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Prysmian BICON Excel Plus Deluge Proof Cable Gland Kit (KA493 Series)

Product overview

Prysmian BICON Excel Plus Deluge Proof Cable Gland Kit (KA493 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 KA493 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.

Kit Contents

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

For more information on Prysmian BICON Excel Plus Deluge Proof Cable Gland Kit (KA493 Series), please consult Datasheet below.

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Technical Data

Design Reference (Standard) Design Reference (Nickel Plated) Size (Metric) Qty per Kit 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)
KA493-51 KA493-51V 16 2 4 9 8 16 1.25 M16 x 1.5 15 73 25.7 28.7
KA493-71 KA493-71V 20SS 2 4 9 8 16 1.25 M20 x 1.5 15 73 25.7 28.7
KA493-52 KA493-52V 20S 2 7 12 9 16 1.25 M20 x 1.5 15 68 27.8 31.8
KA493-53 KA493-53V 20 2 8 14.4 11.5 21 1.25 M20 x 1.5 15 76 33 36.9
KA493-55 KA493-55V 25 2 10.5 20.2 18.5 27.5 1.6 M25 x 1.5 15 76 37.6 42.2
KA493-56 KA493-56V 32 1 15.5 26.5 21 34 2 M32 x 1.5 15 86 47.2 53.6
KA493-57 KA493-57V 40 1 23 32.5 31 41.5 2 M40 x 1.5 15 90 56.4 61.5
KA493-59 KA493-59V 50 1 28.5 44.5 36 52.5 2.5 M50 x 1.5 15 111 70 77.2
KA493-61 KA493-61V 63 1 44 56.5 50 65.5 2.5 M63 x 1.5 15 112 80 87.4
KA493-63 KA493-63V 75 1 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 Kit KA493 Series technical

    Kit Contents

    • Excel Plus Gland
    • Brass Earth Tag
    • 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.