ATEX Rated Cable Entry Systems
For use in potentially explosive atmospheres, icotek offers a wide range of cable entry systems for zones G (gas) and D (dust) in equipment group II, category 2, certified to the ATEX directive.
The icotek cable entry systems comply with the EU Directive 94/9/EC (ATEX) for equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres of zones 1 and 21.For application in Ex atmospheres, cable inserts (finding use in various icotek ATEX products) can only be purchased in grey (RAL 7035).
The ATEX directive 94/9 EC regulates:
- Product approval
- Conformity procedure (consisting of EC type-examination, quality control and EC declaration of conformity)
- CE marking of conformity for equipment and protective system