New conduit hose fitting protects cable and single wires in tough environments
Subs & Systems
Binder’s HEC Series 696 circular connector series now comprises a protective conduit hose fitting for applications where cables and single wires are required to be protected when situated in harsh environments.
When fitted the conduit hose protects to IP68/IPX9K and, according to the company, it can be retrofitted to existing installations when required. It can be utilised with both HEC 696 cable connectors and panel mount connectors. The fitting comprises of a hose seal, pressing screw and securing clip.
The connector series is designed for many applications in 'difficult' environments. It is waterproof, dustproof and will withstand pressure washing. With a robust polyamide construction, the series provides a fast and secure three-point, quarter turn bayonet locking system which the company says is good for more than 1000 mating cycles.
The series can be fitted with 4+PE, 8 (4+3+PE) and 12 silver plated crimp contacts rated from 3A to 32A at 60V to 600V.