Heyco Conduit, Tubing & Fittings Flexicon Technical Specifications

Tubing and Fittings Ingress Protection

IP Ratings Guide (Ingress Protection to BS EN 60529)
1st Digit - Protection against solid objects 2nd Digit - Protection against water
0 No Protection 0 No Protection
1 Protected against objects greater than 50 mm 1 Protected against falling drops
2 Protected against objects greater than 12 mm 2 Protected against drops falling at 15°
3 Protected against objects greater than 2.5 mm 3 Low pressure spray – similar to shower head at up to 60° from vertical
4 Protected against objects greater than 1.0 mm 4 Low pressure spray – similar to shower head – from any angle
5 Ingress of dust is not totally prevented but dust does not enter in harmful quantities 5 Medium pressure jet – similar to garden hose – from any angle
6 No ingress of dust.
All Flexicon Conduit Systems provide this level of protection when used with Flexicon fittings.
6 High pressure jet – similar to fire hose – from any angle.
Standard Flexicon Conduit Systems provide this level of  protection when used with FPA fittings.
  7 Submersion at 1 meter for 30 minutes
  8 High water pressure (eg: 2 bar for 2 hours.)
  9K Steam clean, high pressure temp jet wash DIN40050