A2e100 | Ex eb, Ex nR, Ex ta | Explosive Atmosphere Cable Gland For all types of Unarmoured & Braided Cables

Internationally Approved, Explosive Atmosphere Cable Gland

• Complies 100% with IEC 60079-0 cable retention requirements
• No external cable clamping required
• No special conditions for safe use
• Displacement type seal
• Deluge protected
• -60°C to +130°C
• Internationally marked, IECEx & ATEX
• 10mm thread lengths available upon request (sizes 32 and below)
• Ingress protection disc available on request

Design Specification BS 6121:Part 1:1989, IEC 62444, EN 62444
Mechanical Classifications* Impact = Level 8, Retention = Class B
Enclosure Protection IK10 to IEC 62262 (20 joules) Brass & Stainless Steel only
ATEX Certificate CML 18ATEX3309, CML 18ATEX4311
UKEX Certificate "CML 21UKEX3244,CML 21UKEX4248"
Code of Protection II 2G Ex eb IIC Gb, II 1D Ex ta IIIC Da
II 3G Ex nR IIC Gc, I M2 Ex eb I Mb
Compliance Standards EN 60079-0,7,15,31
IECEx Certificate IECEx CML 18.0174
Code of Protection Ex eb IIC Gb, Ex ta IIIC Da, Ex nR IIC Gc, Ex eb I Mb IP66, IP67, IP68
Compliance Standards IEC 60079-0,7,15,31
CCC Certificate 2020322313003177
SANS MS-XPL21804 21.0004
Marine Approvals DNV: TAE00000Y,
Ingress Protection Rating ** IP66, IP67 & IP68**
Deluge Protection Compliance DTS01 : 91
Cable Gland Material Brass, Electroless Nickel Plated Brass, Stainless Steel, Aluminium
Seal Material CMP SOLO LSF Halogen Free Thermoset Elastomer
Cable Type Unarmoured & Braided
Sealing Technique CMP Unique Displacement Seal Concept
Sealing Area(s) Cable Outer Sheath
Optional Accessories Locknuts, Earth Tags, Serrated Washers, Entry Thread Seals, Shrouds, Ingress Discs
Optional Installation Tools Spanners

* Mechanical & Electrical Classifications applied as per IEC 62444 & EN 62444
** Refer to Maintaining a Seal for further information on Ingress Protection Ratings

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Cable Gland SizeAvailable Entry Threads 'C'
(Alternate Metric Thread Lengths Available)
Overall Cable Diameter 'A'Across Flats 'D'Across Corners 'D'Protrusion Length 'F'Combined Ordering Reference
(*Brass Metric)
ShroudCable
Gland Weight
(Ozs)
StandardOption
MetricThread Length (Metric) 'E"NPTThread Length (NPT) 'E'NPTMinMaxMaxMaxSizeTypeOrdering Suffix
16M160.59---0.130.310.941.041.3716A2E1001RAPVC042.47
20S16M200.59½'0.78¾'0.130.310.941.041.2020S16A2E1001RAPVC042.82
20SM200.59½'0.78¾'0.260.440.941.041.2620SA2E1001RAPVC042.47
20M200.59½'0.78¾'0.280.531.061.171.4120A2E1001RAPVC052.82
20LM200.59½'0.78¾'0.340.551.061.171.3520LA2E1001RAPVC052.82
25M250.59¾'0.801'0.450.771.421.561.5925A2E1001RAPVC095.64
25LM250.59¾'0.801'0.550.791.421.561.5725LA2E1001RAPVC095.64
32M320.591'0.981 ¼'0.751.001.611.781.5232A2E1001RAPVC106.70
32LM320.591'0.981 ¼'0.801.041.611.781.4032LA2E1001RAPVC106.70
40M400.591 ¼'1.011 ½'0.981.271.972.171.5340A2E1001RAPVC138.82
50SM500.591 ½'1.032'1.221.502.172.381.6350SA2E1001RAPVC1511.64
50M500.592'1.062 ½'1.401.732.362.601.8050A2E1001RAPVC1812.35
63SM630.592'1.062 ½'1.631.962.783.061.7063SA2E1001RAPVC2119.75
63M630.592 ½'1.573'1.902.162.953.251.7263A2E1001RAPVC2319.40
75SM750.592 ½'1.573'2.132.443.313.641.7975SA2E1001RAPVC2625.75
75M750.593'1.633 ½'2.412.673.313.641.9375A2E1001RAPVC2620.46
90M900.943 ½'1.694'2.623.154.254.682.6090A2E1001RAPVC3160.32
100M1000.943½"1.694"2.993.504.845.332.84100A2E1001RALSF3379.72
115M1150.944'1.735'3.393.855.255.782.67115A2E1001RALSF3496.65
130M1300.945'1.84-3.824.526.006.603.19130A2E1001RALSF35143.57
Dimensions are displayed in inches unless otherwise stated
Cable Gland SizeAvailable Entry Threads 'C'
(Alternate Metric Thread Lengths Available)
Overall Cable Diameter 'A'Across Flats 'D'Across Corners 'D'Protrusion Length 'F'Combined Ordering Reference
(*Brass Metric)
ShroudCable
Gland Weight
(Kgs)
StandardOption
MetricThread Length (Metric) 'E"NPTThread Length (NPT) 'E'NPTMinMaxMaxMaxSizeTypeOrdering Suffix
16M1615.0---3.28.024.026.434.916A2E1001RAPVC040.07
20S16M2015.0½'19.9¾'3.28.024.026.430.420S16A2E1001RAPVC040.08
20SM2015.0½'19.9¾'6.511.224.026.431.920SA2E1001RAPVC040.07
20M2015.0½'19.9¾'7.013.527.029.735.820A2E1001RAPVC050.08
20LM2015.0½'19.9¾'8.714.027.029.734.320LA2E1001RAPVC050.08
25M2515.0¾'20.21'11.519.536.039.640.425A2E1001RAPVC090.16
25LM2515.0¾'20.21'14.020.036.039.639.925LA2E1001RAPVC090.16
32M3215.01'25.01 ¼'19.025.541.045.138.532A2E1001RAPVC100.19
32LM3215.01'25.01 ¼'20.226.341.045.135.532LA2E1001RAPVC100.19
40M4015.01 ¼'25.61 ½'25.032.250.055.038.840A2E1001RAPVC130.25
50SM5015.01 ½'26.12'31.038.255.060.541.450SA2E1001RAPVC150.33
50M5015.02'26.92 ½'35.644.060.066.045.850A2E1001RAPVC180.35
63SM6315.02'26.92 ½'41.549.970.577.643.363SA2E1001RAPVC210.56
63M6315.02 ½'39.93'48.254.975.082.543.663A2E1001RAPVC230.55
75SM7515.02 ½'39.93'54.061.984.092.445.475SA2E1001RAPVC260.73
75M7515.03'41.53 ½'61.167.984.092.449.075A2E1001RAPVC260.58
90M9024.03 ½'42.84'66.679.9108.0118.866.090A2E1001RAPVC311.71
100M10024.03½"42.84"76.089.0123.0135.372.2100A2E1001RALSF332.26
115M11524.04'44.05'86.097.9133.4146.767.9115A2E1001RALSF342.74
130M13024.05'46.8-97.0114.9152.4167.681.1130A2E1001RALSF354.07
Dimensions are displayed in millimetres unless otherwise stated

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