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Capri ADE-6FC - Armored compound barrier cable gland

The Capri ADE-6FC is a widely approved cable gland for use with armored cables and includes a compound barrier. 

Suitable for IEC IIC gas groups and NEC Class 1 Div 1 installations and with many cable types the Capri ADE-6FC offers a range of materials and thread options to cover all requirements.

Available as gland only or in pre-packed kit form for ease of ordering. Refer to our ADE Gland Accessories for further matching accessories.

Protection Type
Flameproof Ex db, Increased Safety Ex eb, Restricted Breathing Ex nR, Dust Ex tb
ENGINEERED COMPOUND
Provides a barrier seal between insulated cores
Area Classification
Zones 1 and 2, Groups I, IIA, IIB and IIC Zones 21 and 22, Groups IIIA, IIIB and IIIC Class I, Division 1 and 2, Groups A, B, C and D Class I, Zone 2, AEx de II, Ex de II

Cable types

Protection category

Other certificates: Inmetro, CCoE, KOSHA, EAC, NEPSI & SABS.

Shipping applications: ABS, BV, DNV & Lloyds.

Red deluge seal

Easy and clear identification for "compound inside" aids inspection and sign off.

Full IP performance of the cable gland to comply with deluge test, salted environment and offshore application prevents armour corrosion

Close of the ADE-6FC deluge seal

Universal Armour Clamping

The armour cage system is designed to secure and lock in place cable armour. All cable types assembled into one gland with no requirement to reverse components.

Designed and certified for use in the most severe environments

The Capri ADE- 6FC is the best solution for extreme operating temperatures from -60°C to +80°C. The seal material on Eaton's Capri ADE series of cable glands has been carefully formulated to achieve optimal performance. Rated to IP66 and IP68 the Capri ADE-6FC is dust-tight and can withstand being completely submerged in water continuously.

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Functions of the Capri ADE-6FC cable gland

3D graphic of the Capri ADE-6FC
Sealing of cable conductors on the Capri ADE-6FC
1. Sealing of cable conductors with compound barrier seal.
Deluge seal on the Capri ADE-6FC
2. Deluge performance to avoid water ingress through the thread. 
Universal clamping design on the Capri ADE-6FC
3. Universal clamping design for earthing and bonding of armour shield. Provides mechanical strength and is suitable for all armour shield types, with no requirement to reverse components that may introduce risk of incorrect installation. Fully inspectable.
IP Sealing on the Capri ADE-6FC
4. Specifically formulated elastomer for IP sealing on the outer sheath of the cable. 
External cable clamping on the Capri ADE-6FC
5. (Optional) Additional external cable clamping for strain relief. 

View Eaton's full range of Capri ADE hazardous areas cable glands

New to the range? View our Capari ADE series overview to find out more about the range and view a cross-comparison featuring certification and function options.

Capri - over 60 years expertise and knowledge

For over 60 years, Capri has been known as a world-class solution in electrical termination for industrial and hazardous applications. Today, alongside Redapt and Raxton it continues to be at the forefront of innovation in the market.
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