UL Type LFMC Splash Zone Liquid Tight Conduit

Description

  • NSF 169 Component for ‘splash zones’ in food production areas
  • NSF 169 Component Special Purpose Food Equipment and Devices
  • PVC jacket inhibits bacteria growth – color white
  • Ease of cleaning/sterilization using bleach – no degradation of jacket
  • Flexible rugged moisture, oil & sunlight resistant PVC jacket
  • Hot dipped zinc galvanized low carbon steel core
  • Excellent temperature range
  • UL® bonding strip 3/8” – 1 ¼” for grounding

Applications

  • Food equipment & other devices associated with food production
  • NSF 169 Component compliant
  • For use in “splash zones” contiguous to food production – wash down areas
  • PVC jacket does not promote the growth of bacteria
  • Meat packing, restaurants, food processing, poultry packing, pharmaceutical facilities

Construction

The Type UL® Liquidtight Flexible Steel Conduit shall be formed from a zinc coated galvanized low carbon steel strip having a uniform width and thickness. The construction shall be in accordance with UL® 360 and NSF 169 Component. The finished Type LFMC dimensions shall be in accordance with Table 5.1 of UL® 360.

Description

PVC jacket inhibits bacteria growth – color white*, NSF 169 Component. Rugged moisture, oil and sunlight resistant polyvinyl chloride (PVC) jacket shall be applied directly over the flexible metal conduit with a wall thickness in accordance with Tabe 4.1 of UL® 360. May be cleaned without degradation to the jacket with bleaching agents.

Temperature Rating

  • 80°C/176°F Dry
  • 60°C/140°F Wet
  • 70°C/158°F Oily
  • –30°C/–22F° Low temperature

References & Ratings

  • UL® 360 File E26540
  • NSF 169 Component
  • NEC 250, 350, 390, 501.10(B)(2)(3), 502.10(A)(2)(2), 502.10(B)(2)(2),503.10(A)(3)(2), 503.10(B), 504.20, 553.7(B), 600.13(A), 600.32(A)(1),
    610.11(C), 620.21(A)(1)(c)(2), 620.21(A)(2)(a), 620.21(A)(2)(d)(2), 620.21(A)(3)(a), 620.21(A)(4)(2), 620.21(B)(1), 620.21(C)(1), 645.5(E)(2), 680.42(A)(1), 682.13, 690.31(A), 695.6(D), 695.14(E)

Markings

The surface of the outer jacket shall be clearly marked with a legible print legend in compliance with UL® 360, CSA C22.2 No. 56 and NSF 169 Component.

Performance Tests

In accordance with UL® 360 and CSA C 22.2 No. 56, the completed UL® Liquid-Tuff Liquidtight Flexible Conduit shall meet all of the performance requirements outlined below

UL® Performance Tests

  • Physical Properties
  • Original Tensile and Elongation
  • Air Oven Aging Test
  • Oil Immersion Test
  • Deformation
  • Tension
  • Flexibility (Room and Low Temperature)
  • Vertical Flame
  • Room Temperature Impact
  • Secureness of Fittings
  • Mechanical Water Absorption
  • Moisture Penetration Test
  • Durability of Ink
  • Sunlight Resistance
  • Crush Test
Product CodeTrade Size (inches)Trade Size (mm)Coil Length (feet)Approx. Weight/100 feet (pounds)Over Conduit (min/max)Over Jacket (min/max)Internal Diameter (min/max) inchesBend Radius (inches)
SZ01-30-003/812100240.594/0.6140.690/0.7100.484/0.5042
SZ02-30-001/216100310.732/0.7650.820/0.8400.622/0.6423.25
SZ03-30-003/421100490.930/0.9601.030/1.0500.820/0.8404.25
SZ04-30-00127100791.201/1.2261.290/1.3151.041/1.0666.5
SZ05-24-001 1/435501031.540/1.5701.630/1.6601.380/1.4108
SZ06-24-001 1/241501091.735/1.7701.865/1.9001.575/1.6009
SZ07-24-00253501462.180/2.2152.340/2.3752.020/2.04511.12
NOTE: All dimensions and weights are subject to normal manufacturing tolerances.