Liquatite® Conduit Types ATLA and LAFG are Now CSA Certified “Heavy-Duty”
ELECTRI-FLEX COMPANY, Roselle, IL, announces product Types ATLA and LAFG have passed additional testing and now conform to Annex A “Heavy-Duty” for CSA Certification. Types ATLA and LAFG join Liquatite® product Types LA, CSA, ZHLA and CBLA, and offer a variety of Heavy-Duty flexible conduits to choose from that are ideal solutions for any application. Only conduit trade sizes ½” through 4” qualify for the (HD) “Heavy-Duty” designation.
The Heavy-Duty Difference means that these conduit types passed vigorous testing, above and beyond standard CSA and UL 360 tests, and conform to C22.2 No. 56-17 Annex A “Heavy-Duty” for CSA Certification.
- Withstands greater tension force. Tested to 500 lbs. which is a 66% greater force applied versus standard CSA and UL testing.
- Superior flexibility in cold temperatures. Placed in a freezer for 4 hours, 300% longer cold exposure and then wrapped around a smaller mandrel with a 30-37% tighter bend radius.
- Stronger connector attachment. Pulling force of 350 lbs., which is 133% greater force applied versus UL testing.
- Excellent crush strength. Meets the same tough standards as UL, 1,500 – 2,000 lbs. depending on conduit diameter.
Liquatite® flexible conduits are now available in Heavy-Duty varieties for any application. Product Types LA, CSA, ZHLA, CBLA, ATLA, and LAFG offer an array of ideal market solutions, including product specialties, such as: halogen-free, low smoke, and low flame spread conduit ideal for enclosed spaces where safety may be an issue; conduit designed for high/low-temperature environments; and antimicrobial food processing flexible conduit that are a Certified Component for NSF/ANSI 169.
To learn more about The Heavy Duty Difference, watch the latest video to see these tests in action, email [email protected], or download the CSA Certified “Heavy-Duty” Conduits sales sheet at www.electriflex.com/resource-library/.