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Raxton Exe Adaptors

Raxton Exe Adaptors
provide a means of connection between dissimilar thread forms or sizes.

Certified Adaptors should be used following the basic rules in line with good engineering practice:-

EExe Type AB Hex adaptorNo more than one conversion Adaptor should be used at one time on any given cable entry. Stopping Plugs should be fitted directly into unused entries of the equipment and not into an Adaptor.

Metallic Adaptors are supplied with a hexagonal body as standard. Where space is a critical factor Adaptors with a round body can be offered the diameter is equal to the across flat dimensions of the hexagonal body. Nylon Adaptors are produced with a round body.

Exe Adaptors are supplied fitted with an ‘O’ ring to maintain the IP integrity of the installation.

Raxton Adaptors are marked with the applicable approval number and size.

Independently tested to IP68.

EExe Type AJ Round adaptorsImages shown: Type AB hex (top) and type AJM round.

SIRA (0518) 02 ATEX M207
Bureau Veritas BS EN ISO 9001:2008

Thread specification
Isometric (ISO) to BS3643:1981 and ISO 965 Pts 1 & 3
Imperial (ET) to BS31:1940 (1979)
National Pipe Thread (NPT) to ANSI/ASME:1983
British Standard Pipe (BSP) to BS21:1985
Pg to DIN 40430:1971

EExe adaptor diagramMaterials
Brass: BS2874: 1985 CZ121
Mild Steel:
BS970 PT3 230M07
Stainless Steel: BS970 PT3 316 S11
Aluminium: BS1474/1 6082 T4 or T6
Aluminium Bronze:
BS1400 1985 AB2 or BS2874:1986 CA104
Nylon: 30% Glass filled Nylon 66

Sira 10ATEX1225X
IECEx SIR 07.0010X (metallic)
IECEx SIR 12.0014X (nylon)
GOST TС С-GB.ГБ06.В00105

Raxton Metallic Adaptors are available in a variety of finishes including Nickel, Electro Zinc, Zinc Passivated, Chromatised, Electroless Nickel and Anodised.

Thread identification
A Selection Table is available as a PDF document (40KB) and identifies the standard thread variations produced and is designed to assist the user in the selection process. Click here to download.

Part numbering system
The Raxton part numbering system document is available as a 39KB PDF document.
Click here to download.

The item is classified as a component and is therefore not given a temperature rating.
Nylon temperature range: -20°C to 60°C; 'O' ring -50°C to 100°C; GF Nylon is UL rated @ H.B. @ 1.5mm