

Design Reference (Standard) Design Reference (Nickel Plated) Size Qty per Kit Cable Diameter Ø (B) mm Min Cable Diameter Ø (B) mm Max Entry Thread (D) Thread Length (E) Protrusion Length (F) Hexagon A/F (G) Hexagon A/C (H)
KM494-51 KM494-51V 16 2 3.5 8.5 M16 x 1.5 15 36 22 24.9
KM494-71 KM494-71V 20SS 2 3.5 8.5 M20 x 1.5 15 36 22 24.9
KM494-52 KM494-52V 20S 2 8.0 11.5 M20 x 1.5 15 36 22 24.9
KM494-53 KM494-53V 20 2 8.0 16.0 M20 x 1.5 15 34 25.7 28.7
KM494-55 KM494-55V 25 2 11.5 21.0 M25 x 1.5 15 44 33 36.9
KM494-56 KM494-56V 32 1 18.5 27.5 M32 x 1.5 15 38 37.5 42.2
KM494-57 KM494-57V 40 1 24.0 34.0 M40 x 1.5 15 46 47.2 53.6
KM494-59 KM494-59V 50 1 31.0 41.0 M50 x 1.5 15 44 56.4 61.5
KM494-61 KM494-61V 63 1 40.0 52.5 M63 x 1.5 15 61 70 77.2
KM494-62 KM494-62V 75S 1 52.5 58.0 M75 x 1.5 15 46 80 87.4
KM494-63 KM494-63V 75 1 54.5 65.5 M75 x 1.5 15 66 80 87.4

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Technical Information

  • Certified II 2GD, Ex e II & Ex d IIC under ATEX directive 94/9/EC.
  • Atex Compliance Standards: EN 60079-0, EN 60079-1, EN 60079-7, EN 61241-0, EN 61241-1.
  • Certificate number Sira99ATEX1086X.
  • IECEx Compliance Standards: IEC 60079-0, IEC 60079-1, IEC 60079-7, IEC 61241-0, IEC 61241-1.
  • Certificate number IECEx SIR 10.0069X.
  • Service temperature range -50°C to +200°C.
  • UL Classified in accordance with IEC 60079-0, IEC 60079-1, IEC 60079-7, IEC 61241-0, IEC 61241-1.
  • UL Listed for use in Class 1, Zone 0, 1 and 2 hazardous locations for Canada.
A2EX Ex d IIC Ex e II Cable Gland Kit (PVC) KM494 Series techncal

Kit Contents

  • A2EX Gland
  • Brass Locknut
  • Nylon Sealing Washer
  • PVC Shroud
  • (2 per kit up to and including 25mm size)

Additional Information

May be used in:

  • Zones 0 , 1 & 2 with Ex ia IIA , B & C equipment.
  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex ib IIA , B & C equipment.
  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex e II equipment.
  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex p II equipment.
  • Zone 2 with Ex nA II equipment.
  • Zones 21 & 22 with Ex tD II equipment.

Where the cable is effectively filled, may also be used in:

  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex d IIC equipment not containing a source of ignition & with a volume less than 2000 cm3.
  • Zones 1 & 2 with Ex d IIA & Ex d IIB equipment not containing a source of ignition & with any volume.
  • Zone 1 with Ex d IIA & Ex d IIB equipment containing a source of ignition & with a volume less than 2000 cm.
  • Zone 2 with Ex d IIA & Ex d IIB equipment containing a source of ignition & with any volume.
  • Zone 2 with Ex nR II equipment.