501 453 RAC Full
501 453 RAC Full
501 453 RAC L

501/453/RAC/L | Ex d & Ex e | Cable Gland



The 501/453/RAC/L Cable Gland is a Group II certified double seal cable gland suitable for installation in Zone 1/21 and Zone 2/22 hazardous areas. Dual Certified ATEX/IECEx (along with many more) for use in Increased Safety (Exe), Flameproof (Exd), Restricted Breathing (ExnR) and Dust (Ext) protection concepts. Integral grounding ring suitable for single wire armour ‘W’, wire braid ‘X’ and tape armour ‘Z’. Suitable for both elastomer and plastic insulated cables, and particularly for cables with lead inner sheaths. The gland also provides an elastomeric seal on the cable inner sheath, and a low smoke, zero halogen IP and retention seal onto the cable outer sheath.

  • Metallic body construction
  • Elastomeric Exd flameproof compression seal on cable inner sheath
  • Integral electrical bond to lead inner sheath
  • Reversible Armour Clamp - For all types of armour, braid and tape
  • Patented Cable Gland Tightening Guide - Helps prevent damage caused by over tightening
  • Unique Rear Seal - Offering ultimate sealing over an extremely wide cable acceptance range
  • Available with metric or NPT entry threadforms

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Product details



Hazardous Areas Zone 1, Zone 21, Zone 2, Zone 22

Ingress Protection

  • IP66, IP67 and IP68 (30 metres for 7 days, special instructions apply) to IEC/EN 60529
  • NEMA 4X
  • Deluge Protection to DTS01


Manufactured in Brass, Nickel Plated Brass or 316L Stainless Steel

Operating Temperature

-60°C to +100 °C


Cable Glands for Group II Hazardous Areas

Certifications And Compliance

ATEX File Number

CML 19ATEX1167X CML 19.0045X


  • ATEX: CML 19ATEX1167X / CML 19ATEX4507X (Ex nR)
  • cCSAus: 1015065
  • CCC: 2020312313000313
  • DNV: TAE0000BS
  • EAC: No EA3C RU C-GB.HA91.B.00264/21
  • EQM: 20-11-27224/Q20-11-000979/NB0007
  • IECEx: CML 19.0045X / CML 21.0012X (Ex nR)
  • Inmetro: IEx 14.0272X
  • KCs: 17-KA4BO-0638X to 0640X
  • PESO: P450038
  • SONCAP: LCOGB049552-0500
  • UKEx: CML 21UKEX1161X / CML 21UKEX4133X (Ex nR)

Hazardous Rating(s)

  • Ex II 2GD Ex db eb IIC Gb
  • Ex nR IIC Gc
  • Ex tb IIIC Db
  • Class I, Zone I, AEx eb IIC Gb
  • Zone 21, AEx tb IIIC Db
  • Class I, Div.2 Groups ABCD
  • Class II Div.2, Groups EFG
  • Class III

Industry Standard(s)

  • IEC/EN 62444 (Anchorage Type B)
  • IEC/EN 60079-0, 1, 7, 15, 31
  • CSA 60079-0, 1, 7, 31
  • UL 60079-0, 7, 31
  • UL 514B
  • UL1203
  • UL2225


IK10 to IEC 62262