Exios Approvals

Cable Glands for Use in Hazardous Locations or Explosion Proof Areas

Sealcon is now carrying a new Hummel Strain Relief, Cable Gland, Cord Grip built for the Hazardous Locations

  • According to the latest IECEx and ATEX standards
  • Ex-d / Ex-e
  • Zone 1, Zone 2, Zone 20, Zone 21 und Zone 22
  • Gas Groups IIA, IIB and IIC – Apparatus Group III
  • Equipment Protection Level GbDa
  • IP 68 5 bar, EN 60529
  • Temperature Range -76°F to 221°F (-60°C to +105°C)
  • Halogen- and phosphorous-free
  • Silicone Seals and O-Rings as standard

Strain Relief Fittings in all popular thread types and sizes for standard applications in hazardous locations according to EN 50014, EN 50018 and EN 50019:

  • Machine, apparatus and plant equipment
  • Measuring control and feedback systems
  • Control cabinets
  • Railroad cars and vehicles
  • Industrial installations
  • Marine
  • Off-shore
  • and in all installations where excellent performance, fire resistance and no twisting or torque of the cable are critical.


  • ATEX 95 equipment directive 94/9/EC, Equipment and protective systems intended
    for use in potentially explosive atmospheres.
  • ATEX gets its name from the French title of the 94/9/EC directive:
    Appareils destinés à être utilisés en Atmospheres Explosibles
  • The regulations apply to all equipment intended for use in explosive atmospheres,
    electrical or mechanical, including protective systems. There are two categories of
    equipment I for coal mining and II for industrial applications.
  • Once certified, the equipment is marked by the ‘CE’ (meaning it complies with ATEX
    and all other relevant directives) and ‘Ex’ symbol to identify it as approved under the
    ATEX directive.
  • Ex-d = Flameproof
  • Ex-e = Increased Safety

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