PX2KX-US | Class I, Div 1 & 2 | AEx e, AEx d, AEx nR, AEx ta | Hazardous Location Barrier Cable Gland For all types of Braided & Tape Armoured Cables

Globally Approved, Hazardous (Classified) Location Barrier Cable Gland

• Metal-to-metal armour clamping
• Direct & remote installation
• Integral protected deluge seal
• Compound barrier type flameproof seal
• Controlled outer ‘load retention’ seal
• Unique OSTG prevents overtightening
• Integral protected deluge seal
• Disconnectable, union feature design
• -76°F to 185°F
• Globally marked, UL, cCSAus, IECEx & ATEX
• EMC tested
• As standard in nickel plated brass with NPT thread form
• Once any cable inner sheath/bedding has been removed, the RapidEx liquid resin barrier seals directly around the internal cable cores, completely eliminating any risk of coldflow on all cable types

† Grooved Cone (X) is predominantly used for Wire Braid (e.g. GSWB, TCWB), Steel Tape Armour (STA, DSTA) and Aluminium Strip Armour (ASA) but is also suitable for Single Wire Armour (SWA), Aluminium Wire Armour (AWA) and Pliable Wire Armour (PWA) if the range is outside that of the Stepped Cone (W).

Note: Grooved Cone (X) dimensions shown in the Cable Gland Selection Table below are for a double wire strand of braid armour cables. Tapes can also be doubled over. For cables that have only a single layer of armour such as SWA the clamping range should be used as shown in the table below.

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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
Electrical Classifications * Category B (Category A when used with braid, tape or pliable wire armour cables)
ATEX Certificate CML 18ATEX1325X, CML 18ATEX4317X
Code of Protection II 2G, II 1D, Ex db IIC Gb, Ex eb IIC Gb, Ex ta IIIC Da,
II 3G Ex nR IIC Gc, IM2 Ex db I Mb, Ex eb I Mb
Compliance Standards EN 60079-0,1,7,15,31
IECEx Certificate IECEx CML 18.0182X
Code of Protection Ex db IIC Gb, Ex eb IIC Gb, Ex nR IIC Gc, Ex ta IIIC Da, Ex db I, Ex eb I
Compliance Standards IEC 60079-0,1,7,15,31
cCSAus Certificate (20s16 - 100) 2288626
CSAus Code of Protection*** Class I, Div. 1, 2 Groups A, B, C and D; Class II, Div. 1, 2 Groups E, F and G; Class III, Div. 1, 2; Type 4X: Oil Resistant II:
Class I, Zone 1 AEx d IIC Gb, AEx e IIC Gb, Class I, Zone 2 AEx nR IIC Gc,
Class I, Zone 20 AEx ta IIIC Da
cCSA Code of Protection*** Class I, Div. 1, 2 Groups A, B, C and D; Class II, Div. 1, 2 Groups E, F and G; Class III, Div. 1, 2; Type 4X: Oil Resistant II:
Ex d IIC Gb, Ex e IIC Gb, Ex nR IIC Gc, Ex ta IIIC Da
Compliance Standards CAN/CSA-C22.2 No 0,18,25,30,94,174, CAN/CSA-E60079-0,1,7,15,31 CAN/
CSA-E61241-1-1 Part 1-1, ANSI/UL 514B Ed 5, ANSI/UL 50 Ed 11, ANSI/UL 2225 Ed 4,
UL Certificate (20s16 - 90) E201187
Code of Protection Class I Div 1,2, Groups A,B,C,D, Class II Div 1,2, Groups E,F,G
Compliance Standards UL 2225, CSA C22.2 No 174
EAC Certificate (Formerly GOST R, K & B) TC RU C-GB.AA87.B.00487
UkrSEPRO CU 19.0371X
CCOE / PESO (India) Certificate P444949
CCC Certificate 2020322313003190
INMETRO Approval TÜV 12.2073X
RETIE Approval 03866
Marine Approvals LRS: 01/00172, DNV: TAE00000Y, ABS: 20-LD1948801-PDA, BV: 43180/A1BV
Ingress Protection Rating** IP66, IP67 & IP68
Deluge Protection Compliance DTS01 : 91
NEMA Rating** NEMA 4X**
Cable Gland Material Electroless Nickel Plated Brass, Copper Free (<0.4%) Aluminium, Stainless Steel
Seal Material CMP SOLO LSF Halogen Free Thermoset Elastomer / Epoxy Barrier Compound
Cable Type Braid Armoured Shipboard cable and all IEC Braid Cables***
Armour Clamping Detachable Compound Tube / Cone & AnyWay Universal Clamping Ring
Sealing Technique Unique CMP ‘LRS’ Outer Seal (Load Retention Seal)
Sealing Area(s) Inner Compound Barrier & Outer Sheath
Optional Accessories Locknuts, Earth Tags, Serrated Washers, Entry Thread Seals, Shrouds,Ingress Discs
Optional Installation Tools Spanners

Note: * Mechanical & Electrical Classifications applied as per IEC 62444 & EN 62444
** When CMP installation accessories are used. Refer to Maintaining a Seal for further information.
***Where the cable is permitted by code (NEC and/or CEC)
**** IP68 tested to a minimum depth of 30 metres for 12 hours, alternate depths / durations can be provided upon request

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Combined Ordering Reference (*Nickel Plated Brass NPT) Available Entry Threads 'C'
(Alternative Metric Thread Lengths Available)
Number of CoresDiameter Over Conductors
Cable Bedding Diameter 'G'Overall Cable Diameter 'B'Armor Range
Grooved Cone (X)
Across Flats 'D'Across Corners 'D'Protrusion Length 'F'ShroudCable
Gland Weight (oz)
SizeTypeOrdering SuffixNPTNPT
Thread Length (NPT) 'E'MinMax
32PX2KX1RA5331"1 ¼"M320.98380.930.940.931.340.020.051.811.992.95PVC1120.11
40PX2KX1RA5341 ¼"1 ½"M401.01591.
50SPX2KX1RA5351 ½"2"M501.03891.441.451.391.840.020.062.362.603.03PVC1831.75
50PX2KX1RA5362"2 ½"M501.061151.611.631.592.
63SPX2KX1RA5362"2 ½"M631.061151.891.881.802.340.020.062.953.253.14PVC2349.03
63PX2KX1RA5372 ½"3"M631.571152.
75SPX2KX1RA5372 ½"3"M751.571402.362.372.322.840.020.063.543.903.42PVC2873.72
75PX2KX1RA5383"3 ½"M751.631402.532.532.633.
90PX2KX1RA5393 ½"4"M901.691402.972.983.003.560.030.064.504.954.02PVC32130.87
100PX2KX1RA5393 ½"4"M1001.692003.293.383.393.990.
*Note : For material options please change the suffix in the ordering reference ; Brass (no suffix required), Nickel Plated Brass “5” (as standard), 316 Grade Stainless Steel “4”, Copper Free Aluminum “1”
For NPT options please change the following digits after the material suffix ; ½” = 31, ¾” = 32, 1” = 33, 1 ¼” = 34, 1 ½” = 35, 2” = 36, 2 ½” = 37, 3” = 38, 3 ½” = 39, 4” = 310 (Brass requires prefix “0”)
Examples: 32PX2KX1RA534 = Nickel Plated Brass 1 ¼” NPT, 50SPX2KX1RA035 = Brass 1 ½” NPT, 25PX2KX1RA432 = Stainless Steel ¾” NPT, 20PX2KX1RA5 Nickel Plated Brass M20
Dimensions in inches unless otherwise stated
Cable Gland SizeAvailable Entry Threads 'C'
(Alternative Metric Thread Lengths Available)
Number of CoresDiameter Over Conductors
Cable Bedding Diameter 'G'Overall Cable Diameter 'B'Armor Range †
Grooved Cone (X)
Across Corners 'D'Across Flats 'D'Across Corners 'D'Protrusion Length 'F'Combined Ordering Reference
(*Nickel Plated Brass NPT)
Gland Weight (Kgs)
Thread Length (NPT) 'E'SizeTypeOrdering Suffix
321'1 ¼'M3224.93823.623.923.634.00.51.346.050.574.932PX2KX1RA533PVC110.57
401 ¼'1 ½'M4025.75930.030.227.940.40.51.555.160.574.940PX2KX1RA534PVC150.80
50S1 ½'2'M5026.28936.636.835.346.70.51.559.966.077.050SPX2KX1RA535PVC180.90
502'2 ½'M5026.98940.941.440.453.10.51.570.177.077.050PX2KX1RA536PVC211.19
63S2'2 ½'M6326.911548.047.745.759.40.51.574.982.679.863SPX2KX1RA536PVC231.39
632 ½'3'M6339.911553.654.154.665.80.51.580.088.180.363PX2KX1RA537PVC251.41
75S2 ½'3'M7539.914059.960.258.972.10.51.589.999.186.975SPX2KX1RA537PVC282.09
753'3 ½'M7541.414064.364.366.878.50.51.5100.1110.088.475PX2KX1RA538PVC302.54
903 ½'4'M9042.914075.475.776.
1003 ½'4'M10043.920085.685.986.1101.30.81.5127.0139.7114.0100PX2KX1RA5310LSF334.81
Dimensions displayed in millimeters unless otherwise stated

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