ATEX Approved M8/M12 Connectors

These ATEX Certificated IP65/67 M8 and M12 male and female connectors are designed to meet the mechanical and environmental requirements of EC Directive CEE 94/9/CE – Atex

Description

Description

These ATEX 94/9/CE servo connectors from In2Connect are available as field attachable units with solder or screw contacts.

Based on the M8 and M12 threaded coupling connector ranges these field attachable HTP connectors have been designed and manufactured to meet customers’ stringent individual requirements for environmental, electrical and mechanical conditions, whilst conforming to EC Directive | Direttive CEE 94/9/CE – Atex. They are available in axial M8 format with a plastic housing and in M12 as axial or right angled with plastic or metal body shell.

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Key Features

Key Features

  • Installation size – M8 and M12 x 1
  • No of contacts – M8 = 3, 4 | M12 = 4, 5, 8 and 12
  • Compact, Robust design
  • M8 = plastic shell | M12 in plastic or metal shell
  • Water resistant up to IP67 (IEC 60529)
Specifications

Specifications

Materials

  • Contact – Brass
  • Contact plating – Gold
  • Contact carrier – Nylon 66
  • Housing – Nylon 66 + 15% glass fibre colour Black or Nickel plated brass
  • Coupling nut material – Nickel plated brass
  • O-Ring – NBR

Electrical

  • Current Rating – to IEC 61076-2-101: M8 = 3 Amps max. (M8 solder) | 4 Amps (M8 screw) | M12 = 4, 5 pole 4Amps / 8 pole 2Amps / 12 pole 1.5Amps
  • Rated voltage – to IEC 61076-2-101: M8 = 60 V AC/DC max. | M12 = 250V x 4, 60V x 5, 30V x 8 and 12 poles
  • Insulation resistance – 100m @ 500VDC

Mechanical

  • Degree of protection – up to IP 67 (IEC 60529)
  • Mating cycles – IEC 61076-2-101
  • Cable outlet – M8 = 3.5 to 5mm | M12 = Gland PG7
  • Conductor size max – M8 = 0.25 mm (solder) | 0.50 mm (screw) | M12 = 0.75 mm

Environmental

  • Temperature range – M8 = 25 to 70C | M12 plastic = -20 to 85C | M12 metal = -20 to 90C

Marking

  • M12 = Ex II 2G IIC T6 Gb Ex II 2D Ex tb IIIC T85C Db IP65/IP67
  • M8 = Ex II 2G IIC T6 Gb  IP55/IP5
  • Certificate number edit by CEC, notified Body number 1131 – CEC 13 ATEX 139 X
Applications

Applications

These ATEX Certified M12 connectors from In2Connect are designed to meet IP65/IP67. These connectors have a wide variety of applications and can be found in many Ex industry sectors for use with proximity switches, sensors and interconnection in potentially explosive environmental conditions.

Ex: apparatus intended to be installed in an hazardous location

Gb = equipment protection for use in Zone 1 and 2 for Class II/Division 2 Group Gb applications

2G Gas type II Subdivision C – Hydrogen and Acetylene

2D Dust type III Subdivision C – Conductive dust, tb = dust ignition protected by enclosure

Temperature Class T6 = 85C | T85C: maximum surface temperature

Db: equipment protection for use in dust zone 21 and 22

Downloads

Downloads

Download M12-ATEX-Connectors Data sheet here M8_M12 ATEX