Cable Gland
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The main functions of the Cable Gland are to act as a sealing and terminating device to ensure the protection of electrical equipment and enclosures, including the provision of: Environmental protection – by sealing on the outer cable sheath, excluding dust and moisture from the electrical or instrument enclosure.

Cable glands are mechanical cable entry devices. They are used throughout a number of industries in conjunction with cable and wiring used in electrical instrumentation and automation systems. Cable glands may be used on all types of electrical power, control, instrumentation, data and telecommunications cables

 

Type

Industry

Test / standards/ Approval

Industrial Cable Glands

Armoured and compression cable glands are designed for power generation, mining, industrial, construction, rail, defence and marine industries.

BS/EN/IEC 62444 /SANS 1213:2017 /BS 6121/ EN 50262/ LS0H/ IP 68/ Marine certified

Protective Earth Glands

Designed for MV and HV installations where an external protective connection with low resistance from the gland to earth is needed

IEC 62444 

EMC Glands

Designed primarily to be used with cables that are EMC compatible.

EN 55011 and EN 55022 EMC standards for Class B radiation emissions.

Hazardous Group II, III Glands

Hazardous areas

ATEX, IECEx,