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Prysmian BICON Excel Plus Deluge Proof Cable Gland (493AB Series)

Product overview

Prysmian BICON Excel Plus Deluge Proof Cable Gland (493AB Series) is a brass indoor and outdoor cable gland for use in hazardous locations. Universal Gland suitable for use with braid, tape and steel wire armoured cables.

Prysmian 493AB Features

  • Brass indoor and outdoor cable gland for use in hazardous areas.
  • Suitable for circular cables with braid, tape or wire armour and extruded polymeric bedding and oversheath.
  • Achieves IP67 and deluge proof (DTS01:1991) seal onto cable and to enclosure with suitable sealing washer or thread sealant.
  • Three part armour lock provides mechanical cable retention and electrical continuity.
  • Diaphragm inner seal compatible with soft bedding materials that may be subject to ‘cold-flow’.
  • Suitable for most climatic conditions – weatherproof, waterproof and deluge proof.
  • Standard and Nickel plated versions available.

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 Sira01ATEX1032X.
  • Service temperature range -20°C to +90°C.
  • CSA Certified Ex d IIC & Ex e II, CSA Enclosure Type 4X, AEx d IIC & AEx e II, NEMA 4X.

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.

For more information on Prysmian BICON Excel Plus Deluge Proof Cable Gland (493AB Series), please consult Datasheet below.

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Technical Data

Design Reference (Standard) Design Reference (Nickel Plated) Size (Metric) Under Armour Min Ø (A) Under Armour Max Ø (A) Overall Ø (B) Min Overall Ø (B) Max Max Armour Thickness Entry Thread (D) Thread Length (E) Protrusion Length (F)  Hexagon A/F (G) Hexagon A/C (H)
493AB-51 493AB-51V 16 4 9 8 16 1.25 M16 x 1.5 15 73 25.7 28.7
493AB-71 493AB-71V 20SS 4 9 8 16 1.25 M20 x 1.5 15 73 25.7 28.7
493AB-52 493AB-52V 20S 7 12 9 16 1.25 M20 x 1.5 15 68 27.8 31.8
493AB-53 493AB-53V 20 8 14.4 11.5 21 1.25 M20 x 1.5 15 76 33 36.9
493AB-55 493AB-55V 25 10.5 20.2 18.5 27.5 1.6 M25 x 1.5 15 76 37.6 42.2
493AB-56 493AB-56V 32 15.5 26.5 21 34 2 M32 x 1.5 15 86 47.2 53.6
493AB-57 493AB-57V 40 23 32.5 31 41.5 2 M40 x 1.5 15 90 56.4 61.5
493AB-59 493AB-59V 50 28.5 44.5 36 52.5 2.5 M50 x 1.5 15 111 70 77.2
493AB-61 493AB-61V 63 44 56.5 50 65.5 2.5 M63 x 1.5 15 112 80 87.4
493AB-63 493AB-63V 75 53 68.5 59 78 2.5 M75 x 1.5 15 130 98.8 109.2

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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 Sira01ATEX1032X.
  • Service temperature range -20°C to +90°C.
  • CSA Certified Ex d IIC & Ex e II, CSA Enclosure Type 4X, AEx d IIC & AEx e II, NEMA 4X.
Excel Plus Ex d IIC - Ex e II Deluge Proof Cable Gland 493AB Series technical

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.