Press Release Summary:
Featuring push and twist Adaptalok ATS fittings with NPT threads, PADL Nylon corrugated tubing system provides liquid-tight performance to IP68, and requires no tools for assembly. Non-metallic Mechanical Protection Tubing (NMPT) solution, suited for protecting cables in HVAC applications, comes in 5 sizes from Â½ to 1Â¼ in. with range of straight and 90Â° NPT thread fittings. Material is halogen-free and self-extinguishing.
Original Press Release:
Adaptaflex Introduces New Dual Standard UL 1696 Nylon Tubing System
The first flexible Non-metallic Mechanical Protection Tubing (NMPT) dual listed (CUS) to the new, UL-1696 is now available from Adaptaflex, a world leader in flexible conduit system technology.
Offering considerable benefits over liquid tight flexible metallic conduit, the new PADL Nylon corrugated tubing system provides liquid tight performance, utilizing easy to use push and twist fittings and requires no tools for assembly.
An extremely cost-effective solution to cable protection, the new system is lightweight and easy to handle, offers lower installed costs, has much greater flexibility than metallic conduit systems and is ideal for HVAC applications.
Having achieved CUS certification via the CSA test house, there are five sizes available from ½" to 1¼" with a range of straight and 90° NPT thread fittings to suit all application requirements.
Significant to the PADL system is the combination of Nylon flexible corrugated tubing and the easy to use, push and twist, Adaptalok ATS fittings with NPT threads. In use the system gives instant liquid tight performance to IP68, 4 bar, which exceeds the ingress protection required for the majority of industrial and machinery applications. These fittings, offer the equivalent of NEMA6 and NEMA6P, protection once the installation is complete.
Ideal for use on machinery, machine tool, process pant and production equipment, the products have a low fire hazard capability the material being halogen free, with low toxicity, low smoke and is self-extinguishing.
The new PADL range of conduit and fittings feature in the latest Adaptaflex Cable Management Solutions catalogue along with a full range of metallic and non-metallic UL recognized and compliant products for the US market that offer NPT threads and liquid tight performance. Copies of the catalogue are available from Adaptaflex Cable Management Products c/o 1005, N.Commons Drive, Aurora, Illinois 60504. Tel: (630) 723 0470. Fax: (630) 851 7744. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.adaptaflex.com .