Cable Glands simplify terminations.

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Brass CAPRI® series glands, for indoor and outdoor use, terminate steel-wire armor, steel-wire braid, and steel-tape cable with only one gland. Suitable for use with CENELEC-certified equipment in Zone 1 or 2 hazardous areas, products offer nickel-plate finish, flameproof seal on inner sheath of cable, weatherproof seal on outer sheath, and IP68 ingress protection. Glands are available with metric or NPT entry threads and fit cables with inner sheath diameter of 4-82 mm.

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Cooper Crouse-Hinds® Offers CAPRI Series Brass Cable Glands

SYRACUSE, NY- Cooper Crouse-Hinds® now offers its new CAPRI® series brass cable glands. Only one gland is required to terminate steel wire armour, steel wire braid or steel-tape cable.

Now gland selection and installation is simple when dealing with CENELEC certified equipment in Zone 1 or 2 hazardous areas. Used indoors or outdoors, they offer a standard nickel plate finish, a flameproof seal on the inner sheath of the cable and a weatherproof seal on the outer sheath. In addition they have IP68 ingress protection, a neoprene bushing temperature range of -40° to 100° C and an optional earthing washer for use with lead sheath cable.

The CAPRI® series is available with metric or NPT entry threads and fits cables with an inner sheath diameter of 4mm to 82 mm. They have ratings of EEx e II, EEx d IIB, and EEx d IIC>2000cm3. The series is compliant with CENELEC standards EN50014, EN50018 and EN50019 and meet the ATEX directive.

For more information about CAPRI® series brass cable glands or other Cooper Crouse-Hinds enclosures designed for hazardous areas visit your local Cooper Crouse-Hinds distributor or call, write or e-mail: Cooper Crouse-Hinds at (315) 477-5531, P.O. Box 4999, Syracuse, New York 13221, or visit the Web site at In Canada, call (905) 507-4187.

Cooper Crouse-Hinds, a division of Cooper Industries, Inc. is a diversified worldwide manufacturer of electrical products meeting light and heavy industrial applications with fittings, enclosures, motor controls, industrial lighting, plugs, receptacles and intrinsically safe equipment for abusive, hazardous and corrosive environments and a complete line of commercial products for commercial construction requirements.

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