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Which Flexible Non-Metallic Conduit Should I Use?

Flexible conduit, like any other conduit, is designed to protect cables or wires from damage, abrasion, and water. When it comes to choosing the best conduit for a given application, it is important to remember that not all flexible conduits are created equal. This article will help you to decide which type of flexible conduit is right for your needs within our flexible non-metallic conduit range.


 

Our flexible non-metallic conduits are designed to be easy to install and provide excellent protection from a range of hazardous materials, making them an ideal choice for a wide range of applications. With our range of high

quality non-metallic conduits, you can be sure that your project will be protected for years to come. Let us briefly discuss the three main types of non-metallic flexible conduit , their properties, applications, and features. We will explore how each type can be used and what makes them unique.


 


Polypropylene flexible conduit is an ideal selection for both indoor and outdoor usage when budget is a factor. Its low smoke and halogen-free (LSOH) properties make it a great choice for interior installation, since halogen-free Low Smoke conduits limit the production of corrosive and toxic gases to a minimum.

In addition, the conduit is UV resistant, making it appropriate for outdoor installation. Our polypropylene range comes in many different colours, sizes and lengths. Furthermore, it’s available in non-split and split, split flexible conduit is ideal for retrofitting into existing setups where cables are already installed. Its split form allows for easy installation without the need to remove the existing cables, making it a perfect choice for application such as these.



 


Flexible Non-Metallic PVC Spiral Reinforced Conduit
Black PVC Spiral Reinforced Flexible Conduit

Our spiral reinforcement flexible conduit provides additional strength to the conduit, making it much more durable and resistant to crushing, ideal when you need a more heavier duty option. This product is also resistant to harsh environmental conditions, such as UV radiation, water, oil, and chemicals, making it ideal for both indoor and outdoor applications. Its superior strength and flexibility make it ideal for underground applications, as it can easily bend and twist around obstacles.

A major benefit to this conduit, is its smooth inner bore, this allows for quick insertion of your cables.


 

Nylon PA6 polyamide flexible conduit is the ideal choice when cables are needed to be installed within demanding environments. This range of conduit is highly durable and provides superior protection due to its ability to resist abrasion, chemicals, and impact damage. It is lightweight yet strong and has superior flexibility. This flexible conduit is also waterproof and fire-resistant, making it ideal for use in wet and hazardous areas. It is also resistant to attack from a wide range of chemicals, providing a reliable solution for use in harsh environments. In addition, its tough construction and anti-corrosive properties make it suitable for use in high-vibration environments such as marine and industrial applications.


 

They provide a secure and reliable connection between the electrical flexible conduit, the wiring and the termination point, below we briefly cover the 3 main types of

flexible conduit accessories , which will help you complete with a professional finish, we will go into more detail next time, in the mean time, why not take a look.









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