Hazardous Area Connectors | Amphe-EX Series | Cable Gland Selection

Hazardous Area ConnectorsAmphenol Glands

amphe-ex cable gland selection

The following table enables the selection and specification of the correct type of hazardous area connector from the Amphenol Amphe-EX range – should you require any technical support or advice please do not hesitate to contact us.

➡ Connector shell sizes 9 and 11 can only accept A1 type cable glands.

➡ Connector shell size 13 can only accept A1, A2 and A-type cable glands.

EEx d Cable Gland SizeUnarmoured Cable
No Deviation if Unarmoured 
Armoured & Sheathed Cable-BSArmoured & Sheathed with Reduced Bore
Under ArmourStandard Outer DiameterO.D-Reduced
MinMaxMinMaxMinMaxMinMax
A1.1575 (4.0).3307 (8.4).1339 (3.4).3307 (8.4).3543 (9.0).5315 (13.5).2638 (6.7).4055 (10.3)
A2.2835 (7.2).4606 (11.7).2835 (7.2).4606 (11.7).4528 (11.5).6299 (16.0).3701 (9.4).4921 (12.5)
A.3780 (9.6).5512 (14.0).3701 (9.4).5512 (14.0).6102 (15.5).8307 (21.1).4724 (12.0).6929 (17.6)
B.5315 (13.5).7874 (20.0).5315 (13.5).7874 (20.0).7992 (20.3)1.079 (27.4).6614 (16.8).9409 (23.9)
C.7677 (19.5)1.035 (26.3).7677 (19.5)1.035 (26.3)1.051 (26.7)1.339 (34.0).9134 (23.2)1.201 (30.5)

 

Amphenol EX-20 gland

Amphenol EX-20 Cable Gland

Amphenol EX-20 hazardous area cable glands provide a seal on both the inner and outer sheath and an entry thread seal with a universal armour clamp.

Connector Back End Cable Glands

Amphenol EX-35 Cable Gland

The Amphenol EX-35 cable glands provide a single pull resistant seal on the outer sheath of unarmoured cable.

Amphenol Connectors

Explosion Proof & Hazardous Area Connectors | ATEX | IECEx

Hazardous Area Connectors EX Zone 1 & Zone 2

Thorne & Derrick International, also distribute the Marechal range of power, signal and control connectors and plug/socket assemblies with ATEX Certification.