Press Release Summary:
UL-listed Liquid Tight Fittings, with metric hubs, provide 35 lb of strain relief to cords, protecting from forces of push, pull, and flex. They provide IP 68 liquid-tight protection and include locknuts to secure fittings to chassis. Flexible pigtail extender prevents sharp bends and extends cable life. Straight-thru, pigtail, and right-angle styles are available. Sizes are M12, M16, M20, M25 and M40 and will accommodate cables from 1.7 to 32 mm diameter.
Original Press Release:
Heyco Liquid Tight Fittings Get Electrical Connections Straight - And Keeps Them That Way
Toms River, NJ, December, 2001- Heyco Products, Inc., an industry leader in the design and manufacture of precision, non-ferrous metal stampings and proprietary injection moldings for critical applications in electrical motor housings, has introduced its line of metric-hub straight, pigtail and right angle liquid-tight cord grip fittings.
New Product: Liquid Tight Fittings with metric hubs, in straight, pigtail and right angle styles.
Design: Heyco Products, Inc. In-House Product Design & Fabrication Team
Manufacturer: Heyco Products, Inc.
Product Applications: Heyco precision-molded Liquid Tight Fittings with metric hubs (also known as cord grips) provide 35 lbs. of strain relief protection to the cords running through them. They protect the cord from the forces of push, pull, and flex. Heyco's Liquid Tight Fittings with metric hubs are similar to standard strain reliefs, but they provide IP 68 liquid tight protection. They are sized according to the cable diameter range they accommodate. Each metric hiub fitting includes a locknut, which is used to secure the fitting to a chassis.
Product Description: Heyco Liquid Tight Fittings with metric hubs are available in straight-thru, pigtail, and right angle styles, in sizes to fit a wide range of applications. The flexible Pigtail extender prevents sharp bends and extends cable life. Metric sizes M12, M16, M20, M25 and M40 are available and will accommodate cables from 1,7 mm. to 32,0 mm. in diameter. Heyco Liquid Tight Fittings attach in seconds by simply pushing cable through the installed fitting and tightening the dome nut.
Construction & Finishes: Heyco Liquid Tight Fittings with metric hubs are molded in Heyco's own state-of-the-art U.S. plant of high- strength Type 6/6 nylon with "Buna N gland." They are resistant to salt water, weak acids, gasoline, alcohol, oil, grease, and common solvents. Heyco Liquid Tight Fittings are available in gray or black and are designed to withstand temperatures of -22° F to 212° F. Liquid Tight Fittings are UL listed and, CSA certified, have flammability rating of 94V-2, are suited for NEMA 6P enclosures, and withstand up to 70 PSI of water pressure.