Product Announcement from Conax Technologies
Conax Technologies PL20 power lead compression seal fitting, which provides pressure/vacuum sealing of insulated lead wire, is available configured with 20 AWG Kapton®-insulated solid copper leadwire. Conax power lead glands seal up to 10,000 PSIG on 1-18 wires while providing 600 volts up to 55 amps. Power lead glands are designed for applications requiring a hermetic seal such as turbines, glove boxes, gear boxes, sterilizers and pressure/vacuum chambers.
The power lead gland features Conax-designed "soft sealant" technology for effective compression sealing against gas or liquids. PL20 glands are available with Teflon® or Grafoil® sealant and will seal up to 18 wires. The stainless steel fitting is easily installed, field adjustable and reusable. Replacement sealants are available. Thread NPT size is 1/2" or 3/4", depending on the number of wires passing through the gland. PL Glands are rated 600 volts to 9 amps.
Conax also offers an extensive selection of standard and custom-engineered wire and probe seals, in various materials and mounting styles. Cataloged assemblies are designed to seal on temperature probes, tubing and insulated conductors. Every Conax feedthrough delivers rugged, reliable service with superior performance at off-the-shelf pricing and turn-around times.