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    Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Cable glands

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Withdrawn date:  25-06-2021

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    Published date:  01-01-1984

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 1828-1984 ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT FOR EXPLOSIVE ATMOSPHERES - CABLE GLANDS
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    6 - FOREWORD
    7 - SECTION 1. SCOPE AND GENERAL
    7 - 1.1 SCOPE.
    7 - 1.2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS.
    7 - 1.3 DEFINITIONS.
    7 - 1.3.1 Cable gland
    7 - 1.3.2 Flexible cable
    7 - 1.3.3 Flexible cord
    7 - 1.3.4 Sealing bush
    7 - 1.3.5 Type of protection
    7 - 1.4 GROUPING.
    8 - SECTION 2. DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND MARKING
    8 - 2.1 DESIGN
    8 - 2.1.1 General.
    8 - 2.1.2 Corrosion protection.
    8 - 2.1.3 Maintenance of electrical continuity.
    8 - 2.1.4 Maintenance of sealing properties.
    8 - 2.1.5 Glands for Group II.
    8 - 2.2 MATERIALS.
    8 - 2.3 WALL THICKNESS.
    8 - 2.4 FIT OF CABLE SHEATH.
    8 - 2.5 GLANDS WITH SEALING BUSHES.
    8 - 2.5.1 General.
    8 - 2.5.2 Properties of bush.
    8 - 2.5.3 Sealing bush.
    8 - 2.5.4 Compression of bush.
    8 - 2.6 GLANDS WITH COMPOUND SEALING.
    8 - 2.6.1 General.
    8 - 2.6.2 Sealing compound.
    8 - 2.6.3 Formation of seal.
    8 - 2.6.4 Assembly of seal.
    8 - 2.7 JOINTS.
    8 - 2.7.1 General.
    9 - 2.7.2 Screwed joints.
    9 - 2.7.3 Spigot joints.
    9 - 2.8 ATTACHMENT OF CABLES AND FLEXIBLE CORDS.
    9 - 2.8.1 Lead-alloy sheathed cable.
    9 - 2.8.2 Wire-armoured cable.
    9 - 2.8.3 MIMS cable.
    9 - 2.8.4 Rubber or PVC sheathed (unscreened) cable or cord.
    9 - 2.8.5 Metal-screened flexible cable or cord.
    10 - 2.9 GLAND ASSEMBLY.
    10 - 2.10 MARKING.
    11 - SECTION 3. TESTS
    11 - 3.1 GENERAL.
    11 - 3.2 DIMENSIONAL TESTS.
    11 - 3.2.1 Agreement with drawings.
    11 - 3.2.2 Breadth of joint surfaces.
    11 - 3.2.3 Gap between joint surfaces.
    11 - 3.2.4 Deviation from a plane surface.
    11 - 3.3 TORQUE TEST.
    11 - 3.4 TENSION FORCE TEST.
    11 - 3.5 DEGREE OF PROTECTION TEST.
    12 - 3.6 MECHANICAL PRESSURE TEST.
    12 - 3.7 IMPACT TEST.
    13 - APPENDIX A - TYPICAL CONSTRUCTION METHODS FOR CABLE GLANDS
    17 - APPENDIX B - TENSION FORCE TEST
    17 - APPENDIX C - PROOF TORQUE TEST
    17 - APPENDIX D - INFORMATION TO BE CONTAINED IN DRAWINGS OF GLAND SUBMITTED WITH AN APPLICATION FOR EXAMINATION AND TEST

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    Specifies requirements relating to the design, construction, performance and testing of cable glands for use with enclosures installed in explosive atmospheres.

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    This standard specifies requirements relating to the design, construction, performance and testing of cable glands for use with enclosures installed in explosive atmospheres. It prescribes requirements considered to be essential to secure reliability of glands in service.The tests specified herein are intended as type tests to prove a particular design for compliance with the standard.

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    Committee EL-014
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Withdrawn
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Superseded on 15 March 2004Under Revision See DR 94110

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS 3811-1998 Hard-wired patient alarm systems
    AS 2381.1-1991 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Selection, installation and maintenance - General requirements
    AS 2381.10-1995 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Selection, installation and maintenance - Equipment in combustible dust (Class II) areas
    AS 2201.1-1998 Intruder alarm systems Systems installed in client's premises
    AS 2381.2-1993 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Selection, installation and maintenance - Flameproof enclosure d
    AS/NZS 3188:1995 Approval and test specification - Terminations and glands for mineral-insulated metal-sheathed cables
    AS 2067-1984 Switchgear assemblies and ancillary equipment for alternating voltages above 1 kV
    AS 2380.2-1991 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Explosion-protection techniques Flameproof enclosure d
    AS 2381.6-1993 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Selection, installation and maintenance - Increased safety e
    AS 2989-1992 Electrical equipment for coal mines - Specific requirements for high voltage circuit-breakers and disconnectors
    AS/NZS 2843.1:2000 Timber preservation plant safety code - Plant design
    AS 1300-1989 Electrical equipment for coal mines - Bolted flame-proof cable coupling devices
    AS 1299-1993 Electrical equipment for coal mines - Flameproof restrained plugs and receptacles
    AS 2595.1-1992 Electrical equipment for coal mines - Electrical requirements for underground mining machines and accessories - Equipment for use in hazardous areas
    AS/NZS 2381.2:2006 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Selection, installation and maintenance - Flameproof enclosure d
    HB 13-2000 Electrical equipment for hazardous areas
    AS/NZS 60079.14:2009 Explosive atmospheres Electrical installations design, selection and erection (IEC 60079-14, Ed. 4.0 (2007) MOD)
    SAA HB37.2-1993 Handbook of Australian fire Standards Electrical equipment (Reconfirmed 2016)
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