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Prysmian BICON Excel Plus Flameproof Gland 493NE Series

Product overview

Prysmian BICON Excel Plus Flameproof Gland 493NE Series is a brass indoor and outdoor cable gland for use in hazardous areas. Suitable for all armor and braided sheathed cables, plastic & rubber jacketed, extruded bedded cables, inclusive of IEEE 45 type P shipboard cables.

 

KEY FEATURES

  • Excel Plus Ex d IIC & Ex e II deluge proof gland.
  • Brass indoor and outdoor cable gland for use in hazardous areas.
  • Suitable for circular cables with braid, tape or wire armor and extruded polymeric bedding and oversheath.
  • Fitted with silicone rubber low smoke, zero halogen seal.
  • Achieves IP67 and deluge proof (DTS01:1991) seal onto cable and to enclosure with sealing washer or thread sealant.
  • Three part armor 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.
  • Certified II 2GD, Ex e II & Ex d IIC under ATEX directive 94/9/EC.
  • Certificate number Sira01ATEX1032X.
  • Service temperature range -20°C to +90°C.
  • CSA [C/US] certified Ex d IIC & Ex e II, CSA Enclosure Type 4X, AEx d IIC & AEX e II, NEMA 4X.
  • Full installation instructions supplied.

 

Excel Plus Flameproof Gland 493NE 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, it 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 cm3.
  • 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.

 

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Technical Data

Gland Reference Cable Dimensions  Gland Dimensions Weight 
Design Reference (Unplated) Design Reference (Fully Plated) Hub Size NPT (D) Basic Metric Under Armor Ø (A) Overall Ø (B) Max Armor Wire (C) Hub Length (E) Protrusion Length (F) Hexagon A/F (G) Hexagon A/C (H) lbs
Min Max Min Max
495NE-03 495NE-03V ½" 16 0.157" 0.354" 0.315" 0.630" 0.049" 0.54" 2.87" 1.01" 1.13" 0.40
495NE-04 495NE-04V ½" 20S 0.276" 0.472" 0.354" 0.630" 0.049" 0.54" 2.68" 1.10" 1.25" 0.42
495NE-08 495NE-08V ¾" 20 0.315" 0.567" 0.453" 0.827" 0.049" 0.55" 2.99" 1.30" 1.45" 0.55
495NE-14 495NE-14V 1" 25 0.413" 0.795" 0.728" 1.083" 0.063" 0.69" 2.99" 1.48" 1.66" 0.69
495NE-20 495NE-20V 1 ¼" 32 0.610" 1.043" 0.827" 1.339" 0.079" 0.71" 2.39" 1.86" 2.08" 1.17
495NE-27 495NE-27V 1 ½" 40 0.906" 1.280" 1.220" 1.634" 0.079" 0.73" 3.54" 2.22" 2.49" 1.76
495NE-32 495NE-32V 2" 50 1.122" 1.752" 1.417" 2.067" 0.098" 0.77" 4.37" 2.76" 3.04" 2.67
495NE-38 495NE-38V 2 ½" 63 1.732" 2.224" 1.969" 2.579" 0.098" 1.14" 4.41" 3.15" 3.44" 3.35
495NE-45 495NE-45V 3" 75 2.087" 2.697" 2.323" 3.071" 0.098" 1.20" 5.12" 3.89" 4.30" 5.25

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