CMP Products is a leading specialist manufacturer of Cable Glands, Cable Connectors and associated accessories, used extensively for power, control, lighting and instrumentation cable applications in connection with IEC and NEC cables.
Having the widest portfolio of Cable Gland products to meet every kind of situation imaginable, CMP offers a variety of solutions for use in Marine, Explosive and Non Explosive (Industrial) Atmospheres.
CMP design and produce Cable Glands with Ex d/Ex e Zone 1, Zone 2, Zone 21 & Zone 22 Approvals for use in Gas Group IIC environments under CENELEC & IEC Area Classification rules.Additionally Cable Connectors for NEC Classified Explosive Atmospheres Locations, are available for Class I, II & III, Divisions 1 & 2, where Gas Groups A, B, C, D and Dust Groups E, F & G are present.International Explosive Atmospheres Approvals are held from SIRA, CEPEL/Inmetro, CSA, UL, GOST, NEPSI, TUV, and CIDET. In addition Marine Classification Society Approvals from Lloyds, DNV & ABS are also held.
The main functions of the cable gland are listed briefly as follows :-
- Cable Glands may provide environmental protection by sealing on the outer cable sheath, excluding dust and moisture from the electrical or instrument enclosure.
- Cable Glands may facilitate earth continuity in the case of armoured cables, when the cable gland has a metallic construction.
- Cable Glands may provide a holding force on the cable to en-sure adequate levels of cable pull out resistance.