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

Product overview

Prysmian BICON Excel Plus NPT Deluge Proof Cable Gland (493NE 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 493NE 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 for Excel Plus NPT Deluge Proof Cable Gland 493NE series.
  • *NPT Threaded glands are supplied as glands only.
  • **Other NPT sizes are available upon request.

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 NPT Deluge Proof Cable Gland (493NE 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)
493NE-03 493NE-03V ½"-16 4 9 8 16 1.25 ½" NPT 15.5 73 25.7 28.7
493NE-06 493NE-06V ¾"-20SS 4 9 8 16 1.25 ¾" NPT 16.4 73 27.9 32.1
493NE-04 493NE-04V ½"-20S 7 12 9 16 1.25 ½" NPT 15.5 68 27.8 31.8
493NE-07 493NE-07V ¾"-20S 7 12 9 16 1.25 ¾" NPT 16.4 68 27.8 31.8
493NE-08 493NE-08V ¾"-20 8 14.4 11.5 21 1.25 ¾" NPT 16.4 76 33 36.9
493NE-14 493NE-14V 1"-25 10.5 20.2 18.5 27.5 1.6 1" NPT 19.5 76 37.6 42.2
493NE-20 493NE-20V 1¼"-32 15.5 26.5 21 34 2 1¼" NPT 20.5 86 47.2 53.6
493NE-27 493NE-27V 1½"-40 23 32.5 31 41.5 2 1½" NPT 21 90 56.4 63.1
493NE-32 493NE-32V 2"-50 28.5 44.5 36 52.5 2.5 2" NPT 22 111 70 77.2
493NE-38 493NE-38V 2½"-63 44 56.5 50 65.5 2.5 2½" NPT 32.5 112 80 87.4
493NE-45 493NE-45V 3"-75 53 68.5 59 78 2.5 3" NPT 33.5 130 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 (NPT) Ex d IIC - Ex e II Deluge Proof Cable Gland 493NE 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.